Raymond celebrates 100 years of innovation
By MMH Staff ·
June 14, 2022
As changing consumer demands drive accelerated supply chain evolutions, The Raymond Societya Toyota Industries company, celebrates its 100th anniversary and is focused on providing the technology and material handling equipment needed to meet the demands of today and better prepare for the challenges of tomorrow.
The company explained that by building on the principles of innovation and continuous improvement for a century, it is uniquely positioned to deliver breakthrough solutions in the areas of embedded automation, telematics, reality virtualization and advanced energy solutions that will optimize operations and bring warehouses and distribution centers to a new level of performance.
“Just about everything you buy, wear, eat or touch has been moved by material handling equipment,” said Michael Field, president and CEO of The Raymond Corporation. “E-commerce as we know it today would not exist without handling innovations. We’re proud that it takes less time, energy and warehouse space to deliver products to your door thanks to the industry-leading solutions Raymond has developed over the past 100 years. We remain firmly committed to moving the industry forward. »
Today, Raymond provides intelligent intralogistics solutions to material handling and logistics markets in North America and around the world. Building on a legacy of industry leadership and innovation, Raymond patented the first hydraulic hand pallet truck and the double-sided wooden pallet, ultimately fueling the start of the material handling industry.
Raymond’s birthday celebration includes an event at his headquarters in Greene, NY on Tuesday, June 14. An interactive museum-style exhibit will be on display to showcase Raymond’s groundbreaking innovations and the stories of influential employees, as well as giving guests an exclusive look into the company’s bright future.
Once the event in Greene concludes, the interactive exhibit will travel across the country to various facilities at the Raymond Solutions and Support Center, with the celebration ending at ProMat in March 2023.
June 14, 2022
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