Impact Handling - We can handle it

premium material handling supplier

Established in 1985, Impact has grown to become one of the leading providers of material handling equipment in the UK. Offering only the very best, carefully chosen equipment ranges each specified to deliver what we believe is the best value for money currently available.

Our nationwide network has expanded with us and we are now proud to support our customers with strategically placed depots right across the country, including Nottingham, Corby, Manchester, Hull, Hull Docks, Doncaster, Ipswich, Birmingham, Bristol and Scotland. We also have key strategic dealers in the North and South East, London, Wales and Ireland. A truly national company committed to always delivering a local and personal quality of service.

Impact is wholly owned by Aprolis, a subsidiary of the Monnoyeur Group. Based in France they operate in 18 countries on 3 continents, and employ over 6,500 people.


Aprolis has been distributing material handling equipment for over 50 years, in particular under the Cat Lift Truck brand. Providing the rental and maintenance of a fleet of 30,000 handling equipment mainly to customers in the industrial and logistics sectors. In 2020, Aprolis achieved a turnover of 280 million euros and employs 1,400 people present mainly in France as well as in Spain, Portugal, Luxembourg and China.


The GROUPE MONNOYEUR, a family business founded in 1906, provides to its customers from the construction and industrial sectors efficient and productive machines and handling solutions – through the distribution networks BERGERAT MONNOYEUR, APROLIS and IPSO. In addition, the GROUPE MONNOYEUR supports its customer to answer their energy supply and digitalization challenges through our dedicated subsidiaries ENERIA and ARKANCE. With more than 6.500 employees, the Group operates in 18 countries and posted more than 2 Billion € of turnover in 2020.