Hy-Tek Material Handling Acquires Two Atlanta Companies

Jan 29, 2014, 10:00 ET from Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc.

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc. has acquired Atlanta-based Conveying Solutions, Inc. and Allied Conveyor Systems to form the Georgia office of Hy-Tek's Integrated Systems Division. The acquisition will boost Hy-Tek's 2014 revenues to approximately $95 million, up 20% over 2013. Columbus, Ohio-based Hy-Tek is the premier single-source provider of material handling solutions for industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, pharmaceutical, food, electronics, and automotive. The acquisition was announced by Hy-Tek CEO Sam Grooms.

Hy-Tek Integrated Systems/Atlanta employs 14 and is overseen by Mickey Thompson, Conveying Solutions and Allied Conveyor Systems principal. With extensive retail experience, Conveying Solutions provides material handling solutions to Neiman Marcus and other luxury retailers, along with discount and chain stores nationwide. Conveying Solutions also is the authorized dealer for Kardex Remstar vertical storage systems in Alabama and Georgia. Allied Conveyor Systems manufactures overhead and floor conveyor systems for industries including automotive, electronic, and agriculture.     

"For 51 years, Hy-Tek has been designing and delivering innovative material handling solutions. With Hy-Tek Integrated Systems/Atlanta in place, we look forward to expanding our presence and delivering sales, service, and support to manufacturers and distributors throughout the Southeast and nationwide," said Grooms.

About Hy-Tek Material Handling

Since 1963, Hy-Tek and its best-in-class industry partners—including manufacturers of industrial trucks, construction equipment, conveyor control software, automated storage and retrieval systems, racks, shelving, and conveyor systems—have provided customers large and small with turnkey solutions. From customized one-of-a-kind handling and storage systems to pre-assembled buildings and off-the-shelf products, Hy-Tek's experienced team of engineering, sales, operations, logistics, and project management professionals partner with customers to help enhance productivity, streamline processes, and boost profitability. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, employee-owned Hy-Tek Material Handling serves customers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico from offices in Atlanta, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Indianapolis, New Jersey, and Philadelphia. Hy-Tek's four divisions—Integrated Systems, Industrial & Construction Equipment, Lighting Solutions, and Storage & Handling—deliver cost-effective, efficient solutions for every material handling application. Corporate: www.hy-tek.net, 800-837-1217. Integrated Systems/Atlanta: www.conveyingsolutions.us and www.alliedconveyorsystems.com.

Nancy Flynn 

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