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Crown Equipment’s C-5 Series keeps Bland Farms on the move during busy harvest season

Located near Savannah, Georgia, Bland Farms began as a five-acre farm in the 1980s and has since grown to operate on 2,300 acres of land across the United States, becoming the world’s largest producer of Vidalia onions. The family-owned business also maintains growing operations in Peru and Mexico and ships about four million boxes annually. read more »»

Increase uptime in harsh working environments

Growing, packing and distributing agricultural products, especially in hot, dusty environments like California, can be a challenge. Peri & Sons Farms, one of the largest onion-to-seed companies in the world, understands what it takes to meet this challenge. This family-owned business grows, packs and ships premium onions six days a week, with employees working 10-12 hour shifts. Thick dust and grit in the air, as well as onion peels carpeting the ground, create a harsh environment, so the company was experiencing excessive downtime to prevent their forklifts from overheating. Operators were forced to shut down the truck multiple times per shift to clear the radiator and allow the powertrain to cool – a time consuming procedure. read more »»

Crown Equipment Keeps On-the-Grow Urban Evolutions On-the-Go

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (August 30, 2016) – Urban Evolutions, Inc., a supplier of reclaimed building materials, fixtures and a line of accessories for homes and businesses, was in the midst of exponential growth and knew it couldn’t afford downtime because of equipment limitations. The company tasked Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, with helping them be faster and more efficient. Today, the Crown C-5 Series is hard at work for Urban Evolutions making operators more comfortable, maintenance concerns virtually non-existent and boosting overall productivity by 75 percent. read more »»

Crown Equipment Opens New Sales and Service Location in North Carolina

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (October 1, 2015) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today announced the opening of a new Crown Lift Trucks facility to support customers in North Carolina’s Raleigh and Durham areas. read more »»

Crown Equipment Recognizes Dealers in Latin America for Exceptional Performance

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (August 4, 2015) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, recently recognized its top performing dealers in Latin America and the Caribbean. Four dealers earned Ascent Awards for delivering outstanding sales and service performance results in 2014. read more »»

Second Crown Equipment Facility Earns Highest Honor from Ohio EPA

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (July 29, 2015) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today became a two-time recipient of the gold-level award in the Ohio EPA’s Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) program. The award recognizes outstanding environmental stewardship at Crown’s electronics assembly plant in New Bremen, Ohio, where Ohio EPA Assistant Director Laura Factor took part in a ceremony today celebrating the achievement. read more »»

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