5 Ways Businesses Use Forklifts

Out of all of the industrial equipment available on the market today, forklifts are possibly one of the most important tools for many business owners across industries. Forklifts are the heavy lifters that make it possible for businesses to rapidly move weighty materials. Yet, newly manufactured forklifts are expensive. A variety of factors increase the […]

Your Forklift Purchase With Us

Here at The Forklift Pro, Inc., our method for buying and selling takes a different approach. We value all of our customers and take the process seriously. How do we manage our extensive used forklift inventory? Walk through the process with us! 1. The Check In   After arriving at our Pineville, North Carolina facility, our […]

Using Relationships to Build a Used Forklift Business

Bill Zemak, president of The Forklift Pro, decided nearly a decade ago to take his material handling equipment industry experience & design a company that worked differently–better. Although the industry is equipment and machine-focused, Bill knew that it needed to be centered around relationships. From the beginning of the process (the buy) Bill & the […]

Are Your Forklift Tires Putting You In Danger?

A key, but often overlooked, aspect of forklift safety is tire condition. On average, forklift tires carry over 9,600 pounds. Because there is no suspension on this type of material handling equipment (MHE), forklift tires absorb the entire load weight. Checking tires periodically is crucial to operator, and equipment, safety and preventing load and facility […]

Important Tips for National Forklift Safety Day

At The Forklift Pro, we know forklifts and pedestrians should never mix, and since today is National Forklift Safety Day, we’re addressing this important topic. Shockingly, there are over 100 deaths that are directly linked to this type of Material Handling Equipment every year. Although forklifts are the cause of just one percent of total […]

I Need to Sell My Forklift Equipment, but Where do I Start?

When it comes to running a business, cash flow can typically be of concern. There are many money-saving routes you can take, but when it is time to replace equipment, your budget can take a serious beating. There are some ways, however, to help alleviate this sting. One way is to sell your used forklifts […]

What Should I Check Before Operating A Forklift?

When using industrial equipment to perform everyday tasks, you know how important it is to maintain it in proper working order. This statement is especially true in the case of fork lifts. Ignoring regular maintenance and safety checks can lead to trouble quickly. This is why every day you use a forklift of any kind, […]

Underestimating Forklift Safety: 5 Ways to Prevent Injuries in the Workplace

Forklifts are distinct, powered vehicles that help us move large products and materials from one area to another on a daily basis. They are among the most frequently used pieces of equipment in the workplace, with more than 856,00 in operation throughout the United States. While forklifts are beneficial in the workplace for various reasons, […]