Danish Robot Equipment Flagship Company Acquires Unique Robotics Firm.

Purple Robotics, which developed an innovative vacuum gripper within one year – the world’s first gripper specifically for cobots – has now been acquired by OnRobot. The acquisition takes place a mere two months after the OnRobot merger of three robotics companies from the USA, Hungary, and Denmark to create one global player with a […]

Unlock The Potential Of Waterways With Freight By Water 2018.

The Freight Transport Association will be supporting Freight by Water 2018, an autumn conference dedicated to facilitating the greater use of water freight and tackling the issues facing the sector, organised by The Canal & River Trust, a charity governing over 2,000 miles of the UK’s waterways. To be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton […]

At Your Service: ‘This is Yale’ Showcases Tailored Industry Solutions.

Normally a hub of activity of comings and goings, Weeze Airport, near Düsseldorf, Germany, became the place to be for the materials handling industry for two days in September. A corner of the airport facility was transformed on 19 and 20 September to host industry solutions showcase, ‘This is Yale’. Customers, prospects and dealers from […]

Adding A Golden Touch To A Trusted Truck: Yale Unveils The VX Gold Edition.

Having reliable products you can put your trust in makes a huge difference. Yale Europe Materials Handling understands that providing a solution that consistently delivers reaps rewards for everyone. Nowhere else is this point more valid than with the dependable Yale® Veracitor VX Series. To celebrate the fine heritage of this truck Yale presented the […]

Fuel Duty Rise Would Put The Brakes On Those Who Keep Britain Trading, Says FTA.

Any rise in the level of fuel duty in the autumn Budget would stifle revenues for the government while imposing a direct cost on the businesses driving the UK economy, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the business organisation which represents the nation’s logistics industry. According to FTA, the current rate of fuel duty […]

Yale Showcases Latest Robotics Solutions At Special Event In Germany.

At a special invitation-only event near Düsseldorf, Germany, visitors witnessed the latest innovative robotics solutions for materials handling in action. Designed to offer customers affordable automation for repetitive tasks, the recently-announced robotics portfolio from Yale Europe Materials Handling was put through its paces at ‘This is Yale’ in front of dealers, customers, prospects, and members […]

Yale Expands Reach Truck Range With Tilting Mast Models.

Following the launch of the award-winning MR14-25 Series reach truck, Yale Europe Materials Handling is delighted to announce an extension of the range with the introduction of three tilting mast models: the MR10E, MR12E, and MR14E. Benefitting from a tilting mast feature, the new range of reach trucks is particularly well-suited to light-duty and low-height […]