The Mitsubishi Fuso, Isuzu NPR or Hino Refrigerated Truck – The best trucks for the food service industry

Here’s a few questions that business owners who have a need for a commercial truck should be asking! If you own a business that uses a commercial truck, are you using the best tool for the job. You wouldn’t use a drill to hammer a nail would you? Then why use the wrong truck for the job.

In this post we are going to focus on what are the best trucks for food service industry. As business owners, we know how important it is to get the best bang for your buck and to have effective, efficient and productive tools to get the job done right.

We are a full service commercial truck dealer with 5 locations offering, new and used commercial truck sales, parts, service, leasing and truck rentals.

Mitsubishi Fuso Reefer
hino refrigerated box
isuzu refrigerated truck

Three of the top medium duty commercial truck manufacturers are Isuzu, Mitsubishi Fuso and Hino Trucks by Toyota. For meat purveyors, produce companies, farms, seafood companies, caterers, restaurants and any other food service industry business that needs a commercial truck. These top manufacturers probably have the perfect truck for you. All three manufacturers offer several different size and vehicle class, as well a fully customizable body options from manufacturers like Supreme, Morgan and ABC. These truck bodies can have roll up rear doors bi-fold and trifold rear swing doors, curbside doors along with fully insulated aluminum boxes with aluminum floors and many other options.

You truck body can be equipped with a Thermoking or Carrier refrigeration unit of different size and cooling capacity. Both are high quality units. While we do offer brand new refrigerated trucks from all three of these manufacturers with the option of either reefer unit, we do also stock a wide selection of used refrigerated trucks of various size and capacity. Before you buy it’s a good idea to contact a knowledgeable, trustworthy sales representative to find out all you can. That’s were we can help. Our staff are all factored trained and certified reps that have the knowledge and experience to get you pointed in the right direction.

Here’s a few basic questions you might want to start out with:

• Which truck manufacturer should I go with and why?
• Should I go with Gas or Diesel?
• Should I have an automatic or manual transmission?
• What upkeep is involved with my truck (PM Service and D.O.T. Inspection, brakes, clutch, maintenance)?
• Will I need a CDL or Non CDL truck?
• What truck body manufacturer and how big of a truck body do I need (Length, Width and Height)?
• What type of refrigeration unit and capacity do I need?

and then there are many more in depth questions, like tire tread depth, fluid changes, reefer unit care and upkeep, pre-trip and post-trip inspection checklists. This is all important and valuable information which can save you and your company money, time and many a headache by simply being informed.

To see more refrigerated trucks visit our inventory pages. We have numerous new and used reefers in stock.

Refrigerated Trucks