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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #976
28 May 2020
We are seeing a steady stream of new products at the moment. Maybe it's because the absence of trade shows is allowing manufacturers to release products when they're ready, rather than holding their launch back for a specific event or rushing the debut so as not to miss out. What...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #975
21 May 2020
Missed last week's news? Well, you don't have to look far for the content. Each week, we include links to the top five stories from the week before, and you can find them toward the bottom of the newsletter, on the left-hand side. Our reader-friendly format also makes it easy...
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Forklift Diaries 4 minute read
The work-life balance mirage
21 May 2020
Lately many of us are feeling the burn of conflicting obligations. Maybe it's time to take the restrictive ideas around work-life balance and just 'Let it go'.
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #974
14 May 2020
The current COVID-19 pandemic may just be the nudge needed to get AGVs into the mainstream. We read about the increasing uptake of autonomous vehicles in last week's special report, and today, we have another case study showing the benefits of this technology. While one of the initial drivers of...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #973
7 May 2020
Over the past three months, we have seen significant changes in almost every aspect of economic life, and materials handling has been impacted in a variety of ways - from production to delivery. The interdependence within the global supply chain has been highlighted by a call from a global freight forwarders...
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Forklift Diaries 4 minute read
Business as usual? Contemplating the post covid-19 workplace
7 May 2020
Covid-19 lockdown has seen many people work from home for the first time. Will it push managers to consider more flexibility once people return to the office? Ann Hofmans reflects.
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #972
30 April 2020
We're starting to see the real impact of the COVID-19 crisis on materials handling as the major companies release their first-quarter results. As expected, there are significant declines in sales due to the double whammy of production halts and softer demand. Thankfully, for most manufacturers, the current slump comes after...
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Forklift Diaries 5 minute read
Let’s talk about online meetings
30 April 2020
The first time I did a meeting online was terrifying! I'm not very tech savvy and had never done a meeting online before... Melissa offers some personal advice on virtual meetings.
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #971
23 April 2020
We had hoped to devote this message to something other than COVID-19, but alas, that crisis persists and continues to impact materials handling. But this week, we can report on the impact of materials handling on the coronavirus, as manufacturers around the world apply their skills to address shortages of...
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How to work effectively at home
23 April 2020
As COVID-19 forces more people to work remotely, our editor, Allan Leibowitz, shares his home office perspective after more than two decades of "isolation".
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In order to help prevent damage to pallets and goods, Meijer Handling Solutions has developed a sensor that displays the horizontal position of the load.
SEEN Safety Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of four new staff to meet increasing requirements in its global operations.

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CBD15W-LIX Li-Ion Powered Pallet Truck
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1. FORKLIFT INNOVATIONS – Nov 2021
2. REDUCING ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT – Feb/Mar 2022

Next Editorial Features

1. FORKLIFT INNOVATIONS – Nov 2021
2. REDUCING ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT – Feb/Mar 2022
In order to help prevent damage to pallets and goods, Meijer Handling Solutions has developed a sensor that displays the horizontal position of the load.
The 9th Vietnam-Japan Supporting Industries Exhibition (SIE) & Vietnam Manufacturing Expo (VME) Digital Exhibition will be held online from 15-17 September, 2021.

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The Combi-CBE4
The Combi-CBE4 - the world's first counterbalance design, multidirectional forklift with electric drive on all of its three wheels.

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As more vehicles are introduced into working spaces such as warehouses or ports, safety of pedestrians and other users become more of a concern. Protecting lives and reducing risk of injury is paramount to any material handing situation.
The 9th Vietnam-Japan Supporting Industries Exhibition (SIE) & Vietnam Manufacturing Expo (VME) Digital Exhibition will be held online from 15-17 September, 2021.

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OneCharge Lithium Forklift Batteries
OneCharge offers the largest line of lithium forklift batteries (600+). Use Forklift Battery Selector tool to choose the right battery for your equipment.

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