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Wednesday July 26, 2017
Women In Trucking Association to give away a truck thanks to Arrow Truck Sales
Wednesday July 26, 2017
The Women In Trucking (WIT) Association announced that it will be giving away a 2014 Volvo VNL670 at the “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” next spring.  The truck is being donated to WIT by Arrow Truck Sales, Inc., a Gold Partner supporter ...
OnSSI appoints Steve Lenox as mid-atlantic regional manager
Wednesday July 26, 2017
OnSSI  has named Steve Lenox as its Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager as part of the company’s revitalized growth initiative for continued success, and to further improve customer support and service. A seasoned professional surveillance and ...
Friday July 21, 2017
Holland named 2017 True Value LTL Carrier of the Year
Friday July 21, 2017
Holland has been named 2017 LTL Carrier of the Year by True Value, one of the world's largest retailer-owned hardware cooperatives. Holland received this inaugural award at the carrier conference held at True Value headquarters in Chicago on June ...
ALL Family of Companies named authorized dealer for Kobelco Cranes
Friday July 21, 2017
Effective immediately, the ALL Family of Companies has been named an authorized dealer for Kobelco Construction Machinery USA for the exclusive territory of Ohio, West Virginia and Western Pennsylvania, including Pittsburgh. The ALL Family will provide ...
Tuesday July 18, 2017
Crown Equipment opens new Canadian sales and service center
Tuesday July 18, 2017
Crown Equipment Corporation is evolving its Canadian operations. Ryder Material Handling, part of Crown Lift Trucks, has opened a new facility in Brantford, Ontario.  The new sales and service facility is located at 21 Tallgrass Court in ...
Tuesday July 11, 2017
MCFA celebrates 25 years
Tuesday July 11, 2017
Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA), manufacturer of forklifts under the Cat® lift trucks, Mitsubishi forklift trucks and Jungheinrich® brands, celebrates a major milestone this month, marking 25 years of quality material handling ...
Wolter Group  expands its rail car mover business
Tuesday July 11, 2017
The Wolter Group’s Wisconsin Lift Truck operations have been in the rail car mover business for over 30 years, offering new, used, rental & reconditioned mobile railcar movers as well as service and parts support throughout Wisconsin & ...
Raymond Handling Concepts celebrates 30 years
Tuesday July 11, 2017
Striving to provide its customers with a sense of trust from day one, Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation revealed some of its principles and client testimonials, reinforcing its commitment to employees and customers alike.  As a result of ...
Friday July 7, 2017
TVH promotes Antonio Velez to general manager for TVH Mexico
Friday July 7, 2017
TVH in the America’s (TVH),  provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industry is proud to announce that Antonio Velez has been promoted to General Manger for TVH Parts Mexico. ...
Thursday July 6, 2017
Dawes Crane moves memorial phantom F-4 jet fighter
Thursday July 6, 2017
A crane operator from Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental maneuvered the Link-Belt crane into place. The weight of the plane was transferred from its display pedestal to the crane’s extended boom. The pedestal’s bolts were released one by one. ...
MAUSER Poland celebrates 5th anniversary
Thursday July 6, 2017
MAUSER Group , a worldwide company in industrial packaging, celebrates the 5th anniversary of its factory in Gliwice, Poland. Ideally located in the industrial heartland of Upper Silesia, and operated by a strong local management team, the plant offers ...
TVH promotes Jeremy McEver to International Sales Manager
Thursday July 6, 2017
TVH in the America’s (TVH),  provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industry is pleased to announce that Jeremy McEver has been promoted to international sales manager. ...
ECCO Safety Group announces new European managing director
Thursday July 6, 2017
ECCO Safety Group (ESG), a global manufacturer of commercial vehicle warning and safety equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of Enrico Vassallo as managing director of its European Headquarters. Vassallo will oversee offices in the ...
Toyota-Lift of Los Angeles rewards academic excellence
Thursday July 6, 2017
Recognizing the many challenges college students face, today Toyota-Lift of Los Angeles announced awarding tuition support to the children of two associates to help cover the cost of higher education.  Two, $4,000 educational scholarships were ...
RMI Corporation celebrates 34 years in business
Thursday July 6, 2017
This year, 2017 marks the 34th anniversary for RMI Corporation , a cloud software solution company for the equipment rental, sales and service industry.  A celebration for the company and its employees will be held on June 28th in Avon, ...
PMMI announces new senior director of expositions
Thursday July 6, 2017
Laura Thompson has been promoted to senior director of expositions at PMMI , the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, owner and producer of the PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows. Thompson will replace Jim Pittas who has been promoted ...
WIT announces July Member of the Month
Thursday July 6, 2017
Women In Trucking Association (WIT) announces Rebecca Yoder as its July Member of the Month. Rebecca is President of Elite Service, Inc. located in Pennsylvania.  Elite Service, which is a nationwide flatbed and specialty carrier, operates ...
Friday June 30, 2017
Heli Americas hires new Southeast Regional Marketing Manager
Friday June 30, 2017
Heli Americas is proud to announce that Chuck Langley has joined our team in the position of Southeast Regional Marketing Manager, reporting to Bruce Pelynio, President / CEO. Chuck will work closely with both existing and potential Heli America’s ...
Thursday June 29, 2017
CAT announces VP retirement and new VP appointment
Thursday June 29, 2017
Caterpillar Inc. has announced Doug Hoerr, vice president of the Material Handling & Underground Division (MH&U), has elected to retire from the company. Caterpillar’s board of directors has appointed a new vice president, and ...
Tuesday June 27, 2017
Flow-Rite announces sales director
Tuesday June 27, 2017
Starting July 2017, Michael W. Leonard will begin his role as sales and marketing director for Flow-Rite Controls .  In this position, Michael will oversee all sales, marketing and customer service efforts for Flow-Rite’s battery maintenance ...
Thursday June 22, 2017
Crown honors top-performing North American branches and dealers
Thursday June 22, 2017
Crown Equipment Corporation recently recognized the outstanding performance and commitment to customer service by its best North American company-owned branches and independent dealers. The most prestigious honor bestowed by Crown Equipment is ...
Wednesday June 21, 2017
Smart Vision lights expands US operations with appointment of Paul Powers
Wednesday June 21, 2017
Smart Vision Lights , designer and manufacturer of high-brightness LED lights for industrial applications, has expanded its sales and support operations in the Eastern United States with the appointment of Paul Powers. Powers, who will assume the ...
PACK EXPO scholarship showcases PMMI's commitment to the future 
Wednesday June 21, 2017
The new PACK EXPO scholarship program will provide $30,000 annually to support the future packaging and processing workforce. Each year, six $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to students studying packaging and processing at PMMI Partner Schools . ...
Dematic appoints new managing director – Central Europe
Wednesday June 21, 2017
Dematic ,  global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, announced the appointment of Jan Vercammen as Dematic managing director for Central Europe effective immediately, replacing Barbara ...
Annual WIT Foundation first pitch opportunity
Wednesday June 21, 2017
Women In Trucking (WIT) Foundation is auctioning off the ceremonial first pitch for an upcoming Cleveland Indians game. This annual fundraiser for the non-profit organization raised $1,000 in 2016.  This fund raiser gives individuals a once ...
Tuesday June 20, 2017
H&E Beaumont, TX hosting grand opening July 20, 2017
Tuesday June 20, 2017
H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announced the upcoming grand opening of its new branch in Beaumont, TX to be held Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 11am to 3pm. Customers that attend have the opportunity to participate in equipment displays ...
Monday June 19, 2017
Caterpillar announces retirements, appointments and organizational changes
Monday June 19, 2017
Caterpillar Inc. announced three vice presidents, Paolo Fellin, Greg Folley and George Taylor, have elected to retire. In connection with these retirements and the company’s previously announced plan to review and update its strategy, ...
Toyota announces organizational changes
Monday June 19, 2017
Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) announced several organizational changes for key positions this year. TMHU President Jeff Rufener said, “This year, we are driven to enhance our customer’s total ownership experience through ...
Briggs & Stratton builds on decades-long commitment to Baja Sae
Monday June 19, 2017
Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power  continues to strengthen its longstanding relationship with SAE International and the Baja Collegiate Design Competition . The company has been the exclusive provider of engines for Baja SAE since the ...
Wabash National Corporation announces leadership change
Monday June 19, 2017
Wabash National Corporation , a diversified industrial manufacturer and producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, announced that Mark Weber, senior vice president and group president of Diversified Products, has left the company ...
Thursday June 15, 2017
CLARK hosts global centennial celebration week 
Thursday June 15, 2017
CLARK Material Handling Company celebrated a historic 100-year milestone with a week of events at its North American headquarters May 15th thru May 1719th. Guests from around the world gathered to tour company facilities & local landmarks, review ...
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Yale celebrates National Forklift Safety Day with safety resources, training 
Tuesday June 13, 2017
OSHA estimates nearly  35,000 serious injuries  happen each year as a result of forklift misuse. To emphasize the importance of proper forklift operation and training, Yale Materials Handling Corporation announces its support of the fourth ...
Monday June 12, 2017
Toyota Forklifts celebrates National Forklift Safety Day with free forklift safety consultations
Monday June 12, 2017
Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc.(TMHU) announces its North American dealerships will offer no-cost forklift safety consultations for customers in honor of National Forklift Safety Day, which falls on June 13 this year. Created by the Industrial ...
Unicarriers Americas recognizes top suppliers at 2017 Supplier Conference
Monday June 12, 2017
Celebrating partnerships, success, and the dedication of their suppliers, UCA honored five top suppliers with Supplier Excellence Awards at its fifth annual supplier conference. More than 100 suppliers attended the two day event, which included golf, ...
Trelleborg supports National Forklift Safety Day 2017
Monday June 12, 2017
Trelleborg Wheel Systems industrial and construction tire operation, provider of industrial tires, stands beside the Industrial Truck Association and its original equipment manufacturer (OEM) partners in supporting National Forklift Safety Day, held ...
Friday June 9, 2017
Raymond unveils new  RayBuilt® Center of Excellence
Friday June 9, 2017
The Raymond Corporation unveils the new RayBuilt Center of Excellence located in East Syracuse, New York. The RayBuilt Center of Excellence will remanufacture Raymond® forklifts, including the truck body, as well as the truck’s components, ...
Crown Equipment challenges individuals to embrace forklift safety
Friday June 9, 2017
Crown Equipment Corporation is celebrating this month’s National Forklift Safety Day sponsored by the Industrial Truck Association (ITA), with a challenge to anyone directly or indirectly related to forklift operation. The company’s ...
CLARK appoints new authorized dealer in Central Kentucky
Friday June 9, 2017
CLARK Material Handling Company  announced it has appointed Cornerstone Industrial Services, LLC. as an authorized distributor of CLARK products in the Lexington, Kentucky market. “Cornerstone Industrial Services, LLC. is a local company ...
Wednesday June 7, 2017
Martins Industries open a distribution center and sales office in Europe
Wednesday June 7, 2017
Martins Industries , manufacturer of Tire & Wheel storage pallets, safety inflation systems and tyre handling equipment has open a distribution center and a sales office in The Netherlands. ‘The demand for our ergonomic and efficient products ...
TMHNA now accepting TMHNA university research program applications
Wednesday June 7, 2017
After a successful inaugural year, Toyota Material Handling North America (TMHNA) announces the second year of the TMHNA University Research Program , a sponsored research program created to drive the next generation of material handling industry technology. ...
OnSSI appoints B&T Sales as manufacturer’s rep for the Rocky Mountain Region
Wednesday June 7, 2017
OnSSI announces the appointment of B&T Sales LLC as their manufacturer’s representative for the Rocky Mountain territory including Colorado, Eastern Montana, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. From their headquarters in Colorado, B&T ...
Founder and former CEO of Fieldglass joins FourKites' board of directors
Wednesday June 7, 2017
FourKites , a provider of real-time supply chain visibility solutions across transportation modes and digital platforms, announces the addition of Jai Shekhawat to its board of directors. Shekhawat is the founder and former CEO of Fieldglass, ...
Monday June 5, 2017
Hawk Measurement announces a new sales director
Monday June 5, 2017
Humberto Gonzalez has joined Hawk Measurement as sales director. Mr. Gonzalez has been in the instrumentation and control world for over 30 years with companies such as Milltronics, Magnetrol and Robert Shaw. Strong communication skills ...
Friday June 2, 2017
Women In Trucking Association announces June Member of the Month
Friday June 2, 2017
Women In Trucking Association (WIT) announces Susie De Ridder (Lyons) as its June Member of the Month. Susie, a Fredericton, New Brunswick-based company driver with Armour Transportation Systems, knew from an early age what she wanted to be when ...
Tuesday May 30, 2017
Skyjack builds a stronger North America sales team for 2017
Tuesday May 30, 2017
Linamar Corporation’s (TSX-LNR) Skyjack division is growing a more competitive sales team for the North American market, with promotions and new hires aimed at developing stronger relationships with customers both nationally and regionally. ...
H&E opens new branch in Fort Collins, CO area
Tuesday May 30, 2017
Effective May 30, 2017, H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announced the opening of its new branch in Fort Collins, CO, joining neighboring branches in Denver, CO, and Colorado Springs, CO, for a total of 79 branches nationwide.  The ...
Friday May 26, 2017
TVH recycles more than 350 tons of materials
Friday May 26, 2017
TVH in the Americas (TVH), provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and equipment industries, is proud to announce that it recycled more than 369 tons of paper, cardboard and other recyclable materials in 2016. ...
Wednesday May 24, 2017
Women In Trucking Association CEO named One of the “30 Most Inspirational Leaders in Business”
Wednesday May 24, 2017
The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) is proud to announce that Insights Success magazine has named Ellen Voie, its president and CEO, as one of the “30 Most Inspirational Leaders in Business.” Women were selected for their positivity ...
Tuesday May 23, 2017
Fairchild Equipment collects record amount in donation drive
Tuesday May 23, 2017
Fairchild Equipment raised 3,476 lbs. of donated items in a recent campaign to collect clothing and household goods for Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin. 20 bins were placed at designated businesses across Southeast Wisconsin from April ...
Barcoding expands consumables services, supply chain experts 
Tuesday May 23, 2017
Barcoding, Inc.  announces it has brought on three supply chain experts to assist in the expansion of its Consumables by Barcoding™ practice. These new team members will help new and existing customers overcome challenges and comply with ...


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