Hannibal Steps Up Innovation to Increase Efficiency as Part of Nationwide Expansion


Monday, April 04, 2016

Today, Hannibal Industries, Inc. announced that it has implemented significant advancements in its manufacturing facilities in Los Angeles to stay ahead of the technology curve as the material handling industry continues to automate.  These advancements, including sophisticated robotics and upgrading IT systems, are helping the company increase efficiency and provide precision products to its customers on a global scale.  
 
In addition to modernizing the company with cutting-edge technology, Hannibal Industries’ expansion to the South has also added 16 jobs in the last quarter and has plans to add 100 more jobs in the next three years.  
 
“Customer demand for Hannibal’s rack products has increased both nationally and globally, and the company has matched that demand with innovation and technology in order to deliver without delay,” said Steve Rogers, executive vice president at Hannibal. “Hannibal Industries is proud to be on the leading edge of technology, expanding its global presence and continuing to be the company the industry looks to for a high-quality diverse pallet rack offering.”
 
As an employee-owned company, Hannibal is financially successful because it is continually looking to improve its product, its processes and its customer relationships. In addition to the advancements in robotics, the company has invested in increasing its IT systems as well. With this additional technology implementation, customers will have access to an online portal that will give updates on orders, allow for inquiries to be answered directly and to make real-time updates with the team at Hannibal. These advancements make the company efficient in manufacturing as well as making the entire process convenient for its customers.
 
Additional information on Hannibal Industries is available at http://www.hannibalrack.com, on Twitter @HannibalRack, on the Hannibal Rack YouTube channel and on LinkedIn.  
 
About Hannibal Industries, Inc.
Hannibal Industries, Inc., headquartered in the Los Angeles metro area, is a pallet rack and steel tube manufacturer with a diverse product line that enables the company to provide material handling products to some of the largest operations in the world.  This employee-owned company is the largest U.S. manufacturer of steel pallet rack west of the Mississippi River. 
 
The company’s industry leading product offering includes TubeRack, Metalsistem, Structural Pallet Rack, Roll-Formed Selective Pallet Rack, Hybrid Systems, Cantilever Systems, Pushback Systems, Pallet Flow Systems, Case Flow Systems and Drive-In Systems. Engineering and design services offered by the company include: system design; seismic engineering; permit administration; in-house installation and custom fabrication.  A true innovator, Hannibal Industries was awarded patents for its pallet rack system adjustable safety restraint and TubeRack.  For additional information, visit www.hannibalrack.com
 
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Hannibal Industries Media Relations/      
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Ashton Maxfield
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Hannibal Industries, Inc.

Steve Rogers, Vice President - Sales
323-588-4261

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