WASP’s Move to FAST Global Solutions Shows how Local Manufacturing Affects Lives Worldwide

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WASP Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of non-powered ground support equipment for the airline and air cargo industry and a leading manufacturer of conveyors for the parcel delivery industry, changed its name to FAST Global Solutions to better reflect the breadth of products and continued company growth to meet customer needs. The 36-year-old company acquired FAST Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of agricultural … Read More

WASP Changes Name to FAST Global Solutions to Reflect Significant Company Growth

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WASP Inc., is changing its name to FAST Global Solutions. WASP was founded in 1979 and grew to be the world’s largest manufacturer of non-powered ground support equipment for the airline and air cargo industry and a leading manufacturer of conveyors for the parcel delivery industry. In May, WASP acquired FAST Manufacturing, a major manufacturer of agricultural sprayers and liquid fertilizer … Read More

WASP Welcomes Two Sales Support Managers

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WASP Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of non-powered ground support equipment, announces that Laura Backhaus and Angie Betterman have joined the WASP team as sales support managers. Both manage customer accounts and ensure WASP’s customers around the globe receive fast, personal service throughout the entire ordering process, from design to delivery. WASP hired Laura Backhaus, of Glenwood, Minnesota, as a … Read More

WASP Merges with FAST Manufacturing, Increases Capacity by 50 Percent

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WASP Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of non-powered ground support equipment for the airline and air cargo industry and a leading manufacturer of conveyors for the parcel delivery industry, announces that it’s merging with FAST Manufacturing, Inc., a producer of high-quality sprayers and liquid fertilizer equipment for the agricultural industry. The partnership will diversify the companies for greater stability and … Read More