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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #110

Thursday, 5 June 2003 ( #110 )
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Forkliftaction.com News readers often comment on the range and depth of stories in the weekly email bulletin. Well, we can't take all the credit. Often the best stories come from the readership, which currently stands at more than 36,000 in 138 countries, sending in news tips. Using these sources, Forkliftaction.com's news team activates its editorial resources in Asia, the USA, Australia, the UK and Europe to get "the story behind the story". If you have any interesting news, please email news@forkliftaction.com. Look out for next week's newsletter, featuring a special feature on how technology has changed the way companies develop new forklifts. This week Forkliftaction.com's research team has revised the specifications contained in the Equipment Catalogue for Komatsu, Soosung and the Mustang range of telehandlers. If you deal with these brands, please check our entries and contact Rodger Lamb if changes are required.
Sydney, NSW, Australia Australian electric vehicle producer and supplier Nexport has entered into an exclusive 20-year manufacturing and licensing agreement (MCLA) with leading French engineering firm Gaussin. The agreement will see the...
Hangzhou, China While Western countries are analysing the success of the recent Black Friday/Cyber Monday retail booms, China’s EP Equipment is celebrating the success of Asia’s sales equivalent, Double-11 (September 11...

In the Virtual Expo

JLT6012™ series from JLT Mobile Computers
The JLT6012™ series of rugged computers. Built for highest reliability, they support the Windows and Android OS and can be used in virtually any type of forklift.
Gentilly, France French autonomous mobile robot (AMR) maker iFollow is promising to “transform order picking and heavy load transport in warehouses and logistics operations” in the UK, with a contract with...
Treviso, Italy Italian forklift maker Raniero has partnered with BSLBATT to launch a line of sit-down counterbalance trucks with integrated, high-voltage lithium-ion power. The new Raniero models provide a zero-emission alternative...

In the Virtual Expo

The E-VER electric forklift from Konecranes
The award-winning E-VER electric forklift - developed with the customer in mind, using the latest eco-efficient technology, and powered by an efficient Li-ion battery suited for heavy-duty work.
Antwerp, Belgium Kalmar has signed an agreement with MSC PSA European Terminal (MPET) and PSA Antwerp to deliver a total of 34 Kalmar straddle carriers for their terminals in Antwerp, Belgium...
Gentilly, France French autonomous mobile robot (AMR) maker iFollow is promising to “transform order picking and heavy load transport in warehouses and logistics operations” in the UK, with a contract with...

In the Virtual Expo

The VIA Mobile360 Forklift Safety System
The VIA Mobile360 Forklift Safety System - prevents collisions with pedestrians in complex work environments and alerts when it detects signs of fatigue and risky behavior.