Vermeer Texas - Louisiana, a market leader in underground construction, tree care and landscaping equipment with 12 locations across Texas and south Louisiana celebrated the grand opening of their relocated Baton Rouge branch on Thursday, May 17th.
Located on just over 4 acres on Airline Highway, the new 14,000 sq. ft. facility will allow Vermeer Texas-Louisiana to carry a wider selection of parts, stock more equipment and provide additional space to service equipment. The new location will also have room to host industry meetings and training events.
Over 125 people attended the grand opening celebration including Vermeer Corporation CEO Jason Andringa who was on hand to present Vermeer Texas-Louisiana with the Vermeer Pinnacle Award, an award given to top performing dealerships for success in sales growth, policy compliance and customer service. Vendors including Vactron, McLaughlin and Baroid also participated in the Grand Opening. In addition, the Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony that included leaders from the city and local community ambassadors.
Vermeer Texas-Louisiana Chief Operating Officer Jason Rush had this to say about the new location, “Our new location in Baton Rouge will allow us to better support our South Louisiana customers’ needs. We are committed to providing them with first-class service, and this new facility will help us do that.”