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Europe awaits with more visits this month 21 September, 2018
The summer is coming to a gradual conclusion, and as companies get back up to speed after summer vacations across Europe, I’ll be knocking on a few doors this month to meet businesses and see how their operations work.
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Twenty years and still going strong: Hoist celebrates
Thursday, June 14, 2018 What was happening in the world in the early summer of 1998?
Ready for the first industry catchups of 2018
Thursday, March 15, 2018 The evenings are still dark, the weather is still cold and wet, and the shops don’t know whether to stock Valentine’s Day cards, ready-mix pancake batter, or Easter eggs. It must be springtime.
Will investment forecasts hold steady in 2018?
Thursday, February 15, 2018 We’ve done it—made it through a January that included five Mondays and seemed so inexorable that its apparent length even started to trend on Twitter.
Setting out our plans for the new year
Monday, January 22, 2018 Firstly, welcome back, for those of you who had a winter break. If you’re back in the office after celebrating Christmas and the New Year then you may well be reading this at your desk while trying to remember your computer password, or the door code, or which company it is you work for. It won’t take long for us all to be back into routine and back up to speed, though, and here at Hoist we’ll be getting straight back into our usual routine of visiting the industry around the world and reporting back.
Time to speak to the UK industry first-hand
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Steady growth is the responsible way forward
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 You may remember that when last month’s comment was written, I’d just returned from a week in the west of Germany, visiting various manufacturers and designers of hoists and other lifting gear.

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