Valley Industrial Trucks News



Valley Becomes Dealer for Nordco Heavy-Duty Rigging EquipmentNordco Rig-N-Lift

Valley Industrial Trucks is proud to announce we have been awarded the Northeast Ohio area to represent the Nordco Line-up of heavy-duty equipment.  Visit our Nordco Showroom to see their model line-up.







CLARK Introduces the All-New S-SeriesNew CLARK S-Series Forklift

Building on over 100 years of lift truck innovations, design and industry firsts. The evolution continues…. The CLARK S-Series, the next generation of lift trucks. Learn more about the S-Series.







MHEDA MVP 2018Valley 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 performance, reduce maintenance costs and improve efficiency. This addition will also cut engine service intervals in half! Learn more about the new forklift engine.





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 Check out the story the Vindicator published about our success




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.





Valley Industrial Trucks Receives “Dealer of Excellence” Award for 2015 

All of us at Valley Industrial Trucks are very proud to have earned CLARK Material Handling’s 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.