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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Linde Material Handling showcases latest robotic truck at IntraLogisteX

Linde Material Handling showcases latest robotic truck at IntraLogisteX

Linde Material Handling showcased its L-Matic pallet stacker at this year's IntraLogisteX, just one of the trucks in a range of new automated trucks available from Linde Robotics.

Mentor safety video wins FLTA Safety Award

Mentor safety video wins FLTA Safety Award

Mentor, the UK provider of lift truck training, is celebrating after scooping the Award for Safety at this year's FLTA Awards for Excellence.

Forklift safety attachment specialist looks to establish global distributor network

Forklift safety attachment specialist looks to establish global distributor network

UK-based SumoGlove International Ltd (Sumo) is looking to appoint distributors and agents worldwide as it seeks to drive further sales growth for its Sumo Glove brand of forklift truck attachments.

B&B Attachments MD wins FLTA’s Services to the Forklift Truck Industry Award

B&B Attachments MD wins FLTA’s Services to the Forklift Truck Industry Award

The Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) awarded the Services to the Forklift Truck Industry Award to Mike R. Barton, Managing Director of B&B Attachments.

Forklift brake technology

Forklift brake technology

By Mathieu Ruault, Sales Director, Warner Electric.

Modern materials handling equipment needs to run rapidly, efficiently and reliably. It must also stop when required. That's called for the development of a range of sophisticated braking solutions from leading manufacturers such as Warner Electric.

Linde Material Handling adds very narrow aisle (VNA) order picker K‑MATIC to its range of robotic trucks

Linde Material Handling adds very narrow aisle (VNA) order picker K‑MATIC to its range of robotic trucks

Warehouse equipment manufacturer and solution provider Linde Material Handling has added a new, state-of-the-art model to its range of standard robotic vehicles: The driverless Linde K‑MATIC VNA order picker........

Jungheinrich receives fifth consecutive IFOY Award nomination with lithium-ion stacker

Jungheinrich receives fifth consecutive IFOY Award nomination with lithium-ion stacker

Jungheinrich has continued to impress with its advances in energy saving technology at the International Forklift Truck of the Year (IFOY) Award.

Midland Pallet Trucks calls for MPs to listen to retail workers this festive season

Midland Pallet Trucks calls for MPs to listen to retail workers this festive season

The Boxing Day argument has been gaining momentum over the last few weeks. Retail workers have been calling for shops to stay closed on Boxing Day, instead of opening at the crack of dawn ready for eager bargain-hunters to find their newest purchase.

HSE head to address FLTA safety conference

HSE head to address FLTA safety conference

Philip White confirmed as keynote speaker at National Fork Lift Safety Conference

Hyster forklifts overcome challenges at automotive logistics operation

Hyster forklifts overcome challenges at automotive logistics operation

Stuttgart-based logistics company Agility has replaced its fleet of electric trucks with new Hyster H1.8FT LPG forklifts, enabling the company to increase handling capacity and extend service intervals in the growing automotive logistics area of the business.