Bill Hawthorne has announced that he will retire as Vice President of Sales with Hytrol Conveyor Company at the end of 2009. Although he plans to retire from his daily responsibilities, he has agreed to be available in a consulting capacity... Read more about Hytrol Conveyor Announces Bill Hawthorne Retirement
The UPS Foundation Donates $35K to The American Society of Safety Engineers Foundation Scholarship ProgramDecember 15, 2009
DES PLAINES, IL — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Foundation recently received a $35,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE:UPS). The donation will fund six $5,250 scholarships along with an... Read more about The UPS Foundation Donates $35K to The American Society of Safety Engineers Foundation Scholarship Program
IRVINE, CA — Toyota Material Handling U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU), today announced that as a result of its associate giving programs, more than three tons of food and goods will be donated to local food banks in the areas where Toyota employees... Read more about Toyota Material Handling Spreads Holiday Cheer
PITTSBURGH, PA — The Steel Recycling Institute (SRI) announced today that the overall steel recycling rate for the world’s, and America’s, most recycled material—steel—reached a record high of 83.3 percent. This means that more than... Read more about 2008 Overall Steel Recycling Rate Hits All-Time High
Showpower 2010 in Nashville, Tenn., will dedicate all its Undercar University seminar sessions on Friday, March 19, to helping technicians learn more about emission-controls diagnostics and repairs.
Trainers from leading... Read more about Emission-Controls Seminars Set for Showpower 2010
RALEIGH, NC — Sustainability. Cost cutting. Innovation. These are just three of the benefits of "greening" your company's supply chain, according to Tompkins Associates' new podcast series.
"The sustainability movement has come a long... Read more about Tompkins Associates Unveils New Sustainable Business Podcast Series
NEW BREMEN, OH — Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, today released Crown InfoLink® 2.5, the newest version of its fleet management system that transforms forklift operating data into meaningful... Read more about Crown Equipment Releases Enhanced Forklift Fleet Management System
PITTSBURGH, PA — Etcetera Edutainment, the leader in simulation and game-based safety training, announced December 1, a new release of Forklift Safety Sim – simulation-based training that allows forklift operators and other workers to learn... Read more about Etcetera Edutainment Announces New Release of Forklift Simulation Safety Training
MOLINE, IL — The Rental Show in Orlando, Fla., will feature two new in-depth, day-long learning opportunities for rental owners on specific aspects of operating a rental business. The Feb. 7 Business Management Series workshops will focus on... Read more about New Business Management Series workshops offer in-depth financial, leadership education
We are excited to announce the addition of Ed Cobb as the Regional Manager of Business Development – Midwest Region. Ed brings with him over 25 years of industry experience in the sales, marketing, negotiation, and management areas. Prior... Read more about SMH Appoints Ed Cobb as Regional Manager of Business Development Midwest Region
The holiday season already is fast upon us. In light of this festive time of year and the spirit of goodwill, those in the material handling industry can maximize the use of some of the equipment at their disposal—in particular, their... Read more about Five Ways Companys Can Use Their Lift Trucks for Goodwill This Holiday Season
LOMBARD, IL — The Big Joe Basic Series of electric forklifts officially launches today. The new series of value oriented forklifts is now available through more than 150 Big Joe forklift dealers across North America as a means to compete with... Read more about Big Joe Launches New Basic Series of Forklifts