Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1059

Inside Forkliftaction
- 13 Jan 2022 ( #1059 )
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Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
As the new year gets under way, there will, of course, be much speculation about what lies ahead. We canvass some of that in our lead story this week. Past experience, however, has shown that there's not too much point in wondering about the future. Plan as we might, reality has a way of surprising us in the most unusual ways. If we have to look for a management philosophy for 2022, perhaps the starting point should be the Italian saying popularised in the 1950s Doris Day song: Que sera, sera Whatever will be, will be.
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Aschaffenburg, Germany Linde Material Handling has unveiled a new heavy-duty mast which is being to fitted to its R14 HD to R25 reach trucks for payloads of 1.4 to 2.5 T...

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September 5 - 9, 2022 - Johannesburg, South Africa
November 01-02, 2022 - Coventry, United Kingdom
November 8 - 10, 2022 - Amsterdam, Netherlands

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.
Electric Ladyland: The Museum of Fluorescent Art - Amsterdam, Netherlands
The world's only museum devoted to the wonders of fluorescence.
Washington, DC, United States Clark Material Handling has departed US industry group The Industrial Truck Association (ITA), which claims to represent “90% of the forklift manufacturers in the United States and Canada”.  The...
Carlisle, PA, United States A worker has been killed in a forklift crash at an Amazon warehouse in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. According to the Cumberland County coroner, Alex Carrillo, 22, died at Penn State...

Upcoming Events

September 5 - 9, 2022 - Johannesburg, South Africa
November 01-02, 2022 - Coventry, United Kingdom
November 8 - 10, 2022 - Amsterdam, Netherlands

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.
Electric Ladyland: The Museum of Fluorescent Art - Amsterdam, Netherlands
The world's only museum devoted to the wonders of fluorescence.
Fulda, Germany While other manufacturers are struggling with blowouts of delivery schedules, Hubtex is promising ‘shorter delivery times’ as one of the benefits of the makeover of the MaxX multidirectional sideloader...
Leipzig, Germany Jungheinrich has delivered its 100,000th truck with a lithium-ion battery. The ETV 216i reach truck was delivered as part of an order of 16 identical trucks to the Amazon...

Upcoming Events

September 5 - 9, 2022 - Johannesburg, South Africa
November 01-02, 2022 - Coventry, United Kingdom
November 8 - 10, 2022 - Amsterdam, Netherlands

Inside Forkliftaction

A new report indicates that the mobile elevating work platform rental market is powering ahead - despite the resurgence of COVID, geo-political upheavals and increased input costs. Or maybe it's because of those factors!
Our recent industry discussions show that demand for almost all materials handling equipment remains high, prices are
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