Dealer News

Heritage Tractor, a Deere dealership in Lawrence, Kan., has reopened. It was destroyed by a fire in May 2018 when a transformer fell onto the roof the building and caused the interior to ignite.

Source: Rural Lifestyle Dealer

Keith Kreps has joined 21st Century Equipment as chief operating officer (COO). Kreps joins the Deere dealership group after 20-plus years of experience in agriculture dealerships across the U.S. He has been executive vice president in the U.S. for RDO Equipment Co. and its John Deere Agriculture and Irrigation Divisions for the past 16 years.

Kreps participated in a dealer panel at the Association’s 2018 fall convention.

Source: Ag Equipment Intelligence