Harrington Hoists Inc. launched its brand-new website on Feb. 1. Designed to be very user-friendly, visitors can read about Harrington's history, mission, people, and dedication and commitment to its customers. The site has product features, benefits, specifications and dimensions, and many owners' manuals, parts breakdowns, technical documents and product catalogs available for download. The site also offers safety information and answers to frequently-asked questions. The company expects to add to the site's content over time.
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