Chandler Equipment is a global leading provider of high quality truck, trailer, offroad, and agriculture accessories to a variety of customer groups in the agriculture, food, oil and gas, and transportation industries. The Chandler family operates within 5 specific companies that are passionate about manufacturing and delivering innovative products that improve the lives of our customers.
Chandler was founded on the belief that through distinguished customer care and products, we could change the face of the agriculture manufacturing industry. While we have grown into manufacturing truck accessories and supplies for the energy industry as well as providing liquid transportation parts all over the world, our values have remained the same. We promise our customers products of high caliber, and effectual, incomparable service.
Chandler Equipment was founded in Batesville, Arkansas by Bob and Faye Chandler.
Chandler Equipment relocated to Springdale, Arkansas.
Chandler forms partnerships with two world class Italian manufacturing companies, Jurop S.P.A., which manufactures vane pumps, and Metaltecnica S.R.L. which manufactures brass valves.
Chandler sells the Chandler Spreader bed dealership to Wilcox Truck Sales.
Facility expansion of a new 20,000 sq ft warehouse.
Introduced welding robots to automate manufacturing processes and to increase product quality and efficiency.
Jeff and Chris Chandler purchased the company from Bob and Faye Chandler.
Another facility expansion - Built a new 11,000 sq ft office, 4,500 sq ft addition to our main production building, and bought 3.5 acres of adjacent land with 16,000 sq ft added to production.
Created Chandler Truck Accessories brand to provide the trucking industry with the finest toolboxes available on the market
Morgan & Chris Chandler purchased the remainder of the company stock from Jeff Chandler.
Created Gladiator Valves & Fittings brand to supply the transportation and agriculture industries with high quality valves and fittings.
Acquired Backwoods Bumpers, an established bumper manufacturer. Merged their team with ours to create a new brand called Backwoods Adventure Mods.
Chris Chandler assumes role of President and CEO of the company.