All the latest news from Impact


All the latest news from around the world of Impact.

We make no apology for returning time and again to the basic principles of forklift safety, as it affects lives and businesses so fundamentally. We have a graphic article to remind your staff of some of the golden rules, while one particular factor – stability – is examined in more detail by Mark Nicholson. What… Full Story

J.O. Sims, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of fresh fruit, fruit ingredients and fruit snacks, has agreed a five-year, full supply and maintenance contract with Impact Handling. The exclusive agreement sees J.O. Sims take delivery of a new fleet of the latest generation CAT® forklift Trucks, comprising reach trucks, electric counterbalance and powered pallet trucks…. Full Story

Sanko Gosei, the leading precision injection moulding manufacturer and major OEM provider to the automotive industry, has appointed Impact Handling as their sole material handling equipment supplier in the UK. The new exclusive rental agreement sees Sanko Gosei take delivery of the latest Cat® Forklift Lift Trucks GP25 and GP18 machines, which are further complemented… Full Story

Leading material handling specialist Impact Handling has strengthened its presence across Leeds, Wakefield and West Yorkshire with the acquisition of respected local fork lift specialist Macbrown Fork Truck Services Ltd just prior to the sad passing of David Macmillan, founder, owner and MD of the business. With the addition of Macbrown, Impact now operates thirteen branch… Full Story

Specialist temporary power supplier Power Electrics has partnered with Impact to meet ambitious environmental business goals which includes the move to an all-electric fleet across its Bristol and Midlands bases. The family-run firm has taken delivery of three refurbished electric Cat® lift trucks and one refurbished heavy-duty electric truck, all replacing older diesel-powered models, to… Full Story