Prospect Heights, IL… Leggett & Platt Storage Products Group announces the addition of its new MELP55 pallet truck to the GILLIS pallet truck product line.

When price is a concern, the GILLIS Model MELP55 pallet truck is the answer. This model features dependability at a fraction of the cost of premium pallet trucks. Durable, versatile and easy to use, the MELP55 has an ergonomic design. It is offered in two sizes, both with 5,500 lb. capacity. The 180 degree handle pivot provides exceptional maneuverability in compact areas and comes standard with polyurethane wheels and rollers for rolling ease. The new pallet truck features robotic welds throughout, grease fittings at all pivot points for easy maintenance, and is offered in safety yellow powder coat finish.