How Forklift Classifications Help With Purchasing

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The evolution of the forklift has given many industries better options for their material handling needs. Two main factors determined how forklifts are classified – the fuel type and the job type. Because each class operates differently, forklift drivers must be trained on each class of forklift they intend to operate. Forklifts have been given seven different classifications in order … Read More

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4 Ways The Forklift Pro Supports Forklift Dealers

4 Ways The Forklift Pro Supports Forklift Dealers

At The Forklift Pro, we put emphasis on the importance of dealer-wholesaler trust and relationships. We firmly believe that maintaining these relationships takes dedication, communication, and ongoing support. We serve as a support system for dealers looking for the best used material handling equipment to increase efficiency. Time is always of the essence, and your requests will be handled to … Read More

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Choosing a Forklift Wholesaler in the Automotive Industry

Choosing a forklift wholesaler in the automotive industry

As the automotive industry grows, so does the need for quality material handling equipment. Industry challenges, market demands, and technology innovations have launched the automotive industry into production overdrive. This has signaled a fast-growing need for reliable forklift machines and a reputable dealer that can meet the demands of the industry. Understanding Agility Agility is key to continued success in … Read More

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Counterbalance vs. Reach Forklifts

Counterbalance and Reach Forklifts in a warehouse

Forklifts are not one-size-fits-all machines. Though they all have similar capabilities and the same end goal of efficiently moving material, understanding their differences is fundamental in the purchase process. Warehouse space, loading requirements, storage space, and weighted material are all key players in deciding which used forklift style to choose. Though counterbalance forklifts have typically been the leader in lifting, … Read More

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Electric vs. Propane Forklifts [Infographic]

Electic versus Propane Forklifts

Purchasing a used forklift for your business is not always a straightforward endeavor. There are many factors to consider in the decision making process, such as type of material being handled, workspace (indoor, outdoor, narrow aisles, etc.), and weight capacity needs. Choosing the wrong material handling equipment presents an unnecessary strain on capital. You want your investment to fulfill the … Read More

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Twitter Chats with The Forklift Pro

Twitter Chats with The Forklift Pro

The digital revolution has given the material handling company the power to reach their customers online, as well as collaborate with other industry leaders. We have had the opportunity to establish great relationships through multiple online platforms – not just with our great clients, but also with other material handling leaders. We are always searching for ways to better serve … Read More

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5 Tips for Warehouse Organization

Warehouse Organization Tips from The Forklift Pro

Warehouse managers are becoming increasingly aware of the need for facility maintenance, organization, minimizing labor expenses, and lowering overhead costs. The problem is typically not lack of manpower or resources, but lack of space efficiency and inventory organization. A clear-cut management plan is anything but simple, but the right organizational methods and best practices can bring balance and efficiency to … Read More

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5 Must-Have Material Handling Apps

The Forklift Pro recommends these 5 Apps for Material Handling Equipment

Apps are designed to pass the time, entertain us, educate us, and make our lives more convenient. Did you know that certain apps can increase workplace safety and efficiency? What if you could control your MHE inventory with your phone? We sought out the answers to those questions and as it turns out, you can! When you type “forklifts” into … Read More

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A Wholesaler’s Role in Forklift Safety

The Forklift Pro Wholesaler Safety

Though forklift safety is the responsibility of everyone in the warehouse, exemplary leadership and safety culture needs to start with the equipment you are purchasing – and from whom you are purchasing it. Establishing clear-cut processes for equipment, safety standards, and safety compliance begins with your wholesaler, which is why it is so important to be selective with where you … Read More

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Forklift 101: Tips for New Forklift Drivers

Forklift Driver 101

Forklifts give us the power to save time, money, heavy lifting, and unloading, as well as increase efficiency in warehouse logistics. With that being said, being a forklift operator takes discipline, focus, and continuous training. There is a hard line between being a professional forklift operator and being an experienced forklift operator professional. Don’t worry – in time you will … Read More

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