Clark Tracks Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Wallingford’s Inc. as it’s representative in the U.S. forestry market.
“Two of the biggest names in the industry teaming up to bring machine tracks to the U.S. is very exciting. With Wallingford’s vast experience in traction products and Clark’s long history of manufacture of quality tracks, this is a perfect fit for both companies. We couldn’t be more excited about this opportunity.” According to Shawn Grant, Director of Marketing Wallingford’s Inc.
Wallingford’s will begin immediate implementation of its marketing plan and will see first tracks into stock beginning this fall. For more information or to locate a dealer nearest you can visit their website www.wallingfords.com.
Stewart Kelly, Product Manager, Clark Tracks Ltd believes that this announcement is going to benefit everyone involved, most of all the loggers. “Clark Tracks has recently invested heavily in developing capacity at its production facility in Scotland. This additional capacity has allowed us to appoint Wallingford’s Inc. as the distributor for the United States of America. This appointment gets Clark Tracks the market knowledge and experience required for operations in the USA, Wallingford’s Inc. gets a quality track product in its portfolio and Loggers get choice and competition for high quality band tracks!”
Wallingford’s Inc.® is an international wholesaler of tire chain, logging and industrial supplies; the largest of its kind in North America. Since 1975, recognizing industry needs has been a core strength of Wallingford’s Inc. Their experienced management and sales team follows the domestic and international markets to understand the trends and discover the demand for new products and services.
The sales and marketing offices are located in a modern facility in Oakland, Maine, USA, with a state of the art distribution, assembly, and administrative facility in New Hampton, New Hampshire, USA, and distribution centers in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and Hoofddorp, The Netherlands.
Clark Tracks has been a manufacturer of Forest Machine Tracks for twenty-five years and currently supply many of the world’s largest forest machine manufacturers. Based in South West Scotland, Clark Tracks became part of the Gunnebo Industries Group in January 2007.
All Clark Forest Machine Tracks are manufactured from special boron alloy steel, which is heat-treated for maximum hardness and toughness by special induction heating processes. Specially designed and manufactured steel sections and forgings are used to give high performance combined with maximum working life. Each set of tracks is specifically manufactured for use with tires for which it is intended in order to ensure total tire/track compatibility.
For more information, visit the Clark Track website: www.clarktracks.com.