Cantrell has added Frank James as a Parts Sales Representative to its growing Parts Department.
In his new role, James will meet with customers to discuss their spare parts needs for Cantrell equipment as well as other original equipment manufacturers’ (OEMs) machines.

“We’ve built one of the most experienced and knowledgeable parts teams in the industry,” Cantrell General Manager Sales/Service/Engineering Dane Woods says. “Frank has held key positions in poultry plants over the years. That expertise will be a great asset to our customers as he helps them address their parts’ needs.”

Cantrell fills most standard parts orders on the same day. In addition, Cantrell can manufacture custom parts designed and built to customer specifications.

James has more than 20 years of experience in the poultry industry, having worked as a plant manager, maintenance manager, maintenance supervisor, shift manager, debone manager and supervisor for Sanderson Farms and Pilgrims.

James and his wife, Beth, have three children, Stephen, 29, Michaela, 20, and Mariah, 15.

Cantrell leads the way in creating and supplying innovative solutions in the poultry industry to customers worldwide. With experienced and dedicated staff, the ultimate goal of Cantrell is to provide the best products, parts, and service available to poultry processors around the globe. For more information, please contact Cantrell at 800-922-1232, 770-536-3611, or visit the website at