Team work pays off with big order
12 December 2012
Two Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks authorised dealers, Jofson and Kin, have won an order for more than 130 new trucks with UK chilled foods firm Dairy Crest. The deal covers trucks at six of its production sites, and to w
The deal covers trucks at six of its production sites, and to work in nearly half of its household delivery sites, carrying milk and much more.
The trucks, which were supplied on a maintenance-inclusive contract hire basis, were delivered in December to 57 'household' depots and six production sites strategically located throughout the UK.
The majority of household sites took delivery of the Mitsubishi FB16NT AC powered three-wheel electric trucks. To meet the demands of the application, each of these workhorses was fitted with fourprong Invicta milk tines and Hoppecke batteries and chargers.
The six production sites supplied by the two Mitsubishi dealers have mixed fleets including electric and gas counterbalance, reach and platform pallet trucks.