Ervin Equipment Expands Facility, Staff To Better Serve Expanding Customer Base

Ervin Equipment, Inc., a dealer of Wabash National trailers and a leading supplier of new and pre-owned transportation equipment, has expanded its facility and staff in Toledo, Ill to pursue opportunities in new markets and ensure a continuation of quality customer service.

Online PR News – 26-October-2012 – TOLEDO, Ill. (Oct. 25, 2012) – The company, which recently branched into the oil and gas industry, is further expanding into markets such as trucks and additional dry van outlets. To adapt to the areas of growth, Ervin is hiring 40 new employees and added approximately 8,000 sq. ft. to its main facility.

Because a consultative sales approach is a hallmark of Ervin Equipment, 30 of the 40 employees are in the sales department. This enhanced staff will allow Ervin to continue to source, purchase and track the most sought-after equipment. The expanded sales team also will enable each sales rep to focus on providing the highest level of customer service and matching each customer’s needs with the ideal equipment package. In addition to the elevated level of service, the expanded team allows for more direct market focus so specific reps can work more closely with each industry segment. This ensures a knowledgeable, qualified team that can respond to market specific questions and needs.

“We’ve been involved in a variety of industries on a smaller scale for quite some time,” said Jeff Weber, vice president of sales and marketing at Ervin Equipment. “This expansion of our sales team provides a dedicated staff to each specific industry to ensure we provide customers with the most knowledgeable team to guide their buying decisions.”

In addition to the sales staff, Ervin is adding 10 employees to the support team. “We are adding additional staff to remain in contact with our customers and be sure they’re getting the best service possible,” Weber said. “We feel adding extra support professionals will ensure our customers needs are being met.”

Ervin Equipment has been serving the transportation industry for over 30 years, offering customers a wide variety of new and used semi-trailers, refers, dry vans, lowboys and most recently tankers.

Ervin Equipment, located in Toledo, Ill, is one of the major employers in the community, supplying 80 jobs in the town of just over 1,200. Further, Ervin has representatives throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico to maximize customer convenience when buying or selling fleets.

Ervin Equipment, Inc. is a leader in the transportation industry as a supplier of pre-owned semi-trailers and trucks. Ervin carries a large selection of used and new fleets of trailers, trucks, construction and oil and gas equipment, and offers expert consulting service to every customer. The company, which was founded in 1984, has its headquarters in Toledo, Ill., and satellite facilities throughout North America. For more information, contact Ervin Equipment, 608 North Ohio St., Toledo, IL 62468, call (217) 849-3125 or toll free (877) 873-6863, email, visit the website at or find Ervin Equipment on Facebook.