Dec13

Trelleborg earns forklift parts supplier ‘Vendor of Year’ award

Rapidparts Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA), has named Trelleborg Wheel Systems in the Americas its 2018 Vendor of the Year. It marks the second straight year Trelleborg has won the honor from Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Rapidparts, which supplies Cat lift trucks, Mitsubishi forklift trucks and Jungheinrich dealers and customers with forklift replacement parts. The companies have had...

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Dec12

Subramaniam named as FedEx Express President and CEO

David L. Cunningham to retire FedEx Corp. has announced that David L. Cunningham, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express, will retire effective December 31, 2018. Raj Subramaniam, currently executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corporation, will succeed Cunningham effective January 1, 2019. Cunningham began his FedEx career in 1982 in operations at the FedEx Express World Hub in...

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Dec11

Kubota names new President & CEO

Executive Leadership Changes Continue to Support Kubota’s Future U.S. Growth Strategy Kubota Tractor Corporation today announced the appointment of Mr. Haruyuki (Harry) Yoshida as the new President and CEO of Kubota Tractor Corporation (KTC) and Kubota North America, based in Grapevine, Texas, effective January 1, 2019. Mr. Yoshida is a 37-year Kubota veteran who most recently held the position of managing executive officer GM of farm...

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Dec11

Myers Industries appoints Kevin Brackman as Chief Financial Officer

Myers Industries, Inc., an international manufacturer of polymer products for industrial, agriculture, automotive, commercial and consumer markets, today announced that Kevin Brackman, former Chief Accounting Officer of the Company, has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Brackman succeeds Matteo Anversa, who is leaving the Company to accept another professional...

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Dec10

Manitou adds staff in product management and marketing

Manitou North America has added two new roles to its product management and marketing teams to strengthen support for a growing number of customers and market opportunities with its Manitou, Gehl and Mustang by Manitou brands. Mike Sover has joined the company as North America product manager for mobile elevated work platforms, and Julie Ryer as North America service and solutions marketing manager. “We have been focused on adding...

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Dec10

United Rentals board members named on Most Influential list

  Chairman Jenne Britell and directors Gracia Martore, Terri Kelly and Kim Harris Jones honored United Rentals, Inc. has announced announced that WomenInc., a multimedia platform dedicated to women in business, has named four members of the company’s board of directors to its list of 2018 Most Influential Corporate Directors. Honored from United Rentals are Jenne Britell, Ph.D., chairman of the board, as well as directors Terri Kelly,...

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Dec06

UNEX Manufacturing wins Most Valuable Supplier Award

Distinguished award received four times from MHEDA UNEX Manufacturing, Inc., the trusted industry leader in providing innovative order picking solutions, has earned the prestigious MVS (Most Valuable Supplier) Award for achievements in 2018. The MVS Award is granted by the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association) to less than 5% of all member companies. This is the fourth consecutive...

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