HOOKSETT, N.H., April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Merchants Leasing announces the change of their name to Merchants Fleet Management. This adaptation acknowledges the significant growth of the organization not only in the fleets they lease and manage, but the breadth and depth of service offerings.
Merchants has grown to be one of the nation's top ten leasing companies. Still an independent, family owned operation, active owners and brothers, Gary, Robert, Jeffery, and brother-in-law Michael, continue to develop the business that was started by their parents over 50 years ago.
"Merchants Fleet Management" encompasses the company's passion for providing clients a total solution. Their commitment to excellence in the industry has always driven them to "think outside of the box" by creating a multitude of innovative lease programs and services. Investments in technological infrastructures and employee expertise have aided them in providing best in class products and customer service resulting in client satisfaction, retention and continued new business.
The Merchants family along with the senior management team are very excited about thisnaming fruition. Tom Coffey, VP of Sales and Marketing shares his thoughts, "It's an exciting time to be with Merchants both as a customer and employee. In the last year we have experienced double digit growth while in just the last several months we have seen millions of dollars in infrastructure investment come on-line in the form of significant customer facing technology."
Glen Villano CEO comments, "We are very excited about the name change as it reflects our commitment to meet and exceed the long term and expanding needs of our customers. Merchants Fleet Management aligns nicely with our mission of being the preferred fleet management partner for those customers that value a customized approach with a full array of products delivered with world class customer service."
About Merchants Fleet Management Merchants is one of the top ten fleet leasing companies in the U.S. and has enjoyed continuous growth and expansion due to its outstanding commitment to its customers and employees. Merchants provides customers nationwide a total fleet solution, which includes its unique approach to closed-end leasing in addition to traditional open-end options. Other comprehensive services include: insurance and maintenance programs, fuel cards to manage mileage and gasoline expenses, roadside assistance, accident and risk management, Telematics, local and nationwide delivery, along with expert fleet management tools and administration. Merchants leases a variety of vehicles including cars, trucks and vans, limousines, charter and school busses, law enforcement vehicles, handicap-equipped vehicles and more, for long or short-term needs. For more information about Merchants, visit www.merchantsfleetmanagement.com.