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Cecil Oates appointed new MD of Goscor Lift Truck Company

2020-04-03T09:14:36+02:00

Effective 01 March 2020, Cecil Oates is the new MD of Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC), one of the leading forklift and materials handling equipment companies in southern Africa. He [...]

Cecil Oates appointed new MD of Goscor Lift Truck Company2020-04-03T09:14:36+02:00

New MD for Goscor Lift Truck Company

2020-03-23T08:17:41+02:00

Goscor Lift Truck Company has appointed Cecil Oates as the MD of the company. He takes over from Darryl Shafto, who recently stepped down for his semi-retirement. Effective 01 [...]

New MD for Goscor Lift Truck Company2020-03-23T08:17:41+02:00

Diverse product range seals the deal

2020-04-01T16:33:17+02:00

Major tyre manufacturer Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Sumitomo Dunlop) has taken delivery of 43 machines on a long-term rental from leading materials handling equipment supplier, Goscor Lift Truck Company.      [...]

Diverse product range seals the deal2020-04-01T16:33:17+02:00

Top 10 Predictions for Worldwide Supply Chains in 2020

2019-12-10T11:12:27+02:00

The supply chain has become a competitive weapon in the modern, digital economy. The supply chain continues to undergo almost unparalleled levels of change. The older measures—productivity, quality and service—still [...]

Top 10 Predictions for Worldwide Supply Chains in 20202019-12-10T11:12:27+02:00

Getting the better of common lift truck incidents

2019-11-28T09:52:52+02:00

Given the regularity of forklift injuries and fatalities recorded every year across the industry, forklift safety awareness is of critical significance. An injury to an employee upsets staff morale and [...]

Getting the better of common lift truck incidents2019-11-28T09:52:52+02:00

Rebuilt Doosan forklifts for HELUKABEL

2019-11-28T09:51:26+02:00

HELUKABEL SA recently took delivery of two rebuilt Doosan BR16JW forklifts from Goscor Lift Truck Company. The units made economic sense for the German cable importer and distributor, considering its [...]

Rebuilt Doosan forklifts for HELUKABEL2019-11-28T09:51:26+02:00

New Crown ESR 1000 Series – driving Logistics 4.0 and IoT

2019-11-15T09:38:32+02:00

Latest from Goscor Lift Truck Company is Crown’s new ESR 1000 Series reach trucks. The range’s future-proof Gena operating system optimises performance and makes vital information easy to see, understand [...]

New Crown ESR 1000 Series – driving Logistics 4.0 and IoT2019-11-15T09:38:32+02:00

Second certified DP trainer for GLTC

2019-10-31T13:30:25+02:00

In a move that will allow the company to train more staff to raise the knowledge pool within the organisation, GLTC has invested in the certification of a second Demonstrative [...]

Second certified DP trainer for GLTC2019-10-31T13:30:25+02:00

Significance of regular lift truck audits

2019-09-12T12:35:21+02:00

Forklift safety is an important part of overall warehouse and site safety. To ensure a safe working environment, the importance of regular lift truck audits cannot be reiterated enough. Forklifts [...]

Significance of regular lift truck audits2019-09-12T12:35:21+02:00

Bendi forklifts fit the bill for Two-a-Day

2019-08-29T11:14:40+02:00

Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) recently delivered two Bendi B320 forklifts to Two-a-Day (TAD), one of the leading fruit growing, packing and marketing companies in Africa. The Bendi B320’s narrow [...]

Bendi forklifts fit the bill for Two-a-Day2019-08-29T11:14:40+02:00

Hands-on approach to GLTC’s merSETA training

2019-06-26T12:19:42+02:00

Goscor Lift Truck Company has created a new learning centre for its merSETA-accredited training. The new facility is co-located with the company’s Rebuild Centre to give learners a platform to [...]

Hands-on approach to GLTC’s merSETA training2019-06-26T12:19:42+02:00

GLTC wins Crown’s global dealer of the year award

2019-05-20T10:16:44+02:00

In a ground-breaking achievement that heralds its world-class customer service standards, Goscor Lift Truck Company has won the Summit Award, an accolade bestowed to Crown’s best global dealer of the [...]

GLTC wins Crown’s global dealer of the year award2019-05-20T10:16:44+02:00

GLTC bags Level 3 B-BBEE status

2019-04-29T14:18:19+02:00

In a proud moment that speaks to its transformational attitude, Goscor Lift Truck Company has just become the only importer of capital goods in South Africa to attain a Level [...]

GLTC bags Level 3 B-BBEE status2019-04-29T14:18:19+02:00

GLTC gives farming community a lift at NAMPO

2019-04-29T14:17:21+02:00

At this year’s NAMPO, Goscor Lift Truck Company will give the agricultural community a lift by showcasing products and solutions that offer lower total cost of ownership to end users. [...]

GLTC gives farming community a lift at NAMPO2019-04-29T14:17:21+02:00

Setting new lift truck warranty standards

2019-04-17T11:09:09+02:00

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 [...]

Setting new lift truck warranty standards2019-04-17T11:09:09+02:00

Electric forklifts lift higher

2019-03-25T10:31:37+02:00

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 [...]

Electric forklifts lift higher2019-03-25T10:31:37+02:00

GLTC sponsors prestigious award at SAPICS’ Supply Chain Awards

2020-01-30T08:33:22+02:00

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 [...]

GLTC sponsors prestigious award at SAPICS’ Supply Chain Awards2020-01-30T08:33:22+02:00

Highlighting the changing face of warehousing and logistics

2019-02-14T11:55:29+02:00

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 changing face of warehousing and logistics2019-02-14T11:55:29+02:00

The golden age of services

2019-02-14T11:54:39+02:00

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 [...]

The golden age of services2019-02-14T11:54:39+02:00

What is your biggest cost driver in a forklift?

2018-10-30T10:36:15+02:00

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, [...]

What is your biggest cost driver in a forklift?2018-10-30T10:36:15+02:00

Significance of sourcing MHE from a single provider

2018-09-06T15:44:17+02:00

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 [...]

Significance of sourcing MHE from a single provider2018-09-06T15:44:17+02:00

Goscor Lift Truck welcomes its first lady technician

2018-08-22T13:26:45+02:00

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, [...]

Goscor Lift Truck welcomes its first lady technician2018-08-22T13:26:45+02:00

Panning for Promises

2019-03-11T15:35:42+02:00

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 [...]

Panning for Promises2019-03-11T15:35:42+02:00

Laughing Matters

2018-10-30T10:16:59+02:00

True to the Goscor way, wherever I go there are always peals of laughter – not necessarily in a bad way. The story is the same across all the branches [...]

Laughing Matters2018-10-30T10:16:59+02:00

Delivering first-class value on second hand machines

2019-02-14T11:58:09+02:00

Not so long ago, Goscor Lift Truck Company started refurbishing machines for the second-hand market, and this has already been a huge success. Although our focus is primarily on new [...]

Delivering first-class value on second hand machines2019-02-14T11:58:09+02:00

Bruising Encounters

2019-03-11T15:35:29+02:00

Recently we read about a new giant Avocado originating from the Limpopo area that’s making waves in the fruit industry – kudos to these guys! It also reminded us about [...]

Bruising Encounters2019-03-11T15:35:29+02:00

Goscor moves Nelspruit branch to a larger facility

2018-08-22T13:05:24+02:00

On the back of continued growth of its several business units in the Mpumalanga area, the Goscor Group of Companies (Goscor Group) has relocated its Nelspruit branch to a larger [...]

Goscor moves Nelspruit branch to a larger facility2018-08-22T13:05:24+02:00

Accurate forklift metrics right at your fingertips

2018-09-13T12:50:58+02:00

Accurate forklift metrics right at the fingertips When distribution centres report huge increases in the total number of jobs completed per day, per forklift operator, just by using fleet management [...]

Accurate forklift metrics right at your fingertips2018-09-13T12:50:58+02:00

Speed of service matters

2018-10-30T10:32:59+02:00

For any materials handling equipment owner, uptime is a key parameter that distinguishes between success and stagnation. Based on this understanding, speed is such an important factor that is sought [...]

Speed of service matters2018-10-30T10:32:59+02:00