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Valley Industrial Trucks Earns MHEDA MVP for 2019

MHEDA MVP Award Logo 2019Valley Industrial Trucks has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for 2019, based on accomplishments in 2018.  This is the third consecutive year that Valley Industrial Trucks has earned an MVP Award from the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association).   

Award recipients must satisfy a rigorous set of criteria with less than 10% of the association’s membership earning the award.   As a 2019 MVP, Valley Industrial Trucks has successfully demonstrated a commitment to business excellence, professionalism and good stewardship.

To qualify for the annual MVP Award companies are required to provide evidence of their commitment to their partners in business including their customers, employees and suppliers.  They must satisfy criteria in the following important areas:

Jim Hammond, President of Valley Industrial Trucks responded to the news of his company being recognized once again for this achievement. “Thank you to MHEDA for awarding Valley Industrial Trucks with the 2019 MVP award. We greatly appreciate you recognizing the efforts of our team members. They work tirelessly to make sure every customer is satisfied and their equipment is up and running. Receiving this award is a true testament of their dedication, hard work and commitment to our success.”  

“MHEDA MVP winners are among an elite group of distributors that have reached a pinnacle of the best service to customers combined with industry leading business practices,” said Doug Carson, 2018 MHEDA Chairman of the Board.

Valley Industrial trucks has served the Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania areas for over 60 years and is the only locally owned and operated material handling equipment company in the region. They are an authorized distributor for CLARK Material Handling, Doosan, BYD and Sellick Industrial Equipment. They also provide service, parts, rentals and forklift operator training.

The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA) is the only national trade association dedicated solely to improving the proficiency of the independent material handling distributor.  MHEDA represents close 650 companies in the material handling equipment business.  Located in suburban Chicago, the association provides services to companies seeking to improve their business through education, networking, benchmarking and best practices.  For more information, visit