7 New Technologies That Enhance Warehousing

7 New Technologies That Enhance Warehousing

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Warehousing Innovations The warehousing industry continues to produce tech-driven innovations as businesses aim to identify and adopt new technologies that improve warehouse operations, minimize costs, and enhance overall supply chain efficiency. A certain number of large companies have even started using robots and drones. It’s not only logistics behemoths who are utilizing cutting-edge tech-based solutions. […]

How Workplace Safety Can Benefit Your Supply Chain

How Workplace Safety Can Benefit Your Supply Chain

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Safety has always been a top priority for companies belonging to the supply chain industry. Whether your company is in Ontario or anywhere else in the world, workplace health and safety should always be a priority. Moreover, there’s always an opportunity to improve your organization’s ability to safeguard the well-being of workers. General Workplace Safety […]

A Peek at the Evolution of Forklifts

A Peek at the Evolution of Forklifts

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Handling of heavy loads using was once difficult until the modern forklift truck was invented. It took several years of research and development to create this invaluable modern tool. Read on to learn how it was invented and to discover the different types of forklift trucks that materialized over the years. The First Forklift The […]

11 Warehouse Tips to Keep Your Warehouse in Top Shape

11 Warehouse Tips to Keep Your Warehouse in Top Shape

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Proper warehouse management plays an important role in your business’ supply chain. Keeping your warehouse in top shape often includes proper organization, management, and maintenance of all processes to ensure operations remain smooth and efficient. How you organize and manage your warehouse can make or break your company’s bottom line. Common Warehouse Management Problems The […]

5 Forklift Safety Tips for Winter

5 Forklift Safety Tips for Winter

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The winter season is quite a busy time for forklift operators. Warehouses are abuzz with activity as items are continuously being loaded and unloaded onto delivery trucks and storage racks to fulfil orders in time for the Black Friday, the Christmas shopping rush and post-Christmas sales. However, it is also a fact that working during […]

How Clutter Impacts Warehouse Safety

Clutter Impacts Warehouse Safety

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As a warehouse owner or manager, you understand how a clean and organized workspace can affect the productivity and efficiency of your operation, as well as the motivation of your workers. This can ultimately result in several negative effects on your day-to-day overall production and operation, leading to loss of revenue and an increased risk […]

Stand Up Forklift Underride: Factors, Causes, and Risks

Stand Up Forklift Underride: Causes, and Risks

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“Underride” refers to forklift accidents that happen as a result of a standing operator backing too far into a horizontal shelf. The accident becomes fatal when shelving causes the forklift to slide below the shelf and crush the driver. In many workplaces, underride accidents are more likely to happen than overturning. Studying 3,000 forklift accidents […]