Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers has entered into a strategic business partnership with Schaefer Systems International (SSI).
Crown is a leading brand of electric lift trucks in Australia and one of the world’s largest lift truck manufacturers. Their award-winning line of lift trucks ranges from the smallest hand pallet trucks to the highest lifting turret trucks.
Schaefer Systems International is a world-leading supplier of warehousing and logistics systems with 16 production plants and a global distribution network.
Schaefer’s product lines encompass warehousing, materials handling, transport, waste technologies and storage solutions.
The addition of the Schaefer product range positions Crown as a complete materials handling solutions provider that combines SSI storage systems with Crown lift trucks.
The partnership integrates the technical engineering experience of the world’s largest racking systems company with the extensive Australia-wide service and sales coverage of the market leader in electric warehousing equipment.
Craig Kenchington, General Manager of Marketing, Crown Australia is confident that the new partnership will make them the clear supplier of choice for material handling solutions throughout Australia.
Crown Equipment and Schaefer Systems International are already in partnership in New Zealand and will draw on their shared experience in the new relationship.