Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #776

Inside Forkliftaction
- 30 Jun 2016 ( #776 )
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Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
The UK materials handling sector is taking a pragmatic approach to the UK's historic Brexit vote last week.
As we report this week, the FLTA is braced for "significant changes ahead".
It is clear that everyone in the industry - and, indeed, in the broader community - will be watching closely as the developments unfold. Business certainly can't escape the repercussions, and the economic impact is already being felt by those hit by stock market reactions and currency fluctuations.
As we well know, nothing hurts business more than uncertainty, and a cloud like this hanging over Europe will be challenging. However, as one of our commentators stresses: "We must now hold our nerve and plan for the future ..."
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...
Brussels, Belgium The European Rental Association (ERA) has released a new study, The impact of digitalisation in the equipment rental industry report , which aims to raise awareness among all rental ‎companies...

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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.
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