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Randall Ramps & Testa Produce: Take a Ride on the Wild Side

Posted on: March 3rd, 2014 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

  Family-owned Testa Produce is embracing green technology in its new 91,000-square-foot facility.  The new plant is equipped with 180 photovoltaic solar panels (for electricity) and the first 238-foot free-standing wind turbine in Chicago.  It doesn’t stop there – the entire plant, including refrigerated and frozen areas, has energy-efficient LED lighting. These and many more […]

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Foodservice Delivery Drivers: Tell Jack Frost(bite) to Take a Hike

Posted on: February 11th, 2014 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

With one of the coldest winters on record, cold weather can cause serious injury.  Frostbite and hypothermia are cold-related emergencies that may quickly become life or limb threatening.  Know the signs and symptoms to avoid severe injury. FROSTBITE – is the freezing of a body part such as fingers, toes, the nose or ear. SYMPTOMS:  […]

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Writers On The Road: Michael Galati

Posted on: January 16th, 2014 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

Think Customer, Then Decide – words from a valued customer. On a recent trip to California, Chuck Carey and I embarked on a week- long trip up and down the Central  Valley talking bulkheads, center divide systems, rear and side door curtains and access products.  As a new territory manager, I was amazed at how […]

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Randall Access Unveils the Randall Elevated Platform Concept

Posted on: December 13th, 2013 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

Randall Access’ latest concept, the Randall Elevated Platform, was unveiled at the International Food Distributors Association (IFDA) 2013 Distribution Conference.  With its emphasis on driver safety and efficiency, the platform showcases the future design and engineering direction of side-door access products. Measuring 48”x 52” and constructed of 6061-T6 aluminum, the platform elevates to the trailer […]

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WRITERS ON THE ROAD – KYLE ALLEN

Posted on: December 6th, 2013 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

“Be Prepared” Not only is it the motto of the Boy Scouts of America, in the food transportation business it’s the difference between success and failure…. Leaving a warm, balmy Chicago for Winnipeg, Manitoba in mid-November had me in full “be prepared” mode – winter coat, hat, gloves, and the right footwear for trudging thru […]

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Randall Manufacturing Unveils New Logo For Its Access Products Division

Posted on: November 12th, 2013 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

    Randall Manufacturing has unveiled a new name and corporate logo for its Access products division.  The previous name and logo, Randall Ramps, was created in 2011 when the company introduced its straight and folding walkramps for the foodservice delivery market. “Our new name and logo, Randall Access, better reflects our brand today in […]

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The Long and the Short of Randall Lift Assists

Posted on: November 6th, 2013 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

10-15 stops a day  x  5 days a week  x  12 months of the year — that’s a back-breaking pace and a day in the life of a foodservice delivery driver.  They’re in the field fighting the ground war with speed, safety, and efficiency.  They can’t afford to have equipment that does not rise to […]

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Power to the (Randall Walkramp) Panel

Posted on: October 23rd, 2013 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

In the foodservice delivery world, nobody said the job would be easy but having the highest quality equipment is a necessity for success. Randall Straight and Folding Walkramps are part engineering, part attitude, and all business. Randall’s Walkramp construction is a nod to safety, toughness, and a triple shot of confidence. (1) Let’s talk materials: […]

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Michael Galati Randall Manufacturing Salesman Pacific Northwest Canada

The Bench Just Keeps Getting Stronger – Welcome Michael!

Posted on: October 7th, 2013 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

Hero:            My dad Can’t live without:          Mom’s pasta on Sunday Favorite movies:           Godfather, Life is Beautiful, Shawshank Redemption, and ok, I cried (a little) at Lion King Sports fan:                  From Chicago, of course. Cubs, […]

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Randall Manufacturing Attending IFDA Distribution Solutions Conference 2013

Posted on: October 1st, 2013 by Jackie O'Reilly No Comments

The event is October 14-15 at the Marriott World Center in Orlando, Florida.  IFDA’s Distribution Solutions Conference (DSC) provides a meeting place for distributors to become inspired.  It is the one time of the year that leaders within foodservice distribution come together to learn, network, and find solutions to make their company’s stronger. Randall Manufacturing […]

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