Exceeding Expectations: Buying and Selling MHE with The Forklift Pro

Buying and Selling with The Forklift Pro

Part of warehouse and supply chain optimization is smart utilization of space and equipment. Lowering overhead costs and choosing MHE that can meet the supply and demand needs of your operations can also help with the overall growth and success of your supply chain. You need a forklift supplier who takes the time to thoroughly understand your business goals, your … Read More

Vick KumarExceeding Expectations: Buying and Selling MHE with The Forklift Pro

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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Choosing a Reputable Forklift Wholesaler

How to choose a reputable forklift wholesaler.

There are many moving parts (quite literally) when choosing a forklift wholesaler, but the number one contender is finding a trustworthy company. Analyzing company reputation, purchase terms, leasing opportunities, equipment quality, customer service, and experience level are all crucial factors in choosing the best wholesaler for your needs. Though a used forklift purchase may be a basic one-time transaction, analyzing … Read More

Vick KumarChoosing a Reputable Forklift Wholesaler

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

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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

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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

Looking Ahead: Blind Spot Safety

Blind Spots FLP

While safety in the workplace is consistently discussed in the material handling industry, there are devastating accidents nearly every day. Corners, doorways, and limited visibility areas present unique challenges for operators and pedestrians. Blind spots require focus and, in some cases, extra time for all those involved in the material handling process. Here are four best practices for avoiding blind … Read More

Bill ZemakLooking Ahead: Blind Spot Safety

Fleet Management in Extreme Cold

How to care for heavy equipment in extreme cold

Keeping your forklift fleet running during extreme cold is a challenge for operators across the country. Record lows and temperatures similar to those from last winter are expected again this season. Taking a few basic precautions with your fleet of equipment this winter will prevent high repair costs, plus a loss of efficiency and workplace safety. Here are some things … Read More

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Reducing Forklift-Related Industrial Accidents

Worker-and-forklift-driver-in-industrial-factory

Every workplace has potential dangers for employees and equipment. However those in industrial and warehouse settings are at a greater risk for serious accidents, due to the involvement of heavy machinery, including material handling equipment (MHE). Though there are several rules, regulations, and safety standards established to help reduce the number and severity of accidents in these workplaces by organizations … Read More

Bill ZemakReducing Forklift-Related Industrial Accidents

Why Remarketing Helps Your Business

The Forklift Pro Remarketing

Industrial space management, warehouse operations, and construction site planning are all commonly machine-laden. There are several things to always have top-of-mind for operations managers of these spaces and industries, many of which tie directly to the machine handling equipment (MHE) the company has on the books and in use. However, there are also various other aspects to be managed in … Read More

Bill ZemakWhy Remarketing Helps Your Business