Astec expands distribution network with addition of Road Machinery & Supplies Co.
RMS provides construction and mining equipment throughout the Upper Midwest. This year they celebrated their 94th year in business.
The expanded agreement adds the Peterson brand to RMS's diverse product line in Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, and select counties in Illinois and Wisconsin. The agreement also broadens the RMS territory served by Roadtec to include Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, and select areas of Illinois.
"RMS has a significant presence in the compaction and road paving industry," said Chris Colwell, VP of Channel Management for Astec Industries. "We look forward to a long and successful partnership."
Brian Gray, VP of Sales and Marketing for Astec stated, "RMS has a proven commitment to product support and a loyal customer following. We are excited to continue their tradition of excellence."
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