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Learning from the Leaders: Eight Best Practices for Implementing Forklift Fleet Management Technology

Warehouse operators are understandably cautious about adopting new technology. Move too fast and they risk investing in technology that never delivers on its promise. Plus, many have experienced technology implementations that disrupt warehouse operations or face internal resistance that undermines their value. In short, the risks too often are perceived to outweigh the benefits.


Crown Equipment Says Greater Connectivity Helps Create a Modern Safety Culture

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (June 6, 2019) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, is using this month’s National Forklift Safety Day sponsored by the Industrial Truck Association (ITA), to collaborate with companies on achieving greater connectivity in their facilities to help enhance safety. read more »»

Four Keys to Unlocking Value from Forklift Connectivity

Many material handling organizations are using technology, including forklift-based features, to improve warehouse productivity and efficiency. For instance, leveraging data from the forklift is one way companies can realize measurable improvements in warehouse management.


Crown Equipment and JBT Join Forces to Accelerate Development and Deployment of Automated Material Handling Products

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (March 26, 2019) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, and JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT), a leading global solutions provider of technologically sophisticated systems and products, today announced the two companies are forming a strategic collaboration in order to support customers seeking to maximize the benefits of material handling automation to achieve tangible, predictable return on investment (ROI). The association of these two proven technology leaders provides increased access to an expanding portfolio of automation capabilities to meet material handling needs today and in the future. read more »»

Crown Earns Recognition as Top Software and Technology Provider

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (February 5, 2019) — Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has been named to the Food Logistics 2018 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list. The annual list recognizes software and technology providers whose products and services are critical for companies in the global food and beverage supply chain. read more »»

Crown Receives Recognition at the Prestigious SBR International Business Awards

SINGAPORE (August 7, 2018) – Crown Equipment (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., part of Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, led the Logistics Equipment Company category with its innovative InfoLink technology at the Singapore Business Review (SBR) International Business Awards 2018. The SBR International Business Awards honor international companies making significant contributions to business in Southeast Asia. read more »»

Crown Equipment Helps Northgate Markets Achieve Lowest Injury Rate in 11 Years

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (November 30, 2017) – Northgate Markets, a chain of supermarkets in Southern California, is reaping the results of its recently fortified safety and compliance efforts at its distribution center in Anaheim. Working with Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, the family-owned and -operated business has achieved its lowest injury rate in 11 years and reached full compliance with forklift operator pre-shift inspection requirements. read more »»

InfoLink provides utilization data to help increase productivity and uptime

Crown Packaging is a privately held company headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, with facilities in Ohio and Tennessee. The company specializes in contract packaging for the automotive industry and regularly takes in, sorts, packages and ships out approximately 4 million automotive parts each month. After being asked to evaluate the overall use of the operation’s lift truck fleet, Brian Cox, corporate controller of Crown Packaging, found that existing information was inaccurate and built around the misconception that every lift truck was not only needed, but was fully utilized. read more »»



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