Monday, April 14, 2014


Usually logistics costs associated with the transport of goods from one place to another play an important role in the study of costs, these can give the green light to purchase teams or be very high and may result in the rejection of the entirely project.

The type of transportation you choose depends on the type of product and the availability of time and money. Send goods by air can be costly in money, but at the same time you can save valuable time. Normally the shipping documents is made by air. Maritime shipments are used to reduce costs, but the arrival time is lengthened.

The containers have been adapted to send any type of goods, can be found in different sizes, refrigerated, open at the top , open at the sides, single platform, etc. .

Also a full container shipments can be made, Full Container Loaded: FCL, or less than a container, Less Container Load, LCL.

Container sizes:
  • Standard 20 feet, this container can store a volume of 28 cubic meters and a maximum weight of about 28 Ton.
  • Standard 40 feet, this container can store a volume of 58 cubic meters and a maximum weight of about 28 Ton.
  • Standard 40 High Cube, this container can store a volume of 68 cubic meters and a maximum weight of approximately 28 Ton.

When shipping with Bestly Tools, we will guide and suggest the best option according to the specific order, when you check out in our system, you will see a suggestion. However we will contact you to explore all possible alternatives with their prices so you can make your purchase in the most effective cost-benefit way.

Types of Containers

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Monday, April 7, 2014


In order to make the process of importing products easier, we want to give you a brief introduction to the logistics of shipping process, below, you will find a small guide to the most important subjects you need to know to import your goods smoothly and successfully, in that way you will speak the same language as logistics companies, shipping companies, agents, forwarders, tec.You will understand the acronyms, processes, among other things.

Also Bestly Tools will accompany you throughout the process from product selection, delivery and receipt at destination, we're here to guide you from start to finish.

One of the most important issues to consider are the terms of purchase and the responsibilities assumed by each of the parties to each order. These terms are also known as Incoterms, the last update was the same in 2010.

Regarding doing business with China  the most common term is FOB, if you make a purchase with "FOB Price", Free on Board, you should be aware that your responsibility starts from the moment the container is on the ship, your provider will handle the production and transportation to the port, thereafter the charge is your responsibility.

If the purchase is made ​​with "CIF", Cost Insurance and Freight, your responsibility as a buyer starts at port of destination, the supplier will be responsible for costs, shipping and insurance. To ensure the comfort of our customers, orders with Bestly Tools are handled as CIF, so you can focus on what you do best and we with our logistics team will deliver the goods to your country in the best conditions.

Shipping and Logistics-Incoterms

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Monday, March 31, 2014


Bestly Tools is proud to introduce you to the new Bestly electric fork lift trucks, versatile due to its small turning radius of only 170 cm, 2 tons capacity and a standard maximum lift height of 550 cm, which can be extended according to your needs, useful for small and tall halls. Another feature of our forklift is worth highlighting its German engine and transmission, includes battery and charger.

Besides this our truck comes in a green color that is clearly visible in its facilities contributing to security, green is the color of nature inspires peace and quiet, which indirectly help operators overcome their day high stress that are experienced in loading and unloading operations.

Being electric, you are helping to have a cleaner world and reduce carbon footprint.

Those were some features of our new equipment if you want to know more about them please contact us, we will gladly give you the information needed to clarify their doubts.

To acquire the latest model truck or forklift for your facilities is not the only thing you should consider to enhance the working environment or conditions of your employees. It is also important to keep in mind that they are people who will be responsible to drive them, so they must be trained and should have minimum knowledge of the respective safety regulations for the safe use of the equipment and its operation.

Bestly Tools reminds you some important information about forklifts, please note also specific regulations of your own country might apply.
  • Forklifts are usually led by the rear wheels
  • It’s easier to turn loaded than without load (because the load is balanced with counterweights )
  • They have a center of gravity towards the back and lean forward when lifting forks
  • The center of gravity of a forklift moves depending on load placement, for this reason it moves when accelerating, braking and turns.
  • Tilt the mast back when traveling with load may help to create a better balance between the load and equipment.
  • The handling of the truck unloaded is of equal or greater importance as loaded, unloaded is more likely to rollover by the counterweight.
  • The operator must always keep arms and legs inside the vehicle.
  • The operator should sit facing the direction in which is traveling and not continue driving if the load will obstruct vision.
  • When lifting a load the operator must ensure that it is balanced, does not exceed the capacity of the truck and there are no obstructions.
  • When traveling with load keep the right side of the road, be careful with oil stains and is recommended to have the forks lowered.

For more tips on forklift operators contact us or visit the Administration for Safety and Health at Work (OSHA). Bestly Tools is not responsible for the content of this news, it is merely informative.

Forklift Trucks-Bestly Tools

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