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Friday November 17, 2017
Hy-Tek Material Handling appoints integrated systems director
Friday November 17, 2017
Hy-Tek Material Handling’s Integrated Systems (IS) Division is pleased to announce the appointment of Brent Tymensky as director of solutions development for the company’s Nashville, Tennessee office. Responsible for cultivating systems ...
TVH employees participate in blood drive
Friday November 17, 2017
TVH in the Americas (TVH) , provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industry, hosted their last blood drive of the year. The American Red Cross set a goal of pints for TVH employees to ...
Tuesday November 14, 2017
H&E opens new branch in Lynnwood, WA area
Tuesday November 14, 2017
Effective November 6, 2017, H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announced the opening of its new branch in the Lynnwood, WA area, joining their neighboring branch in Kent, WA, for a total of 80 branches nationwide. The new branch is located ...
GRI presented Presidential Award for sustainability
Tuesday November 14, 2017
There are some sectors of industry that are often considered ideal candidates for the justifiable movement towards environmental sustainability for the vision of a better tomorrow.  Many manufactures however, are not included in this and are criticized ...
UNEX President named to board of directors for MHEFI
Tuesday November 14, 2017
UNEX Manufacturing, Inc. , the trusted industry leader in providing innovative order picking solutions, announces that company president, Brian Neuwirth, has been appointed to the board of directors for the Material Handling Education Foundation, ...
Monday November 13, 2017
MH Equipment welcomes Isaac Yates
Monday November 13, 2017
MH Equipment is proud to announce and welcome Isaac Yates as a Regional Sales Manager for MH Equipment. Yates will be responsible for sales team leadership and driving revenue at MH Equipment locations in St. Louis and Scott City. He joins the ...
AMS-Merlo continues sales team growth
Monday November 13, 2017
Applied Machinery Sales (AMS-Merlo), supplier of Merlo telehandlers to the USA market, has added Stephen Smith to its sales team. As a territory manager, Smith will serve the Maryland, Delaware, Virginia and Pennsylvania markets. He brings extensive ...
Tuesday November 7, 2017
SpotSee appoints new marketing director
Tuesday November 7, 2017
SpotSee , global provider of shock and vibration monitoring through low-cost connectivity and data, and parent to established brands such as ShockWatch, ShockLog and OpsWatch, announced that it has appointed Jill Malone as the company’s marketing ...
Storopack honored as a member of the 2017 Deloitte Cincinnati USA 100
Tuesday November 7, 2017
Storopack announced it ranked No.75 on the Deloitte Cincinnati USA 100, a ranking of 100 of the largest privately owned companies in the Cincinnati area. “The companies ranked on the 2017 Deloitte Cincinnati USA 100 continue to serve as a strong ...
Monday November 6, 2017
Jungheinrich® Driving Innovation Roadshow is ready to showcase the big deal on 3-wheels
Monday November 6, 2017
Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA), the provider of Jungheinrich® lift trucks and narrow-aisle products in the United States, Canada and Mexico, announced the start of the 2017-2018 Jungheinrich Driving Innovation Roadshow. The ...
KION North America hosts dealer meeting, introduces three new products
Monday November 6, 2017
KION North America Corporation hosted a meeting for its dealer network on Oct. 25-27 in Charleston, S.C. There were more than 150 attendees representing 63 dealerships from throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico equaling 85 percent of the ...
Friday November 3, 2017
Raymond Handling raises $17,328 with Pink Pallet Jack Auction
Friday November 3, 2017
Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation (RHCC), materials handling equipment supplier in Northern California and the Northwest, announced the winning bid on its fourth annual Pink Pallet Jack Project online auction was $6,150 by John Souza of J & ...
BEUMER Group announces new director of customer support
Friday November 3, 2017
Guido Hesse has taken charge of customer support at the BEUMER Group headquarters in Beckum, Germany, recently. As the new director, he controls and coordinates the global center of competence and defines, together with his team, the technical and ...
Monday October 30, 2017
CLARK appoints Deval Chariots ÉlÉvateurs as an authorized dealer in Montreal, Canada
Monday October 30, 2017
CLARK Material Handling Company announced it has appointed Deval Chariots Élévateurs as an authorized distributor of CLARK products in the Montreal, Quebec, Canada market. Deval Chariots Élévateurs is a family business ...
PECO Pallet depot re-certified by Safe Quality Food Institute
Monday October 30, 2017
For the third year in a row, PECO Pallet’s depot in Hazleton, Pennsylvania has been re-certified by the Safe Quality Food Institute (SQF) for Level 2 HACCP-Based Food Safety Plans. In 2014, PECO Pallet became the first North American pallet ...
Wednesday October 25, 2017
Butler Automatic announces expanded sales team
Wednesday October 25, 2017
Butler Automatic , the inventor and provider of automatic splicing solutions, announces an expanded sales team to focus on market growth in the packaging sector, expanding its team in North America, and Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). ...
Tuesday October 24, 2017
Multi-Conveyor receives fourth ACUITY safety achievement award
Tuesday October 24, 2017
Multi-Conveyor LLC was presented with its fourth ACUITY Safety Award in five years for businesses that exemplify the partnership with ACUITY that helps ensure a safe work place.  The plaque was presented by Gwendolyn Arps, Sr. Loss ...
Dana Rafferty named Akro-Mils executive director of sales and marketing
Tuesday October 24, 2017
Akro-Mils , a North American provider of storage, organization and transport products, announces that Dana Rafferty has been named executive director of sales and marketing. In her new position, Dana will lead the sales, marketing and customer ...
Monday October 23, 2017
Wronzberg appoint president and CEO of Econo-Rack Group Inc.
Monday October 23, 2017
The Board of Directors of the Econo-Rack Group (2015) Inc., (Konstant, Econo-Rack, and Technirack) are pleased to announce the promotion of Randy Wronzberg to the position of president and CEO, effective August 1, 2017. Wronzberg has served as ...
Kubota  announces plans for $87 million expansion in Kansas
to create new logistics hub, add a fifth division and Midwest sales office 
Monday October 23, 2017
Kubota Tractor Corporation officially confirmed its plans to plant solid roots in Kansas for its North American Distribution Center (NADC) by announcing the details of its letter of intent to purchase 203 acres near the company’s current leased ...
Integro Technologies now a SICK, Inc. authorized vision integrator
Monday October 23, 2017
SICK ,  manufacturer of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, encoders and automatic identification solutions for factory, logistics, and process automation, today announced Integro Technologies of Salisbury, North Carolina has become a ...
Thursday October 19, 2017
Barcoding names Mirabito 2017 Innovator of the Year
Thursday October 19, 2017
Barcoding, Inc. ,  provider of supply chain efficiency, accuracy and connectivity, has named Mirabito its 2017 Innovator of the Year. Presented annually by Barcoding at its Executive Forum, this award recognizes a team within a company ...
Monday October 16, 2017
Toyota Forklifts join to support its own in wake of hurricane
Monday October 16, 2017
Toyota Forklifts announced a $50,000 donation to Hurricane Harvey relief in Gulf Coast communities. The donations will be a team effort from Toyota with Toyota Industries Corporation, Toyota Material Handling U.S.A., Toyota Industrial Equipment and ...
Associated recognized as one of Chicago’s largest privately held companies
Monday October 16, 2017
Associated has been recognized as one of Crain’s Chicago Business’ Largest Privately Held on their 2017 list.  Tim Combs, President/CEO of Associated said, “We strive to satisfy the needs of our customers and look forward to ...
Universal Lighting Technologies welcomes new agency partner in Ohio
Monday October 16, 2017
Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. , leader in lighting and a member of the Panasonic Group, announced a partnership with Riffle & Associates, Inc. With offices in Cleveland and Cincinnati, Riffle & Associates will represent Universal ...
Cambridge Security Seals secures another patent for innovative manufacturing technique
Monday October 16, 2017
Cambridge Security Seals (“CSS”), an American manufacturer of tamper-evident and loss prevention security seals, was awarded a patent (U.S. Patent No. 9,770,839) by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its innovative in-line ...
Motion Industries names new vp/general manager - Dallas division
Monday October 16, 2017
Motion Industries, Inc. ,  distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, has named Stacy Lenard vice president/general manager of the Company’s Dallas division ...
Raymond Handling celebrates 30 years with annual Pink Pallet Jack Project
Monday October 16, 2017
Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation (RHCC), a materials handling equipment supplier in Northern California and the Northwest, will be holding its fourth annual “Pink Pallet Jack Project” online auction in support of Breast Cancer Awareness ...
Wednesday October 11, 2017
Crown Equipment facility earns recognition from Ohio EPA
Wednesday October 11, 2017
Crown Equipment Corporation added another gold-level Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Award from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to its growing list of sustainability achievements. Ohio EPA Director Craig W. Butler made the ...
Tuesday October 10, 2017
WIX® Filters announces top four finalists for 2017 School of the Year competition
Tuesday October 10, 2017
UPDATE: During a surprise ceremony this morning for students, faculty and staff and instructors,  WIX ®  Filters , a global manufacturer of filtration products, in conjunction with  Tomorrow’s  Tech magazine ...
OnSSI promotes David Barber to national account manager
Tuesday October 10, 2017
OnSSI  announces the promotion of David Barber to the position of National Account Manager, effective September 1, 2017. David has been with OnSSI since 2013 as Mid Atlantic/Upper Midwest Regional Manager, where he has successfully grown OnSSI’s ...
Monday October 9, 2017
Raymond celebrates Manufacturing Day with more than 250 students
Monday October 9, 2017
To celebrate  National Manufacturing Day ,  The Raymond Corporation  hosted more than 250 students at its headquarters in Greene, New York, on October 5, 2017. Students in grades 10 to 12, from 20 school districts in the Southern Tier ...
CHEP honored with the IGD John Sainsbury learning and development award
Monday October 9, 2017
CHEP , the supply chain solutions company for many of the world’s largest supply chains, was among the winners in the prestigious IGD Awards 2017 program. The winners were announced at the annual awards ceremony and gala in London on Tuesday, ...
Friday October 6, 2017
PMMI raises $325,000 to aid hurricane afflicted areas
Friday October 6, 2017
The North American packaging and processing industry joined together to help bring relief to the victims of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Hurricane Irma in Florida and Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. Under the leadership of ...
Passing the baton at STILL
Friday October 6, 2017
Personnel change on the management board at Hamburg-based forklift truck and warehouse technology specialist STILL GmbH: After 34 years of service in various companies within the KION Group , CFO Karl-Heinz Birkner will be retiring with effect from  ...
Durante Rentals opens new location in Brooklyn, NY
Friday October 6, 2017
Durante Rentals continues its rapid expansion with their latest store opening in Brooklyn, New York. The fully renovated and strategically located store, at  1773 Bushwick Avenue  in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, is a full-service equipment ...
Wednesday October 4, 2017
The NAW Institute for Distribution Excellence elects three new directors
Wednesday October 4, 2017
The NAW Institute for Distribution Excellence, the research arm of the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW), has announced the election of three new members to its Board of Directors: Michael G. DeCata, President and CEO of Lawson Products, ...
International partners visited AKL-tec Pallet Dimensioning Days
provided a platform for exchange of expertise
Wednesday October 4, 2017
  The AKL-tec GmbH hosted once again the Pallet Dimensioning Days. International partners took part in this year’s event at the beginning of September, which was held – fitting the event - in a technology museum. “The event ...
Monday October 2, 2017
Women In Trucking Association announces October 2017 Member of the Month
Monday October 2, 2017
Women In Trucking Association (WIT) announces Johnelle DeBusk Hunt as its October Member of the Month. Johnelle loved driving her friends around the neighborhood in one of her dad’s big trucks used for hauling poultry feed. She had no idea ...
Toyota announces promotions within national management teams
Monday October 2, 2017
Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A. (TMHU) announced the promotions of Tom Lego and Scott Redelman to their national management teams this summer. Tom Lego has been promoted to national manager of training and the customer center, where he will ...
Friday September 29, 2017
Beumer Group announces $5,000 donation to Hurricane Harvey relief fund
Friday September 29, 2017
BEUMER Group , supplier of equipment for the transportation of bulk and piece goods and innovative palletizing technology, today announced a $5,000 donation to the Greater Houston Community Foundation for Hurricane Harvey Relief. An exhibitor and ...
Crown Equipment extends collaboration with New Castle Career Center
Friday September 29, 2017
As the new school year ramps up, Crown Equipment Corporation  is reaffirming its collaboration with the New Castle Career Center in New Castle, Indiana, to train and prepare future manufacturing workers with necessary high-tech skills. Crown’s ...
Wabash National Corporation announces new group presidents
Friday September 29, 2017
Wabash National Corporation , a diversified industrial manufacturer and producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, announced the appointments of new group presidents, effective October 1, 2017. Dustin Smith has been ...
Wednesday September 27, 2017
Brambles named Industry Category Leader in 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index
Wednesday September 27, 2017
Brambles, a supply-chain logistics company operating in more than 60 countries primarily through the CHEP and IFCO brands, has been ranked the top performing company by the  Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI)  in the global Commercial Services ...
Tuesday September 26, 2017
PACK EXPO scholarships awards $30,000 to support future workforce 
Tuesday September 26, 2017
PACK EXPO 2017 Scholarships totaling $30,000 were awarded at the annual PACK gives BACK™ benefit concert, sponsored by Rockwell Automation, at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2017 and co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO  according ...
Dematic brings fleet management to enterprise asset management
Tuesday September 26, 2017
Dematic, a global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, announces the addition of fleet management capabilities to Dematic Sprocket , its enterprise asset management solution and part of the ...
Monday September 25, 2017
TVH is Platinum Level Certified
Monday September 25, 2017
TVH in the Americas (TVH) , has recently been platinum level certified by the Healthy KC organization for their efforts in promoting a healthy workplace environment! The Healthy KC is a non-profit organization that, “…advocates for real ...
Kaman Industrial Technologies named a Berry Plastics Corporation Supplier of the Year
Monday September 25, 2017
Kaman Industrial Technologies announced that it was named “Supplier of the Year” in the MRO category by Berry Plastics for 2016.  The selection criteria for the award included quality, delivery, pricing/economics, technology/technical ...
PMMI announces commission to select 2018 Hall of Fame inductees
Monday September 25, 2017
Since its inception in 1971, The Packaging Hall of Fame has served as the top honor a packaging professional can receive in his or her career. Recently renamed the Packaging & Processing Hall of Fame, honored industry professionals will be inducted ...
Thursday September 21, 2017
CLARK receives MHEDA 2018 Most Valuable Supplier Award
Thursday September 21, 2017
CLARK Material Handling is pleased to announce it has been awarded 2018 Most Valuable Supplier by the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA). This Award recognizes companies who have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to their ...


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