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|If accelerated dealer activity and expansion by manufacturers are a barometer of industry health, things have been going very well for materials handling.
Our recent newsletters have been brimming with reports of new dealer appointments and expansions of dealerships. We have also reported on new facilities in many regions, indicating heightened activity on the part of the major manufacturers.
That's why this week's warning from German giant Jungheinrich about a "gloomier macroeconomic environment" is quite worrying.
While Jungheinrich is still heading for a healthy profit, the company is preparing investors for grim news ahead of its second quarter results announcement next month.
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|CTI Logistics relies on Linde Australasia News|
Perth, WA CTI Logistics is seeing benefits from moving to a single materials handling supplier.
With 28 facilities nationwide and over 200,000 sqm of warehousing under roof, CTI Logistics has grown ...
|Parts Express heads to Toowoomba Australasia News|
Toowoomba, Qld US parts wholesaler Parts Express will open its first warehouse for distribution in Australia late in the third quarter of 2019. The facility will be located in Toowoomba, Queensland. ...
|Napier Port eyes $200 million in IPO Australasia News|
Napier Napier Port aims to raise more than $200 million on the share market to help ease congestion woes.
The Hawke's Bay Regional Council is to list a 45% stake ...
|Vin Rowe: The future is electric! Australasia News|
Vin Rowe Farm Machinery are excited to announce they will be the sole importer and distributor of the Zowell range of electric material handling equipment, including pallet trucks, reach stackers, and electric forklifts.
Zowell's quality products are designed with comfort, stability and efficiency in mind.
Contact Graham at Vin Rowe to find out more!
Vin Rowe Farm Machinery
Tel: +61 (0) 418 177 045 | Web | Email
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|Jungheinrich lowers expectations|
GERMANY German materials handling giant Jungheinrich is preparing investors for gloomy news ahead of its second quarter results announcement next month.
After a good start to the current financial year, ...
|Riwal expands in Europe|
NETHERLANDS Aerial work platform and telehandler rental specialist Riwal continues to expand in Europe with the opening of four new depots in the UK, France, Netherlands and Croatia.
The new ...
|Clark Europe appoints Spanish dealer|
GERMANY Clark Europe has appointed Serema S.A. as its new sales partner for Spain. The experienced materials handling specialist based in Barcelona is taking over the sale and service of Clark ...
|KION adds Quality Lift Trucks to network|
UNITED STATES KION North America Corporation has announced the appointment of Quality Lift Trucks to its dealer network, effective immediately.
“With an established 40-year history and long-time commitment to customer ...
LEEA goes to parliament
- London, United Kingdom
JLG rental store wins
- McConnellsburg, PA, United States
Plug Power contract expanded
- Latham, NY, United States
|Haulotte names African distributors|
SOUTH AFRICA Haulotte Group has added three new retailers for the brand in the Africa zone: Sterling Access in South Africa, Promatex OI in Réunion Island and Pie Tnufa in Israel. These ...
|Movers & Shakers|
Material Handling Systems, Goldhofer, B&B Attachments
|Kalmar opens SC training centre|
UNITED STATES Kalmar has opened its new Customer Experience & Training Centre (CEC), located in North Charleston, South Carolina.
The facility is designed to accommodate dealer and customer visits, serving ...
|Ashdod Port invests in port equipment|
ISRAEL Ashdod Port has received the largest ship-to-shore (STS) crane in Israel and 15 new forklifts, representing a combined total investment of approximately USD16 million, as it improves its operational facility. ...
|Manufacturer fined for forklift death|
UNITED KINGDOM A manufacturer has been fined GBP200,000 (USD249,000) after a worker was killed by a forklift.
Christine Workman was working at Minteq UK in Kings Norton, Birmingham, when she was ...
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|Tailift Material Handling Taiwan Co., Ltd.|
Tailift Taiwan has been designing and manufacturing forklifts for 30+ years, offering reliable, competitive products globally. Tailift is also a proud OEM manufacturer for numerous well-known brands. Tailift Taiwan's products include internal combustion engine and electric forklifts, class 3 pallet trucks and stackers, and VNA trucks.
The Tailift Group owns two manufacturing locations in Taiwan and China (Qingdao), and a sales and distribution center in California, U.S.A. The Tailift Group has entered a joint venture with Toyota Industries Group in 2015.
If you are interested in an opportunity to partner with a leading manufacturer with over 30 years experience, CONTACT US!
Johnson Hsu, Tailift Material Handling: +886 49 2263 8008 email website ShopFront