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Wednesday May 23, 2018
Huntington Ingalls announces vp of supply chain management
Wednesday May 23, 2018
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced that Scott Weldon has been promoted to vice president of supply chain management, effective immediately. In this role, Weldon will provide leadership to all Ingalls ...
Tuesday May 22, 2018
EKKO Material Handling Equipment names CFE Equipment Corporation as a dealer
Tuesday May 22, 2018
EKKO Material Handling Equipment is proud to announce that it has appointed CFE Equipment Corporation, as an exclusive authorized distributor of EKKO products in the VA., NC., MD. and Bluff City, Bristol, Kingsport, Johnson City TN. markets. “We ...
Monday May 21, 2018
H&E relocates to new facilities in Salt Lake City, UT
Monday May 21, 2018
Effective May 21, 2018, H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announced the relocation of its Salt Lake City branch to its newly-constructed facilities at 5052 West 2400 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84120, phone 801-974-0388. The new Salt Lake ...
Hasan Dandashly to be the new president & CEO of Dematic
Monday May 21, 2018
KION GROUP AG has appointed Hasan Dandashly (57) as the new president & CEO of Dematic, starting  May 21, 2018 . He succeeds John Baysore, who has decided to retire from his active role at Dematic to serve the company as an advisor, ensuring ...
Friday May 18, 2018
Swift Industrial Power announces new service manager in Fort Lauderdale
Friday May 18, 2018
  Swift Industrial Power is pleased to announce the hiring of George De La Hoz, who will serve as the service manager for Swift’s Fort Lauderdale location. He brings more than 28 years of electronics and maintenance experience, along ...
Raymond encourages careers in manufacturing with youth apprenticeship program
Friday May 18, 2018
For over 25 years, the Youth Apprenticeship Program has been a part of  The Raymond Corporation’s  commitment to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and encouraging young talent to explore career ...
Shoppa's Material Handling appoints new controller
Friday May 18, 2018
Shoppa’s Material Handling , one of the largest Toyota forklift dealerships throughout Dallas-Fort Worth, North Texas and Kansas City, Missouri, announced the appointment of Jeffery Little, CPA, in the role of Controller at Shoppa’s Material ...
Wednesday May 16, 2018
TVH employees donate over $3000 to Autism Speaks
Wednesday May 16, 2018
TVH in the Americas (TVH) ,  provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and equipment industries, recently held a t-shirt fundraiser for Autism awareness. TVHCares, a charitable program that encourages employees ...
Kubota Manufacturing of America and Kubota Industrial Equipment announce $1 Million donation
Wednesday May 16, 2018
In a special ceremony, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal joined leaders from both Kubota Manufacturing of America (KMA) and Kubota Industrial Equipment (KIE) as they jointly announced a $1 million donation to the Lanier Technical College Foundation in ...
Tuesday May 15, 2018
Gorbel® Inc. wins GOLD 2018 Greater Rochester Quality Council Award
Tuesday May 15, 2018
Gorbel® Inc. , a Victor, NY based manufacturer of material handling and fall protection equipment, won the gold award for Team Excellence from the Greater Rochester Quality Council. They accepted the award at the 12th Annual GRQC Showcase and Award ...
Polaris® welcomes Commercial National Accounts Manager
Tuesday May 15, 2018
Polaris Industries, Inc. welcomes Scott Smith as the new national account manager for the commercial and government division. Smith is based in Arizona and will serve the company’s Western region of the United States and Canada. Smith brings ...
Shoppa's named recipient of Toyota President's Award
Tuesday May 15, 2018
For the 14th time, Shoppa’s Material Handling , one of the fastestgrowing Toyota forklift dealerships in the country, has been awarded the annual prestigious Toyota Material Handling U.S.A. President’s Award. This award recognizes the ...
CLARK Material Handling company appoints Ardent Industrial Equipment as authorized dealer
Tuesday May 15, 2018
CLARK Material Handling Company announced it has appointed Ardent Industrial Equipment, LLC as an authorized distributor of CLARK products in the Savannah, GA. and Charleston, SC. markets. “Ardent Industrial Equipment is an enthusiastic ...
Unit4 signs partnership adding logistics handling for humanitarian NGOs to its industry portfolio
Tuesday May 15, 2018
Unit4 , provider of enterprise systems for not-for-profit organizations, announces a new partnership with US based Humanitarian Software LLC (HS), to extend its offering to not-for-profit organizations worldwide with specialist supply chain software. ...
Monday May 14, 2018
TVH hosts second blood drive of the year
Monday May 14, 2018
TVH in the Americas (TVH), provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and equipment industries, hosted its second blood drive of the year on April 26, 2018. Employees from the Olathe, KS and Grayslake, IL locations ...
Mariotti USA bolsters dealer network with new dealers
Monday May 14, 2018
Mariotti USA , the distributor of V.Mariotti products a manufacturer of compact forklifts, is pleased to announce that it has increased its presence in the North American market with the appointment two new dealers. Orlando, Florida based JAMCO Inc. ...
Friday May 11, 2018
ALL Family of Companies named as authorized dealer  for Maeda Mini Cranes
Friday May 11, 2018
The  ALL Family of Companies  has been named the new authorized dealer for Maeda Mini Cranes for the territory of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Ontario, Canada. ALL Crane will sell and service Maeda’s full ...
H&E relocates to new facility in Savannah, GA
Friday May 11, 2018
Effective April 30, 2018, H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (H&E) announced the relocation of its Savannah branch to a new facility at 510 Bourne Avenue, Savannah, GA 31408, phone 912-348-7000. At nearly 9,000 square feet, the new facility sits ...
Wednesday May 9, 2018
U.S. Representative visits Unicarriers Americas to discuss company's impact on the global economy
Wednesday May 9, 2018
UniCarriers Americas Corporation  (UCA), an Illinois-based forklift manufacturer redefining reliability, hosted U.S. Representative Peter Roskam (IL-R) at its Marengo facility on May 2. Congressman Roskam’s visit represents the third ...
KION Group to drive growth through digitalization
Wednesday May 9, 2018
The KION Group intends to step up its use of digital technologies in its efforts to continue driving profitable growth. "We are aligning our business to an increasingly digital world and developing our digitalization strategy," said the Chief Executive ...
Tuesday May 8, 2018
Juniper Systems celebrates 25 years of business
Tuesday May 8, 2018
Juniper Systems, Inc. is celebrating its 25 th  anniversary as a manufacturer of innovative, ultra-rugged solutions for mobile data collection. In these 25 years, Juniper Systems has grown from a small company focused on seed research to an ...
Cimcorp to expand production and office facilities in Finland
Tuesday May 8, 2018
Cimcorp , a manufacturer and integrator of turnkey robotic gantry-based order fulfillment and tire-handling solutions, announces construction plans to expand its production and office facilities at its headquarters in Ulvila, Finland. The new facilities ...
President and CEO of Raymond will retire in 2018
Tuesday May 8, 2018
With much gratitude, Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation (RHCC), a materials handling equipment supplier in Northern California and the Pacific Northwest, announced Stephen S. Raymond, its president and CEO of 31 years will retire this summer. Raymond ...
Friday May 4, 2018
Crown Equipment names best branches and dealers in North America
Friday May 4, 2018
Crown Equipment Corporation recently celebrated its 2017 best performing company-owned branches and independent dealers in its North American sales and service network. Lift Inc. in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and Crown Lift Trucks in Columbus, ...
Wednesday May 2, 2018
AK Material Handling Systems marks 30th year
Wednesday May 2, 2018
AK Material Handling Systems has reached its 30th anniversary as a material handling equipment provider. In appreciation for its clients, vendors and industry peers, AK will be hosting an open house to celebrate the anniversary. Details regarding ...
Wisconsin Lift Truck plans for railcar mover facility in West Salem, WI
Wednesday May 2, 2018
Wisconsin Lift Truck , a member of  Wolter Group LLC , is preparing for the construction of their 15,000 sq. ft. facility in West Salem, WI with a groundbreaking ceremony being held May 4 th , 2018. This facility will be dedicated to servicing ...
Raymond virtual reality simulator wins MHI Innovation Award
Wednesday May 2, 2018
The Raymond Corporation’s  Virtual Reality Simulator has won the MHI Innovation Award for Best New Innovation. The Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator is a next-generation tool for lift truck operator learning that provides advanced, hands-on ...
Raymond awarded silver medals in Toyota Material Handling group skills competition
Wednesday May 2, 2018
The Raymond Corporation  was represented by two associates at the Toyota Material Handling Group (TMHG) Skills Competition in Takahama, Japan, on March 22, 2018. Megan Romain, an inspector at Raymond, and Kyle Baldwin, a welder at Raymond, both ...
KION North America adds Carson Industries to dealer network
Wednesday May 2, 2018
KION North America Corporation announces the appointment of  Carson Industries  to its dealer network effective immediately. "Carson Industries has an excellent service and support structure that will benefit our customers in the western ...
YRC Freight selected as NASSTRAC's National LTL Carrier of the Year
Wednesday May 2, 2018
YRC Freight has been named for the fourth time as the National Shippers Strategic Transportation Council's (NASSTRAC)- National LTL Carrier of the Year. Through its annual Carrier of the Year Awards Program, NASSTRAC recognizes carriers that have ...
Tuesday May 1, 2018
JW Winco celebrates 40 years of strength in standard parts
Tuesday May 1, 2018
May marks the 40th anniversary and success of JW Winco, Inc. , a Ganter Company. Since its beginnings in 1978, family-owned Winco continues to lead a new generation of innovation and solutions for the standard parts industry. Winco saw sales increase ...
YRC Worldwide completes CEO succession plan
Tuesday May 1, 2018
YRC Worldwide Inc.  announced that Darren Hawkins has been appointed chief executive officer. Prior to this appointment, he served in the transitional role of president and chief operating officer of YRC Worldwide after serving ...
WIT announces 2018 May Member of the Month
Tuesday May 1, 2018
Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has announced Erin Tallieu as its May Member of the Month. Erin Tallieu is the owner and managing partner of Motherload Transport Services Inc. in Nanaimo, BC. As a child, Erin observed her own mother forge ahead ...
ALL Tower Crane names new GM, outgoing GM retires after five decades
Tuesday May 1, 2018
The ALL Family of Companies has promoted Sam Moyer to general manager of ALL Tower Crane, LLC. Moyer takes the reins from Clay Thoreson, who has retired after a long and illustrious career in the crane business that spanned parts of five decades. ...
AFFLINK promotes Amy MacDonald to vp, packaging
Tuesday May 1, 2018
AFFLINK is promoting Amy MacDonald to the position of vice president, packaging.  Amy has over 25 years of management experience holding executive positions with Pitney Bowes, Corporate Express, International Paper (xpedx) and SupplyOne. Her ...
Monday April 30, 2018
TVH hosts an open house in Mexico
Monday April 30, 2018
TVH Mexico moved to a new, larger building in October of 2017. Since moving to the new location, which is about half a mile away from the old building, they increased their warehouse space by 33,000 square feet. The additional space allows for us ...
Friday April 27, 2018
Folds of Honor receives $50,000 donation from Grainger
for higher education scholarships
Friday April 27, 2018
Folds of Honor , the nonprofit organization that provides educational scholarships to families of fallen and disabled service members, is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of $50,000 from  Grainger  to be put toward its ...
Pettibone welcomes Palmer Johnson as West Coast dealer
Friday April 27, 2018
Pettibone/Traverse Lift, LLC announces the addition of Palmer Johnson Power Systems to its dealer network. Palmer Johnson will carry Pettibone Extendo and Traverse telehandlers and Cary-Lift pipe and pole handlers for Southern and Central California, ...
Crown Equipment recognizes exceptional distributors in Latin America
Friday April 27, 2018
Crown Equipment Corporation , one of the world’s largest material handling companies, recently honored its top-performing distributors in Latin America and the Caribbean. Five distributors earned Ascent Awards for delivering outstanding sales ...
DENSO Products and Services Americas announces senior management promotions 
Friday April 27, 2018
DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc. announced promotions to its senior management team. Effective April 1, the changes support the company’s ongoing expansion to meet the growing demand for DENSO aftermarket automotive, commercial and ...
Unicarriers Americas celebrates top dealers and sales reps at annual Pack for the Sun sales contest
Friday April 27, 2018
UniCarriers Americas Corporation (UCA) celebrated its top dealer personnel during UCA’s annual Pack for the Sun sales trip last month. An estimated 50 dealer personnel and their guests traveled to sunny Punta Cana, Dominican Republic where they ...
Monday April 23, 2018
H&K Equipment to become largest Taylor Machine Works distributor in Mid-Atlantic
Monday April 23, 2018
H&K Equipment , a Pittsburgh-based forklift and material handling equipment distributor, announced that it has become the authorized Taylor Machine Works dealer for Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia, and ...
YRC Worldwide recognizes environmental excellence
Monday April 23, 2018
YRC Worldwide Inc.  announced its eighth annual recognition of employees for environmental excellence. Through YRCW's Destination Green program, six employees and two departments received the 2018 Environmental Excellence Award. To be considered ...
Shoppa's Material Handling enhances sales team
Monday April 23, 2018
Shoppa’s Material Handling is proud to announce the addition and promotions of several strategic people to meet the needs of customers as the company continues to grow alongside the phenomenal growth of the DFW Metroplex and surrounding counties. ...
Bourque Logistics to open Jacksonville office
Monday April 23, 2018
Bourque Logistics  announced it will open a new office in Jacksonville, Florida, increasing its presence in the southeast and northeastern regions. The Jacksonville group will provide expanded business development, customer support, and other ...
Wednesday April 18, 2018
Heli Americas recognizes 2017 Top Dealers
Wednesday April 18, 2018
Heli Americas is proud to announce that the following dealers have been recognized as one of the top dealerships or most improved dealerships in their region for their performance in 2017. The dealers receiving these awards were: North Central ...
UNEX Manufacturing's vp named MHI Outstanding Young Professional
Wednesday April 18, 2018
UNEX Manufacturing, Inc., provider of innovative order picking solutions, announces UNEX’s VP of Sales and Marketing, Brian C. Neuwirth, has been chosen as the 2018 Outstanding Young Professional from the Material Handling Institute ...
Flow-Rite Named One of “West Michigan's Best and Brightest”
Wednesday April 18, 2018
Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® has selected Flow-Rite Controls for a second consecutive year as one of the 2018 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in West Michigan. After poor results from the 2014 Best and Brightest survey, ...
SUN Automation Group® names new vice president of global sales & aftermarket
Wednesday April 18, 2018
SUN Automation Group ®, a 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 ...
Friday April 13, 2018
H&E relocates to new facility in Colorado Springs, CO
Friday April 13, 2018
Effective April 16, 2018, H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announced the relocation of its Colorado Springs branch to a new facility at 2401 Steel Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80907, phone 719-393-1840. The 16,000 square foot facility sits ...


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