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How to Assemble a Pallet Jack (Video)

How to Assemble a Pallet Jack (Video)

Warehouse1 has two options for pallet jacks, and the unassembled option requires some hands-on work. All you have to do is install the handle – simple pallet jack assembly! Pallet Jack Assembly Steps Materials Needed All materials needed will come with the product from Warehouse1. This includes: Handle Chain with nuts Two pins Allen screws…

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The Best Ways to Improve Warehouse Efficiency

The Best Ways to Improve Warehouse Efficiency

Think about your warehouse for a second – how does it run? Is it smooth? Is it efficient? Can there be improvements? There are many ways a warehouse can increase efficiency: the ratio of work done to the amount of time and energy invested. Or in warehouse standards, how fast and effortless can inventory be…

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Guide to Warehouse Organization

Guide to Warehouse Organization

In a warehouse, organization is key. It’s important because it increases productivity of operations, makes it easier to find everything, and keeps your employees safe. You know what they say…an organized warehouse is an efficient and productive warehouse. Or at least, we say that. Warehouse Organization Tips Have a good floor plan Use vertical racking…

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How to Hire—and Train—the Best Staff for Your Warehouse

How to Hire—and Train—the Best Staff for Your Warehouse

One of the keys to an efficient and effective warehouse is hiring good staff and then training them. There is a lot you need to know about getting a decent and loyal warehouse staff. Here are just a few tips: Tips for making a quality job description Factor in warehouse culture Looking into applicants’ references…

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Warehouse Safety Tips: Keep Your Employees Safe

Warehouse Safety Tips: Keep Your Employees Safe

Warehouses are one of the few places where work-related injuries can be almost completely avoided. A low-injury work site means an efficient team who will keep the warehouse running smoothly and prevent accidents. Within this article, we will explore the following warehouse safety tips: Keep safety top of mind Training employees on preventing accidents Proper…

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