Hyster Launches Practical, Affordable UT Class V Series Forklift

June 4, 2020

Hyster Company announced its new H40-70UT Series, a sit-down, counterbalanced forklift for customers seeking a practical, cost-effective solution that is backed by the power of the Hyster name. “The Hyster® UT Series rounds out our comprehensive range of lift trucks, which includes the Fortis and XT lines, allowing customers to find the right truck for…


Believe It or Not

March 23, 2020

By Brian Colburn, Contributor Not long ago, I heard an amazing story. A small air transport company was found to be training their pilots in some very unconventional ways. This particular company was in a vicious competition with their competitors to stay afloat, and every dollar was counted carefully. They were also under tremendous pressure…



Clark Material Handling Company Again Ranks Among Top Ten Global Forklift Manufacturers

July 23, 2019

CLARK Material Handling Company was once again recognized as a top-ten global manufacturer of forklift trucks and spare parts for 2018. Material Handling & Logistics magazine (MHL) conducted the annual survey ranking global manufacturers by revenue. According to MHL, ranked suppliers provide some of the leading material handling technologies and vehicles used worldwide by companies…


Liugong NA Appoints Braun Regional Sales Manager, Forklift Division

June 17, 2019

LiuGong NA Forklift is proud to announce that Drew Braun has joined its team in the position of Regional Sales Manager Forklift, reporting directly to Ken Biediger, President. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Braun will be working closely with the LiuGong dealer network in the eastern half of the United States. Braun brings over 25 years…


Exiga to head LiuGong NA Latin American Forklift Division

June 16, 2019

LiuGong North America (LGNA) has announced Gerardo Villagomez Exiga as its new Sales Manager for Mexico and Latin America for the Forklift Division as of May 1. Exiga reports directly to Ken Biediger, LiuGong NA Forklift President. Biediger said, “Gerardo’s experience, familiarity with the region’s market and people, and his success in heavy equipment and…


Clark Material Handling Company Announces New HWXE / PWXE Products

June 11, 2019

CLARK Material Handling Company, a top-ten global manufacturer of forklift trucks and spare parts, as part of our commitment to delivering dependable products to our customers, announces the product launch of our new HWXE (walkie/rider) and PWXE (walkie) products. Following 12 months of internal design and testing, CLARK is excited to share these new products…


Clark Material Handling Company Promotes National Forklift Safety Day

June 8, 2019

CLARK Material Handling Company, a top-ten global manufacturer of forklift trucks and spare parts, as part of our commitment to the material handling industry and in partnership with the Industrial Truck Association (ITA) announces support and participation in the upcoming National Forklift Safety Day (NFSD) on June 11, 2019. The importance of forklift operator and…


Raymond Wins 2019 International Intralogistics Forklift of the Year Award

May 22, 2019

Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator awarded in Special of the Year category GREENE, N.Y., May 22, 2019 — The Raymond Corporation’s Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator has won the International Intralogistics and Forklift Truck of the Year (IFOY) Award in the Special of the Year category. Fifteen products were tested and evaluated across six award categories. The…


ELOKON, Forklift Safety Technology Leader, Opens U.S. Subsidiary in Atlanta

May 11, 2019

ELOKON, a global leader in industrial safety technology, has announced the official opening of its U.S. subsidiary, ELOKON Inc. With headquarters in Germany and subsidiaries in the U.K. and Poland, ELOKON serves customers in some 40 countries around the world. “The opening of our U.S. subsidiary is an integral milestone in the pursuit of our…


ELOKON to Launch Smartphone-based Forklift Fleet Management, Other Safety Solutions in U.S.

May 10, 2019

ELOKON, a global leader in lift truck safety technology, has reimagined its ELOfleet™ forklift fleet management system as an app-based solution. The app can be installed on virtually any Android device, making it easier and more cost-effective to control forklift access, perform safety checklists, monitor vehicle impacts, and manage forklift fleet data. ELOKON, headquartered in…