Posted April 4, 2017

Mazzella merges with FHS Inc.

Deal expands material handling distributor's Southeast U.S. presence.

Mazzella Companies is pleased to announce it has merged with FHS Incorporated (Florida Handling Systems), the leading full-line material handling distributor in the Southeast U.S.

This merger will expand Mazzella Companies’ North American footprint and enhance its material handling expertise.

FHS Inc. is one of the largest single-source providers of crane service, overhead crane systems, hoists, conveyors, warehouse solutions, storage racking systems and fall restraint systems in the Southeast U.S. They are based in Bartow, Florida, with locations in Gonzales, Louisiana, Duluth, Georgia and Theodore, Alabama.

Their overhead crane, hoist, conveyor and warehouse systems are designed and engineered to meet specialized customer needs, and the company’s highly trained crane service technicians specialize in solving complex problems in emergency situations.

Moving forward, FHS Inc. will operate as FHS Inc., a Mazzella Company. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.

“FHS’ track record of facilitating material handling needs of all sizes and scopes across the Southeast U.S. is unrivaled,” says Tony Mazzella, Chief Executive Officer of Mazzella Companies.

“From concept and design to delivery, installation and aftermarket service support, customers benefit by having a single source they can rely on for all their warehousing, storage and product handling needs.

“FHS will add great depth to our company’s design, engineering and mechanical service offerings,” adds Mazzella. “We are poised to deliver unparalleled resources and expertise to customers throughout the Southeast U.S. to help them achieve all of their material handling objectives. We welcome President Todd Wall, Vice President Joe Di Cesare and the entire FHS team, and we look forward to Todd and Joe’s continued leadership for years to come.”

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