Why Compact (Old Timeline Template)

Why choose Compact?

Compact Fork Trucks was established in 2000 by two former senior management team members of a major forklift truck manufacturer. They identified an opportunity to provide cost-effective material handling solutions in the Midlands area.

Our forklift truck sales and service support recommendations are formulated with the benefit of over sixty years experience. It is our aim to develop long-term commercial partnerships with all our customers.

It is our task to actively contribute to our customer’s success. We are driven by our customer’s current and future needs. With customized solutions, we win our customers’ trust every day. Satisfied customers are the basis for our sustainable success.

Our History


Year Established.

Office Relocation


Relocated to the heart of the Black Country.



Awarded COMBiLiFT new dealer of the year.

Office Relocation


Moved to new, larger premises due to major growth and expansion.

July 2018

Built 4,500 square foot extension.

Narrow Aisle Flexi

December 2018

Awarded Narrow Aisle Flexi Midlands dealer of the year.

FLTA Compliance

March 2019
FLTA Audited & Certified for Compliance

Following a 100 point on-site audit, Compact Fork Trucks is one of forty six companies within the UK to be awarded the Certificate of Compliance by the UK's foremost authority on materials handling equipment: the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA).

February 2020

Official HYUNDAI Importer

FLTA Compliance

April 2020

Celebrating 20 Years in Business!

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