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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Scaffolding boss penalised for forklift death
4 November 2021 - Leicester, United Kingdom
The managing director of a scaffolding company has been given a suspended prison sentence and fine after an employee died when he was struck from...
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KION reports “very strong” period
28 October 2021 - Frankfurt, Germany
KION Group has maintained the positive business performance seen in the first half of the year. The company remains on course for success and, against...
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Jungheinrich raises forecast
28 October 2021 - Hamburg, Germany
Jungheinrich is once again raising its forecast for incoming orders, EBIT, EBIT return on sales, EBT, EBT return on sales and ROCE for the 2021...
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Manitou revenues rise 10%
28 October 2021 - Ancenis, France
French equipment maker Manitou has recorded a 10% increase in turnover in the third quarter, according to Michel Denis, president and chief executive officer. Cumulative...
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Cascade acquires Lift-Tek
28 October 2021 - Portland, OR, United States
Attachment maker Cascade Corporation has successfully completed the acquisition of mast manufacturer Lift Technologies, Inc. (USA) and Lift-Tek Elecar S.p.A. (Italy) from Calvi Holding S.p.A...
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Maxam Tire buys local JV
28 October 2021 - Panama City, Panama
Maxam Tire Latin America (LATAM) will acquire and take the full equity interest in the LATAM Joint Venture (JV) previously in place with Gustavo Lima...
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Canada gets first Li-ion factory
28 October 2021 - Mississauga, ON, Canada
StromVolt Americas has signed agreements with Taiwan-based Delta Electronics to build the first lithium-ion cell factory in Canada. StromVolt will be the first North American...
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TFS buys Curlin Material Handling Solutions
28 October 2021 - Perrysburg, OH, United States
TFS, an OnPoint Group company, has acquired Curlin Material Handling Solutions. This acquisition brings new capabilities to the TFS Racking & Automation Division. Dedicated to helping...
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CaptureTech and SDT Informatics merge
28 October 2021 - Belgium
CaptureTech in Dendermonde and SDT Informatics in Wommelgem have announced their intention to merge. Both companies are active in optimising various logistics processes using automatic...
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Zebra adds fulfilment solution, AMRs
28 October 2021 - Lincolnshire, IL, United States
Zebra Technologies has introduced a new picking solution to help businesses improve their fulfilment operations. The fulfilment solution consists of three new autonomous mobile robots...
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Fact of the week

The Japanese word 'Kuchi zamishi' is the act of eating when you're not hungry because your mouth is lonely.
Dragon Escalator, Beijing China
The world's longest outdoor escalator takes visitors to the top of China's largest dam and is also shaped like a dragon.

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Fairfax, VI, United States Local police have confirmed that a 43-year-old man has died following a workplace accident at the Home Depot in Fairfax, Virginia. Officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded for...
London, United Kingdom The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has raised concerns over the proposed merger of Cargotec and Konecranes. Cargotec and Konecranes both offer a range of container handling equipment...

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Fact of the week

The Japanese word 'Kuchi zamishi' is the act of eating when you're not hungry because your mouth is lonely.
Dragon Escalator, Beijing China
The world's longest outdoor escalator takes visitors to the top of China's largest dam and is also shaped like a dragon.
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...
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New Asian event added
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Nearly 180 million Americans shopped during the five-day holiday shopping period from Thanksgiving Day to Cyber Monday, according to the annual survey by the National Retail Federation.
It comes as no surprise, therefore, that news from North America is a bit thin this week. Our regular sources were either too
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