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Our Manchester Office

Our experienced team of forklifts specialists are on-hand at Jofson Manchester. Serving both the city and surrounding areas such as Preston & Blackburn we have provided tailored advice on your material handling equipment needs for over 30 years. 

Forklift Hire In Manchester

As an official Mitsubishi dealer, we are the ideal choice if you are looking to purchase or hire a forklift. Since becoming the official dealer for the Midlands we have gone from strength to strength, chiefly on our great customer service and outstanding range of products on offer.

Our forklift rental plans are always tailored to your precise needs, with a variety of counterbalance trucks available on both short and long term hire contracts.  If your business has a unique case that you wish to discuss further, feel free to give us a call today by contacting our Manchester Office.

At Jofson our counterbalance forklifts span a variety of use cases. This include Electric models from Mitsubishi that give precise, efficient movement that make these trucks ideal for confined spaces and manoeuvring payloads around confined spaces. Alternatively for a powerful, robust performance our range of Diesel and LPG forklifts are a perfect hire choice if you business needs a truck with maximum versatility throughout the rental period.

Our services go far beyond standard forklift hire in Manchester and the surrounding areas, and include some of the finest specialist material handling equipment for a variety of practical applications. Locations we serve include Preston, Blackburn and Liverpool with a friendly team on hand for any and all enquires related to your rental plan.

Specialist Warehouse Equipment

As well as our extensive range of purchase and rental forklift plans for businesses in the Manchester area we also provide an extensive range of specialist moving equipment for a variety of specific applications. These include the latest Mitsubishi Power Pallet, Reach, Picker and Stacker Trucks created with a host of ergonomic and performance-enhancing features to ensure seamless integration into your business.

Power Pallet Trucks in Manchester


Sealed, protected, and specifically designed for low maintenance needs in every system, our power pallet trucks are built to cope with the most demanding of conditions. In spite of uneven ground, splashing water, dust and rough treatment, they just keep on working.

With intuitive handling via the simple-to-use tiller arm, from the safety and comfort of the ergonomic platform, your operator is always secure, confident and in full control. Our Mitsubishi pallet trucks also include pedestrian, for transport across short and medium distances.

Reach Trucks in Manchester


With class-leading travel speeds of up to 14km/h, Mitsubishi reach trucks are easily tailored to your needs with a choice of three performance modes. While experienced drivers will fully exploit the high-performance capability of the Professional (PRO) mode, new or inexperienced warehouse staff will respond to the Ecologic (ECO) mode which has been configured to work naturally and economically in any environment. For more specific needs, the truck’s settings can be customised by a service engineer.

Picker Trucks in Manchester

The Award-Winning VELiA low-to-high-level order picker range, developed for efficient and productive order picking, is full of smart features. Living up to Mitsubishi’s impressive reputation, the range meets the needs of distribution centres and fast-pick applications, exactly.

Designed to take on any challenge a warehouse may present, the VELiA range combines versatile operating modes and operator-friendly features, to provide unrivalled picking performance. No matter what the picking height, the EM, ES and EX will excel in any application and deliver outstanding productivity.

Stacker Trucks in Manchester

The compact and versatile Mitsubishi stacker range includes the AXiA ES, which gives exceptional productivity in every setting. Capable of working in the tightest spaces, our stacker trucks deliver the highest performance, precise steering input and unparalleled operator comfort. Easy to operate in even the most demanding of warehouses, our stackers are capable of handling to over 5m and keeping up with intensive loading bay operations.

The Mitsubishi stacker range includes pedestrian-operated, stand-on and sit-on trucks, all offer unrivalled performance and intuitive controls within a compact design that make them perfect for navigating narrow warehouse aisles.

Our Manchester Office


North West Branch

Moorings Road,

Tenax Circle Trafford Park,


M17 1FR

TEL: 0161 646 0123