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Crown Equipment’s QuickPick® Remote Earns iF Design Award

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (April 10, 2014) – Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today announced its QuickPick® Remote order-picking technology earned its third international design award for superior design quality, workmanship, ergonomics and innovative functionality. The most recent honor comes from the iF International Forum Design in the “Transportation Design/Special Vehicles” category of its 2014 product design competition. The iF jury has now recognized Crown product design excellence 35 times since 1969. read more »»

Crown Equipment Expands Presence in Spain with New Barcelona Office

MUNICH (April 7, 2014) – Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, opened a new branch office in Barcelona, capital of Catalonia in Spain. During the last few years, Crown has been steadily developing the company’s share of the Spanish market, opening a company-owned retail facility in Valencia in 2011 and a dedicated Spanish head office in Madrid in late 2012.

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Crown Equipment Achieves 13th International GOOD DESIGN Award, Continues History of Design Excellence

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 »»

Crown Equipment Introduces New Hand Pallet Forklift

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 »»

Crown Equipment Earns Recognition as Top Software and Technology Provider

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 »»

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Dave Helmstetter
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