News Edition #1168
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29 February 2024
Inside The News

Hydrogen fuel cells are in the news again this week, with an unnamed American car maker choosing the fuel source to run the materials handling fleet at a new manufacturing plant... Continue reading

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Inside the News - Edition #1168
Global Industry News
US automaker to use Plug forklift fuel cells
News Story 2 minute read
29 February 2024 - Latham, NY, United States
Toyota Material Handling Europe partners with Gideon
News Story 1 minute read
29 February 2024 - Mjölby, Sweden
United States to replace Chinese STS cranes
News Story 1 minute read
29 February 2024 - Washington DC, United States
Aptar deploys Effidence warehouse robots
News Story 1 minute read
29 February 2024 - Niederbronn-les-Bains, France
Big Lift acquires ePicker
News Story 1 minute read
29 February 2024 - Downers Grove, IL, United States
Movers & Shakers
News Story 1 minute read
Kevin Royal, Flux Power
Scott Schrum, New Age Industrial
29 February 2024
Kion launches new electric forklift range
News Story 1 minute read
29 February 2024 - Summerville, SC, United States
Otto updates AMR software
News Story 1 minute read
29 February 2024 - Kitchener, ON, United States
Briefs
News Story 2 minute read
Bobcat forklifts rolled out in North America
JCB chairman marks 60 year anniversary
Fairchild, IEWC donate forklift to food charity
29 February 2024
RTS named Haulotte dealer for Thailand
News Story 1 minute read
29 February 2024 - Bangkok, Thailand
SOCMA's 2024 Dealership Drive
Advertisement <1 minute read
Movers & Shakers
Kevin Royal Kevin Royal
Chief Financial Officer, Flux Power
Assistant National Sales Manager, Material Handling Division, New Age Industrial
Senior Vice President of Engineering, Tompkins Solutions
Chief Operating Officer, Clark Europe
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Telematics for industrial fleets. Fleet & safety management solutions: track vehicles, boost efficiency, operate safer, & avoid unexpected downtime.
Fact of the week
Pilots and co-pilots are required to eat different meals just in case one meal causes food poisoning.

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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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2017 Combilift ESL2575 | 2012 Hubtex S50D
2014 JCB 930-4 | 2013 Hyster H18XM-12
2015 Genie GS1932 | 2015 Doosan BR16JW-7
2013 Caterpillar NSR12N | 2011 Nissan PLL180 

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Hawker Powersource, Inc.
HAWKER® offers a range of hybrid motive power solutions customized to adapt as your operation's needs change.
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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Fact of the week
Pilots and co-pilots are required to eat different meals just in case one meal causes food poisoning.

MTC Forklifts b.v. is an international wholesale company specialised in buying & selling forklifts, port equipment & aerial platforms. We deliver worldwide from our yard in the Netherlands. Check these specials:

2017 Combilift ESL2575 | 2012 Hubtex S50D
2014 JCB 930-4 | 2013 Hyster H18XM-12
2015 Genie GS1932 | 2015 Doosan BR16JW-7
2013 Caterpillar NSR12N | 2011 Nissan PLL180 

CONTACT US!   View our full stock of used machines. 

Showcased in the Virtual Expo

Seeking Ambitious Dealers Globally. Your chance to join a leading heavy machinery brand. Exclusive territories await!

Exclusive Territories Available. Join SOCMA's leading innovation in heavy machinery. 

Partner for success. Enjoy comprehensive support and impressive profit potential.

Contact us now - +86 153 050 495 72 - www.socma-forklift.com 

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TVH Headquarters
All parts and accessories for material handling, industrial vehicles, and construction and agricultural equipment.
Upcoming in the editorial calendar
HANDLING MATERIALS IN HARSH OR SPECIALIZED ENVIRONMENTS
Feb 2024
REDUCING OPERATING COSTS WITH FORKLIFT FLEET MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
Mar 2024

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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Pilots and co-pilots are required to eat different meals just in case one meal causes food poisoning.
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