Crown Equipment Corporation
Crown Equipment Corporation A privately held, family-owned U.S. company, Crown Equipment Corporation is the fourth largest manufacturer of powered industrial forklift trucks in the world. According to industry reports, Crown had $1.6 billion in worldwide sales revenue for fiscal year 2009. Crown has appeared at least ten times on Forbes' list of the largest private companies in the United States. In 2008, the company ranked 269th on that list.