Ripon, Wis. - June 3, 2013 - Speed Queen, the leading
provider of commercial laundry equipment, named Yankee Equipment Systems
Inc. as 2012 Distributor of the Year during Yankee's
annual customer appreciation event in Waltham, Mass. The company
has been selling Speed Queen products for more than 25 years.
"Our distributor of the year award is not only about
year-over-year sales increases," said Dan Bowe, Speed Queen
National Sales Manager. "We recognized Yankee Equipment Systems
because of how they represent the Speed Queen brand - their
commitment to customer service, their active involvement in the
industry and their ongoing investment into their company, including
employee training and seminars."
Yankee embodies the Speed Queen Customer One philosophy, a
commitment to customer satisfaction, Bowe noted. The significance
of this award is only deepened by the strength of the Speed Queen
distributor network; the brand has the strongest distributor
network in the industry with 68 distributors nationwide.
"We are honored to receive the Speed Queen Distributor of the
Year award, and recognize that it represents an ongoing partnership
between our two brands," said Ted Ristaino, co-owner of Yankee
Equipment Systems. "Speed Queen truly partners with their dealers
to provide quality products and training to better enable us to
service our customers. It helps us keep our brand as fresh and
value oriented as it can be."
Yankee Equipment Systems distributes Speed Queen products in
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and
For more information regarding Speed Queen call 1.800.590.8872
or visit www.speedqueen.com.
For more information regarding Yankee Equipment Systems Inc.
call 1.800.239.9265 or visit http://www.yankeeequipment.com/.
Photo Caption: Yankee Equipment Systems Inc.
accepts Speed Queen's 2012 Distributor of the Year award at their
annual customer appreciation event in Waltham,
Mass. Pictured from left to right: Tom Carney, Mike Webb,
Ted Ristaino, Jay McDonald, Peter Limoncelli, John Smith, Brendan
Ristaino, Gerry Guertin and Mike Buck
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More about Speed Queen:
Speed Queen provides coin laundry owners with a variety of
innovative and reliable commercial washers, dryers and laundromat
equipment. As an industry leader, Speed Queen is dedicated to
providing its market expertise to help grow the self-serve laundry
industry. To accomplish this, the company offers Speed Queen
Financial Services, which provides a continuum of stable, long-term
capital solutions specifically for the laundry industry. The brand
is an entity of Ripon, Wis.-based Alliance Laundry Systems LLC, a
leading global manufacturer of commercial laundry products and
provider of services for laundromats, multi-housing laundries and
on-premises laundries. To learn more, visithttp://www.speedqueen.com