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Factors to Consider When Designing a Warehouse


Warehouse designs that maximize capacity and achieve required service levels at reduced costs are the most effective. Your warehouse design should include a detailed physical layout of the operation to ensure the best possible utilization of your warehouse space. By reviewing and developing effective improvement options for your warehouse, fulfillment and distribution centers, your operations […]

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Buying v. Leasing Warehouse Equipment: Which Option is Right For Your Business?


It is well known that warehouse equipment, from pallet racks and forklifts to drive-in shelving and mezzanines, is a considerable expense, especially for small and medium-sized businesses. For this reason, many business owners choose to lease their warehouse equipment instead of buying it outright. However, every business is different and has different priorities and financial […]

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What Storage System is Best for Your Warehouse?


Warehouse organization is crucial for any business. Proper organization saves time and money and leads to an effortless product distribution, which makes for happy customers and higher profits.  If you’re trying to improve your layout by redesigning or revamping your warehouse, it can be difficult to know which storage system best suits your needs. 

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Top 8 Benefits of Industrial Shelving


Keeping your warehouse organized is not an easy thing to do. In fact, more and more companies today are dealing with storage space constraints. These companies are challenged with finding the best solutions to address the clutter in their warehouse facilities. Sound like the same problem you’re struggling with? A quality storage system is vital […]

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How to Prevent Common Warehouse Safety Hazards


Ensuring warehouse safety should be one of the priorities of any warehouse owner or manager. They need to make sure that they have a safe environment for their employees. Workers have the right to refuse work that they deem unsafe or if it poses a threat to themselves. And because a warehouse is one of […]

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Optimizing Pallet Racking in your Warehouse


Pallet racking has been used as an easy storage solution in many warehouses. They are an excellent way to optimize the space in your warehouse facility. While using pallet racks can help you in several different ways, it’s essential that you know how to make the most of this type of storage equipment. This way, […]

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Supply Chain & Distribution Center Planning for $1 Trillion Peak Volume Shopping Season


Is your warehouse ready? The rush of the upcoming holiday season has the potential to seriously disrupt the supply chain, and not just for retailers. There are many factors to consider—from consumer demands to channel alignment to supply chain execution and beyond.  According to Deloitte’s 2018 Holiday Survey of Consumers, holiday shopping season is expected to […]

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6 Things to Consider When Closing a Warehouse


It’s not an easy decision to close a facility, and navigating the closing process is no picnic, either — especially if you’ve never had to do it before. Used Warehouse Equipment specializes in warehouse liquidations nationwide.Warehouse liquidations take a lot of planning and getting and staying organized is key to an effective warehouse liquidation. This […]

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