September 10, 2019


LEXINGTON, KY – (September 10, 2019) –  CLARK Material Handling Company (CLARK), a top-ten global manufacturer of forklift trucks and spare parts, has partnered with Battery Builders, Inc. (BBI) to provide our family of CLARK Dealers a new motive-power battery line that is competitively priced, offers consistent delivery lead-times and a long battery life along with a five-year warranty.

Since 1950 BBI has manufactured high quality batteries for forklifts and material handling equipment across North America. BBI  proudly states, "100% made in the USA, it's all we do." BBI exclusively manufactures batteries, leading to greater focus on innovation and quality. By manufacturing in the USA, BBI is able  to provide CLARK with a competitive product that meets the stringent delivery requirements of CLARK Dealers.

BBI manufactures batteries in its state-of-the-art, fully automated facility which leads to superior quality batteries – saving CLARK Dealers time and money on repairs.

This new battery line is highly economical, has low maintenance, and is 100 percent recyclable. BBI batteries have one of the longest battery life's in the industry and is a leader in overall performance.

In addition to the new battery line, CLARK Parts offers a full-line of chargers that incorporates the latest innovative technology.

"We listened to our dealers regarding battery pricing, availability, and quality. CLARK researched the industry and has determined that BBI provides a superior product that meets and exceeds our dealer and customer requirements. We are pleased to have BBI as one of our preferred partners," explained Charlie Chwasz, North American Aftermarket Sales Manager.



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Battery Builders, Inc. State-of-the-Art Automated Facility


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About CLARK Material Handling Company

CLARK Material Handling Company has been an industry leader since its production of the first gasoline powered material handling truck in 1917. CLARK has over 550 locations worldwide with dealer representation in more than 80 countries. A full range of I.C. and Electric trucks for diverse applications are available in the CLARK product line. For more information about CLARK, CLARK products and job opportunities at CLARK, please visit: