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Benefits of Cogan Warehouse Guardrails

Benefits of Cogan Warehouse Guardrails

Looking to improve your warehouse’s efficiency? Cogan guardrails are a simple yet effective way to increase safety, reduce costs, and enhance...

Choosing the Right Conveyor System

Choosing the Right Conveyor System

The manufacturing industry is striving to maximize energy and time by practicing the lean methodology. Many manufacturers forget that it’s not just...

ALB Lockers: Everything You Need to Know

ALB welded lockers and storage cabinets are your best bet for efficient warehouse storage solutions. At The Material Handler, we offer a variety of...

Mezzanines: Everything You Need to Know

Mezzanines: Everything You Need to Know

Mezzanines consist of elevated floors or platforms installed between the floor and ceiling. Used primarily in warehouses and retail spaces,...

What Is a Warehouse Storage System?

What Is a Warehouse Storage System?

A warehouse storage system is exactly what it sounds like: a system comprised of many different components that, when combined, create an efficient,...

The Benefits of Pallet Wrappers

The success of a warehouse depends entirely on its ability to meet customers’ needs. New technology, like pallet wrappers, can transform the...

Basic Warehouse Safety Tips

Basic Warehouse Safety Tips

When it comes to injuries and accidents, warehouses can be one of the most dangerous places to work. Operating heavy machinery, lifting and...

How to Control Warehouse Storage Costs

How to Control Warehouse Storage Costs

Owning and operating a warehouse is a busy endeavour. Things are in constant flux, and there is usually, almost always, something moving overheard....

Workstation Solutions

Workstation Solutions

A new warehouse workstation can optimize space, streamline the production process, and help you stay organized, even in the face of chaos. BOSTONtec...

Pallet Wrapper Solutions

Pallet Wrapper Solutions

Pallet organization is the key to the streamlined and efficient management of any warehouse.  Beyond racking systems or implementing a...

Investing in a Pallet Rotator

Investing in a Pallet Rotator

Increasing efficiency and productivity in a warehouse is one of the top priorities that managers have all over the world. There are many ways of...

A Guide to Keeping your Mezzanine Safe

A Guide to Keeping your Mezzanine Safe

When good decisions lead to a successful stretch of productivity for your business, expansion might be in the back of your mind for the upcoming...

When to Invest in Automation and AS/RS

When to Invest in Automation and AS/RS

Once your business has reached a point when small, mundane manual actions start significantly slowing down your order filling process, it might be...

The Importance of Ergonomics

The Importance of Ergonomics

Ergonomics is the science of investigating the level of efficiency in a workplace, and detailing what could be changed to increase overall...

Forklift Safety and Human Error

Forklift Safety and Human Error

Forklifts are incredibly useful powered industrial vehicles that are used to lift and move material. Lifting with a two-pronged fork, a forklift can...

Forklifts: Propane vs Electric

Forklifts: Propane vs Electric

Gone are the good old days when Propane Forklifts dominated warehouses across North America. With increasing workplace regulations demanding cleaner...

Roll Formed vs Structural Pallet Racking

Roll Formed vs Structural Pallet Racking

Roll-Formed Pallet Racking is by far the most common form of racking seen in average warehouses, distribution and production facilities. Roll-Form...

Warehouse Layout Designs

Warehouse Layout Designs

Warehouse Layout Designs My experience when it comes to creating Warehouse Layout Designs range from overcrowded existing space to completely empty...

Storage Optimization

Storage Optimization

Storage Optimization Are you concerned about outgrowing your existing warehouse and not sure how to maximize excess vertical space? Try to consider...

Pallet Racking 101

Pallet Racking 101

When designing Pallet Rack Storage Systems you want to maximize the total usage of cubic square footage your building has to offer.

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