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Winterize Your Loading Dock to Prevent Energy Loss

The harsh winters in NE Pennsylvania can make keeping cold air out, and warm air in—a big challenge. Worn or damaged seals and dock shelters don’t help matters. Read more for some solutions to guard your facility against energy loss and weather extremes.

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Protect Your Warehouse Against Forklift Damage

Lift trucks are indispensable in the modern warehouse, and they aren’t going anywhere soon. The most recent estimates show there are 855,900 forklifts in the US and sales continue to be strong. Here we offer our list of the top ways to protect your warehouse against forklift damage.

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HVLS Fans–Beat the Heat with a Breeze!

Working in hot, humid conditions can result in a number of adverse health effects ranging from discomfort to serious health risks. There are many steps that employers can take to assess risk and provide more comfortable working conditions during hot weather. Let's address the benefits of using HVLS fans.

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Need to Expand Your Warehouse Space? Let’s Evaluate.

Congested aisles. Crowded racks. Cluttered dock. How do you know when the time is right to expand your warehouse capabilities? It’s widely held that once storage capacity surpasses 85% utilization, there is a marked reduction in warehouse productivity. Movement becomes restricted which results in multiple actions to complete a task.

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Spring is Here! It’s Time to Inspect Your Dock & Door Equipment.

Winter in Northeastern Pennsylvania can be long and challenging. So with springtime comes the desire for warmer temperatures and all things outdoors. It’s also the perfect time to take a look at the effects of winter weather on your loading dock and commercial door equipment.

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Guard Your Pallet Racking—Protection Pays!

Receiving—Moving—Storing, and Protecting! Material handling activities can bring a multitude of challenges. One being, lift trucks coming into contact with pallet racks. The repeated impact from forklifts can cause significant damage to your facilities’ pallet racks. What are the reasons for impact and how can you minimize repeated damage?

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Moving temperature-sensitive products? The loading dock is a vital part of the cold chain.

Produce, frozen foods, and flowers—these are just some of the temperature-sensitive products that consumers buy all the time. But did you ever ask yourself—how did my ice cream get from the cow to my supermarket in perfect, creamy condition?

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