Atlas Machinery Supply Ltd. Expands into the Construction Market with Leica Geosystems Canada

(Norcross, Ga., 24, October 2011) Leica Geosystems Canada is pleased to welcome Atlas Machinery Supply Ltd. as an authorized dealer for its construction tools and precision tools product lines. This partnership enhances Atlas Machinery’s product offering with the addition of Construction and Precision Tools from Leica Geosystems, including the most accurate and reliable lasers for general construction and machine control applications.

Gene Maynard, Area Sales Manager of Construction Tools with Leica Geosystems states, “Atlas Machinery and Leica Geosystems are a natural fit. We both share a commitment to providing excellent customer service and superb products to our clients. This will be a beneficial relationship for both of us.“

According to Shawn Ederman, Operations Manager at Atlas Machinery Supply, “I knew I wanted to carry lasers and after researching different options in the market, I quickly realized that Leica Geosystems was the company I wanted to partner with. Atlas prefers high-end brands and manufacturers that have strict quality control and manufacturing guidelines. We found that in Leica Geosystems. It was an easy decision to make.“

Leica Geosystems‘ products are accurate, reliable and user friendly. “The fact that Leica products are so intuitive make it easy for Leica to sell itself when they get in the hands of customers.“ states Ederman. The demand for Leica Geosystems‘ lasers was evident.“Customers were hinting about us carrying the Leica products, especially the Disto. The Distos and Lasers are easy to use and we love the quick guides that come with every Disto.“

Ederman concludes,“To us and our customer base, Leica products are new and hot. Atlas is excited and pumped up about having Leica products to sell. The future looks bright for both Atlas and Leica Geosystems.“

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About Atlas Machinery Supply
Family-owned Atlas Machinery provides a vast selection of products to consumers in the fields of surveying, construction, general contracting and architecture. Located in Toronto, Canada, Atlas Machinery Supply, Ltd.,has been a premier supplier of precision and power tools since 1954 and remains focused on their dedication to providing value and superior quality of products to customers.