Sorting Out Automated Sorters

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Material Handling

| Written by: MarkSmith

 

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Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors (VRCs) Vs. Elevators

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Material Handling

| Written by: MarkSmith

When you need to move inventory from one floor or mezzanine level to another – and you don’t have a freight elevator in the area – then you’ll need something to do the job quickly and efficiently. For warehouses, distribution centers, plants and factories, the solution is a vertical reciprocating conveyor (VRC).

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When Your Needs Change, So Can Your Mezzanine

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Material Handling

| Written by: MarkSmith

You might be wondering about how the installation of a mezzanine will fit into your future plans – whether they include expanding, moving or some other form of growth. The good news is that no matter what your plans are, your mezzanine can grow with your company. Not only can you design a mezzanine to meet your exact current space requirements, but the mezzanine can be modified at any point in...

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6 Ways a Mezzanine Can Benefit Your Warehouse or Distribution Center

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Material Handling

| Written by: MarkSmith

Many companies, because of misperceptions regarding mezzanines, overlook the value and benefits they can provide to just about any organization with a warehouse, distribution center or even a factory floor. The truth is, you easily can install a mezzanine into an existing or a new facility to add valuable additional space for manufacturing, material processing, or simply storage. The leaders...

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What Is ‘The Cube’ and How Does It Help My Warehouse?

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Material Handling

| Written by: MarkSmith

If you’ve followed the Outsource Equipment Company used warehouse equipment blog for any length of time, then you likely know that we often refer to the cube when talking about high-density storage options for your warehouse, distribution center or factory.

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3 Material Handling Tips to Instantly Double the Size of Your Warehouse’s Storage Space

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Material Handling

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If your business is doing well, you’re probably thinking about your need to increase your total warehouse storage space – and if not right now, then sometime in the near future. Since it’s prohibitively expensive to build onto an existing facility or acquire a new facility altogether, Outsource Equipment Company is pleased to present three material handling tips to instantly double the size of...

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Why ‘Made in USA’ Is Important

Preferring home-grown products seem to be a part of our disposition as consumers, regardless of our own political leanings or the type of product we are considering purchasing. With warehouse equipment and products and other purchases that are made business-to-business, the reasoning becomes more logical and less abstract.

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MHEDA Names First MVS Award Winners

The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA) has named the first batch of recipients for its Most Valuable Supplier (MVS) award. The MVS program is an annual recognition given out exclusively to MHEDA-affiliated supplier member companies. Orlando-based Outsource Equipment Company, a distributor of material handling equipment and supply chain solutions, joins MHEDA in...

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Why We Participate in Industry Associations (Part 2)

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Material Handling, Trade Shows

| Written by: MarkSmith

In the previous blog post, we explained why, as a material handling equipment distributor, Outsource Equipment is active in the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA). This time around, we talk about the value of being a part of MHI.

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Peace of Mind and Warranties

We all know exactly what a warranty is – but when it comes to material handling equipment and other capital equipment expenditures for the warehouse, distribution center or factory, do we take warranties too much for granted?

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