Lift Trucks

Comprehensive lift trucks resource. Includes news and product reviews regarding forklifts and their safe and efficient use within warehouses and distribution centers.

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All Lift Trucks News
By Josh Bond · September 5, 2017
As batteries are shuffled around a fleet, any hope of tracking them—or their abusers—is lost. Or, is it?
By Bridget McCrea · August 24, 2017
Embracing the data-driven culture in today’s DCs and warehouses could pay off for your facility—large or small.
By MMH Staff · August 22, 2017
Even in a busy warehouse or distribution center, reinforcing safety measures should never take a back seat.
By MMH Staff · August 22, 2017
Declining lithiun-ion battery prices and increasing focus on AGVs identified as key trends in global industrial battery market.
SPECIAL REPORT
By MMH Staff · August 21, 2017
If you are planning to buy or lease a lift truck in the near future, you’re not alone. 2017 Lift Truck Acquisition & Usage Study
By MMH Staff · August 11, 2017
In the slightly modified category "Integrated Warehouse Solution," the focus is not on the vehicles but on planning and implementation expertise.
By MMH Staff · August 10, 2017
Enhanced partnership to provide TMW users with improved management and visibility to external service events.
By Josh Bond · August 7, 2017
For all the advances in lift truck technology and fleet management, operators will always be the heart and soul of a fleet. As manufacturers and equipment purchasers place more value on that piece, the role of the operator extends from design to daily use.
By Gary Forger · August 7, 2017
According to our readers, there’s some strong buying expected in lift trucks this year. In fact, 42% of the lift trucks being purchased are for expanding fleets while 58% are replacement trucks.
SPECIAL REPORT
By Josh Bond · August 4, 2017
The top lift truck suppliers list is changing with industry acquisitions causing a dramatic departure from the norm.
By MMH Staff · August 4, 2017
Modern Materials Handling's staff sat down with Brett Wood to discuss the Lift Truck industry.
By Michael Levans · August 4, 2017
If there’s one piece of equipment that deserves the majority of our attention for a given month it would have to be the lift truck—what we traditionally call the backbone, the workhorse, the most fundamental piece of equipment to be found in any materials handling operation.
By Josh Bond · August 4, 2017
Time, money and an ongoing commitment ensure an effective training program, and anything less can jeopardize productivity, profits and safety.
By Josh Bond · August 3, 2017
A new single-supplier fleet has helped optimize operating costs, productivity, storage and safety.
By MMH Staff · August 1, 2017
Walmart to expand use of hydrogen fuel cells in its distribution center material handling fleet by $80 million.

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