Written by Ron Piccolo

CBS Rental and Supply, Houston, TX, has entered into an agreement to utilize the SmartEquip Network to streamline their service process, eliminate parts order errors and increase their rental fleet’s utilization. CBS will be able to leverage the combined platform to enhance their existing business relationships with the 260 parts and MRO suppliers currently on the SmartEquip Network.   

Jason Herin, President and CEO of CBS Rental & Supply states, “Maintaining our Legendary Customer Service leadership within the construction equipment rental industry requires for us to constantly innovate in order to continue to meet our customers’ changing business needs. We believe that through partnerships with other great companies such as SmartEquip, we are able to streamline and improve our operations bringing maximum value and responsiveness to our customer base.”

“We are proud to welcome a partner that operates under the core values of integrity, service, innovation and performance that CBS Rental and Supply does,” adds Ron Piccolo, SmartEquip’s executive vice president of sales and marketing. “We will be working closely with CBS to insure they develop the processes that will lay the foundation for successful growth and increased profitability.”

About CBS Rental and Supply

Together, with their customers, CBS Rental and Supply builds excellence by providing the best equipment rental and construction maintenance, repair and operations supplies in the industry. Created in 1965, CBS was founded and continues to operate on the cornerstone of their legacy, which is integrity, service, innovation and performance. The CBS employees are, and forever will be, the heart of our company; hired with the highest values to grow our company by providing legendary customer service and return for their customers, key stakeholders and shareholder within the communities they serve. This is the CBS mission. This is what we do. We are TEAM CBS.

About SmartEquip

SmartEquip is the leading global standard for online parts support.  The SmartEquip network connects fleet owners to manufacturers and their dealers with real time access to critical parts and service information. It helps fleet owners generate more profit from their equipment by automating and accelerating the service workflow, increasing asset availability and revenue. The network streamlines the service process, eliminates order errors, improves technician wrench-time and greatly reduces equipment down time. SmartEquip currently supports more than 260 OEM brands, with over 40,000 users across more than 4,000 locations across North America and Europe. SmartEquip recently surpassed $1.4 billion in transactions and is staffed by veterans of the construction and software industry. SmartEquip drives the fleet performance that grows profitability. SmartEquip. “Be Ready”.