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Crown Equipment Moves to Larger, More Strategic Premises in Thailand

BANGKOK (July 16, 2014) – Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, announced its relocation to a larger and more strategically-placed premises in the high-growth eastern seaport area of Bangkok, Thailand. The relocation positions Crown to better support its growing customer base in terms of capacity and service response times. Additionally, it enables Crown to implement a number of new environmental initiatives. read more »»

Crown Equipment Bolsters Presence in Canada with Addition of J.H. Ryder

NEW BREMEN, Ohio and MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (July 9, 2014) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, announced today that J.H. Ryder Machinery Limited (J.H. Ryder) is joining the organization’s global network of Crown Lift Trucks sales and service locations. J.H. Ryder, which has more than 400 employees and 14 sites throughout the Ontario and Quebec regions of Canada, will begin doing business as Ryder Material Handling, part of Crown Lift Trucks. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to close this summer, will not be disclosed. J.H. Ryder has been an authorized dealer of Crown lift trucks for more than 30 years. read more »»

Crown Equipment Unveils New Sales and Service Location in Wichita

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (June 26, 2014) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has opened a Crown Lift Trucks sales and service location in Wichita, Kansas. The Crown Lift Trucks facility brings customers an enhanced connection with Crown for their material handling product needs, as well as expanded customer service offerings and opportunities for technician and operator training. The 22,000-square-foot facility is located at 2113 Southwest Street, Suite 300. read more »»

Crown Equipment Recognizes Leading Dealers in Latin America

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (June 17, 2014) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, recently recognized its top performing dealers in Latin America. Lift Trucks & Parts, Inc. in Puerto Rico and IMEQ Dominicana S.A. in the Dominican Republic earned top awards for sales and service performance. read more »»

Crown Equipment Promotes National Forklift Safety Day

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (June 9, 2014) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, is participating this week in the Industrial Truck Association’s (ITA) inaugural “National Forklift Safety Day” with various initiatives taking place throughout the company as well as at Crown’s six regional training centers in the United States. In addition to Crown representatives participating in National Forklift Safety Day events in Washington, D.C., each regional forklift training center is commemorating the day with special sessions and mementos for attendees. read more »»

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Dave Helmstetter
Crown Equipment Corporation
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