JANESVILLE, WI — RitterTech-WI announced Thursday that it is opening a ParkerStore located near Janesville, WI, its seventh ParkerStore location in the state of Wisconsin. RitterTech-WI is a division of Motion & Control Enterprises (MCE), an industrial distributor of Parker Hannifin motion and control products and systems.
A soft opening will be held Thursday with a Grand Opening Celebration scheduled for Thursday, June 7 8 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the new Janesville ParkerStore, located at 1520 Plainfield Avenue, near the intersection of Interstate 39, WI-26 and US Highway 14. The celebration will include door prizes, a free barbecue lunch, Milwaukee tool raffles, and product demonstrations.
The Janesville ParkerStore offers custom hose assemblies, couplings and fittings for hydraulic, pneumatic, industrial, and mobile applications along with 24-hour emergency service. RitterTech-WI operates a network of ParkerStores™ across Wisconsin in Pewaukee, East Madison, West Madison, North Milwaukee, West Milwaukee, and in Sturtevant. MCE has on-hand inventory of more than $12 million to support all its divisions backed by $150 million of available inventory through its association with the DistraNet Inventory Sharing Group.
“We are pleased to bring quality Parker products to our growing customer base in the Janesville area,” said Tom Savignac, President of RitterTech-WI and Chief Operating Officer of MCE. “RitterTech has operated ParkerStores™ for more than 25 years. Our vast industry experience sets us apart from our competitors.”
MCE is a multi-state, industrial distributor of Parker Hannifin motion and control systems, Graco industrial lubrication equipment, and Enerpac high-pressure power tools, along with an extensive line of other top-tier fluid power and industrial lubrication products. Nationwide, MCE operates more than 20 retail and mobile locations in WI, IL, IN, MI and PA, providing automation expertise to the Great Lakes Industrial Region through the combined resources of operating divisions including RitterTech, Primet Fluid Power, Tri-State Hose & Fitting and Fluid Systems Engineering.
The ParkerStore brand is owned by Parker Hannifin Corporation and through this chain of stores offers a local source for hydraulic and pneumatic products backed by the knowledge and application expertise of store teams who are focused on building on-demand hose assemblies which minimize downtime and maximizes production uptime and efficiency.