ONTARIO, Calif., Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hino Trucks, its local dealers and city officials gathered in Ontario, California to celebrate the grand opening of Hino's new California Parts Distribution Center (PDC) and Training Center. The addition of this combined facility to Hino's U.S. based operations is a part of a growing nationwide foot print for Hino Trucks.
This past year has been a year of phenomenal growth for Hino Trucks. Hino once again achieved record sales and market share, expanded their field organization into three regions, and expanded their dealer network to over 220 locations nationwide. With new product offerings, fully connected vehicles, and expanded maintenance programs – Hino's Total Support Activities will revolutionize interaction with customers.
The addition of the California PDC, the second U.S. parts location, increases the effectiveness of our dealer network by improving availability and the parts distribution process while providing a higher level of overall support to our growing number of western region dealers.
"Our year-over-year parts sales growth continues to eclipse the market. These kinds of numbers have meant that we have had to grow our infrastructure significantly as well. This distribution expansion reaffirms our commitment to providing better service to our dealers and customers," said John Donato, Director of Parts Sales for Hino Trucks.
The training facility was designed as an extension of Hino's National Training Center in Novi, Michigan to support a growing dealer network and Hino's dedication to provide quality service with the most knowledgeable parts, sales and service team in the industry. George Daniels, Senior Vice President of Sales & Customer Support for Hino Trucks, added, "We are so proud of opening this location that represents a milestone for Hino as we expand our focus and efforts to support our customers' needs regionally. Not only will the west coast benefit, but the entire country will benefit from increased capacity and scheduling flexibility."
About Hino: Hino Trucks, a Toyota Group Company, assembles, sells, and services the most environmentally friendly lineup of Class 4-7 conventional and cab-over commercial trucks in the United States. Headquartered in Novi, Michigan, Hino boasts a network of over 200 dealers nationwide committed to achieving excellence in customer service and support. Hino Trucks is the premier medium duty nameplate in the United States with a product lineup that offers the low total cost of ownership, superior fuel economy, unmatched reliability and maneuverability, and the most comprehensive bundle of standard features in the market. For more information, visit our internet home page at http://www.hino.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
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