GREENE, N.Y. - The Raymond Corporation, an industry leader in materials handling solutions, exhibited new lift trucks and emerging technologies at ProMat 2007. On display were prototypes of a fuel cell-powered pallet truck, an RFID-ready Reach-Fork® truck, and several new lift truck models featuring Raymond's exclusive ACR System(TM), which uses AC technology to deliver quicker acceleration, better control and greater energy efficiency.
Also on display was a lift truck outfitted with Raymond's Vantage-Point(TM) high-level imaging system, which provides additional visual assistance to operators when performing pallet storage and retrieval tasks at greater lift heights.
"Raymond continues to innovate and improve products in ways that benefit our customers," says Jim Malvaso, president and CEO of The Raymond Corporation. "For example, we are researching how fuel cells and RFID work with lift trucks to help warehouse owners further reduce costs and increase productivity."
For 85 years, The Raymond Corporation has been at the forefront of lift truck development by pioneering leading-edge concepts that make its customers' materials handling operations more productive and efficient.
The Raymond Corporation is the leading North American provider of materials handling solutions that improve space utilization and productivity, with lower cost of operation and greater operator acceptance. High-performance, reliable, ergonomically designed Raymond® products range from a full line of manual and electric pallet trucks and walkie stackers to counterbalanced trucks, Reach-Fork trucks, orderpickers and dual-purpose (pallet handling/case picking) Swing-Reach® trucks.
For additional information about The Raymond Corporation or to locate a Raymond dealer, visit the company Web site at www.raymondcorp.com or call (800) 235-7200.
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