Norcross, GA — Hyundai Forklift today announced the expansion of its geographic footprint and dealer base on the Eastern seaboard with the addition of Modern Group Ltd., headquartered in Bristol, Pa., as its newest authorized forklift dealer. With 70 years in business, the employee-owned Modern Group operates seven locations serving Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York City.
“Distribution growth is essential for Hyundai, so we are extremely proud to welcome Modern Group – one of the largest and most respected equipment distributors in the industry – to our network,” said Chuck Leone, Vice President of Hyundai Forklift. “Our customers demand quality equipment and unmatched dealer support, and they’ll get that, and more, with this partnership.”
“We are thrilled to partner with Hyundai Construction Equipment, a company which is a global leader and is positioned for future growth,” said Paul Farrell, CEO, Modern Group. “Their forklift and construction products are world class, and their commitment to quality is second to none.”
A leader in the lift truck market, Hyundai Forklift manufactures a full line of material handling solutions. Backed by Hyundai Heavy Industries, a leading global corporation, the company has expanded its lift truck product line in North America in recent years. All Hyundai forklift models are backed by a standard three-year/4,000-hour total truck warranty.
About Modern Group, Ltd.
Modern Group, one of the nation’s leading equipment distributors, provides sales, leasing, short-term rental, service, parts, training and financing solutions through its forklifts, power systems, arborist, construction, and warehouse products businesses serving Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Delaware. For more information, visit www.moderngroup.com.
Hyundai Forklift is located in Norcross, Ga., and is a full-line supplier of forklifts, including electric, LP and diesel-powered models, from 2,200 to 55,000 lb (997 to 24,947 kg) capacity, with more than 150 dealer and branch locations throughout the United States and Canada. For more information about Hyundai Forklift, Hyundai products or dealership opportunities, visit www.hceamericas.com, or call 877-509-2254.
Tim Montgomery, Vice President
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On behalf of Hyundai Forklift