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GREENE, N.Y. — Plant Engineering magazine — one of the top publications for professionals in the manufacturing, plant design, operations and maintenance industry — has chosen the Raymond® 8000 Series pallet truck as the 2012 Plant Engineering Product of the Year silver award winner in the Material Handling Systems category.

Plant Engineering subscribers voted for products and solutions in 15 categories, selecting the Raymond 8000 Series pallet trucks as one of the leading products in 2012.

Created with durability in mind, the 8000 Series pallet trucks feature significant increases in material strength that enable them to meet heavy-duty application needs. Components are reinforced for reduced wear, delivering more uptime and lower costs. In addition, all components used in the 8000 Series are backed by an industry-leading undercarriage warranty.

The Plant Engineering Product of the Year Awards were presented at the 2013 Engineering Awards in Manufacturing event held in Chicago in March.

For more information on Raymond® 8000 Series pallet trucks or to locate a Raymond Sales and Service Center, visit or call 800-235-7200.

The Raymond Corporation is a global provider of unmatched material handling technology, expertise and support to increase productivity and cost-efficiency. Designed with ecological and economical benefits in mind, Raymond® lift trucks are engineered to achieve higher performance and increase efficiency. Raymond offers a full line of manual and electric lift trucks — including pallet trucks, walkie stackers, counterbalanced trucks, reach trucks, orderpickers and turret trucks — and iWAREHOUSE®, complete with iWAREHOUSE Essentials and iWAREHOUSE Enterprise, to manage lift truck fleets, labor efficiencies and warehouses. Additionally, flexible automation solutions and industry-leading consultation from Raymond further enhance warehouse processes and streamline material handling practices.

For additional information about The Raymond Corporation or to locate a Raymond Sales and Service Center, visit the company website at or call 800-235-7200. Above. And beyond®, iWarehouse®, Raymond®, Reach-Fork®, and Swing-Reach® are U.S. trademarks of The Raymond Corporation.

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Greene, NY 13778-0130
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