Formed in 1916, GB Industrial
Battery produces a full line of Industrial Forklift, Locomotive and Solar
Batteries and chargers for the most demanding applications. With battery
production centrally based in Illinois, and an average build time of just
three days, we are usually able to deliver new batteries and chargers in as
little as four to five days. This approach has allowed us to reduce operating
and inventory overhead, and the ability to offer greater production
flexibility and extremely competitive pricing to customers throughout the US,
Canada and Mexico.
Since the internet boom of the
mid to late 90s, our Industrial Battery web sales have increased annually,
and are now nearly equal our traditional trade ad and face-to-face sales.
Ownership: In 2001, Giant
Battery / GB Industrial Battery was purchased by the
Canadian investment group Quebec Inc., headed by Alberto Peluso. The
acquisition immediately extended the company's reach to
Batteries - Since 1916
message of this document - our first Corporate Responsibility Report - is
that at Giant Battery Co., we've always believed that our business has many
responsibilities. They begin, of course, with our dedication to every
client's success and to ensuring that our shareholders profit from their
investment and confidence in our company. But they extend equally to our
relationships to our employees and to our commitment to use our technologies,
expertise and influence to solve meaningful problems in business and society.
We prepared this report to help you better understand both our business, and
our beliefs. Alberto Peluso
Regional Call Centers allow us to answer nearly every call live, 24/7, with a
knowledgeable sales person who is ready to help you with your needs. Work
schedules are tailored to ensure adequate staff levels to handle peak and off
peak calling hours, as well as weekends and holidays. It also gives us the
necessary redundancy to seamlessly shift calls in the event of problems
beyond our control, such as extreme weather, power or phone outages,
extremely high call volume, etc. Only .05% of all calls result in need to
leave a voice message.
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