Impact Handling has been appointed as an official Cat® Lift Trucks dealer with immediate effect. On 1st October, Impact Handling became Cat® Lift Trucks exclusive dealer for the whole UK market. Peter Hessels, Vice President of Marketing at Cat Lift Trucks, has said: “Impact Handling has really impressed us with their focus on customer support, particularly in the way that they provide total material handling solutions, which is completely in line with our philosophy”.

Impact Handling prides itself on being one of the largest independent materials handling groups in the UK. It has 9 sales and service centres and over 120 mobile service engineers. Impact has a significant rental fleet and offers a total package of services to its growing customer base which exceeds 6000 trucks in operation.

Terry Kendrew, Managing Director of Impact Handling has commented: “Cat Lift Trucks is recognised as a key player in the UK Materials Handling Market with an extensive user base. It is the Impact objective to add value to the Cat brand and extend our successful formula of presenting quality equipment matched with local sales and service support to the collective Impact customer base and Cat lift truck users. I see this as the start of a genuine ‘Powerful Partnership.”

Impact Handling   Terry Kendrew, managing director   Tel: 0115 946 0777   Email:

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