2017 marked Parker Hannifin's Centennial year in business. It
all started back in March of 1917, in a machine shop which built
pneumatic brake systems for trucks, trains, buses and...
On January 9, 2018
For Parker, product and service innovations have been and will
continue to be the centerpiece of its success. Today, Parker has
55,000 team members around the world who develop and contribute
On December 19, 2017
Each summer, Parker engineering and business development experts
from around the world gather at the company’s headquarters in
Cleveland, Ohio to showcase their group’s portfolio of innovative
On December 16, 2017
Can a company exude strength without the typical signs frequently
associated with it? In a competitive global market where being loud
and abrupt is often paralleled with power, Parker has shown...
On December 12, 2017
Parker Italy recently held its “Talents” meeting bringing together
a group of team members who have shown great promise from across
the country’s locations for the third edition of “We Are Talent,”...
On November 14, 2017
Parker began acquiring companies in the 1950s, with the objective
of expanding its manufacturing and geographic foot print. As a key
part of the company's strategy following World War II,...
On November 9, 2017
In March 1917, people in Cleveland, Ohio were applauding all things
American. The city's baseball team was a top contender among the
major leagues, and the United States was preparing for its role...
On November 7, 2017
It has been over 50 years since Parker Hannifin Corporation entered
the Latin American market. What began in 1963 with a sole
distributor in Peru dispensing hose and fittings would grow to
On September 28, 2017
At a company that spans 50 countries and a full portfolio of
diverse motion and control technologies, team members of all
disciplines are needed to deliver on the promise to solve the
On September 26, 2017
Being in direct contact with customers had become David's ambition
as he gained experience in technical areas. But then the
question arose as to how to make that career change without putting
On September 21, 2017
On Sunday, September 10, 2017, Hurricane Irma made landfall as a
category four hurricane in the Florida Keys and later made landfall
again as a category three hurricane in the Marco Island and...
On September 14, 2017
To celebrate Parker’s centennial anniversary, employees of Parker
Etoy united and laced up their sneakers to raise funds for a local
charity, The Lavigny Institution. Since 1906, The...
On September 12, 2017
On Friday August 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey made landfall as a
category four hurricane in southeast Texas, United States,
triggering significant damage and catastrophic flooding. The
flooding is being...
On August 30, 2017
The year was 1940. As Art Parker celebrated the Parker Appliance
Company’s 23rd year and its robust support of the war effort
through production of specialized couplings and valves, the United
On August 15, 2017
Today's customer has high expectations. The power of technology and
the wide offerings available to consumers each day set a precedent
for not only the best products – but those that can anticipate...
On July 17, 2017
Passion, focus, and the entrepreneurial mindset are key features in
Parker's desire to create value for our customers through
innovative products and system solutions. "I do not think there is
On June 8, 2017
The choice between taking a job at an American multinational
corporation with an iconic product, or a position with an equally
impressive company who has quietly led the world in motion and
On June 7, 2017
Founder Art Parker's passion for engineering and invention has
remained true for 100 years through Parker's commitment to
efficient, effective technology for the good of its customers. This
On May 18, 2017
Like many companies, Parker is focused on attracting and developing
talented individuals who contribute value to the company over time.
What's different about Parker is the landscape of...
On May 8, 2017
The statistics are telling: the average lifespan of leading U.S.
companies on the S&P 500 Index has decreased by more than 50
years in the last century, from an average of 67 years in the
On April 18, 2017