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November 23, 2011 6 Comments
So you’re a small business owner who doesn’t want to spend too much or you’re purchasing a unit that’s not going to be doing a lot of hours. You’ve got two options: purchase a brand new Chinese import or buy a refurbished used forklift.
November 18, 2011 0 Comments
This is Part 3 of our series on Reverse Logistics. Here we will take a look at the advantages of Reverse Logistics. There are many advantages of Reverse Logistics such as financial gains along with social and environmental benefits.
November 15, 2011 1 Comments
What is drive-in racking? With drive-in racking, pallets are placed so they can slide backwards on a rail, thus storing them more deeply and creating more space in the warehouse. Drive-In Racking involves the forklift entering the racking from one side to load or retrieve the pallets which are stored more deeply.
November 08, 2011 2 Comments
This is Part 2 of this series on Reverse Logistics. Here we will take a look at why Reverse Logistics is overlooked. The importance of reverse logistics is often overlooked by organisations; many organisations believe that reverse logistics is only an expense.
November 04, 2011 2 Comments
What is a supply chain network? And why are they so important for logistics and business managers? Supply chain networks allow us to look at the big picture; giving us a better understanding of the flow of materials and information.