SC247    Topics    Warehouse|DC    Lift Trucks

Lift Trucks

Lift Trucks Top Stories

Sustainable Benefits of Maintenance-Free Power
In this podcast, Michael Levans, Group Editorial Director for Peerless Media’s Supply Chain Group, is joined by Mark Walker, Vice President of EnerSys Sales, North America, in discussion on the many benefits Maintenance-Free Power—including Thin Plate Pure Lead (TPPL) and Lithium-ion (Li-ion)—can…
Wireless Charging for the Materials Handling Industry?
In this special podcast, Resonant Link CTO Aaron Stein discusses why the lift truck industry is ripe for an energy transformation.
Electric Trucks are Poised to Tackle the Pressures of E-commerce
Electric lift trucks are evolving to deal with pressures wrought by e-commerce, including labor shortages and higher handling volumes, through high- and low-tech means.
Benefits of the EnerSys EnSite Experience
In this podcast, Michael Levans, Group Editorial Director of Peerless Media's Supply Chain Group is joined by Chris Wayment, Field Sales Enablement Manager and NexSys Specialist at Enersys.

Lift Trucks Resources

Bastian Solutions CB18 AGF: Smart, Efficient Manufacturing and Distribution Material Handling – no Operators Needed
Say goodbye to inefficient manual operations with the Bastian Solutions CB18 AGF – the future of safe, fast and...
New Technology Can Give Lift Truck Operators a Hand
Operator Assist Technology (OAS) helps warehouses keep pace with demand and help labor resources.

Lift Trucks News

NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG) Launches Two New Global Web Sites
Culminating an in-depth project to consolidate multiple websites for their market-leading Hyster and Yale brands into two internationalized sites, NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG) has launched two new websites, and, on the Ektron web content management platform.

How Steelcase consolidated a number of facilities to streamline operations and increase efficiencies
As Steelcase, a leading global office furniture manufacturer based in Grand Rapids, Mich., completed integration of several strategic acquisitions within a four-year period, the company found itself with a number of new manufacturing and distribution centers. After a thorough analysis of the new network, Steelcase consolidated a number of its U.S. facilities to streamline operations, increase efficiencies and reduce costs.

Crown Equipment’s InfoLink system streamlines Steelcase’s multi-site fork lift fleet
Steelcase, a leading global office furniture manufacturer based in Grand Rapids, Mich., found itself with a number of new manufacturing and distribution centers after a series of acquisitions over a four-year period. Carlson chose to deploy Crown Equipment’s InfoLink system to understand what was really going on with his forklift fleets.

Raymond Handling Concepts halves Darigold lift truck fleet maintenance costs in 60 days
Seattle-based Darigold has been producing fresh dairy products for customers around the globe since 1918. Darigold recently recognized the need to maintain uptime, improve tracking capabilities, and reduce maintenance costs of its lift truck fleet. Darigold’s largest facilities cut its lift truck maintenance costs in half in less than 60 days.

Crown Equipment RM 6000 Series Reach Truck Wins GOOD DESIGN™ Award
Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest forklift manufacturers, announced today that its Crown RM 6000 Series reach truck earned the prestigious GOOD DESIGN™ Award from The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies.

Sky-Trax Forklift Tracking
TotalTrax’s suite of Sky-Trax Solutions features patented technology that allows vehicles to be tracked in real time with accuracy to the square inch. Offering a variety of solutions to best fit your needs, TotalTrax addresses the challenges faced by warehouse managers and upper-level management in the Materials Handling, Logistics and Supply Chain Industry.

Featured Companies

OneTrack is a Computer Vision platform that connects the physical to the digital world. Our products enable any warehouse to accomplish more work with the same workforce, making it safer, faster, and more competitive.
Curtis Instruments
We are a global company and we have earned a reputation as a world leader in our product categories since 1960. Our products are installed in all types of vehicles. Today, Curtis provides a wide range of instrumentation, controls, and integrated…
Advance Lifts
Advance lifts has been building scissors lifts since 1974. Our modern 120,000 Sq. Ft plant located in St. Charles, IL houses state of the art equipment and is manned by a well-trained group of employees who are dedicated to providing our customers…
Committed to continually improving, enhancing and releasing new intelligent energy management products for the material handling market, PosiCharge fast chargers set the standard for rapid charge systems. AeroVironment, PosiCharge’s parent company, has developed breakthrough power electronics and battery management…
Locatible provides the next generation indoor and outdoor location services. We have wide experience in indoor location with analytics in healthcare industry. Now, working closely with our customers we have developed a turn-key indoor location system for logistics with 5cm…
Hyster Company is a leading world-wide lift truck designer and manufacturer. Hyster Company offers 130 lift truck models configured for gasoline, LPG, diesel and electric power, with one of the widest capacity ranges in the industry - from 2,000 to 105,000 lbs.
KION Group
The KION Group sells forklift trucks, warehouse technology and associated services from its seven brand companies around the world. It is the European market leader, number two in the world and a leading international supplier in China. The Linde and…
Industrial Truck Association
For more than 60 years, the Industrial Truck Association (ITA) has been the leading organization of industrial truck manufacturers and suppliers of component parts and accessories that conduct business in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Members gain access to exclusive…
LeaseAccelerator is the industry’s first software application developed specifically for Enterprise Lease Accounting.  Fortune 500 companies lease much of the real estate and equipment they use to run their business.  Real estate leases might be for factories, warehouses,…
OSHA is part of the United States Department of Labor. The administrator for OSHA is the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health. OSHA’s administrator answers to the Secretary of Labor, who is a member of the…
All Lift Trucks Companies
All Companies

Featured Downloads

Becoming a Shipper of Choice
Becoming a Shipper of Choice
C3 solutions' scheduling software streamlines the shipping process.
Thinking Differently About Supply Chain Planning
Thinking Differently About Supply Chain Planning
Political landscapes shift overnight, global trade is constantly changing, consumers demand increasingly personalized service and smaller day-to-day challenges hit without warning. If...

Rapidly Improve the Performance of Your Warehouse Logistics
Rapidly Improve the Performance of Your Warehouse Logistics
The Rapid Performance Evaluation identifies opportunities and potential improvements in every aspect of warehouse logistics operations; performance, productivity, service, quality, and systems.
Resource Management System (RMS): How to Effectively Leverage Your Assets
Resource Management System (RMS): How to Effectively Leverage Your Assets
This guide provides an in-depth analysis of the potential of various resources available in a warehouse and how they can be utilized...
Sustainable Supply Chain Insights From PITT OHIO
Sustainable Supply Chain Insights From PITT OHIO
A whitepaper on supply chain insights gleaned at the LEED-certified gold Cleveland transportation and sustainability summit.