Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America

By Josh Bond · January 1, 2015
Increased visibility into every lift truck’s costs is promoting accountability for operators, managers and service providers.
By Josh Bond · November 1, 2014
As the industry successfully harnesses the wealth of available fleet data, opportunities for improvement extend throughout the business.
By MMH Staff · September 9, 2014
Houston facility makes MCFA the only North American forklift manufacturer capable of producing all five classes in a single plant.
<p>But whether a new facility houses standard wide aisles with sit-down counterbalanced forklifts, narrow aisles with reach trucks, or VNA with turret trucks and order pickers, vertical space is always preferable to more square footage.</p> By Josh Bond · September 1, 2014
Taller and smarter narrow aisle lift trucks help operators navigate threats to productivity.
SPECIAL REPORT
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2014
Our list grows top heavy following another big merger, but after a year of relative calm, the market is heating up once again.
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2014
Once seen as a necessary evil, lift truck maintenance costs prove ripe for efficiencies that save money and boost productivity.
By Josh Bond · April 1, 2014
Optimizing a fleet is not an exact science. Although technology can help, it’s often the culture on the floor that makes or breaks a fleet management program.
SPECIAL REPORT
By Josh Bond · January 1, 2014
The structure of an equipment lease can have a significant impact on operations—and there are ways to ensure the impact is a positive one.
By Josh Bond · November 1, 2013
The lift truck is evolving into a platform for data collection, enabling managers to optimize the equipment, the operator and the facility.
By Josh Bond · November 1, 2013
Cold applications can be damaging to equipment, safety and productivity—but they don’t have to be.
By MMH Staff · September 5, 2013
New facility will support growing demand for lift trucks in South America.
SPECIAL REPORT
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2013
After making up for 2009 with two years of strong growth, global sales have tapered off, even as the top suppliers saw revenue increases in the double digits.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 1, 2013
With AS/RS, voice-directed picking and high-speed sortation, Wirtz Beverage Illinois takes the lead in wine and spirits distribution.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 1, 2013
Wirtz Beverage uses both cutting edge automation and conventional processes to move product through its new facility.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2013
With the economy warming, fleet owners are navigating a new array of customized financing options as their fleets return to normal use.

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