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Best Ergonomic Equipment & Safety Tips for Warehouse Workers

Warehouse employees frequently lift heavy items, perform repetitive tasks, push and pull loads, and bend and reach in unusual positions. Often, the nature of their jobs leads to work-related injuries. The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that warehouse employees experience almost twice the amount of injuries in comparison to workers within the general population. These…

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Saving Footsteps with Conveyor Systems: Which is Right for You?

When it comes to maintaining a productive and efficient workflow, minimizing footsteps is essential. In many cases, transportation conducted on foot can result in lost time and lower output, especially in large facilities.  Luckily, warehouse conveyor systems can help you transport materials from one place to another quickly and easily. Plus, they reduce the risks…

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Wildeck’s New Wilgard End-of-Aisle Rack Protectors for Warehouses

The ends of your aisles are some of the most vulnerable parts of your pallet rack systems. Not only are they some of the busiest areas in your entire warehouse, but they are also especially susceptible to damage from collisions. And if the ends of your aisles become compromised, it can affect the stability and…

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How to Improve the Flow of Your Inventory Process and Increase Warehouse Efficiency with First-In-First-Out (FIFO)

As a warehouse owner, you are probably always looking for ways to optimize your inventory control process. However, finding the right warehouse inventory management system can be tricky. When working in a competition industry it’s important to stay on the cutting edge of innovation. One great way to increase efficiency in your warehouse and get an edge on the competition is improving…

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Managing Throughput: The Best Materials Handling Systems to Maximize Your Warehouse Processing Speed

Are your operations as efficient as they need to be? How can you increase productivity without having to move to a larger warehouse facility to handle the influx of orders? As a warehouse owner, you may be wondering whether your existing processes are meeting current and future cost demands in order to stay competitive and turn a profit.   Managing throughput can help you determine…

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Five Common Ergonomic Warehouse Hazards & How to Prevent Them

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Your employees perform many tasks throughout their day that can result in strains, sprains, and other serious injuries. Therefore, anything you can do to help avoid warehouse injuries or decrease the risk of injury for warehouse workers is beneficial. In this article, we will discuss the importance of ergonomic warehouse equipment as well as a…

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Six Benefits of Mobile Aisle Shelving

Limited storage space can make it hard for businesses to keep track of their documents and items. And even static storage can take up room and hinder organizational efforts. Fortunately, mobile storage systems can alleviate both of these issues. Mobile shelving systems help you maximize the valuable space within your building and create a better organizational system too.  Mobile shelving works by reducing the number…

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Four Essential Safety Measures to Implement in Your Warehouse

Warehouses are one of the most dangerous work environments. Each day, warehouse employees are exposed to a wide range of potential hazards – from heavy machinery to falling products and more. And when accidents occur, they can lead to serious injuries. Therefore, as a warehouse owner, keeping your employees safe is a top priority. Below are…

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Top 3 Ways to Utilize Pallet Racking Systems for Small Warehouse Spaces (When You Have A Lot of Product but Not A Lot of Space) 

If you have a small warehouse, you are probably always looking for creative ways to increase warehouse space – especially if you have a lot of product. Perhaps you are steadily growing, customer demands are increasing, or you are just simply running out of room. By improving your warehouse’s configuration, you can store more items while at the same time, enhancing your efficiencies. Read on to find out the top three ways to optimize storage in your small warehouse space.           …

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