Crown recently released the latest generation of the company’s popular Wave® Work Assist Vehicle. The order picker has now been nominated for the International Forklift Truck of the Year (IFOY) Award 2017 in the “Special Vehicle” category. This is the fourth year in which Crown has appeared as a finalist in this prestigious international competition.
Three Decades of Dynamic Growth
- U.S. lift truck manufacturer’s main German production centre celebrates 30th anniversary in Roding, Bavaria
- Innovative forklift trucks “made in Germany”
- Vertically integrated manufacturing is recipe for success
Crown is celebrating a European anniversary. For 30 years, the lift-truck manufacturer has been producing highly successful products in the Bavarian town of Roding, Germany. Crown’s European production facility was opened in 1986, and has been steadily expanding ever since. Today, Roding is among the most important production sites in the company’s worldwide network.
Crown will showcase a full line-up of products and forward-thinking technologies on stand 10J61 at IMHX 2016, being staged at the NEC Birmingham from 13th to 16th September 2016.
Jumbo Supermarkten was established in 1921 and has grown to become the largest privately-owned supermarket chain in the Netherlands with seven strategically located distribution centres serving more than 580 stores across the country. Jumbo’s reputation is built on providing the best service combined with offering the widest range at the lowest cost and its continuing success depends upon absolute reliability in the distribution chain. From its distribution centre at Veghel, Netherlands, a highly efficient logistics hub, some 1.4 million ambient and fresh items are picked and despatched each week – and on-time deliveries are key to the success of the operation.
- Full details of your forklift fleet at a glance
- Integration of proven InfoLink fleet management system with FleetSTATS fleet cost management
Crown integrates the popular InfoLink® fleet management system and the new FleetSTATS® fleet cost management system under one roof: the Crown Insite® productivity suite is an integrated data management solution that gives fleet managers a comprehensive, 360-degree overview of their entire forklift fleet. It delivers detailed, relevant updates on fleet performance and operating costs in real time, helping companies continuously improve their operating results.