WASHINGTON — The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) has announced that Hyster-Yale Group is the newest member of the association’s Manufacturers and Services Council (MSC). The council is composed of the leading building material manufacturers and service providers serving the LBM industry.
NLBMDA’s MSC members are established industry leaders who supply products and services to lumber and building material dealers across the nation, the NLBMDA announced. Members of the council share a commitment to promoting and enhancing the success of independent dealers.
Hyster-Yale Group designs, engineers, manufactures, sells and services a comprehensive line of lift trucks and aftermarket parts marketed globally primarily under the Hyster and Yale brand names. Hyster-Yale Group, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc., which offers an array of solutions to meet the specific materials handling needs of customers’ applications. The company and its subsidiaries, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, employ approximately 7,800 people world-wide.
In the Americas, Hyster-Yale Group supports the lumber and building material industry through: An Industry team focused on lumber and building material manufacturing and distribution U.S. manufacturing locations in Berea, KY, Greenville, NC and Sulligent, AL
An independent dealer network with over 300 locations
“Hyster-Yale Group is excited to join NLBMDA and continue our strong support for the lumber and building materials industry,” said Drew Brandt, director of Industrials Business Unit. “We look forward to working with NLBMDA and its members on critical issues with the common goal of solving challenges facing the industry.”