Forklifts & Warehouse Equipment in St Louis

Lithium-Ion Technology in the Warehouse

  • Technology in the Warehouse! Ever since we started selling Hangcha Forklift Trucks with Lithium-ion technology, we have been fascinated with the benefits. Innovative technology is being used in warehouses everywhere to increase efficiency and technology, and that’s especially true when it comes to battery tech. Although lead-acid batteries are still widely used, lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries have burst onto the scene lately with plenty of benefits for warehouse applications. What is lithium-ion technology? Simply put, Li-ion batteries are a rechargeable source…

    Fundamentals of Forklift Safety

  • Fundamentals of Forklift Safety.  It doesn’t matter if you’ve been working on a forklift for years or if this is your first week on the job; it’s always helpful to have safety reminders when it comes to using this piece of equipment in the warehouse.  We consulted with safety experts, industry veterans, and existing safety guidelines to offer basic safety best practices that you may or may not be using. Remember -- a forklift is nothing like a car and…

    Forklift Maintenance Best Practices and Tips and Tricks

  • Forklift Maintenance Best Practices Forklift Maintenance Best Practices. There’s no doubt that warehouse management strategies come in all shapes and sizes, but one thing that’s universal is a comprehensive approach to equipment maintenance -- and that’s non-negotiable. Of all the equipment used in a manufacturing facility or warehouse on a daily basis, the forklift is probably the one that is depended on the most to keep things flowing and moving efficiently and safely. Think about this: What would happen to…

    Top 3 Common Forklift Repair Needs

  • Forklifts are an essential part of a well-functioning warehouse. When you’ve got a forklift down, productivity goes down with it. When outages go on too long, you feel it in your bottom line. Here at Benco Industrial Equipment, not only do we pride ourselves on doing forklift repair well, we also pride ourselves on doing it quickly. We’re here to be a trusted partner to warehouses in and around St. Charles, Missouri. Not only do we provide forklift repair services,…

    Hyundai Forklift Heads to Saint Louis

  • Benco Industrial Equipment Adds the Hyundai Brand to its Lineup Saint Charles, MO – Benco Industrial Equipment, a successful material handling dealership in St. Charles, Missouri, recently added Hyundai Forklifts to its offerings, providing forklift buyers throughout the greater Saint Louis area first-hand access to the highly sought-after brand. The company, known locally as a leader within the industry, prides itself on its exceptional service, fair prices, and great work; and now with the addition of the Hyundai brand, Benco…

    Five Basic Pieces of Equipment You Need in Your New Warehouse

  • The warehouse might be established, but you’ll need a few pieces of equipment to get it running. Every day, warehouse workers are exposed to hazards. Every day, high-weight material needs to be transported. Warehouse machinery, while used to reduce human resource strain, is a strong cost reduction tool. If you have a capable industrial equipment supply, you can optimize your entire warehouse. Get your warehouse started with these five basic pieces of equipment, and get your facility ready for operations.…

    Are You Saving Enough? Calculating the ROI of a Scissor Lift

  • As a decision maker, your ROI target is important. ROI—or return on investment—is useful for gauging your versatile tool’s success, fiscally. If you’re investing in a scissor lift, you may want to know if it’s making you money. While functionality is important, your business deserves a piece of equipment capable of earning money over the long haul. Figuring out a meaningful ROI can be challenging, but you’re not left without tools. We’re here to help you determine the ROI of…

    Benco Customer Satisfaction Guarantee

  • As a proud member of the community, we believe in not only providing our customers with top-of-the-line supplies and service, but competitive prices. We provide upfront quotes on all repair services and strive to offer our customers fair prices on all our products and services. Finally, all of our services and repairs come with a customer satisfaction guarantee.