A Year in Review [Infographic]

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What a difference a year makes! We had a great 2015 and, for fun, we wanted to share some stats with all the loyal readers of our blog. Most Read Blog Posts of 2015
 1.    Selling Your Forklift 2.    Forklift Tire Safety 3.    Prevent Workplace Injuries We do business around the world! Top countries include:
 1.    The Unites States of … Read More

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Building Relationships Through Customer Service

Building relationships through customer service

Procuring, inspecting, repairing, and sourcing wholesale machines, used forklifts and other material handling equipment (MHE) is our specialty. Although we buy and sell this equipment from all over the United States and around the world, we’re a relatively small business in a niche market. Sure, there are plenty of larger companies that deal in this industry; so, what makes us … Read More

Bill ZemakBuilding Relationships Through Customer Service

Smart Ways to Invest in Material Handling Equipment

Smart Ways to Invest in Material Handling Equipment

Let’s face it: your business is constantly changing. While each day certainly brings its own challenges, your focus is probably more on the year-over-year variables such as growth, profitability, staffing, and capital investment. One of the most challenging decisions a business might face is when to invest in a new purchase (or perhaps when to opt for a lease in … Read More

Bill ZemakSmart Ways to Invest in Material Handling Equipment

Forklift Safety in Rainy Weather

Forklift Safety In Rain

April showers bring May flowers, or something like that, right? Some days can still be a bit chilly, but spring is here. The weather is finally starting to warm up, and you don’t have to worry about managing your fleet in icy conditions, for the most part. Rain, however, is something we have to consider regardless of temperature. Forklift safety … Read More

Bill ZemakForklift Safety in Rainy Weather

Our Process For Your Equipment (Infographic)

The Forklift Pro Info-graphic

Here at the Forklift Pro, we make selling and buying material handling equipment as easy as possible. Rest assured, when you purchase from us, the forklifts are well taken care of and receive the attention they deserve. From a thorough cleaning and inspection, to your own personal sales representative, we’re with you every step of the way.

Bill ZemakOur Process For Your Equipment (Infographic)

Dealership Advantage With The Forklift Pro

Dealership Advantages with The Forklift Pro

Durable, affordable and fixable. There are so many great reasons to buy used forklifts. These machines, though previously owned, perform great. You have the peace of mind that the forklift has performed well in a similar environment. The price point is such that you increase your buying power going with a pre-owned option. The maintenance fees, too, are much lower. … Read More

Bill ZemakDealership Advantage With The Forklift Pro

Dangerous Distractions in the Warehouse

Distractions in the warehouse

We can all agree that driving a car while distracted is risky behavior. Dan Clark, from The Safety Brief, accurately states that “Forklift safety starts when the driver understands a forklift is not a car.” While they’re definitely not the same, similar rules apply to both. Pedestrians always have the right of way. Obey speed limits. Stay in designated lanes. … Read More

Bill ZemakDangerous Distractions in the Warehouse

Ode to the Forklift

A Brief History of Forklifts – The Forklift Pro

In previous blog posts, we covered topics ranging from different uses for forklifts to picking the right machine.  For those in the supply chain industry, it’s easy to understand that if a forklift is needed for the job – nothing else will do, but before the 1900s, forklifts were still a dream of the future.  Now that they’ve been around … Read More

Bill ZemakOde to the Forklift

Internal Combustion or Electric Forklifts: Which One is Right for You?

Electric or IC Forklifts – The Forklift Pro

Choosing the right forklift is essential to the overall success and efficiency of your company. Relying on the wrong type of material handling equipment can result in lost time and money, so you need to be sure you are informed about the different type of forklifts available in today’s market. Whether you are using the forklift inside a warehouse or … Read More

Bill ZemakInternal Combustion or Electric Forklifts: Which One is Right for You?

3 Reasons to Consider Retiring Your Material Handling Equipment

3 Reasons You Might Need to Consider Retiring Your Material Handling Equipment

The equipment you have to help run the warehouse has served you well, but no matter how heavy-duty it is, MHE doesn’t last forever. As with automobiles, your machine puts in work hours and requires upkeep. Eventually, productivity decreases as the wear and tear of daily jobs take their toll. So, when do you start considering an upgrade? Here are … Read More

Bill Zemak3 Reasons to Consider Retiring Your Material Handling Equipment