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Feb 20

MLE Announces a further integration of the Group

Mitsubishi Logisnext Europe (MLE), member of the global Mitsubishi Logisnext Group, accelerates the optimisation of its material handling and logistics solution offers through further group integration in Europe.

As of April 01, 2020, business and strategy execution are strengthened through the establishment of an operational management covering all channels and brands with corporate and sales & services functions headquartered in Almere, the Netherlands.

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Jan 20

Claartje Bouwers elected Vice-Chairman

Claartje Bouwers elected Vice-Chairman in DUJAT Board of Directors

DUJAT is since 1983 working in strengthening overall economic relations between the Netherlands and Japan. Claartje Bouwers, Vice-President of Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift Europe (MCFE) has been elected Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of DUJAT.
The Board of Directors consists of 15 top managers of Dutch and Japanese companies that do business in Japan and The Netherlands.

We as MCFE are very proud of that one of our Vice-Presidents is part of this important organization that offers its members a strong channel and business network to broaden professional opportunities…. read more


Oct 17

The Mayor of Almere receives the President and Vice-President of MCFE in the yearly lunch with Japanese companies based in the city

The Mayor of Almere receives the President and Vice-President of MCFE in the yearly lunch with Japanese companies based in the city

Japanese companies are very important for the development of the region according to Mayor Weerwind. … Read more.


Jul 17

MCFE expands its operations in Almere

MCFE establishes a new European Rental and Used Truck’s Centre in Almere, The Netherlands.

As part of the celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the company, Hans Seijger, Vice-President Marketing and Sales, opened the new 2500m2 facility in Almere. According to Seijger: “this new expansion of our business is in line with the global strategy of our mother company, MN, to reach the top third position on rank list of manufacturers worldwide”. read more


Jul 17

Integration of Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift Co., Ltd. and UniCarriers Corporation

As of 1 October 2017, Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift Co., Ltd. and UniCarriers Corporation will be integrated into one company in Japan, bearing the new name Mitsubishi Logisnext Co., Ltd… Read more.


May 17

MCFE shareholders awarded during the Annual General Meeting in Amsterdam

Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift Europe (MCFE) celebrated its General Shareholders Meeting in Amsterdam on the 25 and 26th of May.
During the event, Hans Seijger, Vice-President Sales & Marketing and Claartje van Fulpen, Vice-President Administration on behalf of MCFE, bestowed MFET, MN and Caterpillar representatives with a token of our appreciation for their support during the last 25th years.  Read more.


Mar 17

Claartje van Fulpen was nominated for the European Counsel Awards 2017 in the Employment’s Law Category

We are proud to share that our Vice-President Administration, Claartje van Fulpen, was nominated for the prestigious European Counsel Awards for people that excel in their specific roles. Claartje was nominated in the category Employment Law. Lexology and the International Law Office (ILO), together with the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), hosted the tenth annual European Counsel Awards in London to announce the winners. Read more.


Sep 16

Conversion of UniCarriers Corporation into a 100% subsidiary through the additional acquisition of its shares

Kyoto,September 29, 2016?Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift Co., Ltd. (the “Company,” President and CEO: Hideaki Ninomiya, Head Office: Nagaokakyo-shi, Kyoto-fu) is pleased to announce that the Company has resolved, at a meeting of its Board of Directors held today, to make an additional purchase of the shares of UniCarriers Corporation (“UniCarriers,” President and CEO: Akira Shiki, Head Office: Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa-ken), which is an equity method affiliate of the Company, from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Forklift & Engine Turbocharger Holdings, Ltd. (“M-FET,” President and CEO: Atsushi Maekawa, Head Office: Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa-ken) and to change our capital investment ratio in UniCarriers to 100%, and that the Company has executed a share transfer agreement.

(The shares transfer is scheduled to take place on January 1, 2017.) The Company will start making arrangements for the integration of business operation with UniCarriers, which the Company aims to do in October 2017.
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Jul 16

The Ambassador of Japan visits Almere

Yuichi Mano, president of MCFE, among the participants in the meeting with the Mayor of Almere and Hiroshi Inomata.

The ambassador of Japan in the Netherlands, Mr Hiroshi Inomata, has been received in Almere by Mayor Weerwind and the top management of six Japanese companies based in this city.
Mr. Yuichi Mano, president of MCFE BV, and Claartje van Fulpen, Vice-President Administration of MCFE, met the ambassador together with the representatives of Nidec, Construction Kobelco, Kobelco Cranes and Yakult… read more


Jun 16

Radboud Molijn receives award for contributions to economic relations

Radboud Molijn has been presented with the “Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette” by the Japanese Government

Radboud Molijn, member of the Supervisory Board of Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift Europe B.V. (MCFE), has been bestowed the honour of the ‘Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette’ by the Japanese Government in recognition to his “significant contributions to strengthening the economic relations and promoting mutual understanding between Japan and the Kingdom of the Netherlands”. read more