Eckville, Alberta (PRWEB) July 31, 2008
Thomas Equipment Inc. announced the appointment of Kasha Farm Supplies Ltd., a major provider of heavy equipment for the agricultural industry in Lacombe County, Alberta, as a Thomas Skid Steer Loader Dealer in the growing town of Eckville, Alberta.
Kasha Farm Supplies, online at http://www.kashafarm.com , has a tradition of years experience serving the farming community of Alberta. Kasha represents such brand names as Massey Ferguson tractors and combines, Claas harvest machinery and tractors, and Hesston Agco hay and forage equipment, among its other brand name equipment.
Petter Etholm, President of Thomas Equipment said, "We welcome Bryan Kasha and his team to the family of Thomas Dealers and pleased Kasha Farm Supplies, with over a half century of experience, has chosen Thomas Skid Steer Loaders as the brand they prefer to offer their farmer customers in the skid steer sector." Etholm is also Chairman of Thomas' parent company, Osiris Corporation (OSRS).
Gilbert Bedard, Vice President of Global Sales at Thomas, said, "The Thomas Team is grateful to Bryan Kasha and his team and Kasha Farm Supplies and we look forward to a long relationship as Thomas Skid Steer Loaders join the other top brands offered by Kasha."
Arun Bhatnagar, Regional Business Manager for Western Canada, added, "Kasha Farm Supplies exemplifies the growing interest in Thomas Skid Steer Loaders throughout the region. Kasha is a great family business with a strong reputation and we are proud to have them in our Thomas Dealer network."
Eckville is a growing community in Lacombe County, Alberta, and in addition to its agricultural industry, has a thriving, multifaceted business base in its vibrant community.
Thomas skid steers have a long tradition on the farm. Whether on a Thomas 85 or 105, turning in a tight barn stall or moving with a heavy load through a narrow doorway, or operating the larger Thomas 153, 175 or 250 models, all Thomas skid steers make short work of tough, dirty jobs and keep labor costs down, working effectively year-in, year-out.
Thomas Equipment, based in Centreville, New Brunswick, Canada, is online at http://www.thomasloaders.com , where farmers can learn more about Thomas Skid Steer Loaders.
Thomas Equipment Inc. is a unit of Osiris Corporation (OSRS), http://www.osiriscorp.net , which provides a variety of branded and other products to industrial markets through subsidiaries including: Thomas Equipment Inc.; Thomas Equipment Asia Co. Ltd.; Thomas Ventures, Inc., Pneutech-Rousseau, Inc. and TcomT Inc. Osiris' units manufacture and market industrial and construction equipment, distribute pneumatic and hydraulic systems and design wireless devices for the telecommunications industry, among other activities.