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Toyota #1 For Fuel Efficiency

  Summit Handling Systems, Inc. (SHS) is an exclusive Toyota equipment dealer in Connecticut and areas of New York and Massachusetts. In business over 50 years, SHS …

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Forklift Tire Types

Whether purchasing a forklift, or in need of new tires, here’s a rundown of your options.  First, bear in mind that forklifts are manufactured specific …

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Summit’s New Paint Booth

Summit ToyotaLift has recently installed a state-of-the-art prep and paint spray booth.  This booth will provide a top quality finish on all of our equipment …

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T-Matics in the News

Toyota recently unveiled its latest advancement in forklift technology: T-Matics fleet management system. Now, CNN has taken notice and posted this article on the T-Matics …

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What Type of Forklift do I Need?

Unless you work with forklifts every day, you probably don’t know very much about them. Even those who own or operate forklifts might not be …

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Toyota Launches T-Matics

Finally, the moment you’ve been waiting for has arrived – T-Matics launching! T-Matics, Toyota’s innovative smart forklift system, provides visibility to important forklift data to …

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Forklift Attachments

Forklift attachments can take your industrial equipment to a new level of productivity.  Trucks can be ordered from the factory with special attachments, or dealerships can install …

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Forklift Ergonomics

Forklift ergonomics has to do with operator comfort, but the heart of the issue is how the ergonomics of industrial trucks affect the long term health and productivity …

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Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs)

Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs) are showing up more and more in material handling applications, and that’s a good thing.  As the technology continues to grow, …

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Fleet Management Systems

Recently a customer inquired whether his forklift could be fitted with a monitor that records impact and shuts down the machine, so that he could …