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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News Story 5 minute read
Experts tip a good year ahead
13 January 2022
By Allan Leibowitz 2021 ended on an optimistic note, with most experts tipping continued growth in the materials handling market. That positivity has taken a...
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News Story 1 minute read
Hy-Tek acquires AHS
13 January 2022 - Columbus, OH, United States
Hy-Tek Holdings has acquired Advanced Handling Systems, a materials handling automation integrator offering a full suite of services with a focus on robotic solutions. The...
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News Story 2 minute read
Waev buys GEM and Taylor-Dunn
13 January 2022 - Anaheim, CA, United States
Waev Inc. has purchased the GEM and Taylor-Dunn businesses from Polaris Inc. in a management buyout. Terms of the deal are confidential. Founded by five...
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News Story 1 minute read
UN starts Hyundai OEM production
13 January 2022 - Hangzhou, China
The first Hyundai-branded forklift manufactured as part of an OEM agreement with UN Forklift has rolled off the line at the dedicated plant in Hangzhou...
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News Story 1 minute read
AVI Cranes adds Haulotte
13 January 2022 - Rishon Lezion, Israel
The Israel-based construction equipment rental company AVI Cranes has added more than 50 Haulotte aerial work platforms to its fleet AVI Cranes is one of...
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News Story 1 minute read
Sunlight buys into Technoform
13 January 2022 - Kilkis, Greece
Sunlight Group Energy Storage Systems has signed an acquisition agreement for 70% of Technoform, a Kilkis-based company that designs and manufactures state-of the-art moulds and...
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News Story 1 minute read
LiftOne takes on Briggs operations
13 January 2022 - Charlotte, NC, United States
LiftOne has been appointed as the new Hyster and Yale dealer in Atlanta, Georgia, following its acquisition of Briggs Equipment’s operations in that location on...
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News Story 1 minute read
Best Line acquires Delaware Valley Lift Truck
13 January 2022 - Bensalem, PA
Best Line Equipment has acquired Delaware Valley Lift Truck and created a new business and brand - Best Line Material Handling.  For over 36 years, Delaware...
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News Story 1 minute read
Durham company fined for forklift injury
13 January 2022 - Peterlee, United Kingdom
A cardboard manufacturer has been sentenced after a visiting lorry driver suffered life changing injuries when he was struck by a forklift. Peterlee Magistrates’ Court...
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News Story 17 minute read
A year of ups and downs
30 December 2021
The past year has been a mixed bag for materials handling, with demand for equipment soaring, but supply chains under extreme strain. Allan Leibowitz summarises...
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