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First Priority GreenFleet Acquires Assets of Electric Vehicles International, LLC
Acquisition Adds Electric Vehicles to First Priority Growing Product Line
Flanders, New Jersey (March 9, 2016) — First Priority GreenFleet Ltd.(“GreenFleet”), a total solutions provider to sustainable fleets, has acquired the assets of Electric Vehicle International, LLC (“EVI”) of Stockton California.
“Under the GreenFleet banner, we intend to offer our customers a full range of zero and low-emission options that will allow them to select the products that best fit their needs,’ said Alex N. Cherepakhov, Chief Executive Officer of First Priority GreenFleet. “To enhance our Electric Vehicle offerings, we set our sights on acquiring an industry leader. EVI’s 20 years of pioneering efforts have resulted in significant deliveries to world class customers, an achievement that will provide us with advanced technologies with over 4 million road miles.
First Priority GreenFleet intends to revolutionize the industry with a customer-centric service network that will provide existing and new customers with a “white glove” experience consistent with the legacy of the First Priority brand. “In 2016, we will rapidly mobilize our core expertise to implement a bi-coastal manufacturing and engineering capability with an extensive service network which will set a new standard for the industry,” continued Cherepakhov.
First Priority GreenFleet is a member of the First Priority Global Ltd. corporate family known worldwide for its leadership in manufacturing, designing and distributing a comprehensive product line of specialty vehicles and trucks for mission specific purposes, including firefighting medical, rescue and public safety equipment.
Robert J. Freeman, CEO of First Priority Global, welcomed EVI to the First Priority family of specialty vehicle offerings. “Since 1998, First Priority has followed a methodical growth strategy based on providing our specialty vehicle customers cutting edge technology, high value products for their capital equipment dollars and laser-focused aftermarket service. We are a solutions-centric company, offering our discerning clients the best our industry has to offer. We believe that the combination of our experience led by our customer-centric focus will be well received by the market “.
About First Priority GreenFleet Ltd.: First Priority GreenFleet is a total solutions provider to sustainable fleets. GreenFleet’s product lines include CNG, Propane, and Electric vehicles. The company designs, manufactures, services, and converts vehicles in addition to providing charging and fueling solutions for zero to ultra-low emissions vehicles. For additional information on First Priority GreenFleet, visit us at www.FPGreenFleet.com.
About First Priority Global Ltd.: First Priority Global (FPG) is an American owned company focused on the specialty vehicle industry, including firefighting, emergency medical, rescue, homeland security, mobile health care and student transportation product offerings. First Priority’s team is proud to have manufacturing and service facilities in NJ, NC, TX, and CA and a satellite office in Beijing, China. FPG serves customers throughout the United States through a growing network of dedicated dealers, as well as more than 31 countries worldwide served by its award-winning export division. For additional information on First Priority Global, visit us on the web atwww.firstpriorityglobal.net.