Resources in Category “Fleet Management”
8 Warehouse Automation Trends: 2023 Outlook
by Gary Higginbothem, Kardex-Remstar Last year put the supply chain at the center of the national conversation. Of the 200 US-based manufacturing executives Deloitte surveyed for their most recent supply chain report, 80% reported “heavy or very heavy impact on their supply chain by at least one disruption over the last 12–18 months” and 90% of surveyed […]
55 Warehouse and Distribution Best Practices: The Manager’s Guide
by Christina Dube, Kardex-Remstar Warehouse management is often one big balancing act – ensuring there is enough inventory (but not too much!), keeping inventory secure from theft (but easy to access!) — all within a compact footprint. Having consulted some of the industry’s brightest minds, we’re proud to offer these warehouse best practices guaranteed to improve […]
Things to Consider Before Renting a Forklift
Smooth operations are critical when it comes to handling material in our bustling warehouses and storage facilities. Forklifts are the beasts of burden that make heavy lifting a breeze. And when you need to move tons worth of cargo around your space, they’re the best tools for the job. Forklifts provide more efficiency and flexibility […]
Considerations for Restarting Idled Material Handling Equipment Due to COVID Shutdowns
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many businesses had to shut down their heavy equipment. Click to learn some things to check before restarting your forklift.
What’s Your Business’ Forklift Fleet Management Strategy?
For many warehouse managers, managing a fleet of forklifts and other material handling equipment can be challenging and time-consuming.
Tips to Maintain Your Forklift and Lift Truck Fleet
Check out our list to get ahead of costly repairs, downtime and lost productivity with these tips to improve efficiencies and ultimately increase profits.
Efficient Material Flow Requires Constant Attention to Keep Optimized
To increase productivity, eliminate wasted materials and save time with fleet management tools, focus on the facility’s operating environment as a whole.
The Clear Way to Reduce Material Handling Operating Costs
Determine the true cost of ownership of lift truck fleets, assess the appropriate time to service each truck, replace or reassign equipment, and evaluate maintenance trends.
Poor Flow Optimization is a Business Killer
It’s a great time to start thinking about your goals and strategies for this year. The time to optimize your warehouse into a competitive advantage is now. Don’t let warehouse delays, downtime, and poor workflow affect your business anymore. If the pandemic has taught us anything, it is to be prepared for anything. To help […]
How To Maximize Your Forklift and Lift Truck Lifecycle
How do you know when it’s time so say goodbye? Lift trucks are the workhorses of the warehouse. They are an essential tool for shipping, receiving, picking and put-away. But no piece of equipment can last forever and sooner or later, every lift truck will reach the point when it should be put out to […]