Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #54

Inside Forkliftaction
- 26 Apr 2002 ( #54 )
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Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
April seems to be the month for forklift events. While CeMAT finished last week, the US Materials Handling Equipment Distributors' Association is preparing to launch its annual conference tomorrow in Florida. Forkliftaction.com News today features a special wrap-up of CeMAT 2002 in Hannover, and will bring you news of the MHEDA annual conference in coming weeks.

CeMAT visitors are invited to write their review of the show on the events page. Go to http://www.forkliftaction.com and click on events to let others know what you thought of the event. This week, Forkliftaction.com News also features a special page of photographs taken at CeMAT. Go to http://www.forkliftaction.com/index/snapshots.asp to see the pictures. Contact us at info@forkliftaction.com if you would like full-size images
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The world's biggest equipment rental company, United Rentals, is about to become even bigger with its acquisition of Ahern Rentals.
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Fact of the week

John Lennon had terrible eyesight and was very self-conscious about it. Early in his career, he would not wear his glasses during performances. In the end, John's 'granny glasses' became one of his most iconic trademarks. His last pair, worn on that tragic day in 1980, are kept at 'The Beatles Story' exhibit in Liverpool, insured for over £1 million.
Phoenix, AZ and Des Plaines, IL, United States Toyota Material Handling (TMH) and Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) have collaborated to assist Mom’s Pantry in Phoenix with the donation of a new, custom-built electric forklift. This equipment...
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The world's biggest equipment rental company, United Rentals, is about to become even bigger with its acquisition of Ahern Rentals.
This is just the latest in a string of rental acquisitions this year, prompted by rising demand for equipment at a time when supply lines are tight and purchase prices
...Continue Reading

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Fact of the week

John Lennon had terrible eyesight and was very self-conscious about it. Early in his career, he would not wear his glasses during performances. In the end, John's 'granny glasses' became one of his most iconic trademarks. His last pair, worn on that tragic day in 1980, are kept at 'The Beatles Story' exhibit in Liverpool, insured for over £1 million.
Stamford, CT, United States United Rentals has agreed to acquire the assets of family-owned Ahern Rentals for USD2 billion in cash. United Rentals is the largest equipment rental company in the world, with...
Sydney, NSW, Australia Leader Computers is saving hours getting stock ready to ship to its resellers following Dematic integrating AutoStore technology within its Sydney warehouse. Leader Computers supplies exclusively to IT resellers...

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The world's biggest equipment rental company, United Rentals, is about to become even bigger with its acquisition of Ahern Rentals.
This is just the latest in a string of rental acquisitions this year, prompted by rising demand for equipment at a time when supply lines are tight and purchase prices
...Continue Reading