NOVI, Mich., Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hino Trucks and Amthor International announced today that they have formed a Tank Body Program for the refined fuel, propane, fire prevention, vacuum/septic and all related tank industries.
Hino Trucks nationwide dealer network will now have the opportunity to become a one-stop location for the truck chassis, truck tank and all other necessary equipment as well as future service and parts. These Hino Trucks dealers are being trained on the sales, marketing, installation, service and maintenance of Amthor Tanks mounted on a Hino chassis.
Glenn Ellis, Vice President of Marketing and Dealer Operations for Hino Trucks commented, "As our market share continues to grow, more customers in more vocations are experiencing the low cost of ownership of the Hino truck. Our expansion into the tank market is one segment we see tremendous opportunity for growth and we are pleased to take this next step with Amthor International."
"We are delighted and honored to be working with Hino Trucks, known worldwide as a quality manufacturer of commercial trucks," stated Brian Amthor, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Amthor International. "Our affiliation will offer our mutual customers excellent products, access to the latest in technology and impeccable service. We look forward to working with Hino Trucks."
About Hino: Hino Trucks, a Toyota Group Company, assembles, sells, and services Class 4-7 conventional commercial trucks in the United States. The headquarters is located in Novi, Michigan and boasts a network of over 160 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 lowest total cost of ownership, superior fuel economy, industry-leading environmental friendliness, unmatched reliability and maneuverability, and the most comprehensive bundle of standard features in the market. For more information, visit our internet home page at www.hino.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
About Amthor: Amthor International, a fourth generation family-owned company, is the nation's largest manufacturer of truck mounted tanks, which include uses for the vacuum and septic, portable restroom, propane, water, refined fuel, well drilling and construction industries. At their Gretna headquarters, the company operates an 86,000 square foot plant and employs over one-hundred people. Amthor International has been named to the Inc. 5000 of the fastest growing privately held companies in the US.
SOURCE Hino Trucks