Global Materials Handling joins Toyota network

20th April 2022 Toyota Material Handling UK (TMH UK) has appointed a new addition to its national dealer network. Saint Helens-based Global Materials Handling Ltd became the official Toyota dealer for the north west of England when managing director Andy Evans (pictured right) put pen to paper at a signing ceremony at the company’s premises at Haydock attended by TMH UK’s managing director, Nick Duckworth (pictured… Continue reading Global Materials Handling joins Toyota network

Burton switches to electric Toyota forklifts

Burton Roofing Merchants Ltd – a leading supplier of roofing materials to both the construction trade and the public – is replacing the diesel-powered Toyota counterbalance trucks in operation across its 13 UK depots with electric-powered models also from the Toyota range. The decision to switch from a diesel to electric fleet was prompted by… Continue reading Burton switches to electric Toyota forklifts

Toyota launches purpose-designed Li-ion PPT

Toyota has introduced to the UK what it describes as the materials handling industry’s first-ever purpose-designed lithium-ion powered pallet truck (PPT) – the 1600kg capacity Toyota BT Levio LWI160. Thanks to its unique modular, compact lithium-ion battery solution, it has opened the possibility to re-think design standards of material handling equipment. The result: a truck… Continue reading Toyota launches purpose-designed Li-ion PPT

CK upgrades fleet with ‘second life’ Toyota trucks

CK Food Stores – the largest independent food retailer in South West Wales – has upgraded the material handling equipment at its Llanelli warehouse and distribution centre with the acquisition of a fleet of refurbished powered pallet trucks from the extensive range of Approved Used forklifts available from Toyota Material Handling UK. CK Food Stores… Continue reading CK upgrades fleet with ‘second life’ Toyota trucks