MacAllister Machinery Co. joins Blue Bird dealer network

Posted on July 14, 2009

FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Blue Bird Corp. has added MacAllister Machinery Company to its list of authorized dealers. MacAllister will serve northern and central Indiana.

“The signing of a first-class dealer such as MacAllister Machinery Company will be a value-added benefit of doing business with Blue Bird for the Indiana customers it serves," said Roger Howsmon, chief marketing officer and senior vice president of sales for Blue Bird. "MacAllister has been in business for over 64 years, and we are excited to have them join our solid team of North American dealers."

MacAllister will support Blue Bird customers with seven full-service facilities strategically positioned throughout its territory.


Related Topics: Blue Bird Corp.

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