Equipements G. Gagnon Inc. is a company founded in Maskinongé in 1966 by Germain Gagnon and his wife Marie-Claire. At first, the agricultural sector was only secondary to the main activity of the business, which was car and truck repairs.
Over time, the steady growing demand from the agricultural sector was so important that Mr. Gagnon choose to devote all his time and efforts to farmers and stopped making automotive jobs. Then, new banners and products were added and introduced to meet customer’s needs.
Quickly, the company had gain a solid reputation thanks to his personalized service. In the late 1980s, relocation to its current location on the road 138 in Maskinongé was required to meet customer’s needs and their expectations.
Yvon Gagnon, son of the founder, is now the sole owner. The company is celebrating his 50th anniversary in 2016 and remains one of the few family owned and operated businesses for 50 years.
Today, Equipements G. Gagnon Inc. has a wide and diverse customer basis and quality products are available to: full-time and hobby farmers, snow removal contractors, excavation company, landscaping company, vegetable company, forestry people, municipality, cities and homeowner.
Equipements G. Gagnon Inc. is now a reference in the industry, thanks to his experience gained in the past 5 decades, to his qualified staff and the quality of the products offered.
Since the early 2000s, Equipements G. Gagnon Inc. has been honored several times. Kioti honored the company for its outstanding performance, finishing regularly among the best dealers in North America. Kioti has also given the “5 Paw” certification to the company every year since its creation in 2008. This certification is awarded based on an evaluation of stringent qualifications in regards to service, sales, operations and parts.
In 2016, the municipality of Maskinongé honored Equipements G. Gagnon Inc. during the “Soirée des sommets Desjardins” organized by the chamber of commerce and industry of the Maskinongé RCM.