SOURCE: Hannibal Industries, Inc.

Hannibal Industries, Inc.

April 10, 2012 12:01 ET

Hannibal Industries Completes Pallet Shuttle Installation at Lion Distribution Center

Pallet Shuttle by Autosat® to Increase Lion's Warehouse Storage Capacity and Reduce Costs

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 10, 2012) - Hannibal Industries, Inc., a leading storage system manufacturer and provider, and Lion, a leading beverage and food company, announced the completion of the Pallet Shuttle™ by Autosat® installation at the Lion Chelsea Heights distribution center today. The Pallet Shuttle™ system by Autosat® from Hannibal Industries will increase the capacity and productivity of Lion's current warehouse facility with a remote controlled semi-automated storage retrieval system while reducing costs.

"Lion's distribution centers move a high volume of food and beverage products in Australia and New Zealand, and Hannibal Industries was proud to provide the Pallet Shuttle by Autosat® to meet the needs of Lion's growing business by increasing capacity in its current warehouse space," said Steve Rogers, vice president of sales for Hannibal Industries.

Lion has a portfolio of market-leading, household-name brands in beer, spirits, wine, milk, fresh dairy foods, juice, cheese and soy beverages. The Pallet Shuttle™ by Autosat® is a great solution for Lion's food and beverage dock offering Last In, First Out (LIFO), and unlimited storage depth. Pallet Shuttle™ by Autosat® provides maximum control, precise positioning and smooth transitioning to increase throughput and reduce product and pallet damage.

Additional information and a video demonstrating Pallet Shuttle™ by Autosat® are available here: http://hannibalrack.com/palletshuttle.html.

Connect with Hannibal Industries on Twitter @HannibalRack, the HannibalRack YouTube channel and on LinkedIn.

For additional information on these products and Hannibal Industries' complete storage solutions offering visit www.hannibalrack.com.

About Hannibal Industries, Inc.:
Hannibal Industries, Inc., headquartered in the Los Angeles metro area, is a tube and storage system manufacturer with a diverse product line that enables the company to provide turnkey storage systems to the most massive operations in the world. This employee-owned company is the largest U.S. manufacturer of steel pallet rack west of the Mississippi River.

The company's industry leading product offering includes Structural Pallet Rack, Roll-Formed Selective Pallet Rack, Hybrid Systems, Cantilever Systems, Pushback Systems, Pallet Shuttle™ Systems by Autosat®, GlideRack, Pallet Flow Systems, Case Flow Systems and Drive-In Systems. Engineering and design services offered by the company include: system design; seismic engineering; permit administration; in-house installation and custom fabrication. A true innovator, Hannibal Industries was awarded a patent in 2006 for a pallet rack system adjustable safety restraint, and currently has a patent pending for its TubeRack. For additional information, visit www.hannibalrack.com.

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