BYD Forklift unveils advanced products at LogiMAT

BYD, a leading manufacturer of New Energy Vehicles (NEVs) introduced new products to its range of zero-emission forklifts at LogiMAT trade fair (Hall 10, Stand G61 – Stuttgart, 31 May – 2nd June 2022). A highlight was the European premiere of the heavy-duty BYD ECB70/80 counterbalance forklift. Additionally, BYD demonstrated an expanded range of industry-leading […]

07/06/2022 - 14:51 pm

Raymond celebrates national forklift safety day with launch of next-generation VR simulator

As a proud supporter of the 9th National Forklift Safety Day, The Raymond Corporation is committed to prioritising forklift operator education and providing intelligent warehouse solutions that help customers create a culture of continuous improvement and boost overall facility well-being. Along with National Forklift Safety Day, The Raymond Corporation will be celebrating its 100th anniversary and […]

07/06/2022 - 14:30 pm

Doosan launches NXS enhanced value range of diesel forklifts

Doosan has launched the NXS Series – an enhanced value range of four-wheel diesel powered counterbalanced forklift trucks – aiming to hit a value sweet-spot between the high-spec D25S-9, for heavy duty applications, and the economy D25NXP series for occasional users. Fully compliant with Euro Stage V, the NXS Series is powered by Doosan’s fuel-efficient […]

24/05/2022 - 12:04 pm

Toyota’s new narrow chassis and cold store reach trucks

Toyota Material Handling has made two further additions to the BT Reflex reach truck range. Following the recent updates to the R, E and O-series of BT Reflex machines, the narrow chassis N-series – suitable for confined spaces – has been further improved, while cold-store versions of the R, E and N-series are also now […]

24/05/2022 - 11:49 am

Raymond adds new thin plate pure lead power solution

The Raymond Corporation has added a new power solution to its Energy Essentials Distributed by Raymond portfolio of batteries produced at Raymond’s facility in Greene, New York, USA. Partnering with EnerSys, Raymond offers thin plate pure lead (TPPL) technology to deliver fast-charging and maintenance-free power that provides customers with the high-performance energy needed to optimise their […]

24/05/2022 - 11:39 am

BrightEYE helps businesses see the way to material handling efficiency  

VisionNav Robotic’s BrightEYE system is helping to bring efficiency and significant safety gains at sites where driverless forklifts are deployed. But what is BrightEYE and how does it work? Here are 10 frequently asked questions about this revolutionary intralogistics technology.    In simple terms, what is the BrightEYE System and how does it work? The […]

01/05/2022 - 10:08 am

The beverage industry is raising a glass to warehouse automation

With increasingly fickle consumers demanding new brands and flavours all the time, drink manufacturers are continuously looking to add to their product offerings. As a result, across the beverage industry, SKU (stock keeping unit) numbers have proliferated noticeably in recent years and this has left many manufacturers and distributors struggling to find the space needed […]

09/04/2022 - 13:04 pm

Haulotte partners with Jungheinrich in Norway

Haulotte Scandinavia and Jungheinrich have joined forces in a new partnership for sales and service. Robert Magnusson, general manager of Haulotte Scandinavia, said, “Jungheinrich and Haulotte have a similar business model, where safety and quality take precedence over everything else. Both companies are moving towards fully electric solutions in an environmentally friendly way. Jungheinrich has […]

15/03/2022 - 15:57 pm

Dimos opens  branch office in Dubai

Dimos Maschinenbau GmbH, a manufacturer of warehouse and industrial trucks as well as system supplier for the air cargo sector, is establishing a branch office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With this move, the family business based in Peterberg, Germany, is strengthening its local customer and project support and taking a big step towards internationalisation. […]

21/02/2022 - 15:33 pm

Power options

Toyota Material Handling UK has launched a new range of electric counterbalance forklifts. Designed for both indoor and heavy-duty outdoor applications, the Traigo80 80-volt electric counterbalance range is offered with a choice of lithium-ion, lead-acid or fuel cell power solutions. Customers that opt for lithium-ion batteries can select two intelligent energy packs based on Toyota’s own […]

09/02/2022 - 12:37 pm

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