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5 Ways Seasonal Forklift Rentals Can Maximize Productivity


Effectively managing a warehouse is all about balance.

When order volume is low, equipment may sit unused for weeks or months. But if you don’t have a big enough forklift fleet during peak season, you won’t be able to keep up with the increase in demand.

If your warehouse falls victim to seasonality, there’s a secret weapon that can keep you ahead of the curve: seasonal forklift rentals.


7 Questions to Ask Before You Rent a forklift

Renting a forklift is a cost-effective way to keep your operation running. With so many factors to consider, however, renting a forklift can get confusing.


Is It Better to Rent or Buy a Forklift?

Is it better to buy or rent? The answer depends on your priorities. Renting a forklift gives you the flexibility of a trial run with no upfront purchase cost. Buying a forklift requires some upfront investment, but it is usually cheaper in the end.

Consider the following factors to determine the best choice for your operation.


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