Autoquip has earned the prestigious MVS (Most Valuable Supplier) Award for 2018. The MVS Award is granted by the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association). This is the third consecutive year that Autoquip has earned the MVS Award. This industry Award recognizes companies who have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to their dealer network, their employees and their community.
To qualify for the MVS Award, Autoquip was required to meet a series of criteria in a number of areas important to the distributor companies who do business with them. In addition to confirming an on-going commitment to safety and documenting a program that “gives back,” MVS Award winners have demonstrated an overall commitment to business excellence by documenting programs in the following areas:
- Industry Advocacy
- Distributor Advocacy
- Business Networking
- Continuing Education
- Business Best Practices
“We appreciate the recognition and being involved in MHEDA. A great organization which Autoquip is proud to be a part of,” said Louis Coleman, Dir. of Sales & Marketing, Autoquip Corporation.
“Riekes and Autoquip have been partners for many years. They are one of our strongest, most stable suppliers. They have always manufactured excellent products, but they also continue to innovate and expand their product offerings. Their customer service is second to none. Companies like this make Riekes look good,” said Ed Ketcham, Dir. of Sales for Riekes Equipment Co.
“MHEDA’s MVS Award winners represent a commitment to excellence in managing their business and in providing outstanding support to the distributor,” said Buddy Smith, MHEDA’s 2017 Chairman of the Board and CEO of CMH Services in Columbia, SC. “MHEDA is proud of all the MVS winners.”