Marengo, Ill.—Jan. 20, 2015—UniCarriers Americas Corporation (UCA), a manufacturer of materials handling equipment, and DLL, a global provider of asset-based financial solutions, announced their partnership to provide innovative financial solutions to UniCarriers Americas’ dealer network.
DLL offers a comprehensive financing partnership with UniCarriers Americas that includes retail, rental fleet, and floor plan financing solutions for UCA’s dealers and customers. The program launches first in the U.S., with Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Chile to follow.
“We are pleased to welcome DLL as a new financing partner to UniCarriers Americas,” said Tony Salgado, president, UCA. “Having an industry leader with DLL’s experience and reputation in financing and fleet management will provide our dealers with the competitive tools necessary to further penetrate the market throughout the Americas.”
The partnership affirms UCA’s focus to bring its forklift customers’ smart, reliable offerings that benefit its business goals. It also supports a long-term business strategy of UCA and DLL; both are committed to responding to the needs of their customers, today and into the future.
“We are very excited to be partnering with UniCarriers,” said Rod Versteegh, president, of DLL’s CT&I Global Business Unit. “Our global footprint matches their presence and they have confidence in our ability to serve customers in their local markets.”
UniCarriers Americas Corporation was formed in 2013, when Nissan Forklift Corporation, North America joined forces with TCM America. UniCarriers Americas Corporation is a division of UniCarriers Corporation headquartered in Tokyo. The merger positioned UniCarriers Americas as the fifth largest material handling equipment manufacturer in the Americas market.