Isuzu Truck expands UK dealer network coverage with Thompson Commercials
Thompson Commercials has been a successful Isuzu truck dealership since 2012, covering Humberside, North Yorkshire, Teesside, County Durham and Tyne & Wear, and that relationship continues to grow with the announcement that Isuzu Truck has now named the company in as full Isuzu truck dealers for the Sheffield and South Yorkshire region, effective immediately.
At the same time, Isuzu Truck has also signed an agreement with Thompsons for their Grimsby branch to become an Official Authorized Repairer for the Isuzu Truck brand.
Announcing the details of this dealer expansion agreement with Thompsons, ITUK Managing Director Pete Murphy said:
“Thompson Commercials is a very professional company and our team works very well with their Dealer Group management team. We are both very aligned in terms of future plans to move the business forward. The expansion of their dealer territory in the Sheffield area, as well as providing additional aftermarket support in Grimsby and Lincolnshire, is a natural extension of this successful partnership.
The new Isuzu Truck dealership in Sheffield is located at:
Thompson Commercials Ltd,
Hydra Business Park, Nether Lane, Sheffield S35 9ZX
Main dealer: Ellis Thorpe
Thompson Commercials has been established in the Sheffield area for over fifteen years and now provides full sales, service and parts support for the Isuzu Truck brand, with extensive workshop and parts facilities in Sheffield, in addition of a dedicated Isuzu Truck sales team. covering the region, with demo vehicles available at various GVWs and body specifications.
Ellis Thorpe, Principal Dealer, Thompson Commercials said:
“With an experienced team of professionals here in Sheffield and our long-term knowledge and understanding of the Isuzu Truck product across the group, we believe there are great opportunities for us to significantly increase the Isuzu vehicle fleet locally, as well as providing a high level of after-sales support to existing ITUK customers in South Yorkshire. »
The new authorized Isuzu Truck repairer is located at:
Thompson Commercials Ltd.
Estate Road No 5, Humberside Industrial Estate, Grimsby. DN31 2TF
Tel: 01472 347246
Main dealer: Ellis Thorpe
“Also established over fifteen years ago, our Grimsby depot is fully equipped to provide existing Isuzu Truck customers with proven first class after-sales service.”
Thompson Group Ltd is a decades-old company with roots in the cycle and motorcycle industry established in the former East Riding of Yorkshire in 1910 before becoming Thompsons of Beverley. The private company has grown into one of the UK’s leading dealership groups with a turnover of £66 million and currently employs over 185 people.
ITUK’s appointment of Thompson Commercials in Sheffield and Grimsby complements the three current Isuzu Truck dealerships in Hull, Teesside and Newcastle.
Summarizing the growth of the relationship between Thompsons and ITUK, Ellis Thorpe concludes:
“The growth in sales of Isuzu trucks here in the UK has been a remarkable achievement and for Thompsons it has been a fantastic addition to our product portfolio. In particular, over the past two years we have seen sales of new Isuzu trucks are literally taking off across our designated sales region.Having the Isuzu Truck franchise has made a huge difference to our business on every level, not only in new vehicle sales but also in its contribution to our business flourishing in the secondary market.
Full details of the current ITUK dealer network can be viewed on the company’s website here.