Jungheinrich acquires ITS Forklifts

Jungheinrich has acquired Industrial Truck Sales New Zealand Forklifts (ITS Forklifts) and establishes its 41st sales unit in New Zealand. The company will distribute its entire portfolio through the existing sales network and local partners in New Zealand. With the new location, Jungheinrich is strengthening its global market presence to support customers and partners in […]

15/05/2022 - 14:34 pm

New Indonesian sole dealership for Yale

PT ULTI brings Yale quality products and aftermarket service to support hardworking local industries Indonesian materials handling and heavy equipment specialists, PT. Universal Traktor Indonesia (shortened as PT ULTI), is the latest company to join the Yale authorised dealer network, to bring new levels of service and quality to the region. PT ULTI is an […]

06/04/2022 - 14:21 pm

Toyota takes strain from Andromeda  

A New South Wales manufacturer of steel cables and rubber products has grown its business over the course of 40 years with help from the l reliability, safety and sustainability of Toyota Material Handling Australia (TMHA) forklifts. Andromeda Industries, based just outside of Tamworth, recently expanded its fleet of Toyota forklifts to three with the […]

27/02/2022 - 17:42 pm

VisionNav takes automated forklifts to Europe

China-based VisionNav is introducing its range of fully automated, vision-guided forklift trucks and intelligent operating systems to the European market. VisionNav Robotics was co-founded in 2016 by a team from The University of Hong Kong and The University of Tokyo, and headquartered in Shenzhen, is the world’s leading automated guided industrial vehicles. The company is […]

13/01/2022 - 10:35 am

Kion Group continues growth in China with new facilities

The Kion Group AG has officially opened its new counterbalance truck plant in the Chinese city of Jinan (Shandong province). It has also laid the foundation stone for an additional plant for supply chain solutions in the immediate vicinity that will house a technology centre and state-of-the-art manufacturing lines. Gordon Riske, chief executive officer of […]

04/01/2022 - 12:25 pm

Operator-friendly Yale UX 4 – 5t forklifts

Forklift and warehousing solutions provider Yale is introducing its new UX Series GDP lift trucks to Australasia and the Asia-Pacific. They are quality engineered to provide an suitable solution for less frequent usage needs without compromising on performance or dealer service backup. The GDP40-50UX internal combustion counterbalance pneumatic tyre forklifts, in capacities from 4 to […]

19/10/2021 - 13:16 pm

Hyster appoints Pacific Islands dealer

Forklift and materials handling specialist, Hyster, is expanding its service offering – including safety training and logistical support – to more locations, with the appointment of PortxGroup as a Hyster dealer servicing the Pacific region. PortxGroup is a rapidly evolving industry provider of logistics solutions with a wealth of experience in port development projects and […]

03/10/2021 - 14:02 pm

Hyster introduces operator assist technology

A package of technologies has been introduced by Hyster, which are designed to reinforce proper lift truck operation by automatically adjusting truck performance based on real-time equipment status, location and operating conditions. The Hyster Reaction solution uses technology developed from an investment of over 29,000 hours of research and development time in cooperation with one […]

20/05/2021 - 18:44 pm

AGV’s keeps beer flowing into the future

Lion is one of Australasia’s largest beverage companies, employing over 4000 people across Australia and New Zealand. Lion markets premium brands in the beer, cider, fine wine, spirits and both alcoholic and non-alcoholic ready-to-drink beverages. With this diverse portfolio, Lion collectively generates a revenue of around AUD$3.958 billion each year. With a total of 15 […]

28/04/2021 - 11:42 am

Forklift sales boom in Australia

Data released by NAB (National Australia Bank) shows businesses across Australia are purchasing new equipment and vehicles in record numbers as companies embrace the strongest market conditions seen in years. Following 2020 where businesses across the globe were forced to ‘pivot’ their business through the pandemic, this year, Australian businesses are investing to build on […]

19/04/2021 - 20:26 pm

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LHA May/June 2022

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