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Dearborn Mid-West Co. Acquires Material Handling Systems Integrator W/H Systems.

M2 EQUITYBITES-December 2, 2015-Dearborn Mid-West Co. Acquires Material Handling Systems Integrator W/H Systems


2 December 2015 - US-based material handling systems integrator W/H Systems, Inc. has been acquired by Dearborn Mid-West Co, W/H said.

W/H will be integrated into Dearborn Mid-West's Material Handling Systems Division and will collectively be rebranded DMW/H.

The combined organisations will continue to deliver the design, integration, installation and support of material handling systems with focus on the wine and spirits, e-commerce, retail, industrial, and food/beverage industries.

Joe Colletti, the new president of DMW/H, brings 30 years of experience in executive management, sales, engineering, manufacturing, service and business development.

Previously he was president of the Material Handling Systems Division of Dearborn Mid-West Co., helping to position the organization as a top 20 systems supplier by Modern Materials Handling magazine.

Ken Knapp will remain as COO of the new corporation, responsible for developing vertical services to customers.

He has filled positions from field administrator to vice president of operations, which encompassed internal coordination of a 100+ person team and sensitive external negotiations with high-level executives in the retail distribution market.

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