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Raymond Celebrates 35th Anniversary of Parts Distribution Center

The Raymond Corporation is celebrating the 35th anniversary of the Raymond parts distribution center located in Syracuse, New York. The parts distribution center in Syracuse celebrated with a luncheon for its employees and special guest speakers, including Steve Raymond, the first general manager of the Raymond parts distribution center, grandson of founder George Raymond Sr., and current president of Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation. Steve Raymond was a driving force in getting the Syracuse location ramped up for parts distribution to customers.  Continue reading

Raymond Marks 75th Anniversary of Product Innovation in Material Handling

Steve Raymond — grandson of George Raymond Sr., and president of Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation, an authorized Raymond Sales and Service Center — stands next to the hydraulic hand pallet truck during a celebration at the Greene, New York, plant.

Steve Raymond — grandson of George Raymond Sr., and president of Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation, an authorized Raymond Sales and Service Center — stands next to the hydraulic hand pallet truck during a celebration at the Greene, New York, plant.

The Raymond Corporation is commemorating the 75th anniversary of two inventions that revolutionized the material handling industry: the hydraulic hand pallet truck and double-faced wooden pallet. These innovations were developed by George Raymond, Sr., founder of Raymond, and William House, the first engineer for Raymond, and patented on Nov. 7, 1939. Continue reading

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