Written on April 7, 2016 at 7:41 am, by BEB
In an article published by Modern Materials Handling, “Industrial Truck Association announces record-breaking 2015 North American lift truck sales,” the ITA made its official 2015 sales announcement. According to sales data, total retail orders across all lift truck asset classes totaled 225,534 units in 2015, and came in as the first year the sales were over the pre-recession level in 2006 with 215,000 units.
So now that we’ve got all these extra lift trucks zipping around warehouses throughout the United States, what now? How do facilities manage these extra assets while keeping an eye on the rest of their fleets? During the rest of this post we are going to talk about how you can manage these new assets and take care of your older (and aging) assets all