Dealing with CLARK Material Handling can be an uplifting experience. Founded in 1917 to make material handling trucks, CLARK has produced more than 1 million forklifts. Selling through its global network of more than 550 dealers, the company's line of forklifts includes internal combustion trucks, electric riders, narrow-aisle stackers, and powered hand trucks. CLARK also supplies aftermarket parts, as well as Totalift-brand parts to fit other manufacturers' forklifts. The company has more than 250,000 lift trucks operating in North America and more than 350,000 units globally. Young An Hat Company, a South Korean industrial conglomerate, controls CLARK.