At The Rental Show in New Orleans, the Chicago-based hardware co- op True Value Co. recognized its partners that make rental successful.
Toro Company, Hilti and Warner Shelter Systems received special recognition.
"Every supplier -- small and large -- is critical t our success," said Eric Lane, True Value's VP specialty business, which includes rental. "And it is important to recognize these three companies for demonstrating outstanding contributions, dedication to quality and positive financial impact on our rental business." (Register or sign in to read our most recent Q&A with Eric Lane.)
Toro was named lawn-and-garden supplier of the year. Hilti took home top honors in the tool and equipment category. And Warner Shelter Systems was party and event supplier of the year.