Operator Assistance Technologies: Everything You Need to Know

Modern warehouses are facing a growing problem — an increasing demand alongside a gap in worker supply. As production needs continue to rise, warehouse operators are looking for solutions to increase lift truck efficiency and equip their teams for success. In addition to improving productivity, warehouse operators must continue to invest in workplace safety. Increasing…

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How to Select the Right Commercial UTV for You

  First, some history about Polaris, the company that introduced the first UTV. Polaris manufactured its first snowmobile in 1955 and in the following decades, parlayed its success into product development and new markets. In 1985 Polaris became the first American company to build an all-terrain vehicle, or ATV for short. They named it the…

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Everything You Need to Know About Yard Spotters

Yard spotters are quickly revolutionizing the trucking industry. These vehicles are powerhouses, delivering unparalleled performance, efficiency and safety that standard semi-trucks can’t match. Unsurprisingly, industry experts project the terminal tractor market will reach more than $1.04 billion by 2030, expanding at a compound annual growth rate of 4.23%. But what does a yard spotter do,…

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The Benefits of Articulated Mast Forklifts

Businesses are constantly looking for innovative ways to work faster and more accurately while minimizing resource requirements. Investing in proper warehousing equipment is one of the best ways to accomplish this goal, empowering companies to take charge of their space and enhance productivity while saving money. Articulated forklifts are versatile machines suitable for both indoor…

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How To Choose The Right Pallet Racking System For Your Warehouse

Distribution, storage and material handling operations use pallet racking systems to stack palletized loads or single items. These systems add convenience and simplicity for storing materials in warehouses, but you receive the most value when choosing an option suited to your operations and space. 5 Factors to Consider for Warehouse Racking Solutions As you consider…

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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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