Fecon adds Five Star Equipment to dealer network

Updated Oct 27, 2016

Fecon _FTX128LForestry and vegetation management equipment manufacturer Fecon has added Five Star Equipment’s eight locations to its dealer network.

Five Star will carry Fecon FTX tracked carriers and rubber tire tractors, as well as Bull Hog forestry mulchers and forestry attachments.

“The team at Five Star Equipment is excited to partner with Fecon, so we can provide our customers with additional high-quality equipment to help them be more productive in their jobs,” says Tim Higley, director of corporate sales and marketing at Five Star. “Fecon works seamless with the John Deere Construction and Forestry line we offer. It is a great addition to our current line up.”

Founded in 1980, Five Star has more than 150 employees. The company has offices located in Rochester, Orchard Park, Syracuse and Kirkwood, New York, as well as in Waterford, Dunmore, Williamsport and Athens, Pennsylvania. The dealerships also carry equipment from John Deere, Hitachi and Bomag.

“We are excited about Five Star Equipment, Inc. coming on board with Fecon as a Full Service Stocking Dealer,” says Joe Cox, Fecon regional manager. “This partnership makes equipment inventory readily available to Fecon customers in Pennsylvania, and western New York.  Working together, Fecon and Five Star Equipment will be able to provide better service support to our customers in this area as well.”