The Vertical Positioning Group (VPG) business unit consists of two leading companies involved in the design, manufacture and distribution of vertical lifting and positioning equipment for a wide range of manufacturing, assembly, distribution and retail applications.

Established in 1935 in Sweden, Marco is the European market leader in fully customized lift tables. Continuing the work of its founder, Sven Marcusson, Marco delivers innovative, problem solving solutions that improve safety and efficiency over a broad range of applications. The company also manages and trains a distributor network which ensures that any new product development is in line with the market's needs.

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Hymo was founded in 1956. Since the beginning, its focus has been on high-volume production of lift tables, based on a standardized concept. Its customers are primarily manufacturing companies, for whom uptime of the production line is key. To address their needs, Hymo specialises in offering robustly-designed lift tables for high-intensity use in a wide range of manufacturing operations.

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2016 VPG was acquired by the Southworth International Group Incorporated (SIGI). The group is the world's largest manufacturer of ergonomic materials handling equipment for vertical lifting and work positioning, designed to improve worker productivity while reducing the potential for worker injuries.

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