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Adaptec Solutions, LLC.

Adaptec Solutions is a full-service company for material handling and automation applications, serving customers across a broad spectrum of manufacturing and warehousing/distribution industries. Adaptec’s full-service capability starts with the design/build phase, partnering with our customers to develop and manufacture unique solutions that meet their specific needs. Adaptec’s team of technicians and engineers install and commission the equipment at the customer’s location as their network of skilled field service technicians provide equipment maintenance and upgrade services through the life of the equipment. With over 250 employees, Adaptec provides superior service and support for virtually any automation, robotic, or material handling system.


Company History Although the name is new, Adaptec Solutions has a rich history that dates back to the first automated palletizer manufactured by Lambert Material Handling in 1948. Bob Manion, currently Executive Vice President of Business Development at Adaptec, purchased Lambert Material Handling in 2007. Manion went on to purchase Aloi Materials Handling with fellow RIT graduate, Jeff Gambrill, in 2008. Following two small acquisitions in 2009, Manion and Gambrill decided to merge Aloi and Lambert into a single company. Aloi partnered with Wincove Private Holdings in 2016, and in 2018, appointed president and CEO, Andrew Creathorn. Aloi completed its first significant acquisition of Automated Cells & Equipment (ACE) in 2019.

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