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Great Western Leasing Acquires All Points Equipment Leasing

December 27, 2018, 07:20 AM
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Great Western Leasing and Sales, LLC (GWLS) announced the acquisition of and All Points Equipment Leasing, LLC. All Points Equipment, based in Dearborn, MI, provides trailer rental, new and used trailer sales, repair and maintenance service, and over-the-counter parts sales to customers in the Detroit metropolitan area.

In addition, All Points owns and operates a fleet of mobile service trucks to provide repair and maintenance over-the-road and at customer locations. All Points distributes trailers from different manufacturers, including Manac Trailer USA.

"Our acquisition of All Points Equipment represents our first expansion into the Midwest, a large and attractive market for the flatbed and open deck trailers in which we specialize," said Sean Norton, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Great Western Leasing. "In addition, All Points has a more significant presence in the dry van trailer rental market which will add to the portfolio of services we can offer to our customers."

"All Points has been serving the Detroit and Eastern Michigan market for almost 30 years," said James T. Veit, All Point's owner. "I am looking forward to joining the broad Great Western network which I believe will be an excellent fit for our employees and customers."

"We continue to be excited about the positive developments at GWLS," said Seth Wilson, a Managing Partner of Headhaul Capital and the Vice Chairman of Great Western Leasing. "Over the last three years, GWLS has grown from three locations to eight and has more than doubled its trailer rental and leasing fleet. As Great Western's geographic footprint continues to grow, we believe we can become a more important supplier for our customers as we can serve them in multiple markets."

Great Western Leasing, based in Irvine, CA, is a leading full-service, integrated solutions provider to the flatbed and specialized trailer industry. The company operates a network of facilities in the Western United States.

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