NEW MG Trading Leongatha store manager Dale Thomas has promised to deliver exceptional service and excellent prices on all the gear South Gippsland farmers need.
With four years of managerial experience in rural merchandise, Dale is keen to bring forward his extensive local knowledge and passion to his homeland and fellow community members. On the job long before normal trading hours is what he expects of himself.
“I’m a Meeniyan boy and father of three children. My place of employment allows me to meet real, earthy and trustworthy local community members that I relish providing service to daily,” Dale said.
“When somebody walks through our doors, I make it my mission to get to know them on a personal level. One of my core objectives is placing our customers and thus the community at large first with as little pen-pushing as possible. We love to engage in a bit of friendly banter. It’s invigorating.
“Many would know my mother and father around the community. My mother Margaret is a local dog trainer and my father Graeme, the local gravel contractor. We all interact and immerse within community sports and activities alike.”
With 25 trading stores in the dairy regions of South Eastern Australia, MG Trading supplies all the leading brands in the market with various options to suit all budgets.
The extensive product range varies from specialised livestock markets to pet food, fencing, work wear, grease and oil, household needs and a competitively priced selection of Devondale and Liddell’s milk, cheese and butter.
In addition to dairy, MG Trading services the beef, sheep and equine sectors and the expanding life-style market, offering expertise in these fields with the added benefit of in store and on farm support for their customers.
“We listen to the customer to ascertain their specific requirements and help them achieve their desired goals,” Dale said.
MG Trading Leongatha is the business’s largest warehouse facility in South Gippsland. It is well stocked enabling them to service local customers and to support the localised network consisting of seven stores within a 70km proximity.
“Come in and say hello to the new bloke who understands your needs and lives on a Meeniyan beef property himself.”