Toyota Material Handling launches 22 new electric models
COLUMBUS, Ind. — Toyota Material Handling (TMH) is releasing 22 new electric products as part of the company’s portfolio of material handling products and solutions.
“This is an exciting milestone for our company and our customers,” said Bill Finerty, TMH president and CEO. “Never before has the global supply chain endured such challenges as those we presently face. Warehouses and distribution centres everywhere need material handling equipment that can help them keep pace with the speed of commerce. This historic product release puts Toyota in a position to lift up customers with the material handling solutions they need to be successful in today’s demanding market.”
The announcement includes a range of new warehousing solutions, including 12 new reach truck models. The new reach truck models offer tailored solutions for narrow aisles, and different picking and putaway needs. The expanded lineup includes four different operator compartments; 24V, 36V and 48V models; a multidirectional model for handling long loads in narrow aisles; high-capacity models with a maximum fork height of 45 feet; as well as three moving mast reach truck models to fit unique applications – such as cold storage and indoor/outdoor use.
Toyota Material Handling also added a low level order picker and furniture order picker, along with enclosed end rider and stand-up rider pallet jacks to its industry-leading product lineup to stay at the forefront of a significant shift taking place in the industry.
TMH has also introduced four electric pneumatic forklift models, available in capacities ranging from 3,000-17,500 pounds, to combine strength and versatility while helping address sustainability objectives.