Prevent Pallet Rack Damage in 8 Simple Steps

In a battle of forklift vs pallet rack, we’d put our money on the forklift every time. While collisions are often unavoidable, some are severe enough to disrupt your warehouse. Learn how to keep your operation going and repair the potential issues upfront. There’s an easier solution to the repair or replace conundrum. If you’re [...]

Back to Basics: Pallet Racking 101

Your warehouse operation is only as profitable as your ability to fulfill orders efficiently. A disorganized inventory stock can sink productivity and ultimately cause a loss at the end of the year. […]

4 Essential Questions to Ask When Buying Pallet Racks

Can you imagine spending to have your home remodeled without first understating what you want to achieve in the new space? Of course not. However, that’s precisely what many warehouse managers do when they fail to take the time to assess their material handling needs before selecting operation-appropriate pallet rack. It’s true that enhancing your [...]

5 Critical Pallet Rack Safety Hazards

Steel pallet racks are as critical to your warehouse operation as the employees that work within it. Unfortunately, these essential structures are often neglected after installation, creating potentially deadly occupational health and safety risks as well as costly property damage. Without comprehensive pallet racking inspections and self-assessments serious accidents from faulty or damaged racks are [...]

Damaged Racks: Repair or Replace

With more than 4,600 deaths in 2012 alone, the warehouse environment is frequently cited as one of OSHA’s high-risk working environments. Due to the constant wear and tear of heavy loads, machinery and operations changes your racks may sustain damages that go dangerously unnoticed. One of the best steps you can take to prevent injury [...]

How to Prevent Pallet Rack Damage With 10 Simple Safeguards

Safety is paramount to your warehouse operations. Protecting valuable employees and inventory starts with a well-maintained fleet of equipment, extensive planning, and properly trained employees. Think of it this way, no one ever sets out to get sick- just like no one sets out to have an accident in the warehouse. Much like with illness, [...]

Rack Express Joins the Indoff Partner Program

Adding Seven New Sales Partners to the Material Handling Division St. Louis, MO—(June 1, 2015) Indoff is pleased to announce the addition of the Rack Express sales team with multiple offices in Texas. Effective June 1st, these material handling experts along with the Rack Express brand and website will become a division of Indoff. “Adding [...]

Five Tips to Creating the Ideal Warehouse Pallet Racking System

Every warehouse has different needs and fulfillment processes based on their product and end customer.  Depending on your type of inventory and order flow, there are multiple pallet racking options to fit your specific needs.  In order to choose the ideal warehouse pallet rack option, consider the following five tips: Storage Density If you need [...]