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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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Marketing Director Joins Riekes Equipment Company

Friday, January 16, 2009

OMAHA, NE – Riekes Equipment has hired Katie Parr as their marketing director. Parr will provide energy and leadership to Riekes’ marketing efforts, bringing the company ever closer to the needs of its customers. Her successful track record with database and direct mail marketing are skills Riekes is anxious to put to use. “We are excited with the addition of Katie Parr to our staff. She brings new energy and ideas to the support of our customer base.” stated Duncan Murphy, President.

Parr hopes to implement a prosperous 2009 marketing calendar for Riekes, with the kick off of their “Did You Know” campaign. “Did You Know” focuses on educating both current and prospective customers on just how much Riekes Equipment does, and what we can do for their company. Parr’s fresh ideas and a new perspective on marketing will be a successful combination for the company.

Parr hails from Iowa, graduated from The University of South Dakota and resides with her family in Omaha, Neb.

About Riekes Equipment Company
Riekes Equipment Company is an industry leader in material handling solutions for over 70 years. Riekes offers a variety of lift trucks, hoist and crane products, fleet management services, and parts and service for all makes of lift equipment. For additional information visit

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