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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.

Make the Most of Your ProMat 2017 Experience

Posted by Crown Battery on Mar 21, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Recently, we covered everything that interested attendees can expect to see and hear at ProMat 2017, the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chains in North America. Now, we want to help you make the most of the ProMat experience. With over 850 exhibitors, 100 seminars, keynote speakers, and the latest technologies, the whole experience could get a little overwhelming. Unless you can teleport or be in two places at once, you probably won’t be able to do it ALL. So, it’s a good idea to take some time and think about where you will find the most value, and how you can hit the areas that will most benefit your business. Here are some tips to get started.

What Is ProMat?

Posted by Crown Battery on Mar 7, 2017 2:20:22 PM

On April 3-6, manufacture industry leaders, consumers, and innovators will converge on Chicago’s McCormick Place to showcase the latest manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain equipment and systems.

How to Extend the Life of Your Battery

Posted by Crown Battery on Feb 13, 2017 2:45:57 PM

Batteries are the heart of material handling equipment. They're also one of the costliest components in any material handling piece of equipment-- often batteries are 25%-30% of a forklift’s purchase price. With so much money -- and your uptime -- on the line, it is imperative to take proactive steps to extend the life of your batteries.