Industry News:

A new dimension in pricing: interview with Hank Mullen
 -- Posted: 8/22/2014
The next few years will likely see dimensional-based pricing eclipse the old model of ratemaking based on weight. Hank Mullen says it's about time we say farewell to the old and bring in the new.

Linde Material Handling- NA Offers Extra Incentives for Sit-Down Trucks and Lift Truck Purchases
 -- Posted: 8/21/2014

Linde Material Handling-North America Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Linde Material Handling GmbH (Aschaffenburg, Germany), is now offering a 24-Month/4,000 Hour Planned Maintenance Plan in addition to the Linde Extended Care Warranty with the purchase of any 346 Series (Models E18 or E20) or 1313 Series (Models H25, H27, H30, or H32) lift truck purchase through Dec. 31, 2014.


Hyster Best-In-Class Operator Training Now Available in Spanish
 -- Posted: 8/19/2014

Hyster Company has launched a Spanish version of its award winning Best-in-Class operator training program. The comprehensive DVD set features Hyster® Class I-V lift truck products and includes all the components necessary to conduct the classroom portion of an OSHA-compliant operator training program.

“Hyster’s tough trucks are designed for the most demanding appl...

Problem: Bringing order to a chaotic inventory replenishment system
 -- Posted: 8/18/2014
U.K. coffee retailer Costa Express's growth plans were threatened by an inability to consistently forecast its partners' inventory replenishment needs. Software from ToolsGroup ended the guesswork and gave Costa clear visibility into its supply-demand world.

If allocation of product is a problem in the warehouse, then Warehouse Link is the solution. End the frustration of seeing an item in stock, promising the customer that the product will be shipped right away, then finding out that it was picked and used for another order. Warehouse Link gives complete visibility to product that that has been allocated for an order and inventory that is truly in stock and available for new requests.