Amvar x Lift West Join Forces to Become Altegra
On 2nd September 2020, Amvar and Lift West officially joined forces to become Altegra Integrated Solutions Limited, a national provider of material handling and integrated solutions. We caught up with Malcolm Mitchell, Managing Director and Chris Exley, Sales Director at Altegra to find out more.
Forklift Charging Station Power Requirements Explained
Whether you’re running one electric forklift truck or an entire forklift fleet, your warehouse needs a designated forklift charging station. Discover how to make your charging room practical, compliant, and safe.
Why Wet-Cell Battery Technology Could Surpass Lithium-Ion
Supercharge Your Operation's Efficiency with TCM's FHB 4-Wheel Electric Counterbalance Truck
Running a safe and efficient operation is crucial to your business’ success, helping you to maintain consistent output and keep costs low. TCM’s FHB 4-Wheel Electric Counterbalance truck is the ideal energy-efficient solution to help you achieve this.
5 Ways to Optimise Your Operation and Plan Your Future Forklift Fleet
Planning for the future can feel overwhelming at times. But when it comes to your forklift fleet and material handling equipment, making an investment now can pay dividends later on. In this article, we reveal how you can optimise your operation.
How Big Data Can Unlock Your Fleet Management
At TCM, we know first-hand that the material handling industry is full of surprises. And as new technologies emerge, the possibilities are endless. In this article, we explore the impact of big data on fleet management. Read on to find out more.
Emerging Material Handling Industry Trends You Need to Know
During the next decade and beyond, material handling businesses can expect to see a significant shift in how their operations are run and how they do business with partners and suppliers. Read on to discover the material handling industry trends that are transforming business practices.
Checklist: 4 Ways to Extend Your Forklift Battery Life
If your business is operating an electric forklift fleet, maintaining your forklift batteries and factoring in sufficient charging time into your shift patterns should be a key priority. Read on to discover how to help protect your material handling investments.
COVID-19 & Your Business: Adapting Your Operation for Downtime
Have you reduced or paused your operation as a result of COVID-19? Though your operation may be experiencing greater periods of downtime than usual, safeguarding your essential workers and maintaining your forklift investments should still be a priority. Read on to learn more and discover how we can support you.
Dealer Spotlight: How Amvar Handling Solutions Identifies the Right Solution for Your Business
TCM’s dealer network is specially trained to assess your business requirements, help identify your needs, and recommend the ideal solution. We caught up with Malcolm Mitchell, Sales & Commercial Director at Amvar Handling Solutions, to find out how this works in practice.
Forklift Contract Hire vs. Purchase: How to Make the Right Choice for Your Business
Deciding to invest in a forklift truck, or even a forklift fleet, is a significant step for any business, and one that can vastly improve your warehouse operations. But with the option to choose contract hire, renting, or purchasing your truck outright, it can be difficult to know what will best meet your needs. Discover how to make the right choice for your business with our most commonly asked questions.
Prepare for These Future Fleet Management Challenges Now to Reduce Costs Tomorrow
The direction of the material handling industry is rapidly evolving, and with emerging technologies and EU directives come new fleet management challenges you need to prepare for.
How Managed Fleet Services Can Benefit Your Organisation
We frequently discuss fleet management with our customers — but is it worth the extra expense? Read on to discover why managed fleet services are a worthy investment.
3 Warehouse Optimisation Techniques You Need to Know
When looking to cut costs and improve efficiency, certain warehouse optimisation techniques can help. Here are three practical solutions you can’t afford to miss.
How Fleet Management Analytics Are Transforming the Material Handling Industry
Technology continues to advance at a disruptive rate, and fleet management analytics are no exception. Here’s how it will affect the material handling industry in the future.
Attention, Operations Managers: How to Improve Warehouse Productivity Overnight
From injured operators and drained batteries to low data visibility, operational downtime causes a multitude of warehouse inefficiencies. Learn how to improve warehouse productivity today.
Fleet Management Costs: What is the True Cost of Your Forklift Fleet?
The acquisition cost of a forklift is only one factor in the overall cost of ownership. Identifying your forklift TCO is key to reducing total fleet management costs.