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L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America

Pictured is (left to right) Tom Ellsperman, VP and general manager of sales & distribution at Cub Cadet; Shawn Matteson, co-owner of L&M Fleet Supply, Kristi Matteson; Sue Mesia, Mike Mesia, director of operations for L&M Supply; Phil Clouse, President, post-sales support at Cub Cadet. Submitted Photo

Grand Rapids, MN — L&M Fleet Supply, local dealer of Cub Cadet outdoor power equipment located in Grand Rapids, Hibbing, Mt. Iron/Virginia, Cloquet, Bemidji, Park Rapids, Detroit Lakes, Hayward, and Ashland Wis., recently earned distinction as one of the top 75 Cub Cadet independent retailers in America for 2016. L&M Supply received recognition for this achievement during an exclusive trip on Royal Caribbean's largest cruise ship, Harmony of the Seas.

L&M Supply has been selling and servicing Cub Cadet equipment, including lawn and garden tractors, zero turn riding mowers, utility vehicles, snow throwers and more, for 16 years They have earned distinction as a top 75 dealer 12 times.

"The team at L&M Supply works hard all year round, and they do it to provide quality products and services to their community and provide for their employees. They are at the top of their game because they treat their customers well and value their employees. That shows in the growth of the business year over year," said Roy Keating, Vice President of Multi-Channel Sales at Cub Cadet. "With 1,300 dealers across the country, it's quite an accomplishment to be a top-performer. We are thankful for all they do and pleased to offer them this recognition of a job well done."

Shawn Matteson, co-owner of L&M Supply, accepted the recognition on behalf of L&M Supply. "We are so thankful to our loyal customers and our incredible team for another great year with Cub Cadet," said Shawn Matteson. "The new products Cub Cadet brought out this last year and a little cooperation from Mother Nature made the past year a lot of fun. We are looking forward to another good year ahead."