Storage Systems Midwest acquires Babush Material Handling Systems

Special to The Freeman

July 23, 2014

WAUKESHA — Storage Systems Midwest Inc., a provider of material storage solutions for commercial and industrial companies, has acquired Sussex-based Babush Material Handling Systems Inc.

The acquisition expands Waukesha-based Storage Systems Midwest’s design capabilities, according to a statement. In addition, it increases its product offerings, including material handling systems and conveying equipment, robotic palletizers, stretch-wrapping machines, and automated storage and retrieval systems, the statement said.

“The world of logistics and the challenges our customers face change rapidly, especially for those who operate on a global scale,” said R.J. Safranek, president of Storage Systems Midwest. “This product acquisition exemplifies how Storage Systems Midwest constantly evolves to match the needs of our customers – as well as our commitment to helping them increase the value of their space and move materials as efficiently as possible.”