Valley Industrial Truck News

Valley Earns MVP Status for Second Consecutive Year

Valley Industrial Trucks has earned MVP Status with MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributor’s Association for the second consecutive year. Read more about the designation and what it takes to achieve it.

Valley Celebrates Breast Cancer Awareness Month

We’re supporting the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center by making a donation when someone rents our special CLARK electric and ic 5,000lb forklifts . Read more about our efforts and what you can do.

VIDEO: CLARK Material Handling Centennial Celebration Highlights

In May, we attended CLARK Material Handling’s big Centennial Celebration in Lexington Ky. All of CLARK’s dealer principals attended to help CLARK celebrate this unique milestone, that included a special chopper painted for CLARK. See more of our festivities and what CLARK did to say “Thank You” to it’s dealers.

See Highlights of CLARK’S Centennial Celebration.

CLARK Centennial Edition C25

See CLARK Material Handling’s limited Centennial Celebration Edition C25 featuring custom paint, decal package, embossed seat and extended warranty. See the unveiling and more pictures.

Valley Industrial Trucks Earns MVP Distinction from MHEDA

Valley Industrial Trucks has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for 2017!  The MVP Award is granted by the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association). Read more about the award and what it took to achieve.

CLARK Introduces New FORD Engine for GEN2 Forklifts

CLARK Material Handling has announced that GEN2 Model, LPG forklifts will feature Ford’s 2.5 Liter that will improve peformance, reduce maintenance costs and improve efficiency. This addition will also cut engine service intervals in half! Learn more about the new forklift engine.

Valley Industrial Trucks 60th Anniversary Raffle

2016 is our 60th Anniversary and we are celebrating by giving away all kinds of great prizes, including some choice seats to see Browns vs. Steelers. Download our entry form to learn more and enter to win!

CLARK Introduces New Standard Equipment Seat

CLARK has announced the release of a new Hip Restraint Seat for its Operator Restraint System into the North American market. 

This seat reflects a year and a half of CLARK development and test time.

See the the ORS addition and all the new safety features built-in.

Valley Industrial Trucks Named Dealer of the Year by CLARK

Youngstown-based Valley Industrial Trucks (VIT), dealer and servicer of CLARK Forklifts, Doosan Forklifts and other material handling equipment, was named the 2016 Dealer of the Year at CLARK’s North American headquarters in Lexington, KY this past Thursday.

Read more about the award and Jim Hammond, our President’s response.

Valley Industrial Trucks Turns 60!

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (January 12, 2016) – Youngstown-based Valley Industrial Trucks (VIT), dealer and service provider of CLARK and Doosan forklifts, and other material handling equipment, will celebrate its 60th anniversary of being locally owned and operated in the Mahoning Valley in 2016.

Read the full Press Release and See our Anniversary Specials!

Check out the story the Vindicator published about our success

Section 179 Tax Deductions are Back and Better for 2016

Congress has approved much needed improvements in Section 179 which allows companies, like yours, the ability to completely deduct the purchase cost of equipment the first year it is put into service.

The limits for deductions have been increased and tied to inflation for future years, meaning that Section 179 us likely here to stay, for the near future anyway. That means big tax savings on your new or use forklift from Apex Material Handling.

Read more about Section 179 Changes and what is can mean to your forklift purchase.

2015 Raising Hope for “Joanie’s Promise” Rental Special Promotion

Our “Raising Hope” CLARK TMX25, 5,000lb Three-wheel forklift has hit our rental fleet. And now is your opportunity to help us contribute to prevent breast cancer through “Joanie’s Promise”.

Now through December 31, 2015, Valley Industrial Trucks will donate 25% of the rental rate to “Joanie’s Promise” Fund at Mercy Health Foundation, Mahoning Valley. “Joanie’s Promise” pays for mammograms for low income patients, provides a wealth of community education resources and subsidizes transportation for those who can not afford or have no transportation to their appointments. The ultimate goal of “Joanie’s Promise” is to reduce breast cancer mortality rates in Mahoning Valley through the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center at St. Elizabeth’s. We are very proud to support this great cause in women’s health. Click to learn more and reserve the this forklift.

Valley Industrial Trucks Receives Diamond Dealer Award from Doosan

We are all very proud of our employees and customers who made this award possible. Without your efforts we would be just another forklift dealership. Thank you!

Doosan Industrial Vehicles recently held its annual dealer meeting where Valley Industrial Trucks was awarded the “Diamond Award.” This award is given to dealers who exceed their goals in equipment and parts sales for the previous year.

All of us at Valley Industrial Trucks are very proud to have earned CLARK Material Handling’s Dealer of Excellence Award for 2015. Valley Industrial Trucks Receives “Dealer of Excellence” Award for 2015 

The CLARK Dealer of Excellence program annually recognizes and appreciates top performing Dealers in the areas of new equipment sales, aftermarket parts sales, service achievement, general customer satisfaction and overall Dealer operations. Valley Industrial Trucks are very proud to have earned CLARK Material Handling’s Dealer of Excellence Award for 2015. 

Read the full press release, including a statement by Valley’s President, Jim Hammond.

CLARK Material Handling has extended its very popular C2C warranty for 2015. For 2 years or 4,000 hours, everything on your new:CLARK Extends Carriage to Counterweight (C2C) Warranty for 2015!

is covered, everything!

Read the details about the C2C warranty.

Please call (888) 865-2083 for more information about the benefits of purchasing a CLARK forklift. Browse all of the models that we carry at our forklift dealerships in Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania, including IC cushion and pneumatic tire forklifts, electric rider trucks or narrow aisle forklifts. Contact us for more details and a quote.