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Best of ProMat - Choose your own adventure

Posted by Crown Battery on Apr 12, 2021 9:28:57 AM

We can’t get together in person, but you can get these educational tools to help you improve uptime, maximize ROI, and optimize your motive power systems. We’re gifting you these ~10-minute Power Meetings (debuted at the last in-person ProMat) to protect you from misleading claims -- and share proven methods that enhance your operations and bottom line. Just choose your own adventure – pick the educational session you’re most interested in: ● How to eliminate “surprise” replacements and hidden costs with Motive Power Optimization ● Optimize Your Battery Operations With Cloud-Based Dashboards ● Lead or Lithium? (No-B.S., fact-based comparison) ● How much are your forklift/material handling batteries costing you? How to calculate Real ROI of different battery chemistries ● The Recycling Gap: Will your battery recycle -- or will you pay the disposal bill?

ProMatDX Guide

Posted by Crown Battery on Mar 30, 2021 8:27:58 AM

ProMatDX is exciting. But it can get overwhelming fast -- especially when you’re at your (home) office.

Forklift Battery Charging Best Practices

Posted by Crown Battery on Mar 18, 2021 9:56:31 AM

Without proper charging and maintenance, you could be in for a rude awakening when you return leased batteries or try to get warranty claims after early failure. Why? Because all batteries require care to operate at their best. And every battery lessor and warranty requires proper charging and maintenance.

Because the Sleigh Might Not Be Big Enough for 2020

Posted by Crown Battery on Dec 1, 2020 8:05:07 AM

Despite the pandemic, financial analysts are forecasting consumer spending of more than $1 trillion during the upcoming holiday season. In fact, due in part to the Coronavirus-related precautions, some experts are predicting online sales to increase by over 35 percent. Taking these predictions and other rebounding commercial activities into account, combined with the significant rise in home food delivery and traditional holiday brick-and-mortar retail sales ready to officially kick off on Black Friday, the supply chain could be pushed to the limit in the coming days. Good thing Crown is on the case.  

Battery Selection for Material Handling

Posted by Crown Battery on Feb 15, 2019 12:09:15 PM

If your company or work involves aerial work platforms, forklifts, boom lifts, or other material handling machines – chances are you already know how costly and frustrating any downtime or delays can be. But with so many different technical elements you’re expected to know about, it can be difficult to determine what’s really important when selecting batteries.