News Stories

The following news articles are written by Forkliftaction's journalists and editorial in style.
Here is a list of our in-depth feature articles, written by the News team based on interviews with industry experts about latest business trends, new technologies and challenges.
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Leavitt buys Provincial Lift Truck
13 May 2021 - Kitchener, ON, Canada
Leavitt Machinery, based in Surrey, British Columbia, has acquired Provincial Lift Truck. Founded by Chris Glaubitz in 2003, Provincial Lift Truck has grown to become...
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Shoppa's opens Amarillo facility
13 May 2021 - Amarillo, TX, United States
Shoppa's Material Handling has opened a new Amarillo, Texas location. The new 30,000 sqft. (2,800 sqm) state-of-the-art facility will include the market's first advanced battery...
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Sinoboom launches in South East Asia
13 May 2021 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Schmetterling recently launched a new series of Sinoboom machines in Kuala Lumpur, attracting the attention of rental companies across Malaysia. Schmetterling was appointed as Sinoboom's...
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Movers & Shakers
13 May 2021
Telford, United Kingdom After 25 years with RTITB, Nick Welch has retired as technical director. Welch joined RTITB in 1996 as an auditor/examiner and...
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Komatsu celebrates 100 years
13 May 2021 - Komatsu City, Japan
Komatsu today celebrates the company's 100th anniversary, marked by a series of activities over the next year centred around the company's commitment to its new...
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SEAT introduces Effidence robots
13 May 2021 - Martorell, Spain
Spanish car maker SEAT has deployed two autonomous, collaborative mobile robots from French company Effidence to transport around its Martorell factory. SEAT is the first...
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Events update
13 May 2021
Positive reaction to virtual transport logistic - Munich, Germany LiftEx Bahrain postponed - Manama, Bahrain bauma postponed to October 2022 - Munich, Germany
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Yale fleet braves the cold
13 May 2021 - Gyor, Hungary
ICE Solution has deployed a fleet of Yale trucks for its cold stores which store goods at -25°C. In its search for materials handling equipment...
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Top UniCarriers dealers recognised
13 May 2021 - Marengo, IL, United States
Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas group, the manufacturer and provider of UniCarriers Forklifts across North, Central and South America, has announced the winners of its Premier Club...
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News Story 6 minute read
IFOY finalists: AGV
13 May 2021
Forkliftaction continues its reporting on the finalists in this year's IFOY awards with reviews of the contenders for the AGV category honours.
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Telford, United Kingdom After 25 years with RTITB, Nick Welch has retired as technical director. Welch joined RTITB in 1996 as an auditor/examiner and...
Kitchener, ON, Canada Leavitt Machinery, based in Surrey, British Columbia, has acquired Provincial Lift Truck. Founded by Chris Glaubitz in 2003, Provincial Lift Truck has grown to become...

Movers & Shakers

technical director
RTITB, United Kingdom
sales manager, UK
Elokon, Germany
president
Battery Council International, United States
vice president of operations and distribution
Panacea Aftermarke, Canada
Amarillo, TX, United States Shoppa's Material Handling has opened a new Amarillo, Texas location. The new 30,000 sqft. (2,800 sqm) state-of-the-art facility will include the market's first advanced battery...
Wenchang, China Haulotte has played a role in China's latest space project which saw last month's launch of the main section of the CSS space station. Haulotte...

Movers & Shakers

technical director
RTITB, United Kingdom
sales manager, UK
Elokon, Germany
president
Battery Council International, United States
vice president of operations and distribution
Panacea Aftermarke, Canada
Telford, United Kingdom After 25 years with RTITB, Nick Welch has retired as technical director. Welch joined RTITB in 1996 as an auditor/examiner and...
Martorell, Spain Spanish car maker SEAT has deployed two autonomous, collaborative mobile robots from French company Effidence to transport around its Martorell factory. SEAT is the first...

Movers & Shakers

technical director
RTITB, United Kingdom
sales manager, UK
Elokon, Germany
president
Battery Council International, United States
vice president of operations and distribution
Panacea Aftermarke, Canada