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BendPak Names Expert Automotive Primary Distributor in Las Vegas Valley


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BendPak recently announced a new strategic partnership solidifying Expert Automotive Equipment as primary distributor for all BendPak brands and products in the Las Vegas Valley.

“This collaboration marks a significant milestone for both companies, combining BendPak’s renowned expertise in automotive lifts, wheel service equipment and shop equipment with Expert Automotive Equipment’s commitment to providing top-notch products and services to the automotive industry,” the company said in a news release.

As the primary distributor, Expert Automotive Equipment will represent

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across a wide range of products, including car lifts, tire changers, wheel balancers and various other automotive service solutions.

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will offer and support equipment sold under the BendPak, Ranger, Cool Boss and Autostacker brands.

“We are thrilled to join forces with Expert Automotive Equipment as our primary distributor for the Las Vegas and Henderson communities, and surrounding areas,” said Sean Price, BendPak director of sales operations. “Expert Automotive Equipment’s focus on delivering exceptional products and services aligns perfectly with BendPak’s mission to provide cutting-edge solutions for professional automotive and truck service facilities, as well as our DIY and enthusiasts customers. This partnership will undoubtedly enhance the accessibility of our products and provide the support our customers need across the Las Vegas Valley.”

Expert Automotive Equipment, a respected name in the automotive equipment distribution industry, has years of experience and a strong reputation for customer satisfaction, BendPak noted. 

“We are proud to be chosen as the primary distributor for BendPak, a brand synonymous with quality and innovation in the automotive equipment industry,” said Scot Salisbury, owner and founder of Expert Automotive Equipment. “This partnership helps us deliver on our goals to provide our customers with best-in-class products, empowering automotive professionals to achieve new heights of efficiency and excellence in their operations.”

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