Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #641

Inside Forkliftaction
- 7 Nov 2013 ( #641 )
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Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
A few years ago, it was a choice between price and quality. Now, it seems, it is possible to get the best of both, with increased competition driving down prices (or curbing increases) and forcing constant design and performance improvements.
Brands that were unheard of a decade ago are now part of the mainstream.
It is clear that the market is changing rapidly - and to survive, manufacturers must adapt and meet new needs.
It's part of what makes the forklift industry so interesting from the outside - and so challenging from within.

Fact of the week

From 1912 to 1948, gold, silver and bronze medals were awarded for literature, architecture, sculpture, painting, and music as part of the modern Olympic Games. Art works were required to be inspired by athletic endeavors. After heated debate about their place in the games, the art events were eventually removed. The 151 medals awarded were officially stricken from the Olympic record.
Ramos Arizpe, Mexico Skyjack has opened a new manufacturing facility in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico. The new 200,000 sqft. (18,600 sqm) plant will manufacture Skyjack’s telehandler and boom range following significant changes and...
Long Valley, NJ, United States Racking specialist Frazier has announced the passing of executive vice president, Domenick Iellimo at the age of 69. He passed away peacefully in New Jersey surrounded by loved ones...

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