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February is American Heart Month

February 1, 2016

Poor diet, lack of exercise and other major risk factors for heart disease and stroke are responsible for at least 25 percent of companies’ healthcare costs. Is it any wonder that investing in the health of employees is one of the best... Read more about February is American Heart Month

Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

January 18, 2016

As easy as it is today, cleaning the floors were as difficult and time consuming years ago. There are in today’s market, equipment that make sweeping and/or scrubbing that surface very quick indeed. Take the Advance Captor as a very good... Read more about Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

Are you treating your customers like dogs?

December 15, 2015

Having recently been introduced to a shameful statistic, I thought it timely to give you my opinion on this subject. See if you can swallow this dose of reality: When interviewed, travel agents believe they retain 78% of their paying customers.... Read more about Are you treating your customers like dogs?

Cat Lift Trucks Receives Bronze ‘Product Of The Year’ Award For New Electric Pneumatic Tire Lift Truck Series

Cat Lift Trucks, a provider of lift trucks known for quality, reliability and customer service, today announced that the 5.000-6,500 lb. capacity series of electric pneumatic tire lift trucks was named as one of Plant Engineering’s 2012 Product of the Year recipients. The 2EPC5000-2EP6500 Series, which offers industry-leading performance levels and a low total cost of ownership, was selected as the bronze award recipient in the Material Handling Systems category.

This year marks Plant Engineering’s 25th year to host the annual Product of the Year program, which recognizes outstanding new product innovations. Each year, readers of the magazine are asked to cast their vote for the top product selection across a range of categories.

“We’re honoured to have our newest series of electric lift trucks named as one of Plant Engineering’s ‘2012 Product of the Year’ recipients,” said Kent Eudy, executive vice president of sales and marketing for Cat Lift Trucks. “At Cat Lift Trucks, our goal is to provide customers with high-performing, quality lift trucks that feature a low total cost of ownership. This new electric lift truck series follows this standard by delivering exceptional performance levels, in addition to operating for up to two shifts on a single battery charge in most applications.”

The Cat® lift trucks 80-Volt 2EPC5000-2EP6500 Series features five models with lift capacities ranging from 5,000 to 6,500 pounds. Equipped with AC technology, the electric lift truck series offers all the benefits of an electric forklift, such as an emission level reduction to almost zero and a reduction in overall maintenance costs, while still being able to operate equal to, or better, than most Internal Combustion forklifts.

Learn more about the features and benefits of the 2EPC5000-2EP6500 Series and other Cat Lift Truck electric products at For more information on Cat Lift Trucks and its wide variety of lift truck solutions, visit

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