Category: Warehouse Productivity

Storage Density: How storage racking can increase site profitability

Think outside of the box… Double-deep stacking could increase, under certain conditions, storage density by as much as 25%.

Mounting pressure from senior management towards ‘lean’ production has left many responsible for materials handling feeling themselves caught between a rock and a hard place. With fewer resources and higher demands than ever before, streamlining production is daunting (to say the least). Although no two warehouses are the same, it’s important to remember that the efficiency of almost › Read More

Are mobile phones putting your business at risk?

If driving a car while using a mobile phone is considered so risky it’s been made illegal in many countries, then how much more dangerous is it to drive a forklift truck while being distracted?

Are mobile phones putting your business at risk? Because it isn’t against the law – in many countries – to drive a forklift truck while holding a mobile, the onus is on management to take a stance. › Read More

The impact of forklift design and ergonomics – free poster

In any forklift truck, the part that has the biggest impact on safety, performance and running costs is also the most expensive. It’s the operator.

Over the life of your forklift truck, you’ll spend more on operators’ wages than anything else – and with good reason. If your operation is going to be safe, efficient and productive, the driver is your most important investment. The first thing any forklift truck should be is a good place to work – but too many › Read More

EDiA: The Award Winning Electric Counterbalance Forklift

Mitsubishi EDiA Forklift Dealer UK Instinctive steering… Limitless visibility… Natural controls (ergonomically designed and just where you want them to be)…  Ask Welfaux for a demonstration of this award wining forklift truck.
Everything about the new Mitsubishi EDiA Forklift Truck range inspires confidence. And that’s powerful because confidence is what makes you productive. Every feature on the new range of EDiA electric counterbalance trucks has been designed to help › Read More

Optimise your warehouse operations with the ‘right’ forklift truck

What are the differences between narrow aisle and normal aisle forklift trucks?

When it comes to picking the right warehouse truck, your choice is influenced by how much you want to lift, how high you want to lift it, how far you want to travel and how much space you have to work in. Our simple guide should help you pinpoint the truck type that best suits your needs – but a Free Warehouse Survey from Welfaux is by far › Read More