Murphy Tractor & Equipment Co. to Open New Facility
November 15, 2011
Wichita, KS (November 15, 2011) – Murphy Tractor & Equipment Company, Inc., is delighted to announce the opening of a new Corporate Headquarters, Store Location and Warehouse in Park City, KS. The new facility, located on 21.13 acres of land, about twice the size of the current facility, is scheduled to be completed and doors to open December 19th. The campus includes more interior space than is currently provided, 12 service bays and large departments for parts and sales, which will help facilitate easier access and better service to customers. Located on the southeast corner of 53rd Street North and I-135, the new location is very attractive for several reasons, including highway access, which President Tom Udland says is, “very critical to us.” The operations phone number will remain the same, 316-942-1457, and the new address will be 5255 N Deere Rd, Park City KS 67219-3308.
President Tom Udland also states, “The new state-of-the-art operations facility will allow a significant improvement in the efficiency of our after-sales support. Increased parts inventory made available by greater warehouse space will complement the new service facility’s efficiency. Together, that translates to more uptime and lower operating costs for our customers,” and in regards to the development of the new location, “The development of our complex continues to be on schedule because the quality and focus of our contractors and the ease of working with Park City.” Murphy Tractor & Equipment Company, Inc., has simply outgrown its current location on West Street in Wichita KS., and the new location will provide adequate land and space necessary for the exceptional product and customer support we strive to provide our customers. Facility renovation and construction will continue at the company due to the ongoing effort to meet customer needs. A grand opening celebration is intended for spring 2012.
Murphy Tractor and Equipment Company, Inc., one of John Deere’s largest North American construction equipment dealer organizations, is currently headquartered in Park City, KS. The organization has 26 locations throughout the mid-western states of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Nebraska. Find out more at: www.murphytractor.com