How to choose the best Hand Pallet Truck for your business and achieve the best value for money.
A Hand Pallet Truck, is a piece of machinery which is used to lift and move loads around a workplace and is in essence, a hand forklift truck that has no battery to charge and relatively low service/maintenance costs. They are designed to move loads of all shapes, sizes and weights within an operator working area. - but which option is best suited for your business?Read more
What does customer service really mean?
It’s a typical Friday evening, the end of a busy week and businesses on a large industrial park in the West Midlands are now closed or preparing to close for the weekend. On the roadside outside one company a small disaster begins to unfold, as the final loading of a delivery truck nears completion.Read more
The Forklift Journey to a Fossil Fuel Free World
The UK Government has confirmed the phasing out of petrol and diesel engine cars and vans over the next 15-20 years. So assuming that is likely to mean all engines, what is the future for ICE forklifts and is the sector able to respond to this complete shift to electric and clean fuel products? An insight by Malcolm Mitchell - Managing Director, Amvar GroupRead more
You said, we did. TCM launches its new highly innovative forklift.
The highly anticipated new TCM 3-wheel counter-balanced forklift is packed with ‘best-in-class’ features, surprising innovation and clever touches, designed to make it a truck for the future. TCM has listened to customers and designed a truck based on three key features; safety, operator comfort and fuel efficiency. The FB/FTB’s engineering is predicated on these 3 deliverables and it does not disappoint on any level. Taking on its main rivals, it offers the lowest energy consumption within its class achieving a measured 4.2kWh/h energy consumption, which TCM say could make a significant cost saving over similar trucks.Read more
Top awards recognise success for Amvar in business development
Amvar Materials Handling has scooped up two top awards from a global forklift organisation recognising their achievements in both sales growth and business development. Amvar Group has just celebrated a record year in sales growth and has now gained industry awards for the innovative way it promotes its business and boosts sales. Company boss, Malcolm Mitchell received the Platinum Award for Marketing – based on their creative and practical use of social media, online marketing and consistent branding. The prize was presented by Bengt Kristiansson Vice-president Sales and Marketing for TCM Europe at the TCM annual dealer conference held at Chatau Impney, Nr Droitwich. Amvar also gained a silver award for exceeding their dealership sales target, becoming the only UK dealer to take home two awards from the nationwide forklift truck event. “It’s great to be recognised for our achievements. We are successful because we are only midlands materials handling integrator for mid-size installations, offering bespoke projects for lifting, racking and warehouse storage space efficiency,” said Managing Director, Malcolm Mitchell.Read more
Lifting sales to a record height
Amvar is celebrating after achieving a record-breaking year. The company has expanded its sales by over 30% compared to last year, based on its success in providing integrated storage, racking and materials handling solutions across the West Midlands. Company boss, Malcolm Mitchell has led the business to become one of the leading fork lift truck and warehouse product businesses in the midlands. Its success he claims is due to their unique ability to provide a bespoke warehouse storage and handling packages for all types of business. They claim to be the only warehouse and handling integration specialist for SME’s in the West Midlands. “We work with small to large companies who are looking to maximise their warehouse and handling operation to squeeze out cost, improve efficiency and create better customer service, said Malcolm. Having flexible and responsive customer service is key, we work closely with our customers and get to know their business. We have become the single-source for every warehouse and handling requirement” Amvar are West Midlands dealers for a number of leading materials handing, warehouse and racking products, such as TCM forklifts, Flexi Truck, Mecalux pallet racking and a comprehensive range of storage and work-place products.Read more