Featherlite Trailers honors top dealers

CRESCO, Iowa (March 4, 2013) — The 2013 Featherlite Dealer Awards Banquet, held February 26, 2013, recognized members of the Featherlite dealer network for achievements in sales growth, service and performance for the 2012 sales year. The awards banquet was held during Featherlite Trailers’ annual Dealer Meeting in Rochester, Minnesota. 

Boespflug Trailers of Dickinson, N.D., was awarded the Featherlite Cup Award, which goes to Featherlite’s top trailer dealer each  year. In addition to the Featherlite Cup Award, the following dealers were named the #1 dealers in Featherlite’s major trailer categories:

    • #1 Featherlite car trailer dealer – Golden Gait Trailers LLC, Concord, N.C.
    • #1 Featherlite living quarters dealer – Harrison Ford, Inc., Wellington, Ohio
    • #1 Featherlite stock trailer dealer - Boespflug Trailers, Dickinson, N.D.
    • #1 Featherlite horse trailer dealer - Harrison Ford, Inc., Wellington, Ohio

Awards were also given to the Top 10 Featherlite dealers, which included:

    • Allan-Dale Industries Ltd., Red Deer, Alberta
    • Boespflug Trailers, Dickinson, N.D.
    • Central Iowa Featherlite Trailer Sales, LLC, Bondurant, Iowa
    • Circle Diamond Ranch Supply, Mandan, N.D.
    • Golden Gait Trailers LLC, Concord, N.C.
    • Harrison Ford, Inc., Wellington, Ohio
    • Iverson Chrysler Featherlite, Mitchell, S.D.
    • Roeder Brothers, Inc., Bellevue, Iowa
    • Sundby’s Featherlite Trailer Sales, Verndale, Minn.
    • Twin Cities Featherlite, Elko, Minn.

Top Territory Dealer Awards were presented to:

    • Allan-Dale Industries Ltd., Red Deer, Alberta
    • Don Johnson Sales, Walla Walla, Wash.
    • Gold Medal Trailer Sales, Merrill, Wisc.
    • Harrison Ford, Inc., Wellington, Ohio
    • Southwest Trailers, San Antonio, Texas

Other awards included the Rookie of the Year award given to R&J Trailers of Seagoville, Texas, and for the first time, Featherlite presented a 35-Year Service Award, which was presented to R.A. Adams Enterprises of McHenry, Illinois.

Featherlite has a dealer network of nearly 180 dealers across the U.S. and Canada. Featherlite is America’s oldest aluminum specialty trailer manufacturer, and its product line includes horse, livestock, car, recreational, commercial, utility, living quarters and specialty trailers. 

“Featherlite is proud to have an elite group of dealer partners who help deliver the great Featherlite brand to our customers each year,” U.S. Dealer Sales Manager Justin Queensland said. “We are excited to honor those dealers who excelled in 2012 thanks in part to solid management, dedicated customer service and well-executed marketing.” 

In addition to the awards ceremony, Featherlite dealers were introduced to the new Featherlite models and product enhancements. The dealer meeting also featured manufacturing plant tours, guest speakers, entertainment and other training and workshops.

For more information on Featherlite trailers or to locate a local dealer, call 800-800-1230 or visit www.fthr.com. A full list of dealers and their awards follows.

    • Allan Dale Industries Ltd., Red Deer, AB: 30 Year Service; Top 10 Club; Top International Dealer Award
    • Alton Motorsports Company, Alton, NH: 10 Year Service
    • Arnett Trailer Sales, Mt. Sterling, KY: 15 Year Service
    • Belore Trailer Sales, Mt. Elgin, ON: 20 Year Service
    • Boespflug Trailers, Dickinson, ND: 15 Year Service; #1 Stock Trailer Dealer; Top 10 Club; The Featherlite Cup (#1 Featherlite Dealer)
    • Central Iowa Featherlite Trailer Sales, LLC, Bondurant, IA: Top 10 Club
    • Circle Diamond Ranch Supply, Mandan, ND: Top 10 Club
    • Don Johnson Sales, Walla Walla, WA: Top Far West Territory Dealer Award
    • English Trailer Sales, Lindsay, ON: 5 Year Service
    • Fagan Automotive, Inc., Janesville, WI: 20 Year Service
    • Featherlite of Reno, Inc., Reno, NV: 15 Year Service
    • Federated Coops, Inc., Princeton, MN: 10 Year Service
    • Friesen Chevrolet, Inc., Sutton, NE: 5 Year Service
    • G Stone Commercial Division, Middlebury, VT: 10 Year Service
    • Gold Medal Trailer Sales, Merrill, WI: Top Mid East Territory Dealer Award
    • Golden Gait Trailers LLC, Concord, NC: Top 10 Club; #1 Car Trailer Dealer
    • Hampton RV Sales, Newton, NJ: 5 Year Service
    • Harrison Ford, Inc., Wellington, OH: Top 10 Club; Top Northeast Territory Dealer Award; #1 Horse Trailer Dealer; #1 Living Quarters Dealer
    • Horry Auto and Trailer Sales, Inc., Loris, SC: 5 Year Service
    • Iverson Chrysler Featherlite, Mitchell, SD: Top 10 Club
    • Pine Ridge Trailers, Inc., Batesville, IN: 15 Year Service
    • R&F Farm Supply Inc., Erie, KS: 5 Year Service
    • R&J Trailers, Seagoville, TX: Rookie of the Year
    • R.A. Adams Enterprises, McHenry, IL: 35 Year Service
    • Roeder Brothers, Inc., Bellevue, IA: Top 10 Club
    • Rogers Trailer Co., West Columbia, SC: 5 Year Service
    • Scenic City Trailer Sales LLC, Belgrade, MT: 5 Year Service
    • Schneider Featherlite, Hermann, MO: 5 Year Service
    • Southern Tier Trailer Sales, Jamestown, NY: 20 Year Service
    • Southwest Trailers, San Antonio, TX: 5 Year Service; Top South Central Territory Dealer Award
    • Sundby’s Featherlite Trailer Sales, Verndale, MN: Top 10 Club
    • Sunshine ‘S’ Trailer Sales, Shenandoah, IA: 10 Year Service
    • Trailer City Inc., White Hall, WV: 15 Year Service
    • Trailer Source, Inc., Wheat Ridge, CO: 10 Year Service
    • Trailriders Mercantile, El Paso, TX: 5 Year Service
    • Twin Cities Featherlite, Elko, MN: 20 Year Service; Top 10 Club
    • Wehrs Chevrolet, Bangor, WI: 25 Year Service

Boespflug Trailers was honored as Featherlite’s top trailer dealer during Featherlite’s Dealer Meeting. Pictured (l to r) are Perry Boespflug and Annette Boespflug, owners of Boespflug Trailers, and Featherlite Territory Manager Brad Alden.