Topper Industrial CEO Ed Brown Holds Numerous Patents Including Ergo-Tilt-Veyor

Ed Brown, founder of Topper Industrial, a leading manufacturer of various material handling equipment in Sturtevant, Wisconsin. Brown is the company CEO and also oversees Sales and Research & Development. The company proves highly innovative in finding solutions to the needs of an ever changing industrial work environment.

Brown is an inventor of many industrial cart and conveyors solutions. He holds several patents through his years running Topper Industrial. Most of the patents relate to ergonomics and safety primarily in the material handling sector. One of the patents Brown holds is U.S. 6,390,278 B1, called the Ergo-Tilt-Veyor. The Ergo-Tilt-Veyor mechanically transfers content on an over and under conveyor system without use of power. Using gravity and hydraulic speed controllers, the Ergo-Tilt-Veyor mechanically controls tilt speed of transfer.

Topper Industrial at MODEX 2016

Topper Industrial is exhibiting at MODEX 2016, the largest expo for the manufacturing and supply chain industries from April 4-7, 2016 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Attendees visiting Topper Industrial at booth #647, will learn about fork truck free material handling equipment. 

View the one-minute MODEX 2016 video about Topper Industrial titled, “At the Intersection of Material Handling,” go to:

About Topper Industrial

For more than twenty years, Topper Industrial, ( based just outside of Milwaukee, WI, has been a leader in the material handling equipment industry. The company’s product roster features industrial carts, conveyors, lifts, lifts & tilts, shipping racks, containers, casters, and cart components. Topper products keep material moving from the dock to the cart to the assembly line.

From mother-daughter carts to quad steer carts to tilt carts and rotate carts, Topper’s material handling solutions make delivering material line side more effective through more efficient practices. Topper Industrial has a team of experienced professional experts able to assess and provide the right product for all material handling equipment requirements.

While working with so many major manufacturers across North America, the team understands the importance of ergonomics and safety making it the top priority when designing custom solutions for clients. Because Topper Industrial understands the importance of safety, the company supports a fork truck free approach.

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Topper Industrial is a proud member of MHI. The Topper Industrial client roster includes Anderson Windows, Detroit Diesel, Honda, Kia Motors, Ford, Chrysler, Aramark, Johnson Controls, Whirlpool, and Caterpillar.

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Company Name: Topper Industrial
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Phone: 262-886-6931
Address:1729 NE Frontage Road
City: Sturtevant
State: Wisconsin
Country: United States