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Selective Rack Product Flow

FIFO Rack Systems

First-in, first-out, or FIFO, is a type of inventory management that allows inventory placed into a rack system first to be removed first. FIFO rack systems are ideal for customers requiring rapid stock rotation, have a high turnover rate for inventory, or store items with expiration dates. For example, FIFO food storage applications allows for constant product movement, safeguarding that no inventory spoils or goes to waste.

Warehouse Product Flow Options

Your warehouse product flow determines your overall productivity and efficiency. When designing the overall layout of your warehouse the shipping and receiving placement should be evaluated and chosen based on your available space, product throughput needs, and available resources.
Pick Module and Dynamic Storage

Warehouse Product Flow Options

Back to Blog Warehouse Product Flow Options Your warehouse product flow determines your overall productivity and efficiency. Warehouse and distribution center layouts often include four areas: dynamic storage, static storage, shipping, and receiving. How these areas are configured should be based your available space, product throughput needs, and material handling equipment used. This page examines…

The Importance of Pick Carts: A REBinar

Ask yourself: where are your pickers getting hung up? Oftentimes, little things that are slowing pickers down can be attributed to not using the right pick cart. With an understanding of the range of options out there, you’re sure to find the cart type, or types, that will ease the picking process for your employees…
Push Back Racking

How It Works: Push Back Racking System

Learn how a push back racking system works and how it provides high-density storage by using inclined rails and nested carts to store pallets.
PICK MODULE

Infographic: Pick Module Components

This pick module illustrates how carton flow, pallet flow and selective rack are integrated together with a mezzanine and conveyor system to save floor space, increase picking times and provide a seamless order fulfillment process.
Flue Keeper Spacing

Flue Keeper Feature® – A Case Study

In order to maximize box storage without comprising adherence to fire codes, REB designed an order picker system with unique flue keeper and mid-span carton stop features. Learn how this solution ended up saving this records storage company over $300K and additional 20% savings on shelf material costs in this month's case study.
Pallet Rack Comparisons

Pallet Rack Comparison Chart

The racking system in your warehouse facility serves as the entire framework for your operation. This comparison chart shows the advantages to each racking system and how they compare to each other in terms of density, selectivity, product volume and cost.
Selective Rack Vertical Storage

Optimizing Vertical Storage – A Case Study

In this case study you will learn how REB designed a layout option to maximize a manufacturer's vertical storage for their new building expansion. This project was divided into two phases and consisted of selective, carton flow and cantilever racking systems to allow for storage of varying sizes to be easily accessed for faster picking.
Mallard Keg Flow

Keg Flow Helps Your Beer Storage Flow Seamlessly

Integrating keg flow to your beer wholesale or distribution center storage is a unique solution to increase storage density while maintaining picking rates. This article provides an overview of keg flow specifications, applications and what you need to assess to optimize your operation.

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