Hyster-Yale Group appoints ICON Equipment as official Hyster Dealer

Hyster-Yale Group (HYG), an integrated full-line lift truck manufacturer, has appointed ICON Equipment Solutions Philippines Inc. (ICON) as its official dealer for the company’s Hyster® material handling solutions in the Philippines. This partnership signifies a strategic move to enrich material handling solutions in the region, leveraging ICON’s expertise and Hyster’s renowned technology.

HYG’s decision to appoint ICON stems from the latter’s impressive track record and deep industry experience, positioning the Group ideally to tackle new challenges and foster growth in the Philippine market. ICON’s extensive sales coverage with four offices and two equipment yards nationwide, coupled with plans for upcoming branches, provides comprehensive customer reach and support.

Simon Munn

Simon Munn

“We are thrilled to welcome ICON to our network of esteemed dealers,” said Mr. Simon Munn, Vice President, Dealer Development, JAPIC, Hyster-Yale Group. “Their dedication to delivering top-quality machinery, high spare parts availability, and efficient service aligns perfectly with HYG’s values. Together, we look forward to elevating the material handling industry and setting new benchmarks for excellence in customer service throughout the Philippines.”

Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Chris Imperial, President at ICON highlighted the significance of partnering with HYG, “Partnering with HYG presents an advantageous opportunity in the material handling industry. Their commitment to delivering top-tier solutions, coupled with their comprehensive range of lift trucks, allow us to provide our customers with the highest quality products, further solidifying our position in the market.”

The addition of Hyster products enriches ICON’s offerings, particularly in markets like the Philippines, where demand for reliable material handling equipment is on the rise. With e-commerce giants expanding their warehouse operations, the need for efficient logistics solutions has reached unprecedented levels. Additionally, with the continuous evolution of mining activities in the country, there is a growing need for robust equipment to facilitate smooth operations.

Imperial added, “Hyster’s renowned reliability and advanced technology position us well to meet this demand, enabling efficient warehouse operations and smooth logistics for businesses across various industries.”