Crown Equipment Opens Lift Trucks Operation in Brazil

Direct sales and service operation to serve growth expansion of São Paulo region

New Bremen, OhioJuly 10, 2012—Global material handling company Crown Equipment Corp. opened its first Crown Lift Trucks operation in Brazil. Located in the Anhanguera Logistics Center in Jundiaí, São Paulo, the facility will serve the dynamic growth expansion of the São Paulo region.

“This is an exciting time for Crown Equipment as we expand our global network of Crown Lift Trucks retail operations,” said Jim Dicke III, President, Crown Equipment. “Our customers are strategically entering this growing market, and it’s important that we’re there with them. The corresponding volume of goods distributed in Brazil means opportunity for Crown products and services and we are positioned to serve our customers with our award-winning product line and trusted support programs.”

The Crown Brazil operation features a showroom and warehouse located in a new 35,000-square-foot facility. Customers will have the opportunity to experience all available Crown products and services.