NEW BREMEN, Ohio (March 6, 2014) – Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today announced its Crown ES/ET 4000 Series of stacker forklifts earned a GOOD DESIGNTM Award from The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. Internationally renowned design institutions and associations have recognized Crown forklifts with more than 80 awards since 1965. This recognition marks the 13th GOOD DESIGN Award for Crown Equipment. read more »»
NEW BREMEN, Ohio (February 6, 2014) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today introduced the Crown PTH 50S Model scissor lift hand pallet truck designed for applications using skids and open-bottom containers. It functions as a hand pallet truck and mobile work positioner that is suitable for a variety of workplace environments, including retail and manufacturing. The Crown PTH 50S is now available in North America and Latin America. read more »»
NEW BREMEN, Ohio (January 23, 2014) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, recently earned a spot on the FL100, an annual list of top software and technology providers compiled by Food Logistics. The 2013 FL100 appears in the November/December issue of Food Logistics, which is an industry trade publication focused on the food and beverage supply chain.
Magazine editors recognized the Crown InsiteTM Productivity Suite, a set of forklift fleet and operator management products designed to support better decision-making and improved productivity. InfoLink® and FleetSTATS®, which are part of the Crown Insite Productivity Suite, help customers gain control of costs and identify opportunities to improve fleet performance. read more »»
NEW BREMEN, Ohio (December 10, 2013) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today introduced the Crown ST 3000-25 Series walkie straddle stacker capable of handling up to 2,500 pounds and working in environments with tight spaces, such as grocery and retail. The Crown ST 3000-25 is available in North America and South America. read more »»
Munich (December 4, 2013) – Crown, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, is expanding its activities in Germany with three new investments intended to enhance customer service throughout Europe.
“Although the world market for forklifts declined slightly in 2012, we were able to further expand our business in the EMEA region. This can be attributed to the fact that in the continuing difficult economic situation, customers are constantly looking for ways to cut costs,” said Ken Dufford, vice president Europe, Crown. read more »»