Casters

By Chris Lewis · June 8, 2016
Moving product through a warehouse or distribution center often comes down to the basics: casters, tuggers and carts. Innovations in these simple solutions are increasing ergonomics, productivity and safety for workers on the floor.
<p>Before and after photos from November 2014 and January 2016</p> By MMH Staff · February 3, 2016
Company that started in a basement 32 years ago surpasses 100,000 square feet.
<p>Zach Norkey, southeast territory manager, and Mike Kulka, national account manager, show off Caster Concepts’ new ErgoMaxx and TWERGO casters.</p>

By Sara Pearson Specter · March 24, 2015
Reducing back and shoulder injuries, as well as cutting the noise associated with hearing loss, are the goals of Caster Concepts’ (Booth 5244) new ergonomic line of caster wheels, rigs and polyurethane treads, explained Mike Kulka, national account manager in a press conference on Tuesday.
By MMH Staff · May 1, 2014
Acquired company specializes in shock isolation and shock absorption casters.
By MMH Staff · October 23, 2013
Online catalog enables design of custom products and CAD models of more than 20,000 standard products.
By MMH Staff · October 9, 2013
Company website offers literature about the competitive advantage of domestic manufacturing.
By Josh Bond · March 1, 2013
As lean sensibilities migrate from the production floor to the warehouse, carts and casters prove a pivotal tool for enhancing the mobility of product, people and processes.
By Bob Trebilcock · October 16, 2012
At MHI’s annual meeting, slow but steady growth.
By MMH Staff · August 15, 2012
Canadian company was original creator of torsion-powered balance casters.
By MMH Staff · May 14, 2012
A recent donation of $1,000 in platform carts from Akro-Mils, a North American leader in storage, organization and transport products, is aiding the charity organization Mercy Ships in providing free surgical procedures to patients in West Africa.
By MMH Staff · May 1, 2012
Caster Concepts, Inc., manufacturer of heavy duty industrial casters and wheels, today announced the addition of Conveyor Concepts to its family of businesses.
By MMH Staff · April 27, 2012
The Institute of Caster and Wheel Manufacturers (ICWM) Industry Group of Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) announces the release of ANSI ICWM: 2012 The ICWM Performance Standard for Casters and Wheels.
By Lorie King Rogers · April 13, 2012
In recognition of working together successfully for five decades, Colson Caster presents Hytrol Conveyor with a special recognition award.
<p>David Dosier, Rotacaster product manager, displays the four-wheel, self-supporting Rotatruck as well as the all terrain model.</p> By Lorie King Rogers · February 8, 2012
Rotacaster Wheel (Booth 3520) welcomed attendees to a hands-on demonstration as it introduced its new, self-supporting hand truck: the Rotatruck.
<p>RWM Casters’ president Peter Comeau (left) and sales engineer Mike Twitty display heavy duty casters.</p> By Lorie King Rogers · February 7, 2012
If you don’t think of casters as a vital component in the overall scheme of materials handling, think again. Whether it’s a manufacturing facility or warehouse, everything rolls, said Mike Twitty, sales engineer for RWM Casters (Booth 5021).

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