31 03, 2016

Goscor Lift Truck Company and Bobcat combine their collective strengths in Mpumalanga and surrounds

March 31st, 2016|

Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) and Bobcat have combined their collective strengths under one roof with the establishment of a new fully equipped office and workshop in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, improving service levels and bringing products, parts and services closer to their customers.

Nelspruit is the closest business town serving this vast region and this strategic position […]

3 03, 2016

Goscor Lift Truck is SPAR’s Equipment Supplier of the Year

March 3rd, 2016|


Leading warehouse equipment supplier Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) has been named SPAR’s 2015 Equipment Supplier of the Year and according to GLTC MD, Darryl Shafto, this has to be the most important accolade ever received by his company. “SPAR obviously has many suppliers with many of them much bigger than we are. It is […]

16 01, 2016

Goscor and Boxer ‘box on’

January 16th, 2016|

After 10 years of working together, it’s no surprise that Pick n Pay-owned Boxer Superstores has chosen Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) to provide the new warehouse equipment for its new, state-of-the-art, distribution centre (DC) in Cato Ridge, KZN.

“Even though we have worked together with Goscor for so long, our decisions are never automatic,” says […]

12 11, 2015

Imperial offloads industrial equipment company for R1.03bn

November 12th, 2015|

JSE-listed Imperial Holdings has reached an agreement to dispose of the group’s interests in industrial equipment importer and distributor Goscor to the current management and minority acquirers of Goscor for R1.03-billion, which included the discharge of shareholder loans of R730-million.

The deal would see Imperial offloading 75% of the issued share capital of Uvundlu Investments, held […]

15 10, 2015

Goscor’s BHS helps the Midas touch

October 15th, 2015|

The newly installed battery bay equipped with BHS product has improved efficiencies in the manner in which warehouse equipment batteries are handled at the Africa Automotive Aftermarket Solutions (Midas) distribution centre (DC) in Edenvale, Gauteng. This is according to DC manager Tommy van Schalkwyk.

Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC), distributors of Crown, Doosan, Bendi and other […]

30 09, 2015

Forklift Battery Racks: Roller Beds vs. Slide Strips

September 30th, 2015|

Storage racks for forklift batteries must accommodate extreme weights and corrosive conditions. Ideally, they should also facilitate battery change-outs, helping battery rooms to operate at peak efficiency.

Racking systems contribute to efficient battery changes by limiting the force required to pull the battery into the lift truck. Dense, heavy duty rollers in the battery bed provide […]

18 08, 2015

Sappi takes delivery of custom-made forklifts from Goscor

August 18th, 2015|

Well known wood pulp, paper pulp and paper-based solutions manufacturer Sappi South Africa, has taken delivery of five Doosan D45S-5 forklifts from leading forklift and warehouse equipment supplier Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC).

The Doosan D45S-5 forklifts were supplied to the Stanger and Pinetown Sappi mills in October 2014, and were custom fitted with a 5600FFT […]

17 08, 2015

Kit Kat Cash & Carry changes to Goscor’s Crown

August 17th, 2015|

The Kit Kat Cash & Carry group has changed its warehouse equipment supplier to Goscor Lift Truck Company, part of Imperial’s Goscor group. Kit Kat has been using another leading supplier for the past decade.

The latest order included seven Crown ESR5220 1.4 reach trucks with 7140mm lift-height and six Crown WP3015 walk-behind pallet trucks. The […]

13 06, 2015

Crown QuickPick® Remote Lift Technology combines automation with ergonomic benefits

June 13th, 2015|

Crown QuickPick® Remote Lift Technology combines automation with ergonomic benefits

New applications for award-winning remote control system

Crown, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has extended its tried-and-tested QuickPick Remote technology with a variant that controls lift and lower functions. Available now for fitment to Crown’s ES 4000 and ET […]

13 02, 2015

Goscor Lift Truck Company to Distribute BHS Products

February 13th, 2015|

In a deal that Goscor Lift Truck Company’s (GLTC) MD, Darryl Shafto, says will significantly help his company to provide an even better service to its customers, GLTC has won the right to distribute BHS Global (BHS) products in Southern Africa.

BHS is a world-renowned supplier of battery handling systems and accessories and is the largest […]