Friday, January 23, 2015

Modern Group Launches Expanded Loading Dock and Door Service Business

Leading Material Handling Service Company Offers Greater Coverage and Capabilities to Service Dock Levelers and Dock Doors.

(Bristol, PA) Modern Group has announced the expansion of their dock and door service department. Dave Devanzo, Branch Manager of Modern's Bristol Headquarters, will directly manage this division as it serves customers throughout Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. The company is continuing to hire and develop experienced technicians who will be working exclusively on loading docks and warehouse equipment. Modern will continue its investment in specialized vehicles, tools, training and sales staff to bring the best quality of service possible to their customers.  

"We're building a remarkable service operation, I'm honored to be a part of this team and help it grow as never before" said Dave Devanzo, Dock and Door Service Manager. "Our customers depend on their loading docks to function safely and reliably. This service department is dedicated to making sure that vital link in the supply chain doesn't break."

Modern offers a free evaluation of a facility's loading dock and warehousing needs. Companies can contact Modern's sales and service teams to schedule their evaluation or request a quote by calling 800-866-3376 or on their dock and door service page.

About Modern Group
Modern Group, one of the nation’s leading equipment distributors, provides sales, leasing, short term rental, service, parts, training and financing solutions through its forklifts, power systems, construction, and warehouse products businesses serving Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware. For more information visit

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The Modern Group Selects TD Bank

Cherry Hill, NJ (PRWEB) January 14, 2015 -- TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, announced today that its Pennsylvania Middle Market Team was recently selected by The Modern Group of Bristol, Penn., to provide a sizeable new credit facility. The amount of TD's commitment and terms of the financing were not disclosed.

Michael Carbone, TD Bank's Regional President for Metro Philadelphia, commented, "TD Bank has extensive experience creating flexible financing solutions for companies like The Modern Group and our commitment to being a full-service banking partner is evident in this new relationship. We look forward to working with The Modern Group to support their business growth and day-to-day banking needs."

The purchase of industrial equipment is expected to increase as companies continue to put cash reserves to work in the year ahead, creating a competitive market for distributors. Agriculture, construction, materials handling and transportation are key segments driving the growth in the industrial equipment sector.

Paul Farrell, President and CEO of The Modern Group, said, "We are thrilled to be working with a premier financial institution like TD Bank and are happy that TD recognizes the value that The Modern Group brings to its 6,000 customers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. We are looking forward to a long term relationship with what is truly 'America's Most Convenient Bank.'"

About Modern Group
The Modern Group is a leading industrial equipment distributor with divisions dedicated to forklifts, power systems, arborists and warehouse products. Services provided include sales, fleet management, equipment servicing, parts, training and short-term rentals. The company has been in operation since 1946 and serves more than 6,000 customers in the Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania markets. To learn more visit,

About TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., providing more than 8 million customers with a full range of retail, small business and commercial banking products and services at approximately 1,300 convenient locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Metro D.C., the Carolinas and Florida. In addition, TD Bank and its subsidiaries offer customized private banking and wealth management services through TD Wealth®, and vehicle financing and dealer commercial services through TD Auto Finance. TD Bank is headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J. To learn more, visit Find TD Bank on Facebook at and on Twitter at
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is a member of TD Bank Group and a subsidiary of The Toronto-Dominion Bank of Toronto, Canada, a top 10 financial services company in North America. The Toronto-Dominion Bank trades on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges under the ticker symbol "TD". To learn more, visit