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UNEX Introduces New Material Handling and Order Picking Solutions at ProMat 2017

UNEX's Promat Booth S429 to Showcase Innovative Solutions Designed For Improving Efficiencies in the Warehouse

Order Picking Methods: Which Is Best For You?

Order picking is one of the most costly- and essential- operations for your business.

Spring Cleaning Your Order Picking Operation

As spring quickly approaches, many of us will be tidying up our desks, throwing out old paperwork, and preparing our workspaces for the new season. Will you be doing the same in your order picking operation?

Piles and piles of inventory can be a real...

FIFO Storage Racks and Food Date Labels


Building a Safety Culture in Your Warehouse

Integrating Ergonomics with Lean Processes

While ergonomics- with a focus on reducing injuries in the warehouse- and Lean- with its goal of reducing waste- originated in the manufacturing world, both strategies don’t really have anything to do with each other. Or do they? These principles have...

A Banner Year for UNEX

UNEX Manufacturing, Inc., the trusted industry leader in providing innovative order picking solutions, had an exceptional year in 2016, highlighted by new client wins, product introductions and industry awards for excellence. The company also added new...

Predictions for Material Handling

E-commerce sales are expected to grow to more than $400 billion in the next several years, per Internet Retailer magazine. MAPI predicts manufacturing production will increase 2.4% in 2017. The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) shows that in...

Finding Warehouse Talent

Many surveys in our industry ask this same or a similar question:

Holidays & Retail Storage: How to Prevent Out-of-Stocks

The 2016 holiday season started out strong for retail with Total Retail reporting US online shopping data for Black Friday and Thanksgiving reaching $5.27 billion.

That’s a 17.7 percent increase year-over-year and a new record for the two days. Says...