PeakLogix Inc., a material handling systems integrator, has been acquired by Alta Equipment Group Inc. (NYSE: ALTG), an industrial and construction equipment company based in Livonia, Michigan. Together, the companies will provide innovative, high technology products and service solutions to customers within the material handling industry.
Since 1984, Alta has operated as an equipment dealership and has developed a branch network that includes 43 total locations across Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, New England, New York, and Florida. The acquisition of PeakLogix allows Alta to establish itself as an integrator within the material handling industry while it provides the resources for PeakLogix to expand its geographic footprint beyond the Mid-Atlantic region.
Ryan Greenawalt, Chief Executive Officer of Alta, said, “The PeakLogix acquisition is a great strategic fit for Alta. The transaction is consistent with our strategy to grow our materials handling business and increase profitability through accretive acquisitions. PeakLogix will provide innovative, high technology products and service solutions across our materials handling business. We are excited to expand our scope and expertise in the fast-growing warehousing and logistics sector and to help these customers drive efficiency and productivity.”
Since 1989, PeakLogix has been recognized for designing custom solutions using the latest equipment and technology advancements that bring process improvement and automation to a variety of clients. PeakLogix has managed thousands of material handling projects; introduced patented products for the healthcare and government markets; and driven efficiency, productivity, and throughput gains for all of its distribution and manufacturing clients.
“We are pleased to be a part of Alta Equipment Group,” stated Robert Giberson, President of PeakLogix, before adding, “This acquisition aligns with our long-term commitment to our clients, partners, and the industry to bring innovative and creative solutions to market. Being part of the Alta Equipment Group organization will allow us to expand more rapidly and effectively, while we continue to focus on our areas of expertise in achieving efficiencies across the industry.”
The acquisition closed on June 15, 2020.
PeakLogix is a material handling systems integrator that provides complete material management solutions, from initial needs analysis to design, installation, training, and support. Since 1989, PeakLogix has helped thousands of manufacturing facilities, distribution centers, and warehousing operations become more profitable through innovative solutions that employ the intelligent application of material handling equipment and technology, integrate and modernize processes, and optimize operational efficiency. More information can be found at www.www.peaklogix.com.
About Alta Equipment Group Inc.
Alta owns and operates one of the largest integrated equipment dealership platforms in the U.S. Through its branch network, the Company sells, rents, and provides parts and service support for several categories of specialized equipment, including lift trucks and aerial work platforms, cranes, earthmoving equipment and other industrial and construction equipment. Alta has operated as an equipment dealership for 35 years and has developed a branch network that includes 43 total locations across Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, New England, New York and Florida. Alta offers its customers a one-stop-shop for most of their equipment needs by providing sales, parts, service, and rental functions under one roof. More information can be found at www.altaequipment.com.