Manitowoc Crane Group names Chicago area dealer

Manitowoc Crane Group has named Walter Payton Power Equipment its Chicago area dealer for Manitowoc and Grove crane products. The company says the change aligns with its sales and support strategy of using independent distributors in the Americas. Walter Payton Power Equipment’s territory for Manitowoc Crane products includes a number of counties in the Chicago area, as well as certain counties in the Michigan Upper Peninsula, Wisconsin and Indiana. The territory for Grove products includes selected counties in Illinois and Indiana.