News Edition #1167
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22 February 2024
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Inside the News - Edition #1167
Global Industry News
EnerSys to build gigafactory in South Carolina
News Story 1 minute read
22 February 2024 - Greenville, SC, United States
New port equipment for Croatia, Oman and Reunion Island
News Story 4 minute read
22 February 2024
Horror week for forklift safety
News Story 3 minute read
22 February 2024 - Fort Worth, TX, United States
Movers & Shakers
News Story 3 minute read
Bryan Perkins, Tompkins Solutions
Stefan Budweit, Clark Europe
Julian Burnett, Visku
Chris Pera, Mazzotta Rentals
22 February 2024
ArcBest launches autonomous unloading tech
News Story 1 minute read
22 February 2024 - Fort Smith, AR, United States
Jungheinrich’s SBTi validated
News Story 1 minute read
22 February 2024 - Hamburg, Germany
Briefs
News Story 1 minute read
Double E releases new roll pusher
Korean forklift exports jump 30%, report
22 February 2024
Manitou unveils new compact telehandler
News Story 1 minute read
22 February 2024 - New Orleans, LA, United States
WestTrac deploys Dematic robots
News Story 3 minute read
22 February 2024 - Tomago, NSW, Australia
Trew partners with Opex
News Story 1 minute read
22 February 2024 - Fairfield, OH, United States
Hyster forklift wins design award
News Story 1 minute read
22 February 2024 - Greenville, NC, United States
Visit Durwen at LogiMAT 2024
Advertisement 1 minute read
Movers & Shakers
Bryan Perkins Bryan Perkins
Senior Vice President of Engineering, Tompkins Solutions
Chief Operating Officer, Clark Europe
Chief Executive Officer, Visku
Chief Operating Officer, Mazzotta Rentals
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June 25-27, 2024 - Madrid, Spain
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Rocla AGV Solutions
Leading developer & manufacturer of automated guided vehicles (AGVs) tailored to the customers' specific needs.
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Tangshan SHENGHANG, the leading manufacturer and OEM supplier of forklift masts, beams, mast assembly, and other steel products will show their innovative offerings at LogiMAT 2024.

Visit us at Hall 10, Stand 10D01.

Download our Company Profile here.

Upcoming in the editorial calendar
HANDLING MATERIALS IN HARSH OR SPECIALIZED ENVIRONMENTS
Feb 2024
REDUCING OPERATING COSTS WITH FORKLIFT FLEET MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
Mar 2024
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Focusing on key topics that address the needs of the current market, our industry features are a great way to contribute to the materials handling conversation in 2024.

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Contributor expressions of interest are now open!

Questions? Please reach out

We are over the moon to report that Forkliftaction's average web traffic for 2023 grew by a HUGE 58% when compared to 2022.

With our new average of +1,000,000 web visits per month, there's nothing we can't  achieve together in 2024!

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Tangshan SHENGHANG, the leading manufacturer and OEM supplier of forklift masts, beams, mast assembly, and other steel products will show their innovative offerings at LogiMAT 2024.

Visit us at Hall 10, Stand 10D01.

Download our Company Profile here.

PREMIUM business

Tailift Material Handling Taiwan Co.,Ltd.
Focused simply for the new era.
Upcoming in the editorial calendar
HANDLING MATERIALS IN HARSH OR SPECIALIZED ENVIRONMENTS
Feb 2024
REDUCING OPERATING COSTS WITH FORKLIFT FLEET MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
Mar 2024

Focusing on key topics that address the needs of the current market, our industry features are a great way to contribute to the materials handling conversation in 2024.

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Fact of the week
Before 1913, in America you could legally mail a baby. Mailing children became a common practice as the price of postage for a child was cheaper than the price of a child's train or bus ticket.

We are over the moon to report that Forkliftaction's average web traffic for 2023 grew by a HUGE 58% when compared to 2022.

With our new average of +1,000,000 web visits per month, there's nothing we can't  achieve together in 2024!

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Showcased in the Virtual Expo

Tangshan SHENGHANG, the leading manufacturer and OEM supplier of forklift masts, beams, mast assembly, and other steel products will show their innovative offerings at LogiMAT 2024.

Visit us at Hall 10, Stand 10D01.

Download our Company Profile here.

PREMIUM business

ZHEJIANG MICROLIFT CO., LTD
Microlift places great value on innovation and creativity, with the unprecedented I-TOUCH Handle.
Upcoming in the editorial calendar
HANDLING MATERIALS IN HARSH OR SPECIALIZED ENVIRONMENTS
Feb 2024
REDUCING OPERATING COSTS WITH FORKLIFT FLEET MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
Mar 2024

Focusing on key topics that address the needs of the current market, our industry features are a great way to contribute to the materials handling conversation in 2024.

Share your insights and guidence, and show the community how your products are addressing the unique needs of today's materials handling operators.

Contributor expressions of interest are now open!

Questions? Please reach out

Fact of the week
Before 1913, in America you could legally mail a baby. Mailing children became a common practice as the price of postage for a child was cheaper than the price of a child's train or bus ticket.
Words of support …

Undoubtedly, peer experience plays a crucially important role in our industry and it is extremely valuable for us to be part of the platform, where industry professionals, as well as end users can discuss and learn more about the materials handling world.

Alexandra Artemova, Marketing Specialist - Rocla AGV Solutions