Mitsubishi Logisnext Co., Ltd. begins operations

October 1, 2017, marked the launch of Mitsubishi Logisnext Co., Ltd., formed through the business integration of Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift Co., Ltd., and UniCarriers Corporation. “LOGISNEXT” means “Logistical Equipment & System Solutions Next”, and includes a strong wish to be a company providing customers with optimal solutions successively together with contribution to future society from both sides of logistical equipment and logistic systems. Combining the former two companies’ individual strengths, Mitsubishi Logisnext looks into the future.

Mitsubishi Logisnext Co., Ltd., a new company formed from the merger of two companies in the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, is the third biggest company in the forklift industry with around 11,000 employees, and the second biggest in the MHI Group. The company has more than 20 major operation bases worldwide with R&D centers and manufacturing plants plus thousands of sales and service partners and dealers in all continents. Rocla’s R&D center is focused on electric driver-operated forklift development for European markets as well as automated guided vehicle development for global markets. Best customer experience is the main driver in all Rocla’s operations.