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17 04, 2019

Setting new lift truck warranty standards

April 17th, 2019|

With its newly-introduced 5-year warranty on its Doosan 7 Series range, Goscor Lift Truck Company is setting new standards in the South African materials handling industry. The extended warranty is a true indicator of the extent of trust in the Korean product, as well as a sign of commitment to servicing customers for the long [...]

25 03, 2019

Electric forklifts lift higher

March 25th, 2019|

In line with global trends, leading provider of materials handling equipment in southern Africa, Goscor Lift Truck Company, reports a growing preference for electric forklifts in South Africa.        One of the growing trends in the global forklift industry is the move towards battery-powered forklifts. In its recent report, research company Technavio forecasts that the [...]

13 02, 2019

GLTC sponsors prestigious award at SAPICS’ Supply Chain Awards

February 13th, 2019|

In support of the supply chain industry, Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) has once again partnered with SAPICS – this time the leading materials handling equipment supplier sponsored the ‘Corporate Educator of the Year’ award at the recently-ended Supply Chain Management Education Excellence Awards.       SAPICS’ Supply Chain Management Education Excellence Awards (SCMEEA) event occupies [...]

17 10, 2018

Highlighting the changing face of warehousing and logistics

October 17th, 2018|

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport: South Africa (CILTSA), is partnering southern Africa’s leading materials handling equipment provider, Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC), for a networking event aimed at highlighting the new developments in warehousing and logistics.       In recent years, modern logistics has changed the face of industrial warehousing. Amid modern globalisation where [...]

9 10, 2018

The golden age of services

October 9th, 2018|

Leading materials handling equipment (MHE) supplier, Goscor Lift Truck Company, notes that the MHE supply chain has transformed into a service-centric sector, moving away from just supplying products to offering end-to-end solutions.  In today’s operating conditions, consumers are doing more research before they make their buying decisions. They expect suppliers to meet their needs and [...]

20 09, 2018

GLTC tackles skills shortage head-on with merSETA-accredited training

September 20th, 2018|

Following the establishment of its merSETA accredited Training Centre end of 2017, Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) has just put the last piece of the puzzle to its training revolution with the appointment of a merSETA-accredited trainer. To build a pool of technical skills it needs to better support its product range, GLTC, part of [...]

6 09, 2018

What is your biggest cost driver in a forklift?

September 6th, 2018|

In many operations, fuel is typically proven to be the highest operational cost in most fleet budgets. While this is true in some operations, in Goscor Lift Truck Company’s experience, it’s not – fuel is secondary to the most important cost factor in forklift ownership, which is driver cost. There is a general school of [...]

6 09, 2018

Significance of sourcing MHE from a single provider

September 6th, 2018|

The continuously challenging operating landscape is prompting materials handling equipment owners to look at ways of improving their businesses. One thing that comes to mind is the growing trend of preferring to deal with what they term one-stop shops, meaning that they can source all their needs from one place.      Like most things in today’s [...]

22 08, 2018

Goscor Lift Truck welcomes its first lady technician

August 22nd, 2018|

Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) has employed its first lady technician, setting in motion the creation of a gender diverse workshop, which is often proven to get better results.   Globally, women have been proven to be “unicorns” in technical workshops, and they are said to generally create healthier workplaces. Based on this understanding, GLTC has [...]

20 08, 2018

Panning for Promises

August 20th, 2018|

Panning for promises, or as I like to call it, buying a new forklift, is no mean feat. It entails key deliberations to ensure you have the right product supported by the right supplier. I’m comfortable knowing that Goscor prides itself in superior service – not just promises – but in actually delivering it. Sitting [...]