Thompson Distribution of Nashville has acquired Landmark Trucks of Knoxville, Tenn.
The official announcement was made Aug. 11, at Landmark’s Knoxville Location, though preliminary conversations were taking place throughout the second quarter of 2022 that led up to the acquisition.
"We see in Landmark Trucks a well-run business with a large and loyal customer base situated in highly visible locations. Landmark already brings value to customers who depend on their outstanding service department," says John Thompson, CEO, Thompson Distribution. "Their culture aligns well with other Thompson Distribution companies in their emphasis on building lasting relationships and with a premium customer experience. We also love the family atmosphere of Landmark and are encouraged by the existing company culture.”
Landmark Trucks is an authorized International dealership serving the Knoxville area with main locations in Knoxville, Morristown, and Cookeville. The company offers new and pre-owned trucks, as well as leasing and rental opportunities and trailer sales. Landmark's widely acclaimed service department provides maintenance, repairs, and emergency service. Moreover, Landmark is strategically located along a high-traffic trucking route.
"I am pleased to know that the legacy of world class customer service and a commitment to being best in class will continue under Thompson’s leadership as the Landmark Team moves forward with this acquisition. The values of Thompson Distribution sit well with everything we stand for at Landmark, and they have a proven track record of building businesses in a sustainable way, to the advantage of customers and employees alike," says Andy Jablonski, owner, Landmarks Trucks.