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.
MHEDA’s Annual Convention and Exhibitor Showcase will take place from April 29-May 3, 2023, in Nashville, TN.
Safety in operations is gaining increasing attention these days. Potential risks associated specifically with warehouses and production areas are becoming especially apparent at times when goods handling is extremely busy. However, the growing portfolio of safety solutions from Linde Material Handling (MH) can assist.

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The year is not even a month old, and already we are seeing increased acquisition activity in the US dealer market.
One has to ponder the reasons for this surge, and no doubt, intensifying competition is a major driver. In order to prosper, dealers need critical mass, access to multiple
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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...
Changzhou, China Haulotte China recently hosted its 2023 Annual Dealer Meeting at its new factory in Changzhou. The meeting allowed Harry Wang, general manager of Haulotte Shanghai, to sum up 2022...

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