Who We Are

With more than 6 decades of experience in making facilities more productive and cost effective, our solution specialists know how to maximize your throughput and storage space capacity.  They do this while minimizing safety hazards and energy consumption.

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Our History

In the first 6 years since returning from World War II, Robert Bacon and his new bride had five children and started Applied Handling, Inc. in 1952. The one-man manufacturer’s representative used a secretarial service on East Jefferson as his first base of operations.

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Latest Blog Posts

July 11, 2017

Are your warehouse doors costing you money?

Are your warehouse doors costing your company money? Whether you are a small warehouse with 1 or 2 shipping docks, or a large manufacturer with multiple door openings, Applied Handling offers an extensive line of... read more

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June 12, 2017

Traveling Road Show Focuses on Loading Dock Safety

Anyone looking at our website should be able to tell that we’re in the loading dock and door business. So, you might ask, what’s with the circus tent?  Applied Handling and Rite-Hite were recently invited to... read more

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May 26, 2017

Pedestrian Safety at the Warehouse – Safe-T-Signal

  Warehouses and manufacturing plants are hazard zones for pedestrian and forklift traffic. According to OSHA.gov, and the US Department of Labor, it is the Employers responsibility to provide a workplace free from... read more

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