The Story of Sakichi Toyoda
Sakichi Toyoda, the founder of Toyota Industries Corporation, possessed a strong ambition to contribute to society from his days as a youth. He had devoted his 63-year-long life to invention.
Toyota Industries develops, manufactures, and markets industrial vehicles, such as lift trucks, and other materials handling equipment and systems related to transportation, storage, and sorting of goods. In order to help our customers overcome their logistics challenges, we offer optimized materials handling solutions based on our technological capabilities and materials handling know-how.
We provide materials handling products and service to our customers around the world through Toyota Material Handling Group (TMHG), under the brands of TOYOTA, RAYMOND and CESAB. Under the AICHI brand, we provide aerial work platforms.
Toyota Industries’ materials handling umbrella organization Toyota Material Handling Group (TMHG) is the world’s leading manufacturing group of lift trucks with a global reach. We provide financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance and innovative material handling solutions.
Toyota Industries’ materials handling umbrella organization Toyota Material Handling Group has two strong brands: TOYOTA and RAYMOND, offering optimal materials handling solutions to customers all over the world. We also have the CESAB brand, which is highly recognized in the Italian market.
Aerial work platforms are provided under the AICHI brand.
Leading the Way in Its Advanced Lift Trucks and Other Materials Handling Equipment
The TOYOTA brand’s lift trucks and other industrial vehicles, as well as its materials handling equipment and systems are highly trusted by our customers. In particular, our full lineup of both internal combustion and electric lift trucks ranging in capacity from 0.5 to over 40 tons have obtained top-class market share around the world thanks to their superior quality and functionality. In addition, our other industrial vehicles including skid steer loaders and tow tractors have also received high praise.
We also have an established reputation in the field of materials handling systems and equipment related to “conveyance,” “storage,” and “sorting.”
We will provide our customers with optimized materials handling solutions based on our wide range of advanced TOYOTA brand products and wealth of know-how and experience accumulated over many years of operation.
Global Provider of Electric Lift Trucks, Telematics, Lift Truck Training and End-to-End Warehouse Solutions
For more than 90 years Raymond has built a reputation based on top-notch quality and reliability, industry-leading innovation and exceptional customer service. Raymond designs and builds the best electric lift trucks in the industry-including reach trucks, pallet jacks, pallet stackers, sit-down and stand up lift trucks, order pickers and turret trucks. Raymond provides technologies, systems and solutions to optimize warehouse and distribution operations. Raymond and its network of Sales and Service Centers take pride in their commitment to helping customers run their operations more efficiently and cost effectively.
Aiming to Be the Number One Company for Aerial Work Platforms to the Only One of Its Kind
AICHI is the top brand in Japan's aerial work platform market and is a leading manufacturer of special purpose vehicles. Through the whole life cycle of AICHI products, from introduction and usage through to renewal, we do our best to ensure worksites are comfortable, efficient and cost effective, providing the maximum satisfaction to AICHI customers. We aim to go from being the number one company for aerial work platforms to the only one of its kind, forging a lifetime partnership with our clients, who can expect nothing less than the best from us.