The latest news for the Material Handling Industry

  • There are many options to consider when buying a forklift. This guide explains the difference between a 3-wheel forklift and a 4-wheel forklift.


    Did you know that nonfatal workplace injuries amount to nearly $60 billion in direct U.S. worker's compensation each year? Employee safety is a top priority, so it's important to provide them with adequate equipment to safely complete their tasks.

  • There's no doubt about it; forklifts serve a vital purpose at the workplace. However, knowing the right time to let go of this critical machinery has always been a challenge. On average, a forklift's useful lifetime is between 10,000-20,000 hours.

    Beyond this point, an older forklift may become more of a liability to your business. Given the weight of this machinery and the load, operating an old forklift can pose a grave danger. 

  • The manufacturing sector in the United States had a total value of shipments worth $5.4 trillion in 2016. Considering the bulky nature of most of these manufactured goods, moving and handling them can be a real nightmare. That's why most companies utilize the ease and convenience that forklifts introduce in the internal operations of a company.


    Do you own a business or warehouse that needs to move bulky goods over short distances? Whether you already own a forklift or are looking to buy a new one, it would help to understand the different types of forklift attachments and their usefulness. 


    The forks on a forklift is not the only lifting tool you'll ever need. Consider the importance of these other forklift attachments.