SUMMERVILLE, SC – KION North America is pleased to announce that dealer partner, Carson Material Handling (, has added two locations to better serve its customers in Charlotte and Morrisville (Raleigh-Durham area) in North Carolina. Carson Material Handling is authorized to sell both the Linde Material Handling and Baoli brands at all its locations.

“We are extremely proud to partner with dealers who not only sell and support our brands but also offer exceptional customer service,” said Rick Schiel, director of dealer development. “Carson Material Handling is a family-owned business that takes pride in being a leader in service to its customers. By adding these two additional locations in Charlotte and Morrisville, Carson Material Handling will be able to bring the outstanding customer experience they are known for to these new areas while representing the Linde Material Handling and Baoli brands.”

Since 2004, Carson Material Handling has offered dependable equipment and service throughout North Carolina, including North-Western South Carolina. That consistent reliability, exceptional customer service, and industry expertise have earned Carson Material Handling the reputation as a trusted source for material handling service and solutions.

“We at Carson recognize the Raleigh-Durham and Charlotte markets are two very important markets within our territory,” said Duane Wilson, dealer principal / chief executive officer. “With our growing service and sales footprint, we are excited to be able to offer a full product line and the same quality service to our expanding customer base.”

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KION North America Corporation

Headquartered in Summerville, S.C., KION North America Corporation,, is a member of the KION Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of industrial trucks. Their brand companies, Linde and Baoli, serve the specific industrial truck requirements of the US, Canadian and Mexican markets with a broad and complementary product portfolio. KION North America produces material handling equipment known for its innovative technologies, reduced energy consumption, and low operating costs. KION North America also works closely with its sister company, Dematic, a global leader in automated material handling that provides a broad range of intelligent supply chain and automation solutions.


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