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New Hyster® Reach Trucks with tilting mast


Hyster Europe has launched a new, compact Reach Truck series with a tilting mast, perfectly suited to warehouses where space is at a premium, such as those commonly found in retail, food and beverage applications. “The new Hyster® Reach Truck models are designed for retail, food and drink warehouses operations …

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Reaching up for additional space

Jungheinrich Reaching Up for Additional Space

The continued shift towards online retail – which reached its highest level ever of 21.5% in November 2018 – is driving unprecedented demand for warehouse space. But with costs also rising, moving to new space is not always an option. Add in the shift towards 24×7 operations and the labour …

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Jungheinrich world premiere of the ETV 216i: The world’s first reach truck with built-in lithium-ion battery

Jungheinrich World premiere of the ETV 216i

Jungheinrich is presenting the ETV 216i – the first reach truck in the world with standard built-in lithium-ion battery. Jungheinrich consistently used the advantages of this space-saving and efficient battery technology in the development of the truck. Because of this, the ETV 216i has a revolutionary truck design. The latest …

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Are forklift reach truck drivers cost efficient?

With a reach truck’s role largely confined to putting away and picking palletised loads within the racking aisles, reach truck operators are increasingly perceived as the least cost efficient of all warehouse employees, says John Maguire FCILT. Pay review time? Within any non-automated warehouse operation, labour costs are likely to …

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