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
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?
I’ve been getting a lot of calls lately from people asking for the capacity of their existing pallet rack. It turns out the reason they’re asking is that OSHA has requested this information and is requiring that it be posted on the beams in the form of a beam label. Trust me- It’s better to address these things now instead … Continue reading Let’s talk about capacity of your pallet racks – before OSHA comes knocking