Land & Coates News Room
March 5, 2018: Land & Coates Named Honda Premier Dealership
NORFOLK, Virginia (March 5, 2018) – Once again, American Honda has selected Land & Coates for its top honor, naming the power equipment company a Honda Premier Dealership.
“The recognition is awarded to stores that meet the highest standards for brand representation, sales performance and product service,” explained Land & Coates President Barden Winstead. “We get great feedback from our customers, but it’s always nice to get industry kudos as well,” he added.
In a letter announcing the award, American Honda representative Daniel Sherlock wrote, “your dealership has proven that it provides exceptional product service to all Honda customers, no matter where the product was purchased.”
Winstead said the premier dealership status gives employees access to even more training resources, “ensuring we stay at the top of the profession in product knowledge and service.”
Land & Coates is a family owned-and-operated business, serving area residents and businesses since 1945. Today the company has eight locations across Virginia selling and servicing top brands of outdoor power and agricultural equipment through their team of friendly and knowledgeable store personnel.
For more information about Land & Coates, please visit www.landandcoates.com or call 757.461.5800 (local) or call 888.553.0148 (toll-free).
November 13, 2017: Land & Coates Adds Second Richmond-Area Location
RICHMOND, Virginia (November 13, 2017) – Outdoor power and construction equipment dealer Land & Coates has acquired the assets of Old Dominion Tractor, Inc. in Richmond, Virginia. Old Dominion Tractor began selling Ford tractors in 1947 and has been in the industry for over 70 years retailing farm and industrial equipment. This marks Land & Coates’ eighth (8th) location throughout Central and Southeastern Virginia, including a nearby location in Powhatan, VA.
“We are thrilled to expand our presence here in the Richmond market,” says Barden Winstead, President of Land & Coates. “The rich history and community presence of Old Dominion Tractor make it a perfect addition to the Land & Coates family, and together we can provide better service than ever to customers in the Richmond area.”
Owners Crawford Carson and Tommy Sims and their staff will remain on with Land & Coates, where they can continue providing quality service to commercial and residential clients alike. Customers will benefit greatly from this union as it affords access to a larger team of professionals, more resources and industry expertise, and perhaps most importantly, a more extensive assortment of the highest-quality equipment, parts, and accessories.
Land & Coates has been operating since 1945, and, like Old Dominion Tractor, is a family-owned and operated business with highly knowledgeable industry personnel. The company specializes in selling and servicing the top brands of outdoor power and construction equipment, as well as offering exceptional after-sales support. This Richmond store joins the list of Land & Coates’ 7 other conveniently-located stores in Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Newport News, Gloucester, and Powhatan, VA.
October 9, 2017: Land & Coates Locations to Sell Kubota Construction Equipment
POWHATAN, Virginia – Outdoor power and agricultural equipment provider Land & Coates is now an authorized dealer of Kubota Construction Equipment. Kubota Tractor Corporation manufactures this specialized line of construction equipment which includes mini-excavators, articulating wheeled loaders, and rubber track skid steers. Kubota Construction Equipment has applications in construction, building sites, gardening, and forestry, and is widely renowned for its high durability, superior performance, and easy maintenance. Customers can now access Kubota Construction Equipment at the Land & Coates locations in Powhatan, VA and Gloucester, VA.
This line expands Land & Coates’ successful five-plus (5+) year relationship with Kubota. The company already offers Kubota tractors, RTVs, and mowers at their above locations.
“We are excited to advance our relationship with Kubota and grow our overall product line offerings,” said Barden Winstead, President of Land & Coates. “Many of our customers have been asking for more construction options. This allows us to better meet their needs and provide them with the best equipment available industry-wide.”
Family owned and operated, Land & Coates has been in business since 1945 selling and servicing the top brands of outdoor power and agricultural equipment through their team of knowledgeable store personnel. Dedicated to providing an extensive inventory of high-quality parts and equipment for their customers, Land & Coates also provides exceptional after-sales support at each of their seven locations around Coastal and Central Virginia.
For more information about Land & Coates, please visit www.landandcoates.com, call 757.461.5800 (local), or call 888.553.0148 (toll-free).