INDUSTRIAL TRUCK MANUFACTURERS’ NEWS
Combilift offers the Combi-PPT, a pedestrian-operated, powered pallet jack for the steel industry. It has lift capacities from 11,000 to 35,000 lbs.
Irish companies Pip IT and Combilift announced new African business deals as part of a five-day trade mission to South Africa and Kenya.
Combilift, which manufactures fork lift vehicles in Co Monaghan for export to global markets, is to announce a new deal with Nando’s in South Africa as part of the Irish company’s push into that country’s food production sector.
Combilift already exports more than €3m a year to South Africa and CEO Martin McVicar said it had identified the expanding chicken processing sector in South Africa as a key market.
OneCharge has been growing steadily throughout 2019 and is expanding to new markets. Our Sales Team has gotten stronger – meet Joel Rheinbolt and Carlos Carranza.
Joel has joined OneCharge as Vice President Sales, LATAM after having been in the material handling industry for almost 30 years. Most of that time he has spent in Latin America working on growing dealer networks. He spend 7 years with Crown Equipment Corp. building the electric forklift dealer network and was part of the development of distribution centers in Latin America during the 90’s. Joel also worked at TVH, MCFA and LMA Industrial, he has also had many years of experience with service and parts.
Carlos Carranza joins OneCharge as Vice President of Sales, Canada. In this new role Carlos will be responsible for leading Canadian sales for OneCharge, with a focus on growing the company’s enterprise, channel, and direct client bases. Carlos brings to the position a successful track record of more than 8 years in Industrial Motive Power that includes high-profile leadership positions and recognized sales achievements in the Lithium-ion battery industry. Carlos specializes in forming strategic alliances and programs that add value to the customer relationship.
Prior to joining OneCharge, Carlos most recently oversaw global sales for Electrovaya, Lithium-ion battery Manufacturer in Canada, where he nurtured key relationships and engendered strategic partnerships that led to significant revenue growth. Carlos earned a Bachelor of Commerce from University of Toronto.
OneCharge Academy continues FREE ONLINE SEMINARS
on Li-ion batteries usage tips and benefits for material handling industry. The 101 and 102 Advanced courses are 45-60 minutes sessions led by Mark D’Amato, a life-long professional in lift trucks and motive power.