Integrated Warehouse Solutions, based in Burleson, Texas, announced it had acquired Pioneer Dock Equipment, designer and manufacturer of loading dock equipment, including dock levelers, vehicle restraints, edge-of-docks, seals, and shelters, based in Spring Hill, Tenn. 

Terms of the deal were not disclosed in a September 26 news release by IWS. Pioneer Dock Equipment has clients throughout North America.

“We have worked with Pioneer in various ways over the years and couldn’t be more excited about welcoming them into the IWS family of brands,” said Ciaran Farrell, president and CEO of IWS. “Combining Pioneer with the IWS brand portfolio expands our ‘One Partner, Multiple Brands, Endless Solutions’ approach to the market, giving both new and existing customers a wider range of products and support to meet their material handling needs.”

Randy Kozak, Pioneer’s president, said he was bullish on the new partnership.

“I am excited that Pioneer is entering our next phase of growth with IWS, and I am exceptionally proud of the Pioneer team,” Kozak said. “We couldn’t have found a better partner to align our future growth with.”

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