~ Brad McNamee (President, Warehouse Rack & Shelf LLC)
What is the history of the pallet rack and how was it designed to be used in warehousing of palletized products?
The evolution of pallet racks has revolutionized modern warehousing and logistics practices transforming the way goods are stored, transported, and managed. The concept of using pallets for storage and transportation emerged in the early 20th century, and the development of pallet racks followed. That brought about major improvements in the efficiency of storing and retrieving … Continue reading What is the history of the pallet rack and how was it designed to be used in warehousing of palletized products?
Some of our customers’ most frequently asked questions are answered by Warehouse Rack & Shelf President Bran McNamee. Q: What is the difference between roll formed steel and structural steel as it relates to pallet rack and cantilever rack? A: The main difference between roll formed steel and structural steel is the manufacturing process. Roll … Continue reading Ask the expert: The Difference Between Roll Formed Steel and Structural Steel Racks
Designing a pallet rack system for a warehouse requires a few basic planning steps to ensure you’ll have a safe, efficient and well-organized storage space that will be a valuable asset to your business for years to come. First, you’ll want to consider the type and quantity of goods you will be storing. The weight and … Continue reading Steps to Designing a Pallet Rack System for your Warehouse
The adoption of wire and steel containers offers a range of advantages over traditional wood boxes in modern packaging.
Collapsible wire containers are the #1 choice of Packaging Engineers because they are returnable, reusable and recyclable. Wire containers are popular with manufacturers for safely storing and transporting parts. Wire containers are the environmentally friendly choice. Wire containers are the economical solution to your material handling problems. They have greater monetary value to recyclers. wood … Continue reading Collapsible Wire Containers: The Choice of Packaging Engineers
Most popular and affordable pallet rack style: Teardrop Style Pallet Rack Best heavy-duty pallet rack: Structural Pallet Rack Most popular pallet rack decking: Wire Mesh Decking Best new pallet rack decking: ProDeck50 Punched Steel Decking Most affordable way to support a pallet stored in pallet rack: Pallet Support Crossbars Best pallet rack protector: WorldRam Rubber … Continue reading Best Warehouse Storage Products of 2023
Compared to solid decking options, such as plywood or metal, wire mesh decking is significantly less expensive, making it a cost-effective solution.
Boy, do we have a deal for you. If you purchase a container load of wire mesh containers or wire mesh decking and if you can wait approximately 13-14 weeks in some cases we can offer you free delivery to your dock. That’s right, no freight cost. How do we do this? We just have … Continue reading How Many Wire Containers or Wire Decks will fit in a Container Load for Free Delivery?
Warehouse Rack & Shelf LLC is proud to celebrate its 40th anniversary this year. Since our founding in 1983, our company has grown to become a premier provider of material handling and storage products to the nation’s largest original equipment manufacturers (O.E.M), distributors and retailers. Through our website, RackandShelf.com, we provide the lowest prices on … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE 2/23/2023: Warehouse Rack & Shelf celebrates 40 years of caring for customers!
If you are a new buyer of our stacking racks and you intend to stack them 4 high I would recommend you use the “Stack 2 on top of 2” stacking technique for safe stacking. Start by making two stacks of two and then stack them on top of one another to achieve your stack … Continue reading The Stack Rack “Stack 2 on Top of 2” Technique for Safe Stacking