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Summit ToyotaLift Recognized as One of Toyota’s Best Forklift Dealers

Summit ToyotaLift was recently awarded Toyota’s highest honor, the 2016 President’s Award.  This award is presented yearly to the fifteen North American dealerships that demonstrate continued excellence in all departments.  It is especially prestigious coming from Toyota, the #1 forklift manufacturer in the United States and the world. We share this news as a thank-you to our customers: more than anything, this award is an acknowledgement that many businesses put their...

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Forklift Trade-In Promotion

 Offer   Details • Valid January 1 – March 31, 2017 • $2,000 factory rebate on trade in of an operational competitive-branded forklift* • The Trade Up to Toyota Factory Rebate is applicable on Electric & Internal Combustion counter-balanced models only * Certain conditions apply. Trade in must be operational and manufactured between years 2002-2016. Rebate does not apply when trading in a Toyota product.

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January 2017 Used Forklift of the Month

Toyota 8FGCU20 Contact Us Today!

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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 employs experienced personnel eager to provide solutions for your material handling operation. Whether we’re providing quality new, used, rental equipment or fleet maintenance, customer satisfaction is the key to our success. Contact us today!

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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 to their tire type.  What you need the truck for will determine which tire it should have.  From there, you still have choices as to manufacturer and a few other things, too. Cushion Tires Cushion tires are best in indoor applications.  Unlike a car tire,...

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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 by eliminating dust and other contaminants during the prep cycle and by providing clean filtered makeup air with a uniform flow through the spray chamber during the spray process.  The shadowless lighting included with the spray booth will further enhance the quality of our finish...

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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 release. Fleet management systems are increasingly important in today’s competitive business environment, where our success is inextricably linked to our information technology. Read the T-Matics fact sheet. You can read our detailed article about T-Matics here. Summit Handling Systems, Inc. (SHS) is an exclusive Toyota equipment dealer in Connecticut...

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