March 5, 2013
VIPAR Heavy Duty has announced that Record Supply, Inc. in Gillette, Wyo. is its newest stockholder to join its network of distributors.
President Kevin Record’s company operates a heavy distribution business from a nearly 1,500 sq. ft. showroom with additional warehouse space in two locations of over 10,000 sq. ft. Record Supply specializes in truck parts, including wheel end suspension, flywheel resurface and hydraulic hoses.
The company serves the northeast Wyoming heavy duty market with nine employees, three outside sales professionals and six delivery vehicles. Record Supply provides coverage to customers within an 80 mile radius of its Gillette headquarters. In addition to Record, the company is led by its general manager, Dale Praska and heavy duty manager, Seth Barbour.
“Our goal is to better support our customers with an expanded inventory of heavy duty products from the industry’s leading brands,” said Record. “We are excited to align ourselves with VIPAR Heavy Duty to help achieve this goal and accelerate our overall growth.
In addition to its heavy duty business, Record Supply operates automotive parts and paint supply distribution businesses.
“We are excited that Record Supply has selected VIPAR Heavy Duty as their partner to help facilitate their business growth,” said Jim Pennig, vice president, business development, VIPAR Heavy Duty. “They are a second generation family-run company that is committed to expanding and represent a cornerstone point of distribution for VIPAR Heavy Duty in the state of Wyoming.”