Like all industrial purchases, buying a forklift takes preparation. Usage, load weights, budget, and more all factor in. Here's a how-to from the Forklift Boss himself, updated for 2019.
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Blog posts from Marshall Cromer, "The Forklift Boss". Follow us for information on forklift safety, strategic advice from our team's service experts, and upcoming technologies shaping the future of material handling!
When it's time to replace high-emission "big" forklifts, the State of California has a program to help reduce your costs if you go electric. Here's a case study in how one Oakland company did just that.
If you "Spring Clean" your warehouse's docks and doors, you'll have peak performance and maximum safety during the busy summer season.
You already watch your forklifts' tires, chains, etc. Other parts can wear out though...and unless we keep an eye on them, they can cause a serious accident. Here are 6 parts to check.
The summer rental reservations have already started. Book your summer material handling equipment from our rental fleet now...before someone else does!
Forklift tire prices will rise later this year. Now is a great time to replace your worn forklift tires, at the best prices available. Here's how we make tire replacement painless and affordable.
Businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area can take advantage of a grant to help them replace old, high-emission forklifts with clean electrics. Here are the details.
The Section 179 tax deduction got a boost for 2018 and beyond. Are you taking advantage of the savings before the end of the year?
Lift Truck Service is a Linde dealer. They've sold and serviced Linde forklifts for 30 years. Now they're joining the Cromer family...and you benefit!
If you're planning a forklift purchase before the end of the year, should you plan for a higher price? Depends on the forklift brand.