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Friday July 20, 2018
Twinlode Automation hires John Rizzo as Manager, Automation Sales
Friday July 20, 2018
Twinlode Automation , a supplier of high-density storage systems for global material handling companies,has announced John Rizzo has joined the team as Manager of Automation Sales.  With more than 30 plus-years’ experience in sales and warehouse ...
FRAZIER hosts grand opening of Dyersburg,TN manufacturing plant
Friday July 20, 2018
FRAZIER Industrial Company , leading manufacturer of Structural Steel Storage Solutions in North America, hosted the Grand Opening of its Dyersburg, Tennessee plant. The 175,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility was welcomed to the greater ...
Thursday July 19, 2018
ALT Sales LLC joins Manitex’ Crane Network
Thursday July 19, 2018
Manitex International has expanded its articulating crane distribution network to include ALT Sales LLC, headquartered in Richfield, Ohio, and a member of the All Family of Companies. ALT Sales specializes in rental, sales and service of boom trucks. ...
Doosan announces JJ Connell Company as an authorized dealer
Thursday July 19, 2018
Doosan Industrial Vehicle America has announced  the appointment of JJ Connell Company as an authorized Doosan Dealer.   Our long-standing partnership with JJ Connell Company has been further strengthened by their representation in St. Louis, ...
Wednesday July 18, 2018
ABLE Equipment Rental purchases aerial assets of Mobile Lifts
Wednesday July 18, 2018
ABLE Equipment Rental, Inc. of NY   a supplier of Construction Equipment Rentals, Sales, Service and Parts has announced that it has purchased the aerial equipment assets and service operations of Mobile Lifts, Inc. of Norristown, PA. The transaction ...
Winkle Industries names new Regional Sales Manager
Wednesday July 18, 2018
Joseph Schatz, President of Ohio-based Winkle Industries , has announced that Chris Moretti has been named as Regional Sales Manager covering the southeast. Winkle engineers material handling solutions, renowned for its mechanical and magnetic lifting ...
Sun Automation Group names new VP of Global Sales and Aftermarket
Wednesday July 18, 2018
SUN Automation Group ®, a global provider of customer-centric innovations to the corrugated industry, has announced that Greg Jones, formerly Director of Sales & Marketing for SUN Automation, has been promoted to Vice President of Global Sales ...
Tuesday July 17, 2018
SpotSee opens global calibration facility in Brazil
Tuesday July 17, 2018
SpotSee , provider of shock and vibration monitoring through low-cost connectivity and data, has opened a new global calibration facility in São Paulo, Brazil, to better serve its international customers by quickly and cost-effectively ...
Monday July 16, 2018
Raymond acquires Raymond Handling Concepts Corp.
Steve Raymond retires as RHCC president
Monday July 16, 2018
The Raymond Corporation  has acquired Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation (RHCC), an authorized Raymond Sales & Service Center. Since 1987, RHCC has been an authorized Raymond Sales & Service Center providing world-class Raymond® forklifts, ...
Wednesday July 11, 2018
DENSO Foundation awards nearly $1 Million in STEM education grants
Wednesday July 11, 2018
DENSO  constantly searches for ways to increase young people’s access to technical education and help develop tomorrow’s workforce. Aiding this effort, the company’s philanthropic arm –  ...
Hannibal Industries celebrates a decade of employee-ownership
Wednesday July 11, 2018
Over the weekend, Hannibal Industries' employees from its Los Angeles headquarters celebrated its 10-year Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) anniversary with the team and family members at the El Dorado East Park in Long Beach. "Over the life ...
Elan Lighting to represent Universal Lighting Technologies
Wednesday July 11, 2018
Universal Lighting Technologies , a global provider of commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced a partnership with Elan Lighting, Inc. Based in New Berlin, Wisconsin, the agency will represent Universal’s ...
Kardex Remstar appoints new president for Region North America
Wednesday July 11, 2018
Kardex Remstar, LLC announced Mark Dunaway has been promoted to the position of president for the North American region as of July 1, 2018. In this new position, Mr. Dunaway will report to the head of division Kardex Remstar. He will have direct ...
Tuesday July 10, 2018
Seegrid named top robotics company in 2018
Tuesday July 10, 2018
Seegrid  has been named one of the most noteworthy companies in the global robotics industry by Robotics Business Review (RBR). The RBR50 is an annual list of the innovative and transformative robotics companies that have achieved significant ...
Monday July 9, 2018
TVH sponsors fundraiser for The Boys and Girls Club
Monday July 9, 2018
TVH in the Americas strives to make a positive impact in the community and has been a proud supporter of the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City Olathe Chapter since 2015. To help the club continue its mission of serving Olathe’s youth, ...
Kristin Werner name recipient of the 2018 Richard C. Ryan Packaging Education Scholarship  
Monday July 9, 2018
Kristin Werner, a student at Hennepin Technical College in Minneapolis, has been named recipient of the 2018 Richard C. Ryan Packaging Education Scholarship, funded by Dorner . This $2,000 scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in a two- or ...
Group Rhodes invests in its future with Wakefield factory relocation
Monday July 9, 2018
Group Rhodes , the advanced engineering company that is parent company to manufacturer of materials handling equipment Hallamshire Engineering Services, is celebrating relocating to new premises in Wakefield, investing in refurbishing ...
Thursday July 5, 2018
Superior Tire & Rubber elects new vice president
Thursday July 5, 2018
Apipong “Oh” Nakayuenyongsuk has been elected vice president of the material handling & industrial wheels business units and corporate marketing by the Superior Tire & Rubber Corp. board of directors. Mr. Apipong was previously ...
Power Packaging celebrates 50 years
Thursday July 5, 2018
Power Packaging , a DHL company and part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, marks its fiftieth anniversary. Since 1968, the contract manufacturer has evolved from a small, privately-owned company to  contract manufacturer for food ...
National Forklift Safety Day raises awareness
Thursday July 5, 2018
National Forklift Safety Day was held on June 12, 2018. Speakers at this year’s event, held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C., emphasized that forklift safety can’t be just an occasional priority, but rather requires a persistent ...
New Motion Industries distribution center open for business near Seattle
Thursday July 5, 2018
Motion Industries, Inc. , distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, has opened the doors for business at its new distribution center (DC) at 4401 D Street NW, Suite A, ...
Wednesday June 27, 2018
Emerson announces strategic leadership realignment  at Appleton Group
Wednesday June 27, 2018
Emerson  announced key executive changes at Appleton Group, an Automation Solutions business, that support its growing sales leadership in the global industrial markets Appleton Group's unique portfolio of products serve. Effective ...
Kenco to help Focal Point light the way for customers nationwide
Wednesday June 27, 2018
Kenco Logistics , a third-party logistics provider, has partnered with  Focal Point , a family-owned and operated architectural lighting manufacturer, to provide transportation management services from its Chicago-based headquarters and manufacturing ...
KION GROUP AG appoints additional executive board member and chief digital officer
Wednesday June 27, 2018
The Supervisory Board of KION GROUP AG has appointed Susanna Schneeberger (44) as a member of the executive board for a term of five years starting October 1, 2018.  Ms. Schneeberger will assume strategic responsibility for the KION segment ...
Monday June 25, 2018
Dorner appoints Kelly J. Tebon to lead expansion of aftermarket sales
Monday June 25, 2018
Kelly J. Tebon has been named to lead the expansion of Dorner’s aftermarket sales program. Within this role, Tebon will be working with sales, marketing and channel partners to create and implement long-term strategic plans to grow Dorner’s ...
Raymond supports SkillsUSA® National Welding Fabrication Competition
Monday June 25, 2018
  The Raymond Corporation   attended SkillsUSA in Louisville, Kentucky, from June 25-29, to help educate and encourage young talent to explore career paths in manufacturing. As part of the 54th annual National Leadership and Skills Conference, ...
Friday June 22, 2018
Unicarriers Americas Corporation announces Forklift Industry Summit speakers
Friday June 22, 2018
UniCarriers Americas Corporation  (UCA) announced its general session speaker lineup at its first Forklift Industry Summit, taking place from October 10-12, 2018, at the  InterContinental Hotel Miami . The invitation-only event will ...
LGH hosts successful 2018 LEEA golf day
Friday June 22, 2018
Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) welcomed over 100 guests to this year’s Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) golf day, which took place at the Wychwood Park Golf Club in Cheshire, UK on Thursday 14 June 2018. LGH, a lifting ...
Tuesday June 19, 2018
Seegrid appoints three senior-level leaders
Tuesday June 19, 2018
  Seegrid  announced new senior appointments and continued expansion of its workforce. The Seegrid team grew by nearly 20% in the first half of 2018, reflecting a high volume of new orders and rising demand for self-driving vehicles in ...
Monday June 18, 2018
Kubota completes land purchase for future logistics campus
Monday June 18, 2018
Kubota Tractor Corporation announced the completion of a 200-acre land purchase within Phase II of Logistics Park Kansas City in Edgerton, making the company the first major tenant for the industrial park. Governor Colyer met with the company to tour ...
Shoppa's Material Handling welcomes new operations manager
Monday June 18, 2018
A native Texan has joined the ranks of Shoppa’s Material Handling as operations manager in Odessa, the company announced. Mike Wenske has many years of experience with operations management, having recently been operations manager for Cisco ...
MH Equipment welcomes new regional sales manager
Monday June 18, 2018
MH Equipment is proud to announce and welcome John Judd as a regional sales manager for MH Equipment. Judd will be responsible for sales team leadership and driving revenue at MH Equipment's Evansville, Indiana location. "I am excited to join MH ...
Croatian EcoCortec® plant receives Best Supplier Award
Monday June 18, 2018
EcoCortec® - fastest growing producer of  anticorrosion packaging in Europe is more than proud to receive Best Supplier Award from its distributor company, Tribotec, Sweden. Tribotec chose EcoCortec® as a result of its excellent customer ...
D&D Technologies USA continues aggressive growth
Monday June 18, 2018
D&D Technologies USA will move from its Huntington Beach, CA home on June 22, 2018 to a new facility less than a mile away.  The new facility is twice the size and will allow for further expansion as the company continues to ...
Wednesday June 13, 2018
Santana Equipment Trading Company becomes an EKKO exclusive dealer
Wednesday June 13, 2018
Santana Equipment Trading Company , one of the fastest growing companies in the material handling industry, adds to its equipment offerings the brand new fully powered 2018 EKKO EB12E stackers. With the help of EKKO Material Handling Equipment, ...
Fairbanks Scales names Nicol Scales & Measurement as one of top five domestic distributors for 2017
Wednesday June 13, 2018
Fairbanks Scales Inc.,  the oldest scale company in the U.S., announces that Nicol Scales & Measurement (NSM), headquartered in Dallas, Texas, has been named one of Fairbanks’ Top Five Authorized Domestic Distributors for 2017 for the ...
Arrow Truck Sales relocates to new retail facility in Cincinnati, OH
Wednesday June 13, 2018
Arrow Truck Sales, Inc. , a retailer of used trucks across North America, announced the relocation of their Cincinnati, OH  retail sales office to 11920 Mosteller Road, Sharonville OH. This new facility, conveniently located near the intersections ...
MCFA encourages operators to receive proper forklift certification
Wednesday June 13, 2018
Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA) , manufacturer of forklifts under the Cat® lift trucks, Mitsubishi forklift trucks and Jungheinrich® brands, announced its support for the fifth-annual National Forklift Safety Day held by ...
Dorner appoints two new regional sales managers for Mexico
Wednesday June 13, 2018
Ricardo Sanchez and Daniel Hernandez V have been named new regional sales managers covering Mexico for Dorner Latin America . Both Sanchez and Hernandez will be working with distributors and sales channel partners to grow the company’s industrial ...
Tuesday June 12, 2018
Shoppa's Material Handling boosts sales team
Tuesday June 12, 2018
Several key sales people have been hired and promoted at Shoppa’s Material Handling in order to meet and exceed the expectations of customers at the company’s nine locations in Texas and Missouri. Shoppa’s continued growth is reflected ...
Keeping an eye on batteries and chargers
A key to forklift and warehouse safety
Tuesday June 12, 2018
In observation of National Forklift Safety Day on June 12, AMETEK Prestolite Power , an industrial battery charging solutions provider, is reminding material handling industry participants at all levels about the need to put safety first in their forklift ...
Crown Equipment expands network of regional forklift service training centers
Tuesday June 12, 2018
With a salute to  National Forklift Safety Day , Crown Equipment Corporation has announced the opening of a new regional forklift service training center in Toledo, Ohio. The facility increases the company’s training network to 14 sites ...
Monday June 11, 2018
H&E relocates to new facility in Austin, TX
Monday June 11, 2018
H&E Equipment Services Inc. announced the relocation of its Austin branch to its newly-constructed facility at 104 Benelli Drive, Hutto, TX 78634, phone 512-759-4120. The 9,500 square foot facility sits on 3.12 acres with a fully-fenced and ...
Sun Automation Group® names new VP of global sales and aftermarket
Monday June 11, 2018
SUN Automation Group ®, global provider of customer-centric innovations to the corrugated industry, is pleased to announce that Greg Jones, formerly director of sales & marketing for SUN Automation, has been promoted to vice president of global ...
Friday June 8, 2018
Yale celebrates safety culture for 2018 National Forklift Safety Day
Friday June 8, 2018
With the fifth annual  National Forklift Safety Day  (NFSD) coming up June 12, Yale Materials Handling Corporation celebrates its year-round investment in safety. Company representatives will be in Washington, D.C. June 11-12 for ...
Crown Equipment adds new dealer location in Canada
Friday June 8, 2018
Crown Equipment Corporation announced that Canadian dealer Electro Mechanical Services has joined the company’s global service and distribution network that exceeds 500 locations in more than 80 countries. Located at 92 Glencoe Drive, ...
Tuesday June 5, 2018
Crown Equipment launches educational campaign on forklift safety
Tuesday June 5, 2018
Crown Equipment is using this month’s  National Forklift Safety Day , sponsored by the Industrial Truck Association (ITA), to kick off an ongoing educational campaign designed to raise awareness of important forklift safety topics. ...
Fifth annual National Forklift Safety Day raises awareness for operator training
Tuesday June 5, 2018
Worker safety takes the spotlight in Washington, D.C. Sponsored by the Industrial Truck Association , National Forklift Safety Day (5th Anniversary) will bring together forklift manufacturers, dealers and operators with the common goal of highlighting ...
H&E opens new facility in Aledo, TX
Tuesday June 5, 2018
Effective June 4, 2018, H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (H&E) announced the opening of its new branch in Aledo, TX, which makes it the 16th branch location in Texas and 89th nationwide. The new branch is located at 104 BPR Lane, Aledo, TX ...
WIKA Mobile Control hosts 2018 Dealer Conference
Tuesday June 5, 2018
On April 24 & 25, WIKA Mobile Control (WMC), formerly Hirschmann MCS, hosted a Dealer Conference in Chambersburg, PA.  Approximately 30 dealers from the US and Canada were in attendance for the event.  The two day conference focused ...


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