Jonesboro, AR -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/19/2016 -- Hytrol Conveyor Co., Inc. is on target for 2016 as its best sales year in history. As the company continues to grow to keep up with demand, they have now reached over 1000 employees. Hytrol has an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) for all employees. Hytrol offers employees several retirement benefits including its 100% company funded defined benefit pension, its 100% company funded ESOP, as well as the opportunity to participate in a 401(k).
David Peacock, Hytrol president, said that the success is a result of many aspects coming together at once. "It is gratifying to see the impact of an improved economy, great relationships with integration partners, and customers who experience growth and upgrades in distribution centers, warehouses, and manufacturing plant floors," he said.
Earlier this year, the company expanded to a $12 million 62,000 square foot plant. The expansion required additional permanent positions as well.
Hytrol (http://www.hytrol.com) designs and manufactures advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions for customers with processing, manufacturing, warehousing, and distribution needs. For almost 70 years, Hytrol has demonstrated an unwavering dedication to understanding the unique material handling needs of businesses. Hytrol is focused on creating innovative, customized conveyor solutions that help companies achieve their goals.
Hytrol's Technology Center is the birthplace for many industry-changing innovations, such as EZLogic® zero-pressure accumulation and E24™, an energy efficient, 24-volt solution and an extensive line of advanced sortation offerings, ProSort 400 Elite series high speed shoe sorter, as well as the ProSort MRT series narrow belt sorter.
Hytrol is experiencing consistent growth; 2016 will be the company's best year ever and significant plant expansion continues. Hytrol is strengthened by its Integration Partner Network with 100+ locations worldwide. Hytrol is a proud member of RILA (Retail Industry Leaders Association) MHI, CEMA (Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association), along with IABSC (International Association of Baggage System).
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