Forklift Truck, Lift truck, Reach Trucks & Accessories

A Forklift is a powered industrial truck used to lift and transport materials within manufacturing, warehousing and distribution environments. They are driver operated and there are many different specialist lift trucks available depending on the application. These range from the most common counterbalanced forklift trucks to more specialty trucks such as 3 Wheel Counterbalance Forklift Trucks, Reach Trucks, Hand Pallet Trucks, Powered Pallet Trucks, Sideloaders and Teletrucks. These lift trucks can be powered either by an internal combustion engine or an electric motor. Electric Motors are most common. Engines may be diesel, kerosene, petrol, natural gas, butane, or propane fueled.

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Mitsubishi releases special edition warehouse and forklift trucks

Mitsubishi releases special edition warehouse and forklift trucks

Marking 25 years of keeping businesses in Europe, Africa and the Middle East productive, Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks has launched a special 25th anniversary edition of its range of warehouse and forklift trucks.

BYD Forklift Europe increases presence in UK and Ireland

BYD Forklift Europe increases presence in UK and Ireland

Just over a year from its launch in the UK and Ireland, BYD Forklift Europe is now represented by 11 specialised dealers spread across both countries (see detailed list below).

Successful FLT camera technology trial at Pallet-Track leads to UK rollout

Successful FLT camera technology trial at Pallet-Track leads to UK rollout

Logistics company Pallet-Track is rolling out more than 100 bespoke high resolution cameras for its fleet of Fork Lift Trucks (FLTs) to help drive increased efficiencies and protect its industry record of never losing a consignment during its 13-year history.

7 reasons to have qualified LGV and Lift Truck Instructors in-house

7 reasons to have qualified LGV and Lift Truck Instructors in-house

Many businesses question whether to outsource the training of LGV drivers and material handling equipment (MHE) operators, or have instructors in-house. Laura Nelson of RTITB explains some of the benefits of in-house instructors.

Hyster lowers handling costs for paper recyclers

Hyster lowers handling costs for paper recyclers

In 2015, collection and recycling in Europe increased by almost one million tonnes of paper* in just 5 years. As the industry continues to grow, Hyster Europe claims that it can help even the most intensive paper recycling operations reduce cost and maximise efficiency.

Linde Material Handling launches new driver assistance system for pallet stackers

Linde Material Handling launches new driver assistance system for pallet stackers

Linde Material Handling, one of Europe's largest manufacturers of forklift trucks, has launched a digital driver assistance system, Linde Load Management, for its range of pallet stackers.

Four Hyster forklifts with new side battery extraction system for VBI Weurt

Four Hyster forklifts with new side battery extraction system for VBI Weurt

Four Hyster forklift trucks and a Hyster Powered Battery Exchange Stacker have been delivered to VBI in Weurt, The Netherlands. These are the first Hyster forklifts in The Netherlands equipped with a new, intelligently designed side battery extraction system.

Flexi meets Expect's expectations

Flexi meets Expect's expectations

Expect Distribution operates around 300,000 sq ft of modern warehousing and distribution space across strategically located sites in West Yorkshire.

Crown Paints opt for Flexi articulated truck technology

Crown Paints opt for Flexi articulated truck technology

Crown Paints has invested in a fleet of seven articulated very narrow aisle (VNA) forklift trucks from Narrow Aisle Ltd's Flexi range for operation at its production facility in Hull.

Lithium-ion technology continues to advance

Lithium-ion technology continues to advance

Linde plans to once again significantly expand its portfolio of lithium-ion-drive industrial trucks by the end of this year.