June 29, 2009:
Samson Products Invests in Local Business Development.
June 2009: CrateXpress Founder Becomes LEED Accredited Professional
David L. King, AIA, CFM now adds LEED AP
to his credentials. " Becoming a LEED AP is fundamental to
providing Best In Class services to our clientele. By
understanding the LEED certification process we are better suited to
bringing value to the process and assisting the client with achieving
LEED points on their projects. This milestone reinforces our
social and environmental commitment to being a truly sustainable leader
in the industry."
Tuesday, November 04, 2008: Tyga Box Systems, Inc. Receives 2008 New York Award.
Box Systems, Inc. has been selected for the 2008 New York Award in
the Moving Supplies & Equipment
category by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA). The USLBA
"Best of Local Business" Award Program
recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each
year, the USLBA identifies companies
we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their
local community and business category.
are local companies that enhance the positive image of small
business through service to their
customers and community.
October 29, 2008: Samson Carts,
CrateXpress President: MIT Panel Speaker.More-->
October 15, 2008:Samson Carts® Introduces First GREEN Dolly!
Dolly Could Save 175,000 Trees and Reduce CO2 by 61,764 Tons per
September 30, 2008: Environmental Study of the Impact of Office and Home Moves Published
CrateXpress is the only commercial relocation equipment
rental company where you can get the Samson Cart. Samson Carts®, the patented
folding six-shelf library/file cart once again leads the
material handling industry by becoming the first and only
certified sustainable (green) product. Samson Carts
was designed to be a sustainable product to replace the
plywood and painted metal material handling carts found in
many industries such as moving, libraries and material
Samson Carts’ award comes after an eight-month study of its
sustainable design for the environment (DfE). MBDC
awards Cradle to Cradle Certification only after a rigorous
evaluation process that considers material safety and
reusability, water and energy consumption, pollution and
social equity. Press Release >>
In our continued
commitment to environmental concerns ICB, LLC - Samson Carts
recently joined the U.S. EPA Green Power
Partnership by purchasing Green-e certificates for the
energy we use. We purchase green power in amounts that
meet EPA’s requirements. We are very proud of this
milestone and the positive effects this will have on
developing renewable, sustainable energy. CrateXpress
is the only equipment rental company taking an active role
in reducing its carbon footprint.
Press Release >>
March, 2008: Samson Carts passes GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality testing,
the first Material Handling cart to be Greenguard Certified!
Samson Carts has passed the testing for low-emitting VOC, contributing to a healthier
environment for offices, schools, and healthcare facilities. Samson Carts is the world's first
material handling product to achieve this distinction. For more
July, 2007: Samson
Carts/CrateXpress was honored at the Annual Meeting of the Chicago
Chapter of IFMA with the Associate Company of the Year Award.
An Annual Award is
presented to an Associate Company that is nominated for recognition of
voluntary contributions to the Chicago Chapter of IFMA. These
contributions include sponsoring programs or educational offerings,
presenting innovative sessions on FM-related topics, sponsoring
educational research or scholarships, financial contributor, in kind
contributor, or Chapter sponsor.
Nominees are judged on the integrity of their participation and the
Nominee must represent the professional and ethical standards of IFMA
and the Chicago Chapter.