Our Accomplishments

  • Material Handling Supplier | Charlotte NC | Since 1966

    For Over 55 Years

    Carolina Handling started out in a former gas station with just five Associates way back in 1966. Since then we've grown into a multi-million dollar business employing over 600 associates, and in all the time we haven't lost sight of what has gotten us to this point: Helping our customers to Run Better and Manage Smarter.

    Click below to read our 50th anniversary announcement from Carolina Handling CEO Dave Reder.

  • Material Handling Company| North Carolina | Raymond Corporation

    BNC 125 Top Private Companies

    Now celebrating its 55th year, the Charlotte-headquartered company has nearly 600 associates and operates centers in Greensboro, Raleigh, and Charlotte, N.C., with additional centers in Atlanta, Birmingham and Greenville, S.C., and its Equipment Distribution Center in Piedmont, S.C.

    Our continued growth and success are the result of our commitments to excellence, innovation and mutually beneficial relationships, and our associates are the common thread in all three aspects of our success,” said Brent Hillabrand, President and CEO.

  • Material Handling | Raymond | Awards

    Dealer of Distinction for 30 Consecutive Years

    For the last 30 years, The Raymond Corporation has honored its top-performing dealers with the Raymond Dealer of Distinction award. Each one of those years, Carolina Handling has been a recipient.

    The Dealer of Distinction award is earned by exceeding Raymond's benchmark standards in sales, customer service and retention, as well as the dealer's own market share performance.

    We attribute our perennial success over the last three decades to the hard work and diligent efforts of our associates.

  • Six Sigma Companies | Accomplishments | Carolina Handling

    Six Sigma Supplier of the Year

    Carolina Handling was awarded the coveted Six Sigma Supplier of the Year Award by one of our largest customers in the hand tool manufacturing and distribution industry.

    Each year, this award is presented to the company that achieves the established metrics in quality and service which correlates to the Six Sigma quality philosophy.

  • Photo by John Spink | jspink@ajc.com | Creative Commons License

    1996 Olympic Games Equipment Supplier

    Carolina Handling was selected as the exclusive material handling equipment supplier for the Centennial Olympic Games held in Atlanta, Georgia during the Summer of 1996.

    This 100th Anniversary was a milestone for the Olympic Games, and being selected as the official supplier was a monumental accomplishment for Carolina Handling.