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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Creating intelligence in the pharmaceutical supply chain.

Creating intelligence in the pharmaceutical supply chain.

Covid-19 is straining supply chains around the world, most notably those of pharmaceutical companies. Scarcity of raw materials upstream and overheated demand downstream cause disruptions. Control over their supply chain is a major challenge for all pharma companies today.

Jungheinrich is one of the ‘50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders’

Jungheinrich is one of the ‘50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders’

Jungheinrich has joined the ‘50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders’ initiative, a group of the world's leading companies in the field of climate protection and sustainability.

Food industry pallet flow racking system triples onsite storage and streamlines production

Food industry pallet flow racking system triples onsite storage and streamlines production

Food processors and warehouse professionals often require creative pallet racking solutions in order to be most effective and profitable due to seasonal cycles such as the harvest, consumer demand, and other logistical concerns.

2 in 10 Ex-forklifts potentially unsafe

2 in 10 Ex-forklifts potentially unsafe

Up to 20% of explosion protected lift trucks in operation may not pass an Annual Safety Audit, reveals Pyroban.

“When a lift truck leaves our facility, we can be confident that its safety systems are working as they should to help prevent ignition in a potentially explosive atmosphere,” says Darren Boiling, Materials Handling Sales Manager for Pyroban.

A revolution in control and transparency is coming

A revolution in control and transparency is coming

If you consider the changes that have hit over the past ten months, I think you’d agree that the human race has proven its adaptability. Adaptability to new technologies such as Track and Trace; adaptability towards wearing face masks; towards hand washing and the difficulties of isolation.

New MD for Linde Material Handling UK

New MD for Linde Material Handling UK

Linde Material Handling UK Ltd has appointed Ulrike Just as Managing Director. Just was formerly Vice President Business Development at Linde Material Handling where she has been responsible for leading the development of the LMH EMEA Strategy 2027 for the last three years.

Leading risk management provider advises on tougher forklift safety measures ahead of peak season

Leading risk management provider advises on tougher forklift safety measures ahead of peak season

As we enter a season of unprecedented e-commerce sales, with Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Christmas all around the corner, pioneering risk management firm, Inspire International UK is advising logistics businesses to introduce tougher safety measures.

Safety is too important to rely on ‘off the shelf’ products. When sourcing safety solutions, consultation is key

Safety is too important to rely on ‘off the shelf’ products. When sourcing safety solutions, consultation is key

The boom in online retail in recent years has undoubtedly boosted warehouse and logistics operation in the UK while the circumstances of 2020 continue to fuel further growth within the industry as consumers steer clear of the high street; opting instead for online shopping and delivery.

Jungheinrich UK announces plans for Northern Central Hub

Jungheinrich UK announces plans for Northern Central Hub

Jungheinrich UK has announced its plan to consolidate its business operations in North West England into one central hub, thereby centralising its ultra-efficient logistics processes in the North within a state-of-the-art facility to reflect its status as an industry leader in intralogistics.

Digital Twin and Artificial Intelligence automate distribution warehouses

Digital Twin and Artificial Intelligence automate distribution warehouses

BRUMMER, the professional for temperature-controlled transport and warehouse logistics, and Logivations GmbH, an international consulting and technology company based in Munich, have agreed on an extensive cooperation for the digitisation and automation of BRUMMER’s distribution warehouses.

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