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Vertical Lift Modules — Your Ace Under Your Sleeve

By gosrsi / July 28, 2021 /

VLM systems, in many cases, are a must when it comes to modern logistic centers. They are flexible, intuitive, dynamic, and above all, incredibly advantageous for your workers, allowing a more rapid response when it comes to order picking. In today’s highly demanding and competitive atmosphere, the main objective of any operation is efficiency —…

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Push Back Racking System Anatomy

By gosrsi / July 2, 2021 /

A push back racking system is an accumulated-pallet-based racking system. Material pallets can be stored on both sides of a store aisle or on a single side. Push back racking offers one type of high-density storage solution. This means a huge volume of materials can be stored in this racking system while still being able…

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Daniel Kent, Director of Software Solutions

By gosrsi / June 25, 2021 /

The SRSI team is delighted to announce the promotion of Daniel Kent to Director of Software Solutions as of June 15th, 2021. Dan joined the SRSI team in November of 2020 as a Senior Project Manager and spent a great deal of his time overseeing ongoing projects across Canada and the U.S. We are eager…

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Key Benefits of Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors

By gosrsi / June 18, 2021 /

A Vertical Reciprocating Conveyor definition involves multiple terms that need explanation. A Vertical Reciprocating Conveyor VRC is material-moving equipment that carries cargo between multiple floor levels. This equipment carries materials from one fixed elevation to another. A VRC is designed to address vertical material movement challenges in multi-leveled facilities. It is called a reciprocating conveyor…

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Support Social Distancing and Employee Safety with Automated Storage and Retrieval System

By gosrsi / June 3, 2021 /

The CDC, in its COVID-19 safety guidelines for warehouses, recommends a 6-feet social distance between workers. Warehouses are also required to reduce person-to-person contact by adopting virtual meetings and digital inventory tracking methods. Certain Covid-19 measures such as wearing masks and using PPE may only be temporary, but measures such as social distancing and sanitization…

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Warehouse/DC Operations Trends in 2020. Covid-19 Challenges and Solutions

By gosrsi / May 28, 2021 /

COVID-19 has taken a toll on several industries, including warehouse and DC operations. While the warehousing/DC operations landscape has been changing for many years, the pace of this change has been accelerated by the pandemic. Being aware of the latest trends in warehouse management will help businesses stand their ground and adapt to the environment…

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Understanding Pallet Rack Frame Capacity

By gosrsi / May 20, 2021 /

Understanding pallet rack capacity and how to calculate it is of great importance for those working in the warehousing field. Warehouse pallet racking systems are necessary to keep your products off the ground and safe. For the safety of your warehouse, you must ensure that both the beams and racking frames are designed to hold…

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Top 10 Warehouse Management Software Benefits

By gosrsi / April 23, 2021 /

Warehouse management software is commonly used to make organization, storage, and distribution more efficient. There are many benefits to using this software as opposed to traditional methods. In this article, we will explore some of these benefits. A warehouse management system (WMS) is a software application that is used to administer daily operations in a…

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Welcome, Jim Leverett, to the SRSI Team

By gosrsi / April 20, 2021 /

As SRSI continues to grow and succeed, a top priority we have is our customers’ growth and success. With that, we are happy to announce the onboarding of Jim Leverett, SRSI Director of Customer Service. A Bit About Jim Leverett Born and raised in Texas, Jim’s family was heavily involved in the military services. His…

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Warehouse Pallet Racking – Common Questions

By gosrsi / April 20, 2021 /

Installing a pallet racking system for your warehouse requires a variety of components. Prior to installing one, it is important to have information about these systems for the safety of warehouse personnel. Here we shall explore some facts as explained by the best pallet racking manufacturers. Pallet racking is a common organizational system used to…

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