Alpine Power Systems acquires Evergreen Industrial Batteries
Alpine Power Systems, a nationwide leader in premier motive power, telecom, and critical power solutions, has acquired the assets of Evergreen Industrial Batteries. The acquisition was made to further strengthen Alpine’s certified pre-owned and rental forklift battery and charger programme.
This is Alpine’s 24th acquisition under its current ownership Alpine will be bringing the entire Evergreen Team on board to further build out its nationwide model. The acquisition of Evergreen’s assets includes its vast battery and charger inventory, a 29,000sqft corporate facility, vehicles, tooling, equipment, and more.
Evergreen Industrial Batteries was founded in Cleveland, Ohio, USA in 2010. Since then, it has grown into a nationwide operation that has served customers coast-to-coast with premium refurbished and rental battery and charger solutions. Evergreen has done a lot to serve the local Cleveland community, with a long-standing history of monetary and service contributions to the City Mission, Breakthrough Charter Schools, and Esperanza.
Bob Rowland, Evergreen’s founder said, “Evergreen is excited to partner with Alpine Power Systems. Alpine carries the same values and passions that made Evergreen successful for more than a decade. I am confident that we will keep the same high level of dedication and commitment that we’ve provided to our customers. We believe this partnership will help us better serve customers nationwide with facilities across the country and an unequalled breadth of inventory.”
Pablo Guevara, Evergreen’s chief executive officer said, “We are very excited about the possibilities this partnership will create for all our team members. Guided by our values and passion to serve all our stakeholders, we look forward to continuing to grow alongside the Alpine Power Systems Team.”
Sean Davis, Alpine’s executive vice president of sales said, “The acquisition was strategically made to help fuel the growth of one of our fastest growing business units. The Evergreen purchase solidifies us as the leading provider of certified pre-owned and rental forklift battery and charger solutions nationwide, with the largest inventory in the industry, bar none. The Alpine Team thrives on momentum, so stay tuned for more to come.”
Adam Cecil, Alpine’s vice president of motive power sales said “Joining forces with Evergreen was a great strategic fit, as the cultural similarities and synergies between our groups were seen from the get-go. Evergreen’s team members have the same passion for quality products and customer service as we do. I look forward to working alongside our new team members in providing the best certified pre-owned and rental solutions the material handling industry has to offer.”