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February is American Heart Month

February 1, 2016

Poor diet, lack of exercise and other major risk factors for heart disease and stroke are responsible for at least 25 percent of companies’ healthcare costs. Is it any wonder that investing in the health of employees is one of the best... Read more about February is American Heart Month

Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

January 18, 2016

As easy as it is today, cleaning the floors were as difficult and time consuming years ago. There are in today’s market, equipment that make sweeping and/or scrubbing that surface very quick indeed. Take the Advance Captor as a very good... Read more about Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

Are you treating your customers like dogs?

December 15, 2015

Having recently been introduced to a shameful statistic, I thought it timely to give you my opinion on this subject. See if you can swallow this dose of reality: When interviewed, travel agents believe they retain 78% of their paying customers.... Read more about Are you treating your customers like dogs?

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Blue Giant Appears on 21st Century Television Show

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

The 8-minute video, which can be seen at, showcases the state of the art in loading dock technology featuring footage of Blue Giant dock systems in use around the world. In addition, Key Blue Giant and industry leaders discuss loading dock design issues, dock safety and productivity, and the technology that is changing the future of loading docks.

Smart controls and component integration, reports Blue Giant CEO Bill Kostenko, “Will play a much larger role in safe and efficient loading dock operations. The future of Blue Giant is product innovation to meet our customer’s needs.”

The biggest orders today, according to Blue Giant Director of Marketing and International Sales Steve Greco, “Are coming from areas of the world that are experiencing the most rapid industrial growth. You will find Blue Giant dock systems in the world’s largest shopping mall, the tallest commercial building, and the busiest International Airport in Dubai.”

As their motto states, Blue Giant is committed to being “World Class, World Wide” in both product technology and quality and in the way they support their distributors and customers worldwide.

Commitment to dealers and customers, one Blue Giant dealer of 30 years reports, has helped them grow their dealership and land many major loading dock installations.

About Blue Giant Equipment Corporation
Blue Giant was founded in Brampton, Ontario, Canada, in 1963. The company initially specialized in the manufacture of dock levelers and hand pallet trucks. In the following years the company grew rapidly with the addition of innovative technology and expanded product offerings and the addition of manufacturing and distribution facilities around the world.

Today Blue Giant dealers can offer turnkey solutions to the most demanding freight-handling needs. Loading dock equipment includes dock levelers, ground-level lifts, vehicle restraints, dock and door guards, door seals and shelters, and driver control and safety systems. Material handling offerings include manual and electric pallet trucks and stackers, scissors lifts, and various other material positioning products. In addition, Blue Giant dealers can draw upon the extensive dock design, construction, operation, and safety expertise of the world’s leading dock experts.

To meet global demand for increased loading dock productivity, Blue Giant has established manufacturing joint ventures in Mexico and Southeast Asia. Through the strategic use of unique partnerships, global supply, continuous improvement, and world-class support, Blue Giant is delivering unmatched value, quality and service. Customers worldwide can rely on Blue Giant for an innovative, responsive, refreshing way of doing business that elevates growth and profitability.

For more information, visit or contact Mike Poeltl, Marketing Manager

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