San Joaquin Valley is home to CTM, California Tomato Machinery,
a global leader in the commercial tomato harvester equipment
industry. Headquartered in Madera, California, CTM is a subsidiary
of Westside Equipment, Inc., which maintains parts sales and
support service operations in three additional Central Valley
locations – Five Points, Crows Landing and Woodland,
successfully covering all corners of the state’s extensive
processing tomato production area.
its doors in 1999 when six entrepreneurs, with years of agriculture
experience, joined forces to purchase the world-renowned FMC
tomato harvester division and three year later, the Johnson
tomato harvester. As a company that knows and grows tomatoes,
CTM has its finger on the pulse of the global tomato economy.
in California, CTM follows the worldwide presences of the
former FMC and Johnson brand, with many of its products found
in Spain, Chile, Israel, Australia, Mexico and Italy. Throughout
the state and the world, the CTM brand is synonymous with
quality and innovation placing it at the forefront of the
global tomato harvesting equipment industry.