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A review of the 7 forklift classifications. These days, forklift trucks are integral to material handling in manufacturing plants, distribution centers, and other operations. The first-ever lift trucks were developed in the early 1900s. In … [Read more...] about An Overview of Lift Truck Classification
The decision whether to purchase, lease or rent forklifts depends on the particulars of the application and company preferences. Forklifts are expensive. In fact, next to employees, they could be your largest expense. Your job is to look for ways … [Read more...] about FORKLIFTS – Lease Vs Buy: What is Best for Your Business?
Hyster Europe has done extensive analysis using data from telematics which offers insight into ways to reduce the cost per tonne moved. The overall conclusion is that productivity has a greater impact on Total Cost of Operation (TCO) compared to … [Read more...] about Achieve Operational Cost Savings With an Optimal Balance Between Productivity and Fuel Consumption
Demand for forklifts, other industrial trucks, and associated services exists in every state throughout the US. While data on units produced, sold, and imported is readily available, an analysis of the economic contribution that industrial truck … [Read more...] about Lifting America: The Economic Impact of Industrial Truck Manufacturers, Distributors and Dealers
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