Perkins Engines Company Limited signed a distribution agreement with Clarke Powered Solutions (Clarke) to officially name Clarke as a Perkins Engines distributor in the U.S.. Clarke will provide sales, service and full distribution support for Perkins engines and parts to Perkins customers and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the midwest and northeast U.S. Clarke will establish its distributorship headquarters in Kansas City and manage 44 locations throughout its 24-state territory.
“This is the beginning of a significant partnership and I am very excited to be working with Clarke Powered Solutions as we develop our collective capabilities and align our forces to deliver a consistently excellent end-user experience to current and new customers,” Perkins Engines’ President Ramin Younessi said.
“The appointment represents a great opportunity for Clarke to expand and support Perkins’ customer base,” said Kirk Andreae, president of Clarke Powered Solutions. “Clarke has served customers in this industry for more than 50 years and we are proud to have such an important partnership. We have the capabilities and demonstrated performance to service current Perkins powered fleets and provide local technical support with engineered solutions to the OEM customers.”
The Clarke team will begin servicing and supporting Perkins customers working in partnership with existing providers throughout the first quarter of 2018.