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

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April 9, 2018

10 Reasons to Install HVLS Fans at the Warehouse

You know Applied Handling, Inc. as the Michigan Distributor of Rite-Hite Restraints and Levelers, but did you know that we also sell and install Rite-Hite HVLS Fans? High-Volume, Low-Speed fans provide air movement in your... read more

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March 1, 2018

5 Money Saving Door Solutions

5 Money Saving Door Solutions you can get by calling Applied Handling at 1-800-837-8020. Loading dock doors can really take a hit which means your wallet takes the hit too. Applied Handling offers several money saving... read more

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February 7, 2018

Top Reasons for Fire Door Non-Compliance

It is important to have your fire doors tested annually to avoid fire door non-compliance.  All horizontal or vertical sliding and rolling fire doors need to be inspected and tested annually to check for proper... read more

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