Thursday, September 6, 2018

Durante Rentals Makes the Inc. 5000 List for Sixth Straight Year


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  

Three-year sales growth of 201% places them at #2195 on the 2018 list


NEW YORK, September 7th, 2018 – Westchester-based Durante Rentals, with ten locations throughout New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, has been selected to Inc. Magazine’s exclusive list of 5000 of America’s fastest-growing private companies – The Inc. 5000.

Durante’s three-year sales growth of 201% and $30.8m in annual revenue places them at #2195 on the 2018 list, the 37th annual. This is Durante Rentals sixth straight year on the list making them an Inc. 5000 Hall of Fame Honoree. Their sixth appearance on the list is a feat accomplished by a meager six percent of the tens of thousands of companies that have applied for the honor. In fact, only a very small fraction make the list more than once.

“We set some lofty goals this year and our team responded in heroic fashion by going above and beyond,” said Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer Chris Jones. “I am truly amazed at the dedication and commitment our team makes to achieving our objectives. Without their hard work and teamwork, none of this happens,” said Chris.

As a member of the prestigious list since 2013, Durante’s previous rankings were #1476 in 2017, #1643 in 2016, #1869 in 2015, #2098 in 2014, and #1879 in 2013.

Durante Rentals joins some familiar faces on this year’s list such as fellow ARA member Triple E Equipment (#926), PopSockets (#2), Signs.com (#458), Optima Tax Relief (#3236), and PM Pediatrics (#2952). Other notable alumni include Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Clif Bar, Pandora, Patagonia, Oracle, Microsoft, Dell, Domino's Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, and Zillow.

The 2018 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 538.2%, and a median rate of 171.8%. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue was $206.1 billion in 2017, accounting for 664,095 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

About Durante Rentals

Founded in 2009 by three entrepreneurs, Durante Rentals is the most dependable name in construction equipment rentals with locations in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Brewster, Carmel, Elmsford, Flushing, Mt. Vernon, West Nyack, Danbury, CT and coming soon to Hasbrouck Heights, NJ. Contractors look to Durante for all their construction equipment needs including telehandlers, scissor lifts, generators, boom lifts, conveyors, track loaders, skid steers, ride-on rollers, forklifts and more. Durante Rentals services all five boroughs of NYC, Westchester, Rockland County, Putnam County, Connecticut and New Jersey.  For more information about Durante Rentals, visit www.duranterentals.com or call 1-800-DURANTE.

About Inc. Magazine and the Inc. 5000 List

The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, Inc’s nationally-recognized list has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders.


###


New Equipment Arrivals - JCB 45' Electric Scissor Lifts

WE NOW CARRY 45' Scissor Lifts

NEW JCB S4550E 45' Electric Scissor Lift


The JCB S4550E is the largest electric powered scissor lift in the range with a 45 foot platform height and a 51 foot working height with the operator.

Drive motor protection and protected, tamper proof safety systems make the S4550E a robust, durable machine. Cost of ownership is kept to a minimum through the use of industry standard componentry and easy to replace components. 

Features

  • 45’3’’ maximum platform height (49'3" working height w/ operator)
  • Only 50" wide
  • 500 lbs. platform capacity
  • Roller supported deck extension for effortless extension even at various heights
  • Unique gate handle for easy and safe access and egress.
  • Power to platform as standard

Brewster |Brooklyn | Bronx | Carmel | Danbury | Elmsford | Flushing | Hasbrouck Heights| Mt. Vernon | W. Nyack
Call us Toll Free at 1-800-DURANTE

Monday, August 6, 2018

Durante Rentals Launches New Redesigned Website

Contact:
Adam Zunic
Durante Rentals, LLC
azunic@duranterentals.com
1-800-DURANTE x4431
www.duranterentals.com


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Durante Rentals Launches New Redesigned Website

New features and responsive design create the ultimate customer experience


NEW YORK, NY, August 7th, 2018 – Durante Rentals, a leader in the construction equipment and tool rental industry, announced the redesign of their company website. The newly revamped website offers a mobile-ready, responsive design, that is fully functional across all platforms and devices - including mobile phones, tablets, laptops, and PC’s. The website address remains the same at www.duranterentals.com.

The new website offers quick and easy access to all their equipment offerings with updated images, videos, and manufacturer specs, allowing customers to find information faster and with less clicks. “Our goal was to create an unmatched user experience with the addition of new content, improved navigation, faster page loads, and a clean, uncluttered design,” said Director of Marketing, Adam Zunic. Realizing that today’s customer prefers a choice of communication options, the new website offers free quotes via phone, email, live chat, text, and a quick quote form on every equipment page.

The entire website, including the graphics, content, and coding were designed by Durante’s in-house Marketing department. “I’m extremely proud of my team for the time and energy they invested in this project as well as the vision to create something exciting that would benefit our customers,” said Adam. The new website will continually be updated with fresh and relevant content. Users are encouraged to browse the new site and sign up for updates here.

New and expanded features include:

  • Online equipment guide – Easy access to Durante’s quarterly equipment catalog from their homepage.
  • Store locator – An upgraded and more interactive store locator highlighting the company’s nine current locations with addresses, store pictures, business hours, and phone numbers.
  • Expanded used equipment section - A dedicated section for quality used construction equipment with detailed photos and descriptions.
  • Upgraded gallery – High-quality photos of equipment, staff, events, store locations, and more.
  • Company news section – Users can now keep up to date on new equipment offerings, the latest tradeshows, store openings, and other company news and events.

About Durante Rentals

Founded in 2009 by three entrepreneurs, Durante Rentals is the most dependable name in construction equipment rentals with locations in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Brewster, Carmel, Elmsford, Flushing, Mt. Vernon, West Nyack, Danbury, CT and coming soon to Hasbrouck Heights, NJ. Contractors look to Durante for all their construction equipment needs including telehandlers, scissor lifts, generators, boom lifts, conveyors, track loaders, skid steers, ride-on rollers, forklifts and more. Durante Rentals services all five boroughs of NYC, Westchester, Rockland County, Putnam County, Connecticut and New Jersey.  For more information about Durante Rentals, visit www.duranterentals.com or call 1-800-DURANTE.





###

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Durante Rentals Makes the RER 100 List of Top Equipment Rental Companies in the Country



Durante Rentals Ranks #86 on the RER 100 List with $20.3mm in Rental Revenue


MT. VERNON, NY, May 24th, 2018 – Durante Rentals has made it on to this year’s RER 100 list of the 100 top-earning rental companies in the country. Coming in at #86, with $20.3mm in 2017 rental revenue ($30.8mm total revenue), this is Durante Rentals first time on the list. They join an exclusive group of rental companies with a combined $21.917 Billion in rental revenue. That figure surpasses their prior year’s total rental revenue of $19.299 Billion, an increase of 13.6 percent, and an all-time high.

Durante Rentals rental volume increased by 16 percent in 2017, in large part due to the opening of two new locations, one in Brooklyn and the other in Danbury, Conn., their first outside of New York. Their earth-moving division, New York Takeuchi, was also awarded and expanded territory to now include eleven counties in Northern New Jersey. Their New York - New Jersey Takeuchi division is now one of the top Takeuchi dealers in the country. The year also marked the fifth consecutive time Durante was named to INC 5000 Magazine’s List of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies.

Co-founder and CFO Chris Jones stated, “Consistent growth, while also maintaining the culture we have, is incredibly difficult to achieve. We have talented people who give their all day in and day out with a smile in every department.  It is our team's commitment to excellence that has enabled our growth.”

Co-founder John Durante said, “This accomplishment does not happen without my partners, Anthony Durante and Chris Jones, along with our team of over one hundred committed men and women. Thank you to all our friends, family, co-workers, vendors and customers who have supported us these past nine years.”

About Durante Rentals
Founded in 2009 by three entrepreneurs, Durante Rentals is the most dependable name in construction equipment rentals with locations in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Brewster, Carmel, Elmsford, Flushing, Mt. Vernon, West Nyack, Danbury, and coming soon to New Jersey. Contractors look to Durante for all their construction equipment needs including telehandlers, scissor lifts, generators, boom lifts, conveyors, track loaders, skid steers, ride-on rollers, forklifts and more. Durante Rentals services all five boroughs of NYC, Westchester, Rockland County, Putnam County, Connecticut and New Jersey.  For more information about Durante Rentals, visit www.DuranteRentals.com. or call 1-800-DURANTE. For more information about their subdivision, New York – New Jersey Takeuchi, visit www.NYTakeuchi.com.

About Rental Equipment Register
RER has been the acknowledged source of information on the rental industry since 1957. Editor Michael Roth is an expert in the industry and has authored hundreds of feature articles, visited hundreds of rental centers and manufacturers, and written thousands of news stories. He leads an award-winning editorial team that delivers hard-hitting industry news—from fast breaking stories about major players to new product launches and marketing strategies.



###

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Come Visit Durante Rentals and New York – New Jersey Takeuchi at the 30th Annual NYC Construction Equipment & Vehicle Show




Contact:

Chelsea Dunlop
Durante Rentals LLC
718-697-6969 x4433


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Come Visit Durante Rentals and New York – New Jersey Takeuchi at the 30th Annual NYC Construction Equipment & Vehicle Show


Thursday, May 17th, 2018 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm in Flushing Meadows Corona Park


FLUSHING, NY, May 3rd, 2018 Durante Rentals and their earth-moving division, New York – New Jersey Takeuchi, will be showcasing their construction equipment at the 30th Annual NYC Construction Equipment & Vehicle Show. This free event, hosted by the NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services and NYC Parks, will take place on Thursday, May 17th from 9:00 am till 2:00 pm, in Flushing Meadows Corona Park. The rain date is scheduled for Friday, May 18th.

Durante Rentals will have an assortment of construction equipment on display around the circumference of the Unisphere, including their Takeuchi mini excavators, track loaders, and skid steers. All Takeuchi machines are manufactured with Tier-4 Emission Compliant engines making them a perfect fit for this year’s emissions-reducing themed show. As an exclusive dealer for Sherpa Mini Loaders, they will also be featuring their newest edition to their fleet, the SHERPA 100 Eco Electric Mini Skid Steer. Attendees are encouraged to take an up-close look at these powerful, earth-moving machines.

This is Durante Rentals fourth consecutive year exhibiting at this event. The show always draws a large crowd and is well-known for the array of cool vehicles, vendor giveaways, product demos, and complimentary BBQ. This has always been one of our favorite equipment shows of the year, said Adam Zunic, Director of Marketing at Durante Rentals. The iconic Unisphere is the perfect backdrop to showcase the latest in vehicle and equipment technology,” said Adam.

The show highlights vendors like Durante Rentals and New York – New Jersey Takeuchi who support NYCs Clean Fleet and Vision Zero initiatives. Other vendors will be offering a wide array of products to improve vehicle safety including cameras, truck side guards, systems to track and manage fleets, and systems to avoid or mitigate collisions. The show also highlights construction vehicles and equipment with alternative fuels and emissions reducing technologies, along with the latest in light and heavy-duty vehicles, trucks, horticultural equipment, tools, fleet services, and more.


Event Location:
Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Unisphere)
Grand Central Pkwy., Whitestone Expwy. bet. 111 St. and College Point Blvd., Park Drive E.
Flushing, NY 11375


About Durante Rentals


Founded in 2009 by three entrepreneurs, Durante Rentals is the most dependable name in construction equipment rentals with locations in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Brewster, Carmel, Elmsford, Flushing, Mt. Vernon, West Nyack, Danbury, and coming soon to New Jersey. Contractors look to Durante for all their construction equipment needs including telehandlers, scissor lifts, generators, boom lifts, conveyors, track loaders, skid steers, ride-on rollers, forklifts and more. Durante Rentals services all five boroughs of NYC, Westchester, Rockland County, Putnam County, Connecticut and New Jersey. For more information about Durante Rentals, visit www.duranterentals.com or call 1-800-DURANTE.

About New York – New Jersey Takeuchi


New York New Jersey Takeuchi is an authorized dealer for the New York City, Northern New Jersey, Westchester, Putnam and Rockland County areas. They specialize in sales, rentals, service and parts for the full Takeuchi fleet of earth- moving machines including track loaders, wheel loaders, skid steers, and mini excavators. New York New Jersey Takeuchi is a division of Durante Rentals. For more information, visit www.nytakeuchi.com or call 1-800-DURANTE.


 ###