Sakichi Toyoda was the original founder of the Toyota Industries Corporation or TICO in the year 1926. TICO has expanded the scope of its business domains since the companies inception to promote diversification, like material handling equipment, logistics solutions, textile equipment and machinery, electronics, car air-conditioning compressors, automobiles, engines and vehicles.
About Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A. Inc.
The TMHU has since 2002, been the supplier for North America's top selling forklift. Along with the wide range of high-quality lift trucks marketed under the Toyota brand name, the business has extended their industrial machinery solutions to comprise Automated Guided Vehicles and tow tractors. TMHU is celebrating its 45th year in industry within North America.
The hallmark of the Toyota Production System, practiced at all Toyota manufacturing facilities like TIEM is excellence. In 2011, TIEM was named a North American Best Plant by Industry Weekly magazine. TIEM is a member of the National Safety Council and complies with the ISO 14001 standard set by the International Organization for Standardization. Ever since it opened during 1990, TIEM has produced over 400,000 Toyota forklifts.
Toyota has been known globally for its expert customer service. Throughout Michigan and the United States, this great commitment has been extended. There are over 70 authorized Toyota Industrial Equipment dealers and all over North America there are more than 220 dealership locations. Toyota dealers are extremely trained and could provide complete customer service and support. They offer one-stop shopping for both brand new and used forklifts, fleet servicing, rentals, service and parts and financing.
The company of Toyota has been devoted to providing excellent quality care. They could deliver on short notice any replacement part to help lessen any possible downtime. Toyota dealers are happy to answer any questions or issues set forth by their customers and are also a great resource if you are thinking of becoming a potential customer and need to determine the best kind of machine for your particular needs. The dealerships offer a huge array of second-hand, new and refurbished equipment with a view to offer you the best choices. Renting machinery is a great way to try before buying. This way you could check the machine within the environment you would be using it in to see if it will be sufficient and right.
Toyota offers a host of information on their business website. Visit your local dealership to see the newest equipment, have any questions answered and experience first hand their product line.