Manitou UK New Dealer Appointments



Manitou UK is pleased to announce a number of new dealer appointments as part of its constant review of the dealer network.

Chandlers Farm Equipment Ltd

Left to right: Peter Smyth, Sales Director Manitou UK; Gavin Pell, Sales Director Chandlers; Glyn Wallace, Area Sales Manager Manitou UK

Chandlers Farm Equipment Ltd is a well-established Massey Fergusson and Fendt dealer. The

company will take on the Manitou Agricultural product range at its Belton, Horncastle, Spilsby,
Holbeach and Barnack branches to serve customers throughout Lincolnshire. The Lutterworth and
Shefford branches will not take Manitou at this time.
Manitou UK Managing Director, Mark Ormond, stated “Manitou is delighted to announce the
appointment of Chandlers Farm Equipment. This highly professional dealership is well placed to
service the needs of our customer base in and around Lincolnshire. The Manitou brand will nicely

complement the Fendt and Massey Fergusson brands already promoted by the dealer

Left to right: Peter Smyth, Sales Director Manitou UK; Tom Gaskin; Paul Roberts, Area Sales Manager Manitou UK; Rod Gaskin

Rod Gaskin Ltd

Rod Gaskin Ltd is a family business based in Hampshire. Rod, his son Tom, and their team are well
respected for the personal service they provide to their local customers.
Manitou UK is pleased to appoint Rod Gaskin to supply its agricultural product range from the Alton
head office. The Sussex depot does not take the franchise at this time.

A T Best Area Extended

Left to right: Richard Rose, A T Best; Neil Johnston, Area Sales Manager Manitou UK

A T Best was founded in 1997 with the sole purpose of supplying and supporting Manitou products

in the west of Scotland. Since that time, the family-owned business has proven itself as one of Manitou’s most successful UK dealerships. The company sells and supports the entire range of
Manitou agricultural, construction, industrial, access, and compact machines from its Airdrie base.
As from first January 2019, A T Best will extend its Manitou trading area to cover the Lothian and South Edinburgh area. The company has acquired a site, on the Macmerry Industrial Estate in East Lothian, which is currently being refurbished before being opened to customers.
A T Best’s team of sales people, and mobile engineers, will be available to support customers in the

extended area as from 1st January 2019.

Left to right: Colin D-Arcy-Burt, Area Sales Manager Manitou UK; Steve Routledge, Powerlift
Materials Handling

Powerlift Materials Handling Ltd

Manitou is well known for its range of telehandlers, rough terrain forklifts and access platforms, but
its range also includes industrial warehouse forklifts. Many Manitou agricultural and construction
dealers promote the industrial range, but Manitou is keen to establish specialist Industrial forklift
dealers in key strategic locations.
Powerlift Materials Handling are an Independent supplier of forklift trucks and warehouse equipment covering the North West of England and North Wales. Their team of experienced industrial forklift specialists can offer sales advice, on-site service, and RTITB accredited training courses. Manitou is very pleased to appoint the company to sell and support the industrial product range in and around the Manchester area.