East Manufacturing has named Gulf Coast Truck and Equipment Co. Inc. as an authorized East dealer. With 74 years of experience, Gulf Coast will carry the full line of East trailers including flatbed, drop deck dump and refuse trailers along with parts and service. Its dump line includes aluminum frame and frameless dump trailers as well as steel trailers and aluminum truck bodies.
Founded in 1942 by T. A. Cross, the company is operated by the third and fourth generation of the Cross family. Gulf Coast is an authorized Mack Truck Dealer, serving 37 counties in South Alabama with locations in Dothan, Mobile, Montgomery and Pine Hill.
J.R. (Bo) Cross Jr. currently serves as president and his commitment to excellence in sales, service and parts remains steadfast as the company continues to add products such as East trailers to better serve its customers.
“We look forward to supporting the strong brand name and product offering that has made East Manufacturing an industry leader,” said Cross
“We are pleased to have Gulf Coast with their strong commitment to customer service join our dealer network,” said Dave de Poincy, president of East. “Their knowledge and sales expertise will further contribute to the success of East.”