Gregory Poole Receives Industry Award

RALEIGH, NC – Gregory Poole Lift Systems, a recognized leader in the material handling industry, has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for its outstanding achievements in 2023 by their industry trade association, The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA). This achievement marks the 14th consecutive year that Gregory Poole Lift Systems…

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Safety Awareness - Lights and Alarms

Safety Awareness – Lights and Alarms

Lift equipment is a crucial part of any warehouse, distribution center, supply center, or dockyard. With the increase in e-commerce and industrial activities, lift equipment operation for loading and transporting goods have increased to new levels. The risk involved in everyday operation of lift equipment can be lowered by adding lift equipment awareness solutions. Adding…

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Section 179 Deduction

Section 179 Deduction

What is it? A part of the IRS tax code, Section 179 allows businesses to deduct the full purchase price of qualifying equipment bought or financed during the tax year. This significant tax incentive is designed to encourage businesses to invest in themselves by purchasing the equipment they need to grow. Section 179 can be…

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Forklift Battery Charging Station

Forklift Battery Charging Station Requirements

Are you meeting the forklift battery charging station requirements? Forklifts are essential equipment for many different facilities, but like any piece of heavy machinery, owners and operators must enforce careful precautions to ensure the safety of those using and working around them. While there are a variety of forklift types available on the market today,…

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How does a high-performance pick station work?

HIGH-PERFORMANCE PICK STATION Ergonomic, efficient picking of multiple orders simultaneously. The high-performance pick station is designed to boost order picking. It provides operators with immediate and direct access to as many boxes or totes as possible when filling orders. It is ideal for high-turnover products, and thanks to its ergonomic design, it facilitates the preparation…

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Yale Integrated Lithium-ion Lift Truck Charging

Lithium-ion Battery Powered Lift Trucks

Today’s facilities face strict standards and tough challenges at every step. They must reduce costs with limited labor resources, while accommodating tightening emissions legislation and hygiene standards. Combat these constraints with flexibility while utilizing lithium-ion battery powered lift trucks. Did You Know? High-intensity warehouses must address multiple challenges simultaneously – accommodate strict emissions regulations and…

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Cut the Fat from Your Forklift Fleet

With supply chains still reeling from myriad disruptions at the start of the 2020s, the pressure to maximize efficiency and control costs is intense. But while businesses find their footing, manufacturing, and heavy-duty industries in particular are facing an even greater time of transition. Government emissions targets, labor challenges and the continued advance of data…

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What is the difference between LSV and a Golf Cart?

What is a Low-Speed Vehicle? A low-speed vehicle (LSV) is a street-legal, four-wheeled vehicle with a top speed of 25 mph and a gross vehicle weight rating of less than 3,000 lbs. Most U.S. states allow LSVs to drive on roads marked 35 mph or less. Low-speed vehicles are typically electric and must adhere to…

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The Benefits of Converting Electric Power to Hydrogen

E-commerce sales grew 44% in 2020, and it is projected that over 25% of all retail sales will be online by 2024. Logistics operations are under pressure to meet demand for broad selection and fast delivery while controlling costs. The warehouse is key to boosting efficiency and supporting greater speed and selection while keeping costs…

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Should you lease your lift truck fleet?

Warehouse equipment is a major expense. Businesses cannot afford to settle for a procurement option that does not fit their needs. In fact, the 2022 lift truck acquisition study in Modern Materials Handling reveals high variability in usage trends, with some respondents replacing and retiring lift trucks after less than five years, less than eight…

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Safety First with Combilift Pedestrian Trucks

Pedestrian pallet and stacker trucks have become a staple in warehouse operations, retail operations, and other places where larger ride-on forklifts don’t fit into the mix. One of the main reasons is safety of operation while also being affordable for smaller businesses. The compact footprint of these trucks also contributes to their popularity. Versatility in…

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Gregory Poole Lift Systems is pleased to announce its recognition by Yale Materials Handling Corporation with the 2022 Dealer of Excellence award. This annual award honors Yale dealers that have exhibited focused leadership and continue to drive their customers to the highest level of performance in all functional areas of materials handling. To receive the…

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Raleigh, NC 27616
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