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Persistent breakdown issues at a critical bottle washing facility sent a major Fortune 100 U.S. chemical manufacturer looking for a diagnosis and solution to costly downtime and repairs. After an assessment determined the company's aging pneumatic logic system was the culprit, The Hope Group designed and built a solution that improved the line's feedback systems, reduced breakdowns and stoppages, and increased productivity. Read more...

The Hope Group is the Hydraulic Authority and Premier Regional Distributor for Parker Hannifin
Since 1933 the industrial requirements of the New England region, ranging from fluid connectors to hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders and accessories, has been available from the largest and best source of hose, fittings, valves, o-rings, tubing, tube fittings, FRL’s, quick disconnects, and filters.


Grand Opening of Parker Store Marks Expansion of The Hope Group in CT

Northborough, MA (04-12-2017) - Tony Cantone, Co-President of The Hope Group, a subsidiary of THG Corporation, today announced that the company will host an Open House, Trade Show, and series of Technology Seminars on May 10, 2017 to celebrate its Grand Opening of its eighth Parker Store at its newest location, 350 Sackett Point Road, No. Haven, Conn. Read more...

The Hope Group Expands Its Marine
Offerings with the Yacht Protector®

Northborough, MA (02-21-2017) - yacht-protector-package-cruiser-version
It’s not too early for boat owners planning to return their vessels to the water this spring, in the New England region, to think about safety and security issues at the mooring or the dock. Read more...

The Hope Group to Return To
Commercial Marine Expo 2017

Northborough, MA (02-14-2017) -
The Hope Group has announced that it will again exhibit at the Commercial Marine Expo, which is being held this year on March 15 & 16 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence. The show is the Atlantic Seaboard's largest commercial trade show, and this year's venue, which is situated close to major ports, harbors, boat builders and other commercial marine interests, is anticipated to draw the largest outcome ever. Read more...

Basics of Pneumatic Technology Seminar Set for January 25 at The Hope Group

Northborough, MA (01-20-2017) -
Bill Rodny, VP for Automation, today announced that The Hope Group was offering its Pneumatic Technology Seminar on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at its Training Center in Northborough, MA. The seminar will cover basic pneumatics technology and thread identification specifically designed for maintenance technicians, designers, and engineers. Read more...

Parker Introduces SensoNODE Blue Condition Monitoring Device

Northborough, MA (6-30-2016) - parker-senso-node-monitors
Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has introduced the latest addition to its condition monitoring product line for plant managers and equipment managers.

The Hope Group LLC Acquires
Connecticut Fluid Power, Inc.

Northborough, MA (6-16-2016) - CFP-logo
Mark Ferland, Co-President of The Hope Group LLC, today announced that the company had acquired Connecticut Fluid Power, Inc., of North Haven, Connecticut, effective June 16, 2016.
Read more... Celebrates 10 Years of Fast Response to Internet Inquiries

Northborough, MA (6-09-2016) - Ten years ago, as The Hope Group redesigned its website ( for the third time (and six times since), a new feature was added:


The Hope Group Announces Hydraulic Training Sessions to Run on June 15

Northborough, MA (5-19-2016) - Tony Cantone, President of The Hope Group, today announced that on June 15, The Hope Group and Parker will offer its two most popular workshops, Hydraulic Fittings Thread ID and Safety Works at its Parker Store location in Fitchburg, Mass.

The Hope Group to Exhibit
At Commercial Marine EXPO

Northborough, MA (3-14-2016) - The Hope Group has announced that it will again exhibit at the Commercial Marine EXPO, which is being held this year on April 27 & 28, 2016 in New Bedford, MA.

Parker Awards The Hope Group
Connector Technology Center Status

Northborough, MA (11-9-2015) - Tony Cantone, President of The Hope Group, announced that Parker had awarded The Hope Group with the coveted designation as a Connector Technology Center.

Benji-Grubel   The Hope Group Now Offers Peace of Mind for Yacht Owners
Rick Hathaway
Fluid Power Specialist

mike-gardella   Sorensen Systems Designs Aerospace Fluid Control Test Stand
Mike Gardella
VP Engineering & Mfg

peter-rhoten   10 Worst Things You Can Do To Your Air Compressor
Peter Rhoten
Hope Air Systems

Donna-Tibbetts   One of Our Stores is Open 24 Hours a Day!
Donna Tibbetts
Operations & Services Mgr.

doug-markham-ipower-new-england   When Should Materials be Stocked at Point of Use?
Doug Markham
President, iPower NE

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parker-distributor-company-logoThe Hope Group corporate headquarters is in Northborough, MA. It also operates eight Parker Stores in New England. Please choose a location with an option to "Get Directions".

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Providing motion and control components and systems solutions

The Hope Group is a privately-held company founded in 1933 by the Rhoten family of Massachusetts. Originally established to provide industrial rubber products for consumers and industry, the company expanded into fluid power products in 1960 through its affiliation as an authorized distributor for Parker Hannifin.

More recently the company established itself as a source for motion and control system solutions, incorporating its core competencies in hydraulics, pneumatics, fluid connectors, automation, filtration, electrical & electronic control systems, sealing solutions, and compressed air packages. As a full-line distributor for Parker, it has earned the designation as a Technology Center for Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Mobile components and systems.

The Hope Group operates seven Parker Stores in four of the New England states. The company is headquartered in Northborough, MA, where it operates from a 60,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution center. With over $45 million in annual sales, 120 employees, and access to over $150 million in motion control inventory through its affiliation with DistraNet, the company is well positioned to build on its strength as a leading independent motion and control product and systems solutions provider.




Industrial Customer Service Technician

We have an immediate entry-level position for an Industrial Customer Service Technician, with principal responsibility to take phone call inquiries, and requests for quotes, for various industrial components such as hose fittings, valves, tubing, and filters. The ideal candidate enjoys listening to customer requests and using basic computer skills to search our vast inventory for the precise hydraulic, pneumatic, or automation component the customer needs.

The position requires strong mechanical, math, and technology skills, as well as a positive customer service attitude. Read full job description...


Senior Inside Salesperson

The Hope Group, a leading source of motion control systems and solutions, seeks a self-motivated and dedicated Senior Inside Sales Representative to perform a wide variety of customer services such as order editing, pricing, writing, data entry, and other similar duties as required, relative to the sale of fluid connectors, fluid controls and other industrial control products. This position is responsible for generating new business and maintaining existing business through positive and professional relationships with existing and prospective customers.

The ideal candidate will possess strong mechanical, math and technology skills, as well as, a well-rounded career background working with industrial end user and OEM customers. Read full job description...




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