GREENE, N.Y., October 20, 2016 — On Oct. 12, 2016, The Raymond Corporation donated two hand pallet trucks to the Greene Central School District middle and high schools located in Greene, New York. The school district will use the new hand pallet trucks to transport items, such as daily deliveries, including food preparation items for the cafeterias, parcel deliveries and miscellaneous maintenance needs up to 5,500 pounds.
“The Greene Central School district is extremely fortunate to have such a wonderful neighbor in The Raymond Corporation. Raymond has always supported our efforts, as well as our community, enhancing the lives of our families,” says Gordie Daniels, interim superintendent for Greene Central School District. “We thank them for their thoughtful donation and commitment.”
Raymond employs 1,800 people in the Greene, New York, area and has been headquartered there since 1922.
“We are so pleased that we are able to help enhance Greene Central School District’s day-to-day operations with one of our founding products, especially because Raymond’s employees are an integral part of the community,” says Shannon Curtis, product manager for hand pallet trucks at Raymond. “It is an honor to serve our community. Being an alumni from the Greene Central School District myself, I’m looking forward to seeing how this donation can help.”
To learn more about Raymond hand pallet trucks, visit www.raymondcorp.com
or call 800-235-7200.
About The Raymond Corporation
The Raymond Corporation is a global provider of end-to-end warehouse solutions, fleet management, forklift training and support to increase efficiency and lower costs throughout material handling operations. Raymond® forklifts are engineered to achieve higher performance, enhance operator comfort and increase efficiency. Raymond manufactures a full line of forklift trucks — including reach trucks, pallet jacks, pallet stackers, sit-down and stand-up forklifts, orderpickers and turret trucks. The iWAREHOUSE® fleet management and warehouse optimization system provides solutions to manage industrial vehicle fleets, labor efficiencies and warehouses. Additionally, flexible automation, customized solutions and industry-leading consultation from Raymond further enhance and streamline processes while helping customers to drive down costs. Raymond is a recipient of the 2015 Manufacturing Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan.