Trends in logistics and materials handling for 2022

18 January 2022

In 2021 we saw several trends for the materials handling and logistics industry accelerate in response to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic changing people’s lifestyles and shopping habits, as well as an increasing spotlight on environmental issues. So, it will be interesting to see what 2022 will...

Forklift truck users - be prepared and stay safe this winter

8 December 2021

Safety in the workplace should always be a priority for Forklift Operators and Warehouse Managers. However, as winter sets in and we face harsher and wetter operating conditions, materials handling professionals may experience additional safety challenges that must be addressed. Firstly, consider...

Cat ® Lift Trucks flag was raised to Europe's highest point!

24 November 2021

Mount Elbrus (Greater Caucasus, Russia) is a double-headed extinct volcano. The highest point - Western peak - rising 5642 m above sea level. That was the endpoint of our team’s route. The summit ascent of the Western peak is a dangerous task. Moreover, it is a great challenge, demanding...

The shape of things to come

21 October 2021

Future factories and materials handling machinery In a article for Eureka, the online magazine for the materials handling professional, Ruari McCallion investigates how the development of artificial intelligence and the need for sustainability will strongly influence the design and layout of future...

Free materials handling guidance

20 October 2021

Our free online magazine for materials handling professionals, Eureka, is here to keep you informed, save you time and help your business get ahead. We rigorously research the latest trends, technologies and solutions, so you don’t have to. Then we digest the information and present you with...

Save materials and fuel – for your business and the planet

6 October 2021

Reducing waste may not always be easy but it’s both environmentally and economically rewarding in the quest to improve sustainable logistics, as Gian Schiava explains in a recent article for Eureka the online magazine for the materials handling professional. Managing the flow of goods within a...

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...