NEW BREMEN, Ohio (September 4, 2018) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has opened three new sales and service locations to support growing material handling needs throughout South Carolina.
The facilities, which are located in or near Greenville, Columbia and Charleston, formerly operated as Carolina Material Handling Services. As part of the transition with the previous owner, the locations will continue to be staffed and supported by the former Carolina Material Handling Services team. The Greenville Crown Lift Trucks facility, the largest of the three, is located at 929 Berry Shoals Road in Duncan and can be reached at 864-877-1288. The Columbia Crown Lift Trucks facility is located at 151 Greenlawn Drive, 803-695-0149, while the Charleston Crown Lift Trucks facility is located at 3611 Ladson Road in Ladson, 843-552-1020.
“The team at Carolina Material Handling Services has done a great job representing the Crown brand and providing excellent service and support to our growing list of customers in the state,” said Wayland Dabbs, general manager, Crown Equipment. “We are excited to begin this next chapter in Crown’s continued commitment to its customers in the region. No matter where they are located in the state, customers will have local access to Crown to collaboratively make material handling decisions.”
All three of the facilities provide customers a complete selection of material handling technologies, products and services. This includes award-winning forklifts, warehouse design solutions, Integrity Parts and Service System™, automated warehouse solutions and Crown’s wireless InfoLink® fleet and operator management system. They also provide Crown’s award-winning Demonstrated Performance® (DP) Training programs for forklift operators, supervisors, trainers and pedestrians.
About Crown Equipment Corporation
Crown is one of the world’s largest material handling companies with a reputation for award-winning product design, advanced engineering and technology, and superior after-sale service. Crown’s business philosophy utilizes vertically integrated processes to design, manufacture and distribute forward-thinking, innovative solutions that improve customers’ productivity and operating efficiency. Crown produces a broad range of forklifts as well as automation and fleet management technologies.
The company’s global headquarters is located in New Bremen, Ohio, USA, with regional headquarters in Australia, China, Germany and Singapore. Its employees number more than 15,500 worldwide. Crown operates a service and distribution network that exceeds 500 retail locations in over 80 countries. To learn more about Crown’s ideas for helping customers advance the productivity of their operations, visit crown.com.