Berry Cos. buys North Texas Bobcat dealer

Berry Companies of Wichita announced today that it bought the Bobcat distribution network of Conley Lott Nichols of Texas, of Irving, Texas.

The purchase gives Berry Cos. its first presence in North Texas. Conley Lott Nichols was the leader in its market since 1989.

Berry Cos. owns and operates Bobcat dealerships with 17 locations in five states: White Star Machinery of Wichita, Bobcat of the Rockies in Golden, Colo.; KC Bobcat in Blue Springs, Mo.; and Bobcat of Houston in Jersey Village, Texas.

Berry Cos. also owns Berry Tractor & Equipment with four locations in Kansas and southwestern Missouri, Berry Material Handling with three locations; and Superior Broom which manufactures self-propelled brooms for the asphalt paving market.