Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Modern To Welcome Kelley Entrematic Mobile Academy In August 2017

AUGUST 14TH-AUGUST 16TH 2017

Coming To Modern's Branches and Customer Locations This August!
The Entrematic Mobile Academy is a custom 53-foot, completely enclosed and temperature controlled trailer featuring more than 38 full-sized, functional equipment demo units comprising a complete portfolio of loading dock and warehouse solutions.

The mobile academy provides an exciting and interactive setting for you and your team to view our entire offering of products and services. Seeing is believing - we hope you will take advantage of this opportunity!

Monday, August 14th - Reading, PA
Tuesday, August 15th - York, PA
Wednesday, August 16th - Bristol, PA

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Modern Equipment & Supply Enters Heavy Equipment Rental Business With Hyundai Wheel Loaders and Excavators

Growing Construction Equipment Company Sees Expanded Opportunity with New Rental Venture


Ron Dortone Sr. Manager of Modern's
Hyundai Construction Rental Operation
(Bristol, PA) Modern Equipment & Supply has announced the establishment of a rental fleet of Hyundai Wheel Loaders and Excavators to serve its customers throughout Eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. As a full line Hyundai dealer Modern will be able to provide tracked excavators ranging from 3,000 to 100,000 pound capacities and wheel loaders up to 65,000 pound capacities. All units come with the impressive range of standard features Hyundai is known for including weight sensors, backup cameras, terrain safety systems, digital vehicle diagnostics and tracking, plus  full cab AC/Heat and bluetooth entertainment system. Modern is building the fleet to handle projects large and small with flexible rent periods and rent-to-own options.

"Without doubt the launching of a rental fleet is an exciting moment in our relationship with Hyundai" said Rick Nelson, Vice President and General Manager of Modern Equipment & Supply. "Every contractor, municipal worker, or business owner who has hopped behind the controls of a Hyundai knows that this is a different breed. Hyundai builds these machines to not only excel on the jobsite, but deliver the best ROI on operating costs anywhere. This rental fleet give us the opportunity to put more people in that seat and show them what a Hyundai can do on the job."

"Furthermore the continued success that we have had with the Hyundai heavy construction line, not to mention this new rental fleet, has sharpened our focus to recruit additional technicians throughout our service territory" Mr. Nelson added. "There has never been a more exciting or rewarding time to join Modern, we look forward to welcoming new employee-owners on board."

The quickest way to rent is contacting Modern toll free at 855-5-RENT-MO (855-573-6866) or visiting Modern's construction rental homepage.

Modern Sales Representative Ron Dortone Sr. (DortoneR[at]moderngroup.com | 267-718-7287) has been tasked to manage and grow this new business. Assisting him will be Modern's Hyundai Construction product manager Sam Maury (MauryS[at]moderngroup.com | 717-682-4236) and territory rep Chris DeRonde (Chris.DeRonde[at]moderngroup.com | 732-674-1067) handling Northern New Jersey.

About Modern Group, Ltd
Modern Group, one of the nation’s leading equipment distributors, provides sales, leasing, short term rental, service, parts, training and financing solutions through its forklifts, power systems, arborist, construction, and warehouse products businesses serving Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware. For more information visit http://www.moderngroup.comhttp://www.moderngroup.com.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Modern Group President and CEO Paul Farrell Named to AED Board

Equipment Distributor Trade Organization Plans Major Advocacy Initiatives in Washington.

(Bristol, PA) Modern Group, Ltd is proud to announce that its CEO, Paul Farrell, has accepted an invitation to join the board of directors for the Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) taking effect this past January. Mr. Farrell joins the leadership of this equipment trade at a critical time as the nation begins to take on major issues of job creation and infrastructure reinvestment. The AED board will host a series of meetings in Washington DC, including with leaders of Congress, to advocate for policies that will benefit the industry its employees.

“I am deeply honored to be selected for the board of AED,” Farrell stated. “I look forward to working with my peers in the construction industry to meet the challenges of rebuilding America’s infrastructure.”

“We are very pleased that Paul Farrell agreed to join the AED Board. Paul’s vast experience and his leadership skills will help our association maintain its position as the leader in the equipment distribution industry,” stated AED President & CEO Brian. P. McGuire. “Based on the comments out of Washington, D.C., 2017 looks to be a busy year for our association. We are glad to have Paul on board as we expand our reach in government affairs, ramp up our training offerings and rebuild our Foundation.”

Modern Group is a fully employee-owned company which distributes a wide range of construction and arborist equipment in the mid-Atlantic including Hyundai loaders and excavators, Bandit chippers and stump grinders, Elliot and Manitex cranes and more. For more information please contact 1-800-866-3376 or marketing [at] moderngroup.com.

About AED
AED is an international trade association representing companies involved in the distribution, rental, and support of equipment used in construction, mining, energy, forestry, power generation, agriculture, and industrial applications.  More information is available at www.aednet.org.

About Modern Group, Ltd
Modern Group, one of the nation’s leading equipment distributors, provides sales, leasing, short term rental, service, parts, training and financing solutions through its forklifts, power systems, arborist, construction, and warehouse products businesses serving Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware. Modern is a full employee-owned organization and has provided world class solutions for its customers since 1946. For more information visit http://www.moderngroup.com.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Construction & Arborist Inventory Clearance

Construction & Arborist Inventory Clearance




Modern Equipment & Supply is looking to move excess inventory at or below cost. New and used chippers, loaders, excavators, cranes, compressors, light towers and more are available for immediate sale. No reasonable offer will be refused!
MAKE US AN OFFER
Contact Ron Dortone Jr.
📱 609-314-1247