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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 ...
Monday May 22, 2017
Multi-Conveyor receives fourth ACUITY Safety Achievement Award
Monday May 22, 2017
Multi-Conveyor LLC was once again presented with the ACUITY Safety Award for businesses that exemplify the partnership with ACUITY that helps ensure a safe work place. This is the fourth award in five years - incredible. The plaque was presented ...
Colorado warehouse exec joins IWLA board of directors
Monday May 22, 2017
Members of the International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA), the resource for warehouse logistics, recently elected Doug Sampson, senior vice president and partner at Acme Distribution Centers, in Aurora, Colo., to a three-year term on the ...
TVH is a healthiest employer in Florida and Ohio
Monday May 22, 2017
TVH in the Americas (TVH), has been recognized by both the Cincinnati Business Courier and South Florida Business Journal as a Healthiest Employer. The award recognizes TVH for its commitment to the health and wellness of its 1000 employees. “We ...
Hyster to electrify big trucks
Testing is underway on high capacity lift trucks with electric motors
Monday May 22, 2017
The scale of electric powered vehicles is about to take a giant leap as Hyster Company announces that testing is underway on high capacity lift trucks with electric motors.  The company suggests that, in the near future, ports and heavy industry ...
Wednesday May 17, 2017
Crown Equipment dealer opens new facility in Washington
Wednesday May 17, 2017
NorthWest Handling Systems, Inc., a longtime Crown Equipment Corporation lift truck dealer, recently opened a new facility near Yakima, Washington, to meet the growing needs of new and existing customers. The facility, NorthWest’s sixth in the ...
Monday May 15, 2017
Universal Lighting Technologies a new regional sales manager
Monday May 15, 2017
Universal Lighting Technologies , a global provider of commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group, has hired Richard Smith as regional sales manager for the Midwest region of the United States. Smith’s main focus will be to grow ...
Thursday May 11, 2017
TVH Canada is a National Service Dog sponsor
Thursday May 11, 2017
TVH in the Americas (TVH), is sponsoring two male puppies in training at the National Service Dogs (NSD) organization in Ontario, Canada. This TVHCares initiative takes care of each puppy’s veterinary, training and care expenses for the first ...
Wednesday May 10, 2017
Caito Foods receives first place manufacturing innovation award
Wednesday May 10, 2017
Caito Foods received first place at the awards presentation held on April 5, during ProFood Tech in Chicago. PMMI is pleased to recognize outstanding food and beverage packaging and processing innovation projects via the first annual Manufacturing ...
Monday May 8, 2017
Swift Industrial Power announces new team member
Monday May 8, 2017
Swift Industrial Power has announced the addition of Chad Bevis to the team in its Birmingham and north Alabama regions. Bevis has been hired as a customer service representative for the region, and will work closely with customers to make certain ...
Friday May 5, 2017
CLARK appoints Miner Material Handling as authorized dealer
Friday May 5, 2017
CLARK Material Handling Company announced it has appointed Miner Material Handling as an authorized distributor of CLARK products in Phoenix, Arizona. Miner Material Handling is a division of Miner Company which has a rich history of providing industry ...
Magline honored as Gold Stevie Award Winner in 2017 American Business Awards
Friday May 5, 2017
Magline , manufacturer of innovative lightweight route distribution solutions, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the New Product & Service category in the 15th Annual American Business Awards. The American Business Awards are the ...
Thursday May 4, 2017
Yale honors outstanding performers with 2016 Dealer of Excellence award 
Thursday May 4, 2017
Though popular movie and music awards have come and gone, this awards season is not quite over. Yale Materials Handling Corporation announces the recipients of its 23rd annual Dealer of Excellence Award, recognizing top performing dealers that have ...
Wednesday May 3, 2017
Raymond donates forklifts to support needs of American Red Cross
Wednesday May 3, 2017
The Raymond Corporation  and its authorized network of Sales & Service Centers are donating 11 lift trucks to support the needs of 10 American Red Cross warehouses across the United States. New and renewed designs of Raymond® Model 8210 ...
Tuesday May 2, 2017
CLARK supports centennial year Habitat for Humanity home
Tuesday May 2, 2017
CLARK Material Handling Company , a global supplier of forklift trucks and parts announced that its fund-raising efforts to support a dedicated Habitat for Humanity house have exceeded target goals. The company which began fund raising for this initiative ...
Toyota recognizes Union Pacific for excellence
Tuesday May 2, 2017
Union Pacific earned the 2016 Toyota Logistics Excellence Award in Customer Service for the ninth consecutive year and, for the first time, the Kaizen Excellence Award recognizing excellence in continuous improvement. This is the first year Toyota ...
Wednesday April 26, 2017
Straightpoint names new product sales engineer
Wednesday April 26, 2017
Force measurement, load monitoring and suspended weighing load cell equipment manufacturer Straightpoint has named industry stalwart Mike Neal as product sales engineer. He will utilize over three decades of relevant experience to primarily focus ...
OnSSI appoints new south central regional manager
Wednesday April 26, 2017
OnSSI  welcomes back Lee Duncan to the position of South Central Regional Manager. Mr. Duncan is an industry veteran who has worked for more than 20 years in business development, sales and other management positions. “We are happy to ...
Tuesday April 25, 2017
Raymond's Amber Pratt-Lum honored in 5th annual Step Ahead Awards
Tuesday April 25, 2017
The Manufacturing Institute has awarded Amber Pratt-Lum, project administrator supervisor of total process reliability (TPR) at The Raymond Corporation , with the Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Award. ...
Monday April 24, 2017
Swift Industrial Power announces new Jacksonville territory manager
Monday April 24, 2017
Swift Industrial Power announced the promotion of Brent Behrens to territory manager for the north Florida area. According to Chris Jourdan, Swift Industrial Power General Manager, Behrens will be managing dealer relationships and working alongside ...
Friday April 21, 2017
Camso Manufacturing plans expansion
Friday April 21, 2017
Camso Manufacturing USA plans to relocate to a new, 240,000-square-foot facility in Peosta as part of a $6.37 million expansion project that will add 40 jobs, according to company officials. The expansion is contingent on tax incentives and financial ...
Thursday April 20, 2017
Nercon expands sales team
Thursday April 20, 2017
Nercon , a manufacturer of custom and modular conveying systems, announces the hiring of sales managers for both the Northeast and Southeast U.S. regions.   Mike Sherwood will be based out of Lancaster, PA and cover the Northeast Region. His ...
KION North America Corporation honors top dealers
Thursday April 20, 2017
KION North America Corporation awarded their top dealers based on 2016 performance at an exclusive, private event held at Harry Caray's in Chicago on Apr. 5. The top honor, the President's Award, was awarded to Ameco Services S. De R. L. De C. ...
KION and Illinois Material Handling host product showcase and test drive experience
Thursday April 20, 2017
KION North America and Illinois Material Handling joined together to offer a unique driving experience held at Illinois Material Handling's Bolingbrook location on Apr. 6. The event marked the conclusion of KION NA's product launch at ProMat-the largest ...
Yale recognized for innovative power solutions with SDCE Green Supply Chain Award
Thursday April 20, 2017
This weekend, one billion people in 192 countries will celebrate the 47th annual Earth Day, raising awareness for environmental protection and promoting green practices. Yale Materials Handling Corporation takes a leading role helping operations achieve ...
Toyota plans facility expansion at Columbus Campus to improve logistics
Thursday April 20, 2017
Toyota Industrial Equipment Manufacturing plans to expand facilities at its North American corporate headquarters in Columbus, Indiana. Construction on the existing facility, which currently has over one million square feet under roof, will begin ...
Monday April 17, 2017
Two DMW&H executives named MHI Outstanding Young Professional Finalists
Monday April 17, 2017
DMW&H , a full-service material handling solutions provider, announces that two team members were named as Outstanding Young Professional Finalists in the Material Handling Institute (MHI) Young Professional Network Awards. The Outstanding Young ...
Tuesday April 11, 2017
Sunbelt Industrial Trucks announces the sale of its Houston operations
Tuesday April 11, 2017
Sunbelt Industrial Trucks of Dallas, TX announces the sale of its Houston operations to Miner Material Handling. The sale was closed on the 23rd of March. Miner acquired Dallas based CE-DFW Warehouse Solutions in April 2016. CE-DFW is an authorized ...
International shrink wrap supplier Dr. Shrink, Inc. celebrates 25 years in business
Tuesday April 11, 2017
Dedication to its customers, excellent customer service, and willingness to provide experienced advice on the proper way to shrink wrap are just a few of the reasons Dr. Shrink, Inc . has been in business so long. The company celebrates 25 years of ...
Thursday April 6, 2017
AMETEK Prestolite Power brings together key players of motive power leaders
Thursday April 6, 2017
As the material handling industry gathers in Chicago for the ProMat 2017 show, AMETEK Prestolite Power , supplier of industrial battery chargers and fleet management solutions, brought together 400 of the frontrunners in the lift truck and battery ...
Innovative Yale robotic lift truck wins Gold Product of the Year award 
Thursday April 6, 2017
Some of the best and brightest in manufacturing and engineering attended the Engineering Awards in Manufacturing ceremony on April 3. The Yale ® MPE080VG end rider Driven by Balyo emerged a winner, taking home the gold Plant Engineering Product ...
Tuesday April 4, 2017
Swift Industrial Power introduces new brand identity
Tuesday April 4, 2017
Swift Industrial Power , a provider of high-quality products and services in the stationary and motive power industries, as well as the wireless services industry, has announced the development of a new logo and plans for an updated website. “As ...
Monday April 3, 2017
A123 Systems to build new headquarters complex in Michigan
Monday April 3, 2017
A123 Systems LLC , a developer and manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries and systems, today announced plans to build a new headquarters complex in Novi, Michigan, representing a $40 million investment in the company’s future. Located ...
Wednesday March 29, 2017
KION North America receives annual safety award
Wednesday March 29, 2017
KION North America was recognized by The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance (SCMA) for outstanding workplace safety accomplishments during 2016. HSE Manager Max Vome received the award at the 2017 South Carolina Safety Summit on March 16 at The ...
Tuesday March 28, 2017
Superior Tire & Rubber Corporation hires new director of engineering
Tuesday March 28, 2017
Henri LeMeur Jr., President & CEO of Superior Tire & Rubber Corporation of Warren, Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that Joseph Peterson, PhD has joined the Engineering & Technical Services Team as Director of Engineering.  Dr. ...
Thursday March 23, 2017
Raymond welder awarded gold medal in inaugural Toyota skills competition
Thursday March 23, 2017
The Raymond Corporation was represented by Raymond welder Mark Hartwig at the inaugural Toyota Material Handling Group (TMHG) Skills Competition in Takahama, Japan, on March 16, 2017. To showcase their skill sets, participants had to weld a steel ...
Honeywell Safety & Productivity Solutions announces new vp of sales
Thursday March 23, 2017
Dave Lowe has joined Honeywell in March 2017 as the vice president of sales for U.S. and Canada for the company’s Productivity Products business. Dave joins Honeywell from Samsung where he spent the last six years most recently as the vice president ...
Yale robotic lift truck honored for innovation 
Thursday March 23, 2017
As supply chain operations are pressured with increasingly rigorous fulfillment requirements and problems with labor availability and turnover, they need solutions capable of delivering productivity, dependability and reduced total cost of operations. ...
Wednesday March 22, 2017
OTTO Motors named a company to watch in 2017 
Wednesday March 22, 2017
Robotics Business Review (RBR) has unveiled its sixth annual RBR50 list, naming OTTO™  Motors  as one of the most noteworthy companies in the global robotics industry for 2017.  The global robotics industry is more competitive ...
Monday March 20, 2017
Superior Tire & Rubber hires new EHS manager
Monday March 20, 2017
Henri LeMeur Jr., President & CEO of Superior Tire & Rubber Corporation announced the hiring of Gregory Latimer as Environmental Health & Safety Manager.  Mr. Latimer will be tasked with providing the safest possible work environment ...
Yale celebrated 2016 GOOD DESIGN award 
Monday March 20, 2017
Yale Materials Handling Corporation is honored to accept a 2016 GOOD DESIGN award for the MPB045VG walkie pallet truck with lithium-ion battery, announced at the GOOD DESIGN gala in New York. Since its inception in 1950, the GOOD DESIGN awards remain ...
Friday March 17, 2017
Newest design awards lift Crown Equipment to historic achievement
Friday March 17, 2017
Crown Equipment Corporation has now earned more than 100 international industrial design awards for its forklifts since 1965. “The 100-award milestone is humbling,” said Mike Gallagher, vice president of design, Crown Equipment. “We ...
Tuesday March 14, 2017
Seegrid announces new chief financial officer
Tuesday March 14, 2017
Seegrid , provider of vision guided autonomous vehicles for materials handling, announced it has appointed Steven Barto as the company’s chief financial officer. Barto has proven expertise in managing rapid expansion as an executive ...
Intelligrated’s Matt Wicks elected to Robotic Industries Association board of directors 
Tuesday March 14, 2017
Intelligrated , a North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, announces the election of Matt Wicks, vice president, product development, manufacturing systems, to the Robotic Industries Association (RIA) board of directors. ...
Monday March 13, 2017
Parker Hannifin celebrates 100 years
Monday March 13, 2017
Parker Hannifin Corporation , the global provider of motion and control technologies, is celebrating the 100 th anniversary of its founding on March 13, 1917. “This year we honor the past and the great achievements that have come before ...
Friday March 10, 2017
Dematic announces organizational enhancements with integration of Retrotech
Friday March 10, 2017
Following the acquisition by the KION Group on 1 November 2016, Dematic ,  supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, announced the plans for integrating Retrotech, Inc. into its organization. ...
Thursday March 9, 2017
Westfalia Technologies celebrates 25 years
Thursday March 9, 2017
Westfalia Technologies, Inc. (Westfalia),  provider of logistics solutions for manufacturers and distributors, announces the celebration of its 25th anniversary. Founded in 1992, Westfalia introduced its European-designed line of automated storage ...


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