The Reading Group Streamlines Production Footprint
Truck Equipment Manufacturer Consolidating Production Sites
READING, Pa., March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The Reading Group, LLC, a leading provider of high quality service truck equipment, will enhance its distribution operations to better serve a growing national customer base. By consolidating activities from its Seneca, PA; Columbus, OH; and Abington, PA sites into its larger regional facilities, The Reading Group will service its customers from more flexible facilities offering a greater range of broader capabilities.
“This decision enables us to not only maintain our position as a market leader, it also creates well positioned, self-sufficient facilities that position us for significant growth,” says Brian Nadel, CEO of The Reading Group. “Reallocating our production resources to better meet demand will improve efficiency and productivity, and also strengthen our customer and partner relationships. We will concentrate on further developing highly flexible sites that can build a diverse range of products for both regional and national customers.”
About The Reading Group, LLC
The Reading Group was originally founded as Reading Body Works in 1955. The Reading Group owns Reading Truck Body, LLC, which has a manufacturing plant in Reading, PA with additional company-owned installation facilities operating as Reading Equipment & Distribution, LLC. Reading Equipment & Distribution specializes in dealer sales, custom product sales, and installations, with a large focus on utility applications and alternative fuel conversions.
For more information on Reading Truck Body, LLC and its products please visit www.ReadingBody.com.
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