As with any vehicle, when purchasing a forklift truck, it is worth considering whether you need to buy a new one or whether a refurbished forklift would be a good alternative. The argument for a brand-new truck is easy to understand – a trouble free choice, but from a cost-benefit perspective,... Read more
It’s just over a year since we launched our Cat® Lift Trucks APP and it’s proving to be a valued business tool for our customers, prospects and dealers.
The APP, which was launched in winter 2017 in response to the growing need from our dealers and potential customers for more easy-to-... Read more
As major trade exhibitions continue to highlight the materials handling industry’s accelerating pace of change, it is important that companies avoid being left behind. Hans Seijger, Vice President Marketing and Sales for Cat® Lift Trucks in the EAME region, offers advice on how to keep up with... Read more
An increasing number of companies are currently reviewing the model mixture within their materials handling fleet. That makes absolute sense. A truck that is only used half the time might be obsolete. In the end, no one can afford to spend money irrationally anymore. A materials handling fleet... Read more
It sounds like a verse or a game from our childhood, but also in a materials handling environment sometimes it is very true to "stay put where you are." A good example are lift truck drivers. If they - for whatever reason - get off their seat while the lift truck is still driving, then life-... Read more