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Teradyne acquires autonomous forklift vendor AutoGuide for $165 million
Move marks consolidation in AMR sector as Teradyne adds to its portfolio of Universal Robots and Mobile Industrial Robots.
PowerFleet completes Pointer acquisition, adding to IOT menu
Former I.D. Systems builds fleet management offerings through string of takeovers.
I.D. Systems and Jungheinrich team up on advanced telematics
Fleet management system will help forklift users monitor utilization, maintenance, and safety compliance, firms say.
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Video series testifies for propane-powered forklifts
The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) says its videos address common misconceptions about indoor usage, emissions, and cost.
Who was that masked forklift driver?
Comic-Con visitors tested their "super powers" on a Raymond forklift simulator.
James J. Radous III of UniCarriers Americas
In our continuing series of discussions with top supply-chain company executives, James J. Radous III of UniCarriers shares his take on the state of the forklift industry, his company's growth following its 2015 acquisition and rebranding, and the importance of giving back.
Make the right (power) play
With more motive power options available than ever before, choosing the best one for your forklift fleet isn't easy. Here's what to consider before you make your pick.
East Penn acquires majority share of Navitas Systems
Marriage of forklift battery makers will compound lithium battery R&D programs, firms say.
National Forklift Safety Day 2019 focuses on progress, best practices
Speakers at annual event outline efforts to promote forklift safety, including practical steps to support operator and pedestrian safety.
Power play for battery technology
The promise of greater productivity and reduced maintenance is driving interest in lithium-ion batteries for material handling equipment.

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