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June 15, 2022

MATERIALS HANDLING & STORAGE GLOSSARY: CHEP PALLETS

If you see a wooden pallet, painted blue, it’s most likely owned by the Commonwealth Handling Equipment Pool, aka CHEP.

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June 01, 2022

MATERIALS HANDLING & STORAGE GLOSSARY: 7 CLASSIFICATIONS OF FORKLIFTS

Understanding the 7 classifications of forklifts will help you to decide which one to use and best utilize for your daily operations.

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May 26, 2022

TOP 3 APPLICATIONS FOR AMRs

There are many operations that can benefit from utilizing Autonomous Mobile Robots (or AMRs).

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May 18, 2022

MATERIALS HANDLING & STORAGE GLOSSARY: COMMON PALLET SIZES

According to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization), these are the top 10 pallet sizes in the U.S. and the primary market(s) that uses them.

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May 09, 2022

MATERIALS HANDLING & STORAGE GLOSSARY: REVERSE STEERING

Traditional forklifts are set up with forward steering, based on the operator primarily travelling forks first, with the load out front.

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