Pallet Trucks & Stackers

Material Handling & Storage

Hand Pallet Truck are designated as Legal for Trade.

May 19, 2016

To maximize efficiency in large-scale delivery/distribution/pharmaceutical applications and increase flexibility of warehouse/delivery operations, legal for trade (LFT) hand pallet truck uses 4 certified load cells to generate data with percentage of error of 1 lb for loads up to 3,000 lb and 2 lb for loads from 3,000–5,000 lb. Design with onboard thermal printer, quick lift pump, and exchangeable/rechargeable battery facilitates movement between docks, and available functions include gross net weighing, automatic/manual tare, totaling with sequence of loads, and piece counting. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Hyster Demonstrates Commitment to High Performance Solutions

April 7, 2016

Hydrogen Fuel Cells, Lithium-Ion Batteries and Extensive Engine Options on Display GREENVILLE, N.C. – THINK PERFORMANCE is a top priority for Hyster Company. This unrivaled commitment to deliver a broad range of high performance solutions will be on display in Hyster booth #2927 at MODEX 2016. From hydrogen fuel cell-powered lift trucks, to lithium-ion batteries to the company’s extensive... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

End Rider features self-guided design.

April 5, 2016

Harnessing Driven by Balyo technology to operate as self-guided truck, Yale® MPE080VG requires no tape, wire, or magnets for guidance. Instead, vehicle relies on existing structural features such as walls, racking, and columns to self-locate and navigate. Robotic lift truck independently picks up, transports, and drops off pallets anywhere on floor. Equipped with both manual and automatic modes, MPE080VG utilizes advanced obstacle-detection feature to control truck speed in real-time. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Transportation Industry Products

Powered Scissor Lift Pallet Truck avoids unnecessary bending.

March 23, 2016

Designed for use with open-bottom pallets, skids, and totes, Crown PTH 50PS Series is suited for applications requiring frequently varied working heights because it can function as hand pallet truck and mobile work positioner that can raise, lower, and transport material. Electrically powered hydraulic system can lift as much as 2,200 lb at heights up to 31.5 in. Seven inch articulated steer wheels maintain optimal contact with floor, while 200° steering angle enables maneuvering in tight areas. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Hand Pallet Truck features foldable load tray.

February 8, 2016

When configured with Work Assist® Load Tray, PTH 50 Series can be used with range of Work Assist® accessories. Foldable 27 x 21 in. tray allows operators to position paperwork, tools, and boxes at comfortable working height so they bend over less frequently and maintain fast pace during stock handling applications. Load tray mounting system provides additional mounting points for many other Work Assist accessories, including clip pad, storage pocket, shrink wrap holder, and cup holder. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hyster Receives GOOD DESIGN(TM) Award for Efficiency and Productivity Enhancing Tier 4 Final ReachStacker

February 2, 2016

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Hyster Company announces that it has won a 2015 GOOD DESIGN™ award for its Tier 4 Final RS45-46 ReachStacker. Presented by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design, GOOD DESIGN honors yearly achievements of extraordinary design excellence. The Tier 4 Final ReachStacker was selected based on its efficient engine technology and productivity enhancing design. ... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown Equipment Helps Henningsen Cold Storage Boost Warehouse Productivity and Operator Comfort

January 28, 2016

Crown RM 6000 Series reach truck and Crown PE 4500 Series rider pallet trucks withstand harsh operating conditions and helped the company increase productivity by 50 percent NEW BREMEN, Ohio – When Henningsen Cold Storage, one of the largest warehousing companies in the United States, needed pallet jacks and forklifts that were robust enough to hold up in a refrigerated application and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown Equipment Helps Continental/Midland Improve Operator Productivity and Safety

November 18, 2015

NEW BREMEN, Ohio - When logistics executives from Continental/Midland, a producer of fasteners for manufacturing applications, looked for a forklift that would enable their operators topick and fill orders faster while operating within their narrow aisle application, they turned to Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world's largest material handling companies. As a result of this... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hyster to Feature Popular ReachStacker at TOC Americas in Panama

October 16, 2015

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Hyster Company announced today that it will be attending TOC Americas 2015 in Panama October 13 – 15 (put on by TOC Worldwide). Hyster produces the popular RS45-31 ReachStacker which is used by port customers to help increase capacity and productivity, while reducing total cost of ownership and supporting forward-thinking environmental goals. The engines used in the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Weigh and Move your Freight with Ease

October 1, 2015

The 4400 lb Manual Pallet Truck with Scale combines the maneuverability of our Pallet Boss jacks with the precise functions of a digital freight scale. This pallet truck will increase efficiency in your facility by allowing you to weigh pallets and containers without needing to transfer them to a stationary freight scale, while the LCD screen offers a simple user experience and large display. ... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hyster Company is Awarded 31-Unit Big Truck Deal by Pacific National

September 30, 2015

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Hyster Company announces that it has been selected as the successful bidder by Pacific National for a 31-unit big truck deal. Pacific National, one of Australia’s largest rail companies, has ordered 21 Hyster® ReachStackers, five masted container handlers and five heavy duty forklifts, with two boasting 105,000 pounds of lifting capacity and three with 45,000 pounds of... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Walkie Straddle Stacker and Pallet Jack maneuver in tight areas.

August 24, 2015

Able to be used in small, specialized areas within larger facility, 4,500 lb walkie electric pallet jack and 2,000 and 2,500 lb walkie straddle stackers serve delivery, retail, warehouse, and narrow-aisle applications. All models feature regenerative braking, carry IP65 rating, and feature handle heads that are sealed and weather tested. AC drive motor provides smooth acceleration and plugging, while tool-free service covers facilitate maintenance/inspection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Food Logistics Names Yale as a 2015 Top Green Provider in Food and Beverage Industry

August 7, 2015

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Yale Materials Handling Corporation was recently named a 2015 Top Green Provider by Food Logistics for the third consecutive year. Yale received the award based on its commitment to reduce environmental impact by manufacturing sustainable materials handling equipment. This year, Food Logistics acknowledged Yale for its Advanced Performance Power System (APPS) powered by... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software, Vision Systems

Raymond Debuts End-To-End Solutions at ProMat 2015

April 1, 2015

GREENE, N.Y. – The Raymond Corporation will introduce end-to-end warehouse solutions at ProMat 2015, March 23-26 in Chicago, to help customers "run better" and "manage smarter" through greater visibility of facility and material handling functions. Representatives from Raymond will be on hand at the event to discuss these product innovations. "Our focus is always the customer," says Tim... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Three-Wheel Stand Lift Truck operates in extreme environments.

April 1, 2015

Equipped with Clear View™ mast for optimal visibility, Model ESC030AD lets operators stack and transport pallets in demanding retail, cold storage, and food processing environments. Smart ride floor system helps eliminate shock and vibrations transmitted to operator from irregular floor surfaces, while side-stance control handle with proportional functionality enables precise load positioning. With 13 and 16 in. battery compartment, lift truck provides maneuverability in tight spaces. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker features power steering.

March 30, 2015

AC-powered industrial truck, CB-33, can transport and stack up to 3,300 lb of pallets. Truck features, designed to promote usability in pedestrian forklift applications, from warehouses and retail outlets to product distribution and general transportation, include noise-reducing gear design as well as multi-function steering control handle that aids load handling control and maneuverability. AC motor delivers steady acceleration and travel speeds of up to 3.1 mph under load.<br /> <br /> Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Electric Pallet Truck provides 4,000 lb capacity.

March 12, 2015

Equipped with 24 Vac brushless motor, Model PT40 is suited for tight working environments, including lift gate and local delivery applications. Maintenance-free batteries and on-board charger ensure continuous performance throughout day. Continuous Stability System, featuring fixed drive wheel supported by two spring-loaded casters that are in constant contact with ground, minimizes tipping while turning corners or traveling on uneven surface. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Rider Pallet Truck helps increase operator performance.

February 20, 2015

Available with power steering option that helps promote performance and operator comfort, PE 4500 Series can be used in such applications as loading/unloading trailers on docks or aisle-to-aisle order picking. Speed-sensitive steering and automatic speed reduction in turns deliver consistent steer effort while promoting control and truck stability. Designed to perform in demanding applications and harshest conditions, rider pallet truck also features rubber drive tire. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Hyster Celebrates Build of 1,000th ReachStacker

February 10, 2015

Truck's 'Right Sized' Tier 4 Final Engine Offers Optimized Performance and Reliability GREENVILLE, N.C. — Hyster Company celebrates a significant milestone with the build of the 1,000th ReachStacker at its big truck factory in Nijmegen, Netherlands. The 1,000th ReachStacker is one of three Hyster® RS46-36 ReachStackers that will be used at the PCH Packing Center Hamburg GmbH... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services, Transportation Industry Products

Types of Forklifts: What You Need to Know

December 15, 2014

Forklifts are designed with features that are matched to various types of pallet storage application needs: Used Electric Pallet Jack: picking from low level storage locations Used Power Operated Stacker: lower weight lifting capabilities for internal transport Used Power Counterbalanced 3 and 4 Wheel Fork Lift Truck: Loads are counterbalanced by the weight of the vehicle with mast... Read More