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Toyota’s new electric counterbalance range comes with a choice of lithium-ion, lead-acid or hydrogen power options

Toyota’s new electric counterbalance range

Toyota Material Handling UK has launched a new range of electric counterbalance forklifts. Designed for both indoor and heavy-duty outdoor applications, the Traigo80 80-volt electric counterbalance range is offered with a choice of lithium-ion, lead-acid or fuel cell power solutions. Customers that opt for lithium-ion batteries can select two intelligent …

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Victoria Plum invests in new Toyota forklift fleet

Victoria Plum invests in new Toyota forklift fleet

Online bathroom retailer Victoria Plum has optimised its intralogistics processes by investing in a new fleet of more than 50 electric-powered Toyota lift trucks. Including state-of-the-art reach and counterbalance models as well as powered pallet trucks and order pickers, the trucks will be deployed at the company’s 277,000 sq ft …

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Booming electric forklift market

Booming electric forklift market

With more and more forklift truck users opting for electric-power over IC-engine driven machines when the time comes to replace or upgrade their materials handling equipment fleet, the coming years are expected to bring a clear shift away from diesel and LPG towards electric forklifts. Indeed, Toyota Material Handling expect …

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Camso Japan receives Toyota President’s Award

Camso Japan Receives Toyota President’s Award

Camso Japan announced it has received the President’s Award from Toyota Industries Corporation in recognition of its excellence as a supplier. Presented to the top company among the Supplier Award recipients in each division, this prestigious President’s Award follows a recent Supplier Award from Toyota L&F Company, the materials handling …

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Forklift operator comfort is essential

Forklift operator comfort is essential

A forklift operator’s office is the truck’s cabin so it’s essential that every aspect of the cab’s design is considered if the operator is going to be kept comfortable and productive throughout the working day, says Toyota Material Handling UK’s Gary Ison Sitting comfortably Ergonomics is often defined as ‘the …

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