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How Barloworld Handling won the contract for Pall-Ex’s new Fleet

Pall-Ex, the UK's leading pallet distribution network, recently upgraded the forklift truck fleet at its £12m Leicestershire hub with a new fleet of 36 CNG powered Hyster Fortens™ trucks from Barloworld Handling. The new fleet replaces the company's existing fleet of Hyster XM forklifts and is thought to be the …

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In a Jiffy!

Jofson Mitsubishi seals first contract with envelope giant. Famously dependable machines and a unique approach to customer service… Qualities that led West Midlands forklift specialist Jofson Mitsubishi to win a rare and prestigious contract to supply Jiffy Packaging Ltd – maker of the well-known padded envelopes. The innovative contract hire …

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CHT 300 high tension strapping tool

ENHANCES CYKLOP BATTERY-POWERED RANGE A new high-tension friction weld tool has been added to Cyklop's battery-powered range of strapping tools as the industry pushes for higher safety standards. The CHT 300 has been created for niche markets where higher tensions are called for, such as brick and block producers, the …

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Fork Truck tragedies could have been avoided

Fork Lift Truck Association urges truck users to take more care The Fork Lift Truck Association has issued a safety warning in response to two separate, fatal accidents involving markedly similar circumstances. Tragically, the fatalities could well have been avoided had the operators concerned employed a few basic but life-saving …

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