News & Press

 

Founded in 1961, Conveyer & Caster has a long-standing tradition of providing the highest quality casters and conveyor systems to improve material flow for our customers. As a total material handling solutions provider, we offer a wide range of casters, conveyor systems, pallet racking, level mounts and other equipment necessary to facilitate efficient material handling processes. We also provide installation, service and repair for our conveyor systems, so you’ll never be left in a lurch with equipment that isn’t functioning properly. For the latest casters and conveyor systems news from our company, take a look at some of the stories below.


News Release:
Expanding into Michigan
{01.25.17}

Conveyer & Caster – Equipment for Industry is excited to announce that Brian Denisty has joined the firm as our Michigan Salesperson.

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News Release:
Stohr Family Honored with Achievement Award
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Smart Business Network’s Family Business Achievement Awards recognize family and closely-held businesses that best demonstrate innovative business practices that enhance the business dynamic.

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News Release:
Conveyer & Caster Celebrates 55 Years!
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Family matters here at Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry. We truly enjoy the chances we have to celebrate together. This summer, in recognition of our 55th anniversary, the Conveyer & Caster family and their families went to the ball game.

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News Release:
Conveyer & Caster Sponsors Station Hpe 
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The Near West Side of Cleveland is dripping in history. Near our offices, on Church Avenue between 28th and 25th sits St. John’s Episcopal Church. St. John’s was Cleveland’s first authenticated Underground Railroad Site.

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News Release:
Shane Hinton Joins Sales Team in NW Ohio 
{03.01.16}

Cleveland, OH - Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry is excited to announce that Shane Hinton has joined our organization as our new Northwest Ohio Salesperson. Shane will be reinforcing our existing efforts in the Toledo, Findlay, and Bowling Green markets.

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News Release:
Colson Group USA Names Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry Master Distributor 
{06.17.14}

CLEVELAND - Colson Group USA has announced that they have expanded their partnership with Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry to help reinforce their mission of being the premier supplier of casters and wheels in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York. Conveyer & Caster is now one of a select few distributorships with the unique ability to access all Colson Group USA caster brands, these include: Albion, Faultless, Shepherd, Jarvis, Bassick, MedCaster, Pemco, and new to Conveyer & Caster, Colson. Colson Group USA’s Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Ken Brom said, “We’re excited to expand our relationship with Conveyer & Caster. They have proven themselves to be an excellent and loyal partner, constantly working with us to ensure mutual growth.”

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News Release:
Storage Systems Company Joins Conveyer & Caster Family
{04.30.13}John Marshall High School Boys Basketball Team huddling before the start of the Third Quarter

CINCINNATI - Two business have merged to form one of the region’s leading material handling firms. Storage Systems Company (SSC), a leading distributor in the Cincinnati area for nearly half a century, has merged with Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry (CC-EFI), based in Cleveland, Ohio. SSC will be the Storage Systems Division of CC-EFI and the key employees from both companies are remaining with the merged firm.

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News Release:
Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry Starts Stocking MedCaster
{09.28.10}

John Marshall High School Boys Basketball Team huddling before the start of the Third QuarterCLEVELAND - In keeping with their mission to provide storage and handling solutions that improve material flow, Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry has begun stocking MedCaster's line of Medical and Institutional casters. These casters are designed to provide the ultimate in mobility and design, at an affordable price. The below link has a brochure covering the extent of the product now being stocked; including: chrome plated institutional casters, stainless steel institutional casters, dual wheel chrome plated casters, chair casters, IV pole casters and much more.

 

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John Marshall High School Boys Basketball Team huddling before the start of the Third Quarter

News Release:
Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry Employees Rally for Team
{01.08.10}

CLEVELAND - On Friday, December 4, 2009, Dave Colbert, Coach of the John Marshall High School Boys Basketball Team, passed away unexpectedly. Colbert's nephew, Alfrado Jackson took the reins and began coaching the team. Jackson is a former employee of Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry. Knowing this, the staff of Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry rallied together and raised money for the team to provide gym bags honoring the memory of Coach Colbert.

 

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Weatherhead 100 - 2009News Release:
Honored a Second Year by Weatherhead 100
{12.7.09}

CLEVELAND - Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry, a third generation, family-owned, material handling distributor was named to the Weatherhead 100 as one of the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio for 2008. "To be honored twice with this distinction, it's amazing," said Jeff Stohr, President of Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry. He went on to add, "Our customers and suppliers were critical in helping us achieve this level of growth. But without the help of our dedicated staff, this would never have been possible." The Weatherhead 100...

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From Left: Trevor Stohr, Albert Stohr, Mayor Frank Jackson, Rick Andrews, Jeff Stohr

News Release:
Mayor Thrilled by Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry's Success
{10.01.09}

As a result of the community outreach of last week’s Open House, Mayor Frank Jackson was at Conveyer & Caster – Equipment for Industry, a third generation, family-owned Cleveland material handling firm on Thursday, October 1. According to Chris Warren, Chief Economic Development Director, “The Mayor was interested in Conveyer & Caster – Equipment for Industry, as they have managed to navigate these tough times without layoffs or service problems.”...

 

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News Release:
Open House a Success!
{9.25.09}

CLEVELAND – Conveyer & Caster – Equipment for Industry held an open house today for their customers and the community.

The event was designed to bring local Cleveland businesses together. With the hopes that through enjoying a day of fun, learning and food, local manufacturers will be able to share ideas, connect and network...

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News Release:
Colson Associates Acquires Rhombus
{4.21.09}

Rhombus Casters, a long time partner of Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry, was acquired by the Colson Associates family of companies on April, 17 2009. Colson Associates, the parent company of many of our valued partners, including Albion, Faultless, MedCaster, and Shepherd, is the largest manufacturer of casters and wheels worldwide. The addition of Rhombus Casters to this family is a great development in the industry.

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Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry expands to Dayton, OH {4.9.09}

Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry is pleased to announce that it is expanding into Southwest Ohio by opening an office in Dayton. Dave Licklider, formerly of RE Condit, joined the team of sales professionals at Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry recently. He will be heading up the Southwest Ohio operations.

Our motto, "We keep your business rolling!" is shown in our recent expansion. By keeping our business on the move, we are better able to serve our valued customers.


News Release:
QC Industries Releases Automation Series Conveyor
{3.31.09}

QC Industries has just released their new line of automation conveyors. As QC Industries' distribution partner, we are pleased and excited by this new industry development.

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View the product pages for the new AS40 Automation Conveyor and AS65 Automation Conveyor


Weatherhead 100News Release:
Third Generation Firm Distinguished on Weatherhead 100
{12.2.08}

CLEVELAND - Conveyer & Caster- Equipment for Industry, a third-generation, Cleveland-based material handling firm, was recently recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio.

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News Release:
Conveyer & Caster - Equipment for Industry Acquisitions Position Supplier as Material Handling Leader
{9.8.08}

Family business merger benefits customers with expanded product lines, greater service and support.

CLEVELAND - A Cleveland-based material handling distributor has made two major strategic moves to expand its business throughout the region…

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News Release:
Anderson Wood & Metal And Conveyer & Caster - Equipment For Industry Team Up To Form Leading Materials Handling Distribution Firm
{9.8.08}

Family business merger benefits customers with expanded product lines, greater service and support.

ERIE, Pa. - Two family-based businesses have merged to form one of the region's largest material handling distribution companies…

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Crains Cleveland Business Article:
Rival material handlers' deal has combined firm in demand
{11.22.06}

Merger offers customers a 'one stop shop' for their needs.

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News Release:
Merger of two longtime material handling distributors focuses on commitment to customers and community
{11.22.06}

Newly-merged Conveyer & Caster Equipment for Industry Expands Facilities in Ohio City
New Logo and Identity Adopted: "We Keep Your Business Rolling"

CLEVELAND -- Two Cleveland companies with a long and successful heritage in the material handling distribution business have merged and are maintaining their headquarters in the city...

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Conveyer & Caster is exhibiting at this year's Great Lakes Industrial Show. {10.25.06}
Come see the latest in Material Handling products and solutions at the Great Lakes Industrial Show, November 8th and 9th, 2006 at the Cleveland I-X Center. Conveyer and Caster will be exhibiting in booth #003, near the front entrance.

For more information, please visit the Great Lakes Industrial Show website.


Now Albion is the exclusive North American manufacturer of caster wheels made with vulkollan polyurethane raw materials. {03.20.06}
Albion, Michigan Albion Industries, Inc, the global leader in caster and wheel manufacturing, is pleased to announce an agreement with Bayer MaterialScience that makes Albion the exclusive North American manufacturer of caster wheels made with Vulkollan® polyurethane raw materials.

For more information about caster wheels made with Vulkollan® polyurethane raw materials, contact Conveyer & Caster.

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NA 2006 {1.9.06}
The Cleveland IX Center is hosting the NA 2006 Material Handling and Logistics Trade Show, which is taking place March 27-30. This show presents a great opportunity for industry professionals to get a firsthand look at the latest solutions available in manufacturing, warehousing and distribution.

Conveyer & Caster is happy to promote the participation of our vendors in the 2006 show. This year you'll get solution ideas from:

  • Albion Industries, Inc. - Booth # 2919
  • Faultless / Nutting - Booth # 2320
  • Hamilton Caster & Mfg. Co. - Booth # 702
  • Presto Lifts Inc - Booth # 2827
  • Akro-Mils - Booth # 806
  • Buckhorn Inc. - Booth # 806
  • Molded Fiber Glass Tray Co. - Booth # 2734
  • TriEnda Corporation - Booth # 2232
  • Flexible Material Handling - Booth # 1400
  • Lewco, Inc. - Booth # 621
  • TGW-ERMANCO INC. - Booth # 2202
  • All States Equipment, Inc. - Booth # 502
  • Bishamon Industries Corporation - Booth # 3113
  • Chalfant Dock Equipment - Booth # 2602
  • Ideal Shield, LLC - Booth # 623
  • Cogan Wire & Metal Products Limited - Booth # 2539
  • Lyon Workspace Products, LLC - Booth # 2228

If you are interested in attending this free event, register online at www.na2006.org/attendees/register.cfm.


WestFest {9.7.05}
The Fairview / Lutheran Foundation along with Conveyer and Caster as a corporate sponsor, community groups and other organizations will be hosting the first annual WestFest on Saturday October 1, 2005. on the grounds of the Zone Recreation Center. WestFest is a one day event to celebrate the richness of cultural and ethnic diversity and the overwhelming artistic talent in all its forms that are found on the west side of Cleveland from Ohio City to Kamm's Corners. The Festival will feature a full schedule of entertainment, children's activities and games, food and arts vendors, health screenings and other activities. Conveyer and Caster is proud to be a corporate sponsor of this event and employees are volunteering their time to ensure a successful event.


Conveyer & Caster unveils new trade show booth {3.27.04}
Conveyer & Caster Exhibit Booth

Conveyer & Caster proudly displayed new trade show exhibit booth at the NA2004 Material Handling & Logistics Show & Conference in March of 2004. The display emphasizes Conveyer & Caster's ongoing commitment to improving their presence as a full line maintenance and material handling source.

The exhibit shows Conveyer & Caster's ability to provide full conveyor systems and warehouse storage equipment as well as the casters that have been the core of the business for more than forty years.

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