Trey Barber

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by Trey Barber, on January 19, 2024 at 7:54 AM

When you were a kid playing with blocks, did you ever add one last piece only to have the whole thing come tumbling down? We all have. It's how we …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift Attachments

by Trey Barber, on October 27, 2023 at 8:30 AM

Everybody wants great neighbors. At their best, neighbors are like Wilson from the sitcom Home Improvement. Every time Tim the Tool Man Taylor had a problem, Wilson was just outside, …

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Topics:Forklift Rental

by Trey Barber, on October 13, 2023 at 9:45 AM

The idea of electric vehicles (EVs) has been around since 1828. Still, the relatively recent improvement in battery technology made it viable. Today, there are around 130,000 EVs registered in …

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by Trey Barber, on September 25, 2023 at 10:21 AM

To remain competitive in the modern world of micro-fulfillment, warehouses must maximize every square foot of storage space. That means tight aisles and shelves packed with products. In these conditions, …

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Topics:Utility VehiclesProduct ReviewWarehouse Products & EquipmentHangcha

by Trey Barber, on August 28, 2023 at 7:00 AM

Purchasing material handling equipment is a big commitment - with large financial commitments, extensive safety requirements, and a wide range of options available, the decision can be overwhelming. But it …

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Topics:ForkliftLeasingForklift Rental

by Trey Barber, on August 2, 2023 at 9:51 AM

It can be hard to imagine any company as a permanent fixture in a world where we've grown accustomed to tech booms and real estate bubbles. 20% of all American …

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Topics:We're HiringNews

by Trey Barber, on July 31, 2023 at 10:50 AM

These days, you can find a product to fit any niche. Specialization is the norm, with new products popping up daily to meet highly specific needs. Yet, with all that …

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by Trey Barber, on June 16, 2023 at 8:45 AM

You wouldn’t get rid of an electric forklift just because it needed a new battery, right? Of course not. You’d just replace the battery. The same logic applies to other …

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Topics:Forklift BatteriesElectric ForkliftsForklift Motor Service

by Trey Barber, on June 12, 2023 at 6:07 AM

Sometimes a little change makes a big difference. For example, since entering everyday use in the 1930s, turn signals have been credited with more than a 33% reduction in automotive …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift Safety

by Trey Barber, on June 9, 2023 at 11:20 AM

Since entering common use in 2002, backup cameras have reduced collision rates by approximately 17%. Considering Americans are involved in over 10 million automotive collisions each year, that's an enormous …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift Safety

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