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10 Ways to Use Rack Sacks in Your Warehouse

Rack sacks are industrial strength polyester bags that can be deployed to your warehouse and hung on the end units of your pallet racks to collect garbage. Essentially rack sacks are reusable industrial-strength garbage bags. Need to order rack sacks? Click here. Here are 10 ways to use rack sacks in your warehouse: Here are […]

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How what are pallet dimensions and weight?

This article provides the most common pallet dimensions as well as materials from which they are made. Want to know how wide and long a pallet is? Here is your answer: 48 inches X 40 inches. Each wooden deck board on a pallet is 3 ½ inches wide and 5/16 inches thick. That’s 8.89 cm […]

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How much space do I need between pallets?

There are three considerations for side-spacing on a pallet rack beam: fire suppression (flue), aisle dimension, and material handling equipment straddling requirements. Fire suppression – flue spacing Pallet rack is usually designed around the width of grocery pallets.  A pallet rack beam is designed for each pallet width x (times) 2 or 3 pallets wide […]

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Pallet rack types for the warehouse

The importance of good pallet rack design While some will tell you that pallet rack is pallet rack, expert warehouse managers would disagree. In fact, professionals in distribution management insist that quality pallet rack, designed properly, will increase productivity and add significantly to your bottom line. Increase storage and available warehouse space with pallet rack […]

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Pallet Racking Types: A Guide for Warehouse Managers

Expert warehouse managers know there are myriad different kinds of pallet racking types. And they integrate into a variety of systems, profiles, setups, and designs. Knowing which form is the best for your function is critical to operational success. Here is a breaking down the main pallet racking types. Take a look at these different […]

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