Franklin Equipment, LLC

Franklin Equipment announced several store openings in West Columbia and Spartanburg, S.C., plus a new store coming soon to Augusta, Ga. In addition, two Tennessee markets will open their first satellite stores in Hendersonville (near Nashville) and the Chattanooga superstore.

Franklin Equipment held the second of the company's touring skid steer rodeo events June 20, 2019, at its Indianapolis location. Franklin will host five qualifying rodeo events, held in Indianapolis, Wisconsin, Ohio and Tennessee that will send a total of 10 contestants to the skid steer rodeo finals competition on Oct.

Contestants were required to complete a series of skill challenges in the timed rodeo competition. Franklin Equipment kicked of its summer series of skid steer rodeo events May 30 with an open house at the company's Columbus superstore in Groveport, Ohio.

Franklin Equipment has appointed Tony Repeta as its chief operation officer, effective March 25. Repeta will lead the company in growing each area of the business categories — rental, sales, parts and service — within the contractor, homeowner, municipalities and other markets in the company's 18 locations across seven states.

In order to better serve its customers, Franklin Equipment will soon host its Online Franklin Used Equipment Auction Nov. 29 to Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. This event allows customers to bid on equipment directly from their phones. Listings include equipments' specific hours of usage and condition.

Franklin Equipment of Grove Port, Ohio, hosted its first ever Skid Steer Rodeo Sept. 20 at Wacker Neuson in Menomonee Falls, Wis. A total of more than $4,000 in prize money was awarded to the top five skid steer operators as visitors enjoyed refreshments, entertainment, sales specials and giveaways.

Franklin Equipment hosted a Customer Appreciation Event for its Racine, Wis., location on June 5 and a Grand Opening Event in Oshkosh, Wis., on June 7. Both events included lunch, live broadcast radio stations, prizes, giveaways and rental and sales specials.

Franklin Equipment announced another store opening in Louisville, Ky. This new location expands Franklin Equipment's regional coverage from stores in Ohio, Indiana, Wisconsin and Tennessee into Kentucky. This latest location is part of Franklin's expansion into the Southeast along with the new store in Nashville that opened in May.

Franklin Equipment announced another store opening in Louisville Ky. This new location expands Franklin Equipment's regional coverage from stores in Ohio, Indiana, Wisconsin and Tennessee into Kentucky. This latest location is part of Franklin's expansion into the Southeast along with the new store in Nashville that opened in May.

Franklin Equipment Company recently celebrated the opening of the dealership's Dayton, Ohio, with a grand opening event. Customers from the Dayton area were invited to stop in and enjoy a catered lunch from Rooster's, tour the new facility and see the dealership's lineup of equipment from New Holland, Skyjack, Wacker Neuson, Husqvarna, Tamco and Woods as well as attachments from Paladin.

Franklin Equipment has announced the opening of its new location in Indianapolis, Ind. The store is located at 1921 South Kentucky Avenue. "The Indianapolis area has been growing quickly and we believe our Franklin Equipment brand of high quality customer service along with our new rental fleet will benefit this market in many ways," said Tony Repeta, general manager of Franklin Equipment.