Tidy warehouse, tidy mind

22 July 2021

You may have heard the saying ‘tidy house, tidy mind’, but did you know this also applies to warehouses? A tidy warehouse, a tidy mind! A well-organised, clean warehouse isn’t just about complying with legal regulations. It’s also about creating an efficient, safe and healthy place to work, and...

How do you choose a forklift?

19 July 2021

Please answer our simple tick-box survey and let us know. Within any warehouse equipment manufacturer’s forklift truck range, you will find a potentially bewildering array of model types suited to a variety of different requirements. But how do you choose the right forklifts for your business? It...

Boosting operator comfort

6 July 2021

When investing in a materials handling equipment for your business there are many things to consider. What load weights do you need the truck to carry? What heights should they be able to lift to? Which engine type should you choose? Another just as important consideration is operator comfort. Your...

Planning for busy periods

9 June 2021

For most logistics operators, warehouse managers and materials handling professionals, the busiest time of the year is Christmas. Combine that with the increasing popularity of black Friday and cyber weekend, the demand throughout November and December has hit an all-time high. For others, such as...

Product Spotlight: Electric Forklift Trucks

24 May 2021

Electric forklifts offer an environmentally friendly means of transporting goods around a site. These trucks are a comprehensive choice for any application, offering benefits such as minimal maintenance needs, better handling and reduced noise output. If you’re considering an electric forklift for...

How to Choose a Stacker

20 May 2021

Within any warehouse equipment manufacturer’s stacker truck range, you will find a potentially bewildering variety of model types. In a recent article for Eureka, the online magazine for the material handling professional, Mark Nicholson, with help from Andreas Schock, Warehouse Product Manager at...

Are your staff up to date with their forklift training?

10 May 2021

To operate a forklift, your employee must have completed certified forklift training. They also need to maintain their training via refresher courses and online learning. As an employer, it is your responsibility to ensure your employees have the correct certifications – so are you confident your...

Waste not… ever

22 April 2021

The drive for more circular logistics Plastic is often painted as the villain of pollution and wastage but all kinds of packaging material, including board, paper, shrink and bubble wrap, are wasted and discarded, every day. In a recent article, Ruari McCallion writing for Eureka, the online...

Why you must keep your warehouse floors in top condition

24 March 2021

In 2014 Gian Schiava wrote an article for Eureka, the online magazine for the materials handling professional, about the importance of a clean, flat warehouse floor, and emphasised that negligence could have a negative impact on warehouse productivity. In his latest article, he continues his...