The UNEX Blog

Rein in the Surge: Span-Track Wheel

Last week we discussed strategies for handling a seasonal surge. Sometimes, planning and preparation aren't enough to get your operation where it needs to be when introducing seasonal SKUs into your inventory. For many distributors, the problem is a...

The Seasonal Surge

For many retailers and distribution centers, April and May are extremely hectic months. With the changing seasons comes changing demands from your customers. This often requires adding or replacing SKUs to meet these changing demands. From grills to gas...

Top Things to Do at MHEDA

This week UNEX will be attending the MHEDA Convention in Orlando, Florida, with Graviton in tow. The Convention is a wonderful opportunity not only to learn, but also to network with other material handling professionals. Unlike MODEX last month, the...

Graviton Descends Upon MHEDA

Last week we introduced the world and the industry to Graviton. MHEDA’s Convention theme this year is “Superhero Leadership,” and with the entire industry in superhero mode, Graviton emerged from the shadows to provide our industry with a hero that can...

Bringing Kaizen to Toyotetsu

When we launched the new UNEX earlier this year, we made a commitment to being a solutions provider, rather than a product provider. Our products are top-of-the-line and we’re incredibly proud of our offerings, but the thing that really sets UNEX apart...

Being a Business Superhero

When I was growing up, I used to love reading superhero comic books. I really enjoyed reading about Superman, Spider-Man, Batman, Captain America and all of the other champions of justice. They were my idols during my formative years and I always aspired...

Back to the Line

What do you picture when you imagine the manufacturing processes of a major automobile maker? You might close your eyes and see robotic arms drilling and lifting parts in an automated, choreographed dance. Therefore, it may surprise you to learn that...

UNEX at SouthPack

It's trade show season at UNEX. On April 15 and 16, UNEX will once again take the show on the road- this time to Charlotte, North Carolina for SouthPack 2014.

How Customer Service Shapes Perception

Pallet Picking: Getting on Track

Order picking operations are all about maximizing efficiency. Making a pick fast, easy, and ergonomic translates to major savings when it comes to operational costs. Pallet picking is no exception. UNEX has developed Pallet Track to ensure that even when...