Run for the hills the robots have taken over!!

Nipper International Pallet Transport System moves palletized product throughout the warehouse without the need for a forklift or human for that matter. This thing is the coolest, unless you are a forklift driver. On the positive side it may be years before it takes our jobs.

Warehouse Safety is Job #1 | Warehouse Safety Products are Proven to Reduce Accidents

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

Two Ways to Increase Density, Efficiency and Safety in Warehouse Coolers & Freezers

As a warehouse manager, you’re always looking to maximize storage density and handling efficiency while maintaining safety. Working with coolers and freezers 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 get the most for … Continue reading Two Ways to Increase Density, Efficiency and Safety in Warehouse Coolers & Freezers

New Warehouse Revolution Relies on Order Picking

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

Why you need to meet seismic requirements for pallet racks?

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?

Let’s talk about capacity of your pallet racks – before OSHA comes knocking

We’ve been getting a lot of calls lately from people asking for the capacity of their existing pallet rack. It turns out the reason may be OSHA. OSHA may require that you provide documentation proving the capacity of your uprights and beams. It doesn’t have a specific requirement for labeling capacity on pallet rack. But I was … Continue reading Let’s talk about capacity of your pallet racks – before OSHA comes knocking