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Moore named finalist for 2016 next
generation indie Book awards
Former MHEDA President Gary Moore's new book, "Navigating
in Organizations: How to Impact Organizations and Get Things
Done!" was named a finalist in the Career category for the 2016
Next Generation Indie Books Awards. The achievement will be
published at www.IndieBookAwards.com. MHEDA would like
to congratulate Gary Moore on this wonderful achievement. For
more information, or to order the book, please visit trentpress.com
aK Material Handling systems named
Best company to Work for
AK Material Handling Systems was once again named one of the
100 Best Companies to Work For in 2016 by Minnesota Business
Magazine. This award recognizes Minnesota's top companies
and, time after time, helps the winners attract key employees
who make all the difference. To be eligible, a company must: Be
headquartered in Minnesota, have a minimum of 10 full-time,
Minnesota-based employees and reach a benchmark of 40%
employee survey completion. Winners will be formally recognized
on June 2, 2016 at The Depot Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel.
Jeff Woroniecki named
President of seizmic, inc.
Seizmic, Inc. announces the appointment of Jeff Woroniecki
as President. In his new role, Mr. Woroniecki will oversee the
overall operations of the Covina, CA-based material handling
engineering firm. Woroniecki's appointment comes at a time of
tremendous growth for Seizmic, which has recently doubled their
manufacturing and office footprint.
teilhaber names elite supply chain
solutions top Distributor
Elite Supply Chain Solutions (Hudson, OH) was recognized
by Teilhaber Manufacturing Corporation as the Top Distributor
for 2015. Company President Scott Hennie was presented with
a statue commemorating the honor in February by Western
Regional Manager Chris Rutkowski. "Congratulations to Elite
Supply Chain Solutions for having a fantastic year in 2015. Elite
was the highest sales distributor last year among many valuable
partners. We look forward to another great year."
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* Wolter Group LLC announced the acquisiton of
Ellis Systems, a storage and shelving distributor based out of Lake Forest, IL. Ellis Systems
will operate as a member of the automated
material handling & storage sector of Wolter
* Continental Tire has selected a site in Mississippi
for a new plant to drive the future growth of its
tire business in the North American market.
* KION North America Corporation announced
the appointment of Reliable Forklift Sales to
its dealer network effective earlier this year.
Locally-owned and operated, Reliable Forklift
Sales is based in Phoenix, AZ.
* Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc. announces the
acquisition of Gems Conveyor Installation, Inc.
(GEMS) and Applied Handling Equipment Co.
(AHECO). The acquisitions are expected to
boost Hy-Tek's 2016 sales to approximately
* Doosan Industrial Vehicle America Corp.
announces Jamco, Inc. as a new authorized
dealer of Doosan forklifts and material handling equipment.
* Modern Group, Ltd and Carer Electric Forklift
Solutions have announced a dealer agreement
which grants Modern exclusive distribution of
Carer Electric Forklift Trucks in its Mid-Atlantic
* Lift Truck Center, Inc. announced the recent
groundbreaking for their new Springfield,
Missouri location. The new location is a state
of the art 32,000 ft. facility that will be located
on the northeast side of Springfield.
* Hyster-Yale Group, Inc. announced that it
acquired Speedshield Technology, Pty Ltd's
telematics installation and distribution businesses in the United States and the United
* Fairchild Equipment announced that it has
acquired the assets of Lift Truck Specialists
in Menomonee Falls, WI.
* DuraServ Canada ULC, an entity of Southern
Acquisitions in Dallas, TX, has acquired
BestDoor Company Ltd in a share purchase
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The MHEDA Journal - Third Quarter, 2016
From the Desk of Liz Richards
MHEDA University Calendar
Ask Your Board
MHEDA Member Profile
Best of the Best
MHEDA Member's Populate Dealer Recognition Lists
MHEDA's MVP Program Turns Five
MHEDA MVP and MVS Award Recipients
Enhancing Safety in the Warehouse
A Look at Ergonomics in the Distribution Center
How to Keep Pallet Rack Safer
Is Your Warehouse Really Safe?
2016 Emerging Leaders Conference
Building and Protecting Your Personal Brand in an Online World
MHEDA Convention Recap
Forklift Dealership Management Conference
Memo to Material Handling Millenials
Spotlight on Association News
Index of Advertisers by Product Category
The Last Word
The MHEDA Journal - Third Quarter, 2016