Hy-Tek Material Handling Opens New Jersey Office

Projected to Increase Sales 28%, Boost Employment 10%

Mar 13, 2013, 10:00 ET from Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc.

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of its newest Integrated Systems Division office in Morganville, New Jersey, effective March 13. Hy-Tek is the premier single-source provider of material handling solutions for an extensive range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, pharmaceutical, food, electronics, and automotive. Hy-Tek Integrated Systems/New Jersey will employ up to 10 professionals and is projected to generate sales of $15 million, boosting Hy-Tek's annual revenues to $70 million, up from $55 million posted in 2012.

Overseeing Hy-Tek's New Jersey operations are Principal Managers Ron Baptista and Scott Blum. Together, they have 40 years of distribution planning and integration experience with industry leaders including Key Handling Systems, a national integrator of distribution systems to the retail apparel industry. Recognized for their industry know-how, Baptista and Blum supervise engineering, sales, logistics, and project management professionals.

"For 50 years, the 100-plus employee-owners of Hy-Tek Material Handling have been designing and delivering innovative material handling solutions for clients in retail, e-commerce, and other industries. We're delighted to have Ron Baptista and Scott Blum join Hy-Tek. Having designed and implemented over $200 million in integrated systems nationwide, Ron and Scott have what it takes to support our corporate strategy and serve our clients' needs. We look forward to expanding Hy-Tek's presence and delivering hands-on sales, service, and support to manufacturers and distributors throughout New Jersey, the East Coast, and the entire country," said Hy-Tek CEO Samuel Grooms.

About Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc.
Since 1963, Hy-Tek and its best-in-class industry partners—including manufacturers of industrial trucks and equipment; supply chain software; automated storage and retrieval systems; and rack, shelving, 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 Cincinnati, Cleveland, Indianapolis, New Jersey, and Philadelphia. Hy-Tek's four divisions—Integrated Systems, Mobile Equipment, Lighting Solutions, and Storage & Handling—deliver cost-effective, efficient solutions for every material handling application. Contact www.hy-tek.net, 800-837-1217.

Nancy Flynn
Nancy Flynn Public Relations, Inc.

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