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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1024
6 May 2021
They say that when the going gets tough, the tough get going. And that's what we are seeing as more manufacturers release their first quarter earnings results. It's very good news so far, with bulging order books and strong sales. Indeed, KION's chairman notes that the global market for industrial...
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Officer without a uniform – a forklift dealer in India’s COVID crisis
6 May 2021
A forklift dealer in India reflects on his experiences as he provides support to the frontline as the COVID-19 pandemic intensifies.
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1023
29 April 2021
This week's news contains more new models than any edition outside of a major trade show. And this is surprising, given that we have just seen a significant online event in the form of ProMatDX. You can read about new lithium models from Hangcha in the United States; Clark's new...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1022
22 April 2021
It will be interesting to see the participation numbers for ProMatDX, the virtual event held last week. The online show took place just over a year after MHI controversially decided to go ahead with its Modex event in Atlanta, while organisers of Germany's massive LogiMAT pulled the pin at the...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1021
15 April 2021
The equipment rental market is an excellent barometer of economic activity and it comes as no surprise that we see reports of continued fleet expansion and renewal around the world. This week's news is no exception, and we cover a large order by a new UK-based hirer as well as...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1020
8 April 2021
Most markets have been buoyed by the International Monetary Fund's latest forecast of stronger economic recovery this year and next. The recovery follows last year's pandemic-driven contraction of 3.3%. The IMF is tipping 6% growth this year and 4.4% next year. We are already seeing recovery in materials handling, with...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1019
1 April 2021
They say the show must go on, and that was certainly the case for the International Intralogistics and Forklift Truck of the Year (IFOY) Awards. Normally, this note would be written in Germany, where I would be judging the awards in a chilly exhibition hall, but due to COVID-19 restrictions...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1018
25 March 2021
Our thoughts go out to our industry colleagues currently in pandemic lock-down. In some countries, residents are now in the throes of their third set of movement restrictions - with some societies shut down at least until the middle of next month. While it's business as usual for many in materials...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1017
18 March 2021
A belated happy St. Patrick's Day to all our Irish readers - on the Emerald Isle and throughout the world. What originally started as a religious holiday celebrating the patron saint and national apostle of Ireland has become a celebration of all things Irish and is marked globally - not least in...
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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1016
11 March 2021
The global vaccination campaign is having benefits beyond health, with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development predicting that the world economy is likely to expand by 5.6% in 2021. OECD attributes some of the recovery impetus to the deployment of effective vaccines, but also notes the contribution from economic...
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Fact of the week

Big Ben's clock in London stopped at 10:07pm on 27 May 2005, most likely due to the extremely hot temperature that day of 31.8 degrees Celsius.
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