Why Do I Need Pallet Racks?
Whether you want a more fluid logistical shipping system or the floor space in your distribution base or warehouse is limited, pallet racks are one of the best ways in which to implement an effective first-in, first-out (FIFO) rotation for distribution or to offer high density storage.
One of the key factors in introducing pallet racks is calculated planning and implementation. Without a well-thought-out plan pallet racks will not offer the benefits you are looking for in implementing them, but used properly they will be a trusty ally to your warehouse manager.
So How Do Pallet Racks Work?
Pallet racks offer a simple system – when a forklift truck takes the front pallet the pallets behind simply ‘glide’ forward to take its place. A system of tracks that incline, roller systems and of course brakes can be utilised to build a basic …