As part of the giant Mitsubishi Corporation, TCM is a member of the third largest global forklift company. Our backstory confirms our roots in the earliest developments of forklift design and engineering, spanning over 60 years.
Over the course of our history, TCM has been created out of the best technology and innovation inherited from its associated family of forklift products. It incorporates the best of engineering and design advances from around the world.
We have a solid foundation in the earliest designs of forklifts and continue to innovate and change, adding value and contributing to business improvement and the community.
Today, products are predominantly developed and built in Europe with locally based support and service. TCM is a brand that offers a strong local and national network with global reach and resources.
TCM products are sold exclusively through our authorised dealer network. This offers customers an exceptional experience that sets the TCM brand apart from the market.
Dealers provide a service and support resource based around local knowledge and experience of their customers’ businesses and needs.
TCM build safe, reliable products that evolve with our customers’ needs. We distribute these products through our trusted dealer network so that they can add value to businesses.
Our industry experience stretches back over half a century and covers all areas of manufacturing, retail, wholesale logistics, and distribution. As a forklift provider, TCM remains committed to excellence through simple solutions and smart innovation.
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Forklifts are one of the most useful pieces of equipment in a modern warehouse. With some forklifts able to lift and shift up to 5000kg, they make moving heavy and awkward items that was once a full day’s job, if it was possible at all, into a straightforward and manageable task. The use of modern forklifts compared to previous methods, such as creating elaborate an improvised rope and pulley system, is an efficient and relatively safe alternative. However, although forklifts are safe compared to their antiquated predecessors, they are by no stretch of the imagination a safe piece of equipment in the modern warehouse.
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Operator safety is one of the most important considerations when it comes to investing in a new forklift for your business. However, businesses can often become preoccupied with preventing major injuries to pedestrians and operators in the workplace, which is incredibly important in itself, but many business often overlook day-to-day injuries to forklift operators themselves that can have a long lasting impact on their workforce.
*Update our new FB Series is a finalist for the FLTA Safety Award. Find out more about this.*
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Health and safety is an ever present topic for businesses within the material handling industry, particularly as the equipment required to transport and move goods can pose a significant risk to the health and wellbeing of your workforce.
It’s likely that you’ve heard about the new legislation regarding the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans.
From 2040, all new petrol and diesel cars and vans (and in all likelihood, petrol and diesel engines in general) will be banned from sale in the UK and France in a bid to increase air quality in our towns and cities. It’s also quite likely that many other European countries will follow suit over the next few years.