How Micro-Warehouses Will Change The Consumer Landscape

July 12, 2015 1:48 pm

If you thought the idea of portable, scalable micro-warehouses was a thing of the future, then you are in for a pleasant surprise. Shotput, a San Francisco based startup is seeking to change the warehouse storage space industry for good. Seeking to fulfill a need in fast-growing e-commerce companies that would appreciate a less investment-heavy
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Drones Promise to Shakeup Logistical Operations Methods in Warehouses

June 12, 2015 8:44 pm

In recent years, drones have been used to automate many industries.  From package delivery to recreation, the applications are endless. Some companies have been taking it a step further with automated drones in their distribution centers as well – an innovation that is bringing about impressive results. Most of the media attention that has circulated
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Lessons Learned from Platform (Mezzanine) Installations

May 13, 2015 4:31 pm

Providing Fast-Turnaround Workspace and Inventory Solutions When it comes to reaping the benefits of a new work platform (mezzanine), the key to keeping Murphy’s Law at bay is good planning and anticipation. But, for many platform (mezzanine) projects, lessons have been learned the hard way: Design integration is not given enough careful consideration (ex: base
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Choosing the Right Type of Industrial Shelving Systems

April 14, 2015 12:44 pm

Although there are many differences in how various warehouses operate, one dynamic shared by all is the use of industrial shelving systems. Whether used strictly for storage or inventory being prepared for shipment, it is important to choose the right type of system. By doing so, warehouses run more efficiently, production increases, and safety improves. •
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CASE STUDY: OʼReilly Auto Parts

March 13, 2015 2:14 pm

Requirement: Seismically sound multi-level shelving engineered to hold hazardous materials Participants: Western Pacific Storage Solutions & Fortna Partner on DC When Missouri-based O’Reilly Auto Parts purchased CSK Automotive, the merger of the two companies presented O’Reilly with a number of distribution-related strategic and tactical challenges. Not the least of these challenges was the need to
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The Various Industries That We Serve

January 7, 2015 2:12 pm

With a broad range of shelving, rack, record storage, and mezzanine systems, Western Pacific Storage Solutions (WPSS) has the perfect solution for all types of industries. For more than 30 years, our goal has remained the same: to provide customers with the right solution that saves time and money and improves day-to-day operations. Brief Introduction to
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Five Ways Your Business Can Benefit from Boltless Shelving

December 12, 2014 11:56 am

Boltless shelving, also referred to as rivet shelving, is one of the most popular shelving solutions available today. This particular shelving system offers numerous benefits compared to other shelving solutions. Although beneficial to any business, this system is especially great for companies on a tight budget that need affordable shelving without compromising on quality and
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Reasons to Choose Boltless Shelving over Other Shelving Options

November 20, 2014 1:52 pm

Western Pacific Storage Solutions (WPSS) has one of the best boltless shelving products on the market. RiveTier®, the original low-profile boltless system, saves time and money. Amazing Benefits of RiveTier® Even without sway braces, these industrial shelves handle the toughest storage jobs. Without cross beams, boltless shelving provides access to materials from both sides. This makes
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Tips to Increase the Life of Your Industrial Shelving System

October 20, 2014 1:00 pm

Over the years, an industrial shelving system typically takes a beating. Especially when used in certain environments like warehouses, plants, factories, and automotive shops, it is exposed to wear and tear relatively fast. The good news is that there are ways to increase the life of this type of shelving solution. Choosing the Right Shelving System It
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Industrial Storage Shelves – Options for a Warehouse

September 11, 2014 1:48 pm

Although warehouses use industrial storage shelves, the exact type depends on several factors. When looking at industrial storage solutions, you want a product that fits the budget and flow of the business. With a wide range of designs, styles, sizes, and materials, choosing the right industrial storage shelves is often a daunting task. To simplify your
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