General Implement Distributors has been actively wholesaling farm machinery since 1938. The firm's Silver Service® includes eleven delivery trucks, a multi-million dollar inventory at five locations, and an experienced sales staff. The firm employs twelve territory managers who cover most of the western U.S.
We currently represent over 40 foreign and domestic wholegoods lines and 55 captive and will fit parts lines in our fourteen state territory composed of 800 dealers. Our six strategically located warehouses support eight unit territory reps and four parts reps.
General Implement's History
1929 - Arnold Machinery founded by L. E. "Doc" Arnold.
1938 - Ray Arnold, "Doc's" son joins the business and they enter the Agricultural Business.
1952 - General Implement is formed.
2001 - General Implement buys S&W Farm Equipment in Portland, Oregon.
2003 - General Implement purchases Countryside Marketing in Billings, Montana
2006 - General Implement buys R.M. Wade Co. in Portland, Oregon.
2011 - General Implement purchases West Country Products in Jamestown, North Dakota.
2015 - General Implement purchases Alliance Distributing Inc. in Hewitt, texas.