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Making Christmas (Xylophones)

Preparing for the Holiday Rush

We here at UNEX hope that you and your family had a safe, happy, and wonderful Thanksgiving last week. Now that the holiday has passed and we’re back to reality this week, it’s…

Get More Out of Your Sales Meetings

How can you take a sales meeting from a dog and pony show to a training session? In material handling, distributors have many options. That is why it is vitally important that you be…

Carton Flow Helps You Grow

What do you do when you run out of space?

Don't Buy Space- Make It

In today's world, space comes at a premium. This simple fact presents a huge challenge for warehouses and distribution centers everywhere. As more and more SKUs are added to order…

Movember is Back!

It's that time of year again! The time when UNEX employees grow creepy mustaches to benefit men's health programs through the event known as Movember.

You do WHAT for a living?

When people ask me about my job, I choose my words carefully. If I tell them I’m Vice President of Operations, their eyes usually glaze over or dart around the room to find an escape…

Subassembly Solutions

Subassembly processes are integral to an efficient assembly line. Subassembly items are typically composed of small parts that are incorporated with other parts into a larger…

Manufacturing Supermarkets

Great question, Gail.  A manufacturing supermarket is intermediary storage on the production floor, aimed at reducing transportation waste by placing the bulk storage of parts as close…

Ask A Pickologist: Keg-Flow Edition

Dear Pickologists