Material Handling Network



April 2019 Issue

January 2019 Material Handling Directory

2019 Inserts

  

subscribe

This just in from...

Fork Lift

Social Media Links





PMMI Welcomes Jorge Martinez Garibay as EXPO PACK General Director

April 11, 2019

Jorge Martinez Garibay has been named EXPO PACK General Director at PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies’ Mexico office. Garibay will direct sales, marketing, operations and public relations efforts of EXPO PACK... Read more about PMMI Welcomes Jorge Martinez Garibay as EXPO PACK General Director

Horace Pops Honored with Top Annual Award from Key ASTM International Committee

April 11, 2019

ASTM International’s committee on copper and copper alloys (B05) presented its top annual award – the Award of Merit – to Horace Pops, president of Horace Pops Consulting, Inc., Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA. The prestigious award, which... Read more about Horace Pops Honored with Top Annual Award from Key ASTM International Committee

Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas Inc. Agrees to Acquire Material Handling Equipment Dealer, Pon Material Handling NA, Inc.

April 11, 2019

Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas Inc. (MLNA), the holding company for Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA), has entered into an agreement to purchase Pon Material Handling NA, Inc., a U.S. material handling equipment dealer... Read more about Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas Inc. Agrees to Acquire Material Handling Equipment Dealer, Pon Material Handling NA, Inc.

Shoppa’s Material Handling Receives 15th Toyota President’s Award

April 10, 2019

Shoppa’s Material Handling is excited and proud to announce
that Toyota Material Handling U.S.A., its main brand manufacturer, has awarded the dealership its 15th Toyota President’s Award in recognition of excellence in parts,... Read more about Shoppa’s Material Handling Receives 15th Toyota President’s Award

Toyota Material Handling North America University Research Program Announces Finalists

April 10, 2019

Toyota Material Handling North America (TMHNA) has selected four research proposals to receive funding through the TMHNA University Research Program. The sponsored research program was created to drive the next generation of technology for the... Read more about Toyota Material Handling North America University Research Program Announces Finalists

2019 Economic Outlook Forecasts 4.5% Expansion In Equipment and Software Investment and 2.2% GDP Growth

April 10, 2019

After two consecutive solid years, equipment and software investment growth is likely to slow in 2019 to 4.5 percent (up from 4.1 percent in the Economic Outlook published in December), according to the Q2 update to the 2019 Equipment Leasing... Read more about 2019 Economic Outlook Forecasts 4.5% Expansion In Equipment and Software Investment and 2.2% GDP Growth

City’s rise as a tech powerhouse creates perfect fit for world leader in supply chain technology and innovation

April 10, 2019

Dematic recently announced it will establish its global headquarters in Atlanta, securing approximately 40,000 square feet of space in the Coda complex in Midtown’s Tech Square. The move will add an estimated 230 additional jobs as the... Read more about City’s rise as a tech powerhouse creates perfect fit for world leader in supply chain technology and innovation

North America’s Largest Automation Show Announces Move to Accommodate Rapid Growth

April 10, 2019

Automate, North America’s largest showcase devoted to automation industry trends, leading-edge technology and business innovation, is moving to Detroit. The biennial Automate Show and Conference, colocated with Promat in Chicago since 2011,... Read more about North America’s Largest Automation Show Announces Move to Accommodate Rapid Growth

BYD to Showcase Forklifts, Charger at ProMat

April 10, 2019

BYD will showcase its lineup of forklifts and a game-changing battery charger at ProMat, the largest industry expo for manufacturing, distribution and supply chain equipment.

BYD’s motto, “Forklifts Simplified” applies to its... Read more about BYD to Showcase Forklifts, Charger at ProMat

Hyster-Yale Group to Collaborate with RICO on Explosion Proof Lift Trucks

April 9, 2019

Industries such as aerospace, automotive, chemical, petroleum, construction, food, pharmaceuticals and plastics often have designated operating areas where lift trucks may be exposed to explosive gases and combustible dust particles. It is... Read more about Hyster-Yale Group to Collaborate with RICO on Explosion Proof Lift Trucks

Hy-Brid Lifts Receives 2019 EquipmentWatch Lowest Cost of Ownership Award

April 5, 2019

Custom Equipment LLC has received a 2019 Lowest Cost of Ownership Awardfrom EquipmentWatch for their HB-1430 low-level lift. The award recognizes products in 20 categories, and is designed to acknowledge manufacturers for building high-quality,... Read more about Hy-Brid Lifts Receives 2019 EquipmentWatch Lowest Cost of Ownership Award

Santana Equipment Trading Rebrands all Social Media and releases Forklift Evaluator Feature

April 5, 2019

Santana Equipment Trading Company has launched a new campaign to rebrand all platforms of their social media. The strategy is designed to bring a stronger online presence and to improve the corporate image of the company. The marketing team has... Read more about Santana Equipment Trading Rebrands all Social Media and releases Forklift Evaluator Feature