Manufacturing improvements with state of the art HD plasma tables, plate saws, and robotic welding.
Created partnership with Kaup GmbH & Co. KG of Aschaffenburg, Germany to manufacture and supply a full line of forklift and construction attachments throughout North America under the OEA-Kaup brand.
Fully launched the Forklift Safety Device™ (FLSD) to provide forklift drivers with data and advanced warning through a patented product that calculates instantaneous residual capacity based on changing environmental and vehicle conditions. Product was an MHI Innovation award finalist at Promat in April 2019
Company opens new distribution center in Houston, TX.
Company celebrates it’s 50th Anniversary!
Budget Attachments & Parts sold to Netforks LLC.
Expanding the Lenexa, KS facility by 20% (35,000 sq ft) to 215,000 sq ft.
Investments continue with upgrades and additions to robotics and plant equipment.
Sales & Operations team expansion continues to meet growing business needs in OEA and AMH.
Launched innovative new design of OEM Fork Positioning Frames.
Sales Team continues adding BDMs for Key Account / OEM penetration.
Sidney introduces Manual-Tilt Tree Saw and Tractor Tree Saw.
Company launches all new YTM Fork Shield.
OE Attachments introduces Fork Wear Indicator ™ & Forklift Safety Device ™ concepts.
Increased Sales Focus and Inventory in Canada as business expands.
Key Account teams increased presence at customer management level.
ITA Fork Wear Indicators available across North America in June.
Marketing Team grows with development of new initiatives, processes & Trade Show presence.
Sales Teams added Sales, Key Account & Business Development Reps.
Brian Pokorny replaces Larry Hayes as COO.
Patents filed for innovative Forklift and Moving Vehicle Safety Device.
Arrow Material Handling introduces innovative Stump Planer, new Auger Drive attachments.
Sidney introduced an updated Tree Saw & Long-Reach Tree Shear.
Additional new CNC added to manufacturing asset pool to eliminate bottlenecks.
Launched OE Attachments as a new Business Unit.
Attachments grow at 2x the overall business pace.
Continued organic growth with New Products, Components & Service Parts.
Continuous improvement in Throughput, Cleanliness, Safety & Performance.
Management System for all Arrow Acquisition companies certified to ISO 9001:2015 standard.
Experienced sales professional, Scott Clevenger, joins as Vice President of Sales.
Marketing executive, Liz Benditt, joins as Vice President of Marketing and Communications.
Sales teams grow across all businesses.
Line of product displays are developed for increased dealer support.
Arrow Material Handling introduces new products including Auger Drives and Bits, Trash Hoppers, Trash Skips, Storage Racks, etc.
An increase in OEM interest leads to development of OE products and attachments.
Veteran Chief Financial Officer, Tim Kane, joins to support growing company.
USPTO approves seven patents designed to improve product lifespan and safety.
Growing market interest leads to development and implementation of Key Accounts Program.
Arrow Material Handling Product catalog expands with addition of several new products.
Arrow Material Handling Products celebrates 45 Year Anniversary.
Acquisition profile broadens with purchase of long time industry leader, CTI Attachments.
New line of Side Shifters adds to a growing product catalog.
Large Fork offerings expand greatly, allowing for growth into under-served industries.
Two new CNC machines are installed increasing production & improving efficiency.
Industry veteran, Larry Hayes, joins as Chief Operating Officer.
Production sees increase in efficiency with implementation of Lean Manufacturing processes.
Production capabilities expand with the addition of a new powder coating facility.
Modern OXY table, gantry cranes and additional mill are installed to improve manufacturing.
Group of private equity firms acquires Arrow from Chicago based Gaslight Equity Group LLC.
Successful entrepreneur, Terry Melvin, is appointed as Chief Executive Officer.
Long time engineer, Ross Gault, is promoted to lead engineering + development.
New 178,000 square foot facility and headquarters opens in Lenexa, Kansas.