1. Fast, Budget-Conscious Storage & Fulfillment the E-Distribution Way

    Meet Demand Changes Without Major Disruption & Cost Business slowdowns like the one blanketing so many industries today will tighten budgets. But, putting off needed improvements can do even more damage to your bottom line if you aren’t ready to meet demand when the economy recovers. E-Distribution can help! Let us bridge the gap for you as we have done for so many of our clients over the ye…Read More

  2. Give Me Some Space… For Safe & Productive Warehouse Operations

    Whether building new or remodeling an existing distribution center, configuring the warehouse space that will not have storage rack is equally as important as the area that will. Here’s why… while pallet and case storage rack is designed intentionally to consolidate inventory and maximize warehouse space and efficiency, the area around the racking where people and equipment maneuver also has a…Read More

  3. Join Us at the IFDA in Phoenix!

    The International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) annual conference on Distribution Solutions is next week – October 26-28th…And we’re gonna be there!  We’ve been exhibiting at this show for several years and are looking forward to heading back to Phoenix to meet with attendees from the foodservice warehousing and transportation sectors. Each year, we see some old friends and…Read More

  4. Tis the Season…for Peak Warehouse Distribution & Fulfillment

    The weather may still be warm, the leaves on the trees mainly green, but the supply chain is in full motion like the Polar Express bearing down on the its next destination.  Preparing for and successfully implementing fourth quarter order fulfillment for non-perishable and grocery products alike are often the biggest challenges of the year in the material handling industry.  So, how do you mos…Read More

  5. Pallet Flow: The High Density Storage Winner!

      No crown or trophy needed for this winner, just load it up with full pallets and let it go to work. When designing a pallet flow system to meet your specific needs you have options such as, wheel type and size, wheel pattern configuration (in-line/staggered), pitch of the flow lanes and simple braking or even heavy duty braking used in the deep lane (20+) systems.   The pallet flow systems de…Read More

  6. This Isn’t Your Parents AS/RS System

    Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems have been around since the 1960's, offering distribution centers higher capacity storage in a smaller footprint. But we aren't living in the last century and the advancements in ASRS technologies over the past 55 years have advanced this technology in not only functionality but economies of use. ASRS systems can be found in small, medium and large facilities…Read More

  7. How to Find the Right Storage Rack System for Your Warehouse

    Are you shopping around for a new or additional pallet rack system?  Perhaps you’re considering taking on additional product lines for a new customer; or trying to meet new fulfillment requirements for an existing customer; or maybe just evaluating your operations to see if any new efficiencies can be found.  Whatever the reason, how do you know which type of pallet rack or storage medium is r…Read More

  8. How to Increase Pick Slots WITHOUT Expanding Your Warehouse

    Buyers want choices and retailers have NO choice but to deliver; lots of variety, a myriad of brands, every color of the rainbow and flavor under the sun.  This is the best case scenario for the finicky consumer, but a major headache at the distribution center.  DC managers are forced to handle ever-rising SKUs, both fast and slow moving products, in the same amount of storage space.  It means …Read More

  9. Business is Growing in Texas… And So are We!

    Have you heard?  Texas was THE place to be in 2014.  According to Industry Week and Forbes magazines, the Lone Star State is the #1 Business State in the country, chosen by corporate executives and site selection consultants in the annual survey of the  Developers Council International (DCI).  Texas continues its all-out boom in the energy sector and financial and tech markets, while seeing a…Read More

  10. 10 Cost-Effective, Easy Steps to Add Pallet Rack and Case Pick Slots in Your Warehouse

    If your pallet rack system is at or over capacity, you’ve probably scrambled to find every possible pallet slot or case pick location in the building. Every warehouse will eventually face the capacity issue, either due to sales growth, increasing SKUs or seasonal inventories.  Before taking that giant leap toward capital expansion, we have some easy and cost-effective strategies to maximize you…Read More