Hy-Tek Material Handling Opens New Jersey Office: Projected to Increase Sales 28%, Boost Employment 10%Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of its newest Integrated Systems Division office in Morganville, New Jersey, effective March 13. Hy-Tek is the premier single-source provider of material handling solutions for an extensive range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, pharmaceutical, food, electronics, and automotive. Hy-Tek Integrated Systems/New Jersey will employ up to 10 professionals and is projected to generate sales of $15 million, boosting Hy-Tek’s annual revenues to $70 million, up from $55 million posted in 2012.
Overseeing Hy-Tek’s New Jersey operations are newly appointed Principal Managers Ron Baptista and Scott Blum. Together, they have over 40 years of distribution planning and integration experience with industry leaders including Key Handling Systems, a national integrator of distribution systems to the retail apparel industry. Recognized for their industry know-how, Baptista and Blum will supervise a team of experienced engineering, sales, logistics, and project management professionals.
“For 50 years, the 100-plus employee-owners of Hy-Tek Material Handling have been dedicated to designing and delivering innovative material handling solutions for clients in retail, e-commerce, and other industries. We’re delighted to have Ron Baptista and Scott Blum join the Hy-Tek team. Having designed and implemented over $200 million in integrated systems nationwide, Ron and Scott have what it takes to support our corporate strategy—and serve our clients’ needs. We look forward to expanding Hy-Tek’s presence and delivering hands-on sales, service, and support to manufacturers and distributors throughout New Jersey, the East Coast, and the entire country,” said Hy-Tek CEO Samuel Grooms.
About Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc.
Since 1963, Hy-Tek and its best-in-class industry partners—including manufacturers of industrial trucks and equipment; supply chain software; automated storage and retrieval systems; and rack, shelving, and conveyor systems—have been providing customers large and small with turnkey solutions. From customized one-of-a-kind handling and storage systems to pre-assembled buildings and off-the-shelf products—Hy-Tek’s experienced team of engineering, sales, operations, logistics, and project management professionals partner with customers to help enhance productivity, streamline processes, and boost profitability. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, employee-owned Hy-Tek Material Handling serves customers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico from offices in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Indianapolis, New Jersey, and Philadelphia. Hy-Tek’s four divisions—Integrated Systems, Mobile Equipment, Lighting Solutions, and Storage & Handling—deliver cost-effective, efficient solutions for every material handling application. Contact www.hy-tek.net or 800/837-1217.