MH Equipment Recognized as Hyster Dealer of Distinction

Peoria, Ill. (March 7, 2023) – MH Equipment is pleased to announce its recognition by Hyster Company with the 2022 Dealer of Distinction award. This annual award recognizes top-performing dealers across the country that drives their organizations to the highest level of sales and service performance.

To be named a Hyster Dealer of Distinction, Hyster dealers must meet defined business practices and overall rigorous performance standards that are updated annually to keep pace with evolving customer expectations and industry dynamics.

“Hyster dealers – and the people they employ – have a thorough understanding of the customer’s application and their business needs,” said Bob Sattler, Vice President of Dealer Business Development at Hyster. “They are passionate about our industry, committed to the safety and well-being of their associates, and dedicated to helping their customers increase productivity while managing costs of operations. These dealers exemplify a bold, entrepreneurial spirit and quest for excellence. We’re delighted to honor their outstanding achievement.”

MH Equipment will be recognized along with the other Dealer of Distinction honorees at a special awards celebration in April 2023.

About MH Equipment

MH Equipment (MH) began in Peoria, Illinois in 1952 as a small forklift dealership with approximately 50 employees. MH remains passionate about treating all people whether they be customers, employees or suppliers with honor and respect. This mentality and ethical leadership has helped MH become one of the largest and fasted growing full-service material handling equipment and service providers in the United States. MH is now comprised of multiple dealerships, over 900 employees and 30 servicing locations throughout Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Nebraska, South Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. “We trust as a company we will always remain mindful of our humble beginnings, grateful for our success and hungry for our next horizon,” stated current CEO, John Wieland.

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