Our customers were tired of literally throwing away the money they spent replacing custom wood pallets. Like many companies, they struggled to get their pallets back after shipping. They would end up in a different facility (sometimes even one of their own!) and never reappear. Sometimes, they were actually thrown away or shredded because workers … Continue reading Stackable steel pallets replace costly wood pallets and skids
We recently got a large order for collapsible wire baskets that are being used for the Kanban lean manufacturing method. Our collapsible wire baskets are used to support Kanban “Just In Time” initiatives by organizing and sending small quantities of parts to production lines. Kanban got its start in Japan in the 1940s and is … Continue reading Collapsible Wire Baskets Ideal for Kanban Method
There are so many things to think about when it comes to warehouse safety products. Each business will have its own unique safety needs. No matter what your needs are, it’s a good idea to invest in safety products. We have more than 30 years of experience helping businesses find the right products to improve … Continue reading Warehouse Safety is Job #1 | Warehouse Safety Products are Proven to Reduce Accidents
As a warehouse manager, you’re always looking to maximize storage density and handling efficiency while maintaining safety. Working with commercial cooler shelving and freezer rack storage is especially challenging, so it’s essential that you maximize everything you can. Because coolers and freezers have a high cost-per-foot, you want to use every square inch available to … Continue reading Two Ways to Increase Density, Efficiency and Safety in Warehouse Coolers & Freezers
Online ordering makes life easy for consumers. It’s become a way to simplify and streamline shopping without leaving the couch. Although it’s made modern life easier, this new style of shopping has changed the way warehouses operate. It’s not a bad thing, but it certainly poses new challenges. Companies like Amazon have spoiled us with one … Continue reading New Warehouse Revolution Relies on Order Picking
Pallet rack seismic requirements might feel like more red tape on a long list of time consuming and expensive precautions you face when racking a new warehouse. You might think, what are the chances? Is it worth pulling a permit? In an ideal world, you’d be able to unload the racks before any seismic activity, … Continue reading Why you need to meet seismic requirements for pallet racks?