Associated Material Handling Industries Changes Name, Business Model

As the product and service offerings have expanded over the last 50 years, Addison, Ill.-based Associated Material Handling Industries Inc. and Allied Handling Equipment Co. announced it is changing the company name to Associated Integrated Supply Chain Solutions to better reflect is full scope of capabilities.

The companies also have refocused their business model, which includes an Engineered Solutions and a Fleet Solutions group. This combination provides them the ability to leverage their unparalleled experience and industry best practices to evaluate their customer’s current operations and recommend practical strategies to enhance its effectiveness and reduce overall costs.

To provide customers with additional information about these capabilities and services and how Associated can be of assistance in making recommendations that will benefit customers they have also developed a new website.

Michael Romano, president and CEO of Associated said: “As we look toward the future we are committed to developing new and innovative methods to provide value to our customers.  We are confident that this refocused effort will enable us to continue to add value to all of our partnerships.  With this change we have made the commitment to grow from the material handling company of the past to the supply chain solution provider of the future.”