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Illinois Material Handling Acquires Fleet Lift Truck Service

Brookfield, WI – Otto J. Wolter, CEO of Wolter announced that Illinois Material Handling, a division of the company, has acquired Fleet Lift Truck Service of Machesney Park, IL.

Founded in 2002, Fleet Lift Truck Service provides material handling Sales, Service, Parts and Rentals and has a well-established reputation for superior customer service throughout Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin.

“As our sixth acquisition in the last five years, Fleet Lift Truck Service meets our ongoing objective to strengthen our service network allowing us to provide faster response times with the highest level of customer service.” said Jerry Weidmann, President of Wolter Group LLC.

Fleet Lift Truck Service and its staff of eleven, including owners Rob Boeke, Ray Boeke and Jeff Martin will join forces with Illinois Material Handling as a fellow member of Wolter Group LLC, helping to expand the Illinois Market.

Wolter Group LLC consists of multiple subsidiaries, including Wisconsin Lift Truck Corp., Illinois Material Handling, Wolter Power Systems, and Fleet Services. Through its subsidiaries, Wolter Group LLC provides parts, rentals, service, training and new & used sales of lift trucks, aerials, industrial engines & generators, automated material handling solutions, as well as fleet management services. The Wolter Group has a highly trained staff of over 350 employees with an average tenure of 16 years of service… delivering superior service to over 10,000 customers throughout Illinois, Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.