Toyota announces new line of order-picking lifts

Toyota Industrial Equipment Manufacturing is announcing a new line of order picking forklifts.

The Columbus-based company says that the vehicles can carry 3,000 pounds and will be offered in three different models, including one that can reach more than 32 feet..

They operate on AC electric power motors and range from an introductory level 24-volt version to a 32-volt system.

The order pickers are designed to lift the operator along with the forks and pallet to higher shelving for the gathering of materials in a warehouse. The company says the new product line is built for customers in general warehousing, distribution, general manufacturing, retail, food storage, cold storage and more.

For more information, go to the TIEM website.