A forklift truck is basically a transportation device with a mast and forks at the front and a counterweight at the back. There are many different options available but the handling device essentially stays the same. Gian Schiava explores the variety of forklift attachments that cater for... Read more
Christmas is fast approaching and if you haven’t done so already now is the time for making a list - and checking it twice! For warehouse managers and anyone involved in logistics or materials handling that means ticking off all the preparations needed to cope with peak seasonal demand.
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With its new NOL10P second-level order picker, Cat® Lift Trucks has expanded the scope for improving their customers’ efficiency and productivity in picking operations. A choice of configurations, including different rising platform heights, also enables them to match the lift truck to meet... Read more
Ruari McCallion has sent out scouts.
If the stories had turned out to be true and the reality had matched the enthusiasm, our skies by now would... Read more
Of all the processes in a warehouse operation,order picking is often the most expensive in terms of employee time. Mark Nicholson looks at some time-saving advances in scanning technology and order picker truck design which promise improved profits through faster work flow... Read more