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JIT Toyota-Lift Brings Home Toyota Material Handling Awards in All 4 Categories

JIT Toyota-Lift brought home 4 awards from this year's Toyota Dealership Meeting, one for every category offered. JIT performed at the highest level in Customer Service & Support, Sales Excellence, Parts Excelle..

JIT Toyota-Lift Wins 2016 Toyota President's Award

FREWSBURG, New York (April 14, 2017) – Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) recently announced the 2016 winners of its prestigious President’s Award. The award honors Toyota forklift dealers who excel in par..

Toyota Honors JIT Toyota-Lift with President's Award

FREWSBURG, N.Y. (April 24, 2013) – Toyota Material Handling TMHU) recently awarded JIT Toyota-Lift its highest dealership honor, the President’s Award, for 2012. JIT Toyota-Lift is one of 15 elite recip..

Company Mourns Loss of Founding Owner

FREWSBURG -- We are sad to announce the passing of one of JIT Toyota-Lift's founders and owners, Mary I. Short, at age 79 on February 12, 2013. Mary and her husband, Earl “Bud” Short, started Jamest..

JIT Employee is Among First in the Nation

FREWSBURG NY, 1/17/2012 JIT Toyota-Lift is proud to announce that Patricia Mitchell is the first woman in the US to achieve the Toyota Material Handling USA (TMHU) 3rd Gear status. Recognizing the valuable role that ..

JIT Toyota-Lift Wins 3rd Silver Circle Award

FREWSBURG NY (March 20, 2009) – Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) recently awarded JIT Toyota-Lift the Silver Circle Award for its performance in 2008. JIT Toyota-Lift is one of 10 elite recipients ..

Grand Opening in West Seneca NY

June 7, 2007 -- After 15 years of renting business space in the Buffalo area, this family business has decided to put down roots. JIT Toyota-Lift recently purchased the building at 999 Harlem Road in West Seneca. To ..

Jamestown Industrial Trucks Adopts New Name

June 1, 2006 -- Jamestown Industrial Trucks, Inc. will begin conducting business as JIT Toyota-Lift to better convey their dedication to all of Western New York; not just the Jamestown area. JIT Toyota-Lift is We..

JIT Receives Honor at National Event

Photo caption: Joyce Schwob, General Manager, accepts the Silver Circle award on behalf of the company March 10, 2005 -- At a national Toyota dealer event in Scottsdale Arizona Jamestown Industrial Trucks was awa..


President’s Award

2012   2016

The President’s Award is Toyota’s highest honor. Every year, Toyota selects its top forklift dealers who excel in parts, service, and equipment sales, customer satisfaction, and overall dealership operations.

Silver Circle

2004   2005   2008

(no longer awarded)

The Silver Circle Award was bestowed to Toyota dealers who demonstrated exemplary performance. It recognized dealers that achieved high marks in all areas of their dealership’s operations as rising leaders of Toyota and future contenders for the coveted President’s Award.

Customer Service & Support Award

2006   2007   2009   2010   2015   2016   2017

The CSS honors Toyota dealerships and CSS managers for demonstrating superior performance in CSS operations and training.

Sales Excellence Award

1998   2004   2005   2017

The Sales Excellence Award honors Toyota dealerships and sales managers for demonstrating superior performance in sales performance, operational efficiency, and personnel management.

Parts Excellence Award

1996   1998   1999   2000   2004   2012   2016   2017

The Parts Excellence Award honors Toyota dealerships and parts managers for demonstrating superior performance in parts purchasing, operations, and training.

Aftermarket Parts Awards

2005   2011   2012   2014   2015   2017

Starlift, our aftermarket parts supplier, has also bestowed many awards to our parts department. They recognize success in aftermarket parts operations.

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