About Railex Conveyor Corp.

A leading manufacturer of garment and clothing conveyors, handling, and storage systems since 1954.

What does Railex do?

  • Railex stocks, manufactures, and designs systems to move and store garments on hangers (GOH). If your business involves the handling of clothing then Railex offers solutions to improve your work flow and storage. As a manufacturer we can customize our products to fit your particular needs. Railex has been in the clothing handling business since 1954 and has designed, manufactured and installed 1000’s of GOH products.
  • Railex offers full design assistance.   Start a conversation with Railex about what you want to do and we will deliver a CAD plan, bill of materials, and a proposal for your project. Our staff has a combined hundreds of years in this business.  Railex is familiar with a wide range of business in the GOH landscape including brick and mortar retail, industrial laundries, and e-commerce.
  • Railex manufactures and stocks everything we sell. This means we can ship quickly, the same or the next day in over half of the orders we process. Most large projects can be ready to ship in just a few weeks.

The Railex System 211 moves loaded garment trolleys up an incline.

The Railex System 3500 in action in a commercial uniform laundry.

Our Story

Railex Corp. is a leading manufacturer of garment conveyor systems based in Copiague, New York. Formed in 1954, the business was continuously owned and managed by the founding brothers until 2017. New ownership and management from Richard Sobel and Stephen Shybunko began in January of 2017, bringing their collective 50 years of experience in manufacturing, sales and product innovation. Railex designs and manufactures systems and equipment used primarily for garment handling including storage, retrieval and sorting, for use in commercial laundries, dry cleaning, distribution centers, department stores, garment manufacturers and coat checks.

Railex products include Trolley Systems suspended from overhead or floor supported systems. Manual or automatic switches provide movement from one rail to another. Inclined clothing conveyors provide movement between different levels. Ancillary items and accessories include various supports, switches, trolley carrier attachments including racks, baskets and flat carriers. Railex products also include Coat Checkroom racks used in restaurants, hotels, theaters, hospitals and catering facilities. Railex has developed an extensive line of rolling and stationary racks which can be used for storage or display.

Our Facility

Railex is located in Copiague, NY, with all manufacturing, sales and administration on-site. Close to New York City and Long Island Railroad transit hubs, minutes from JFK and Laguardia airports and 40 minutes from downtown Manhattan, Railex is easily accessible. Railex has installed systems in hotels, museums, libraries, hospitals, casinos, federal, state and county correctional facilities, commercial buildings, municipal buildings, military bases and industrial laundries.

Customers include Aramark, Cintas, Disney, Bloomingdale’s, Dillards, Caesar’s Palace, Hilton Hotels, The Museum of Natural History. Railex has a fully equipped machining and assembly operation, including conventional and automated milling and turning, steel fabrication and forming, welding, assembly and electrical wiring.

Made With Pride in the USA

Copiague, NY



15 Ralph Ave
Copiague, NY 11726


(718) 845-5454


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