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Apr
17 2018

The Benefits of a Raised Storage Area

One of the biggest struggles in warehousing today is storage space, or lack thereof. Many businesses are facing the daunting task of having to relocate to accommodate the expansion of their business. Not only is relocating your warehouse a huge inconvenience that can interrupt your business for weeks, it also comes with a hefty price […]

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Apr
02 2018

How To Protect Your Pallet Racking

Safety is one of the top priorities for any warehouse manager. According to Safe Work Australia, warehousing was one of the top three industries for workplace fatalities in 2016*. That’s why it’s so astounding to see how many warehouses still have unprotected pallet racking. Pallet racking can be used to increase storage capacity, optimise warehouse […]

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Mar
29 2018

How To Choose The Right type Of Pallet Racking For Your Warehouse

Know Your Products. You or your staff probably don’t think about this all too much, you just pick a pallet up and put it into a rack, simple! Right?? Well you could be doing something very dangerous by overloading your racks. Each racking system has a weight capacity that needs to be adhered to. Most […]

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Mar
20 2018

Australian Made Products – Working With Task Forklifts

We here at Macrack proudly sell and manufacture Australian made products, so we get extra excited when we are able to work with our friends at Task Forklifts who also sell Australian made products! Working together on many projects Australia wide we have established a great core base of working together to get the best […]

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Mar
20 2018

A Recent Testimonial From One Of Our Industry Partners

At Height 4 Hire, we supply access equipment to those around South East Queensland who seek lifting solutions. This equipment comes in the form of scissor lifts, boom lifts, knuckle booms and fork lifts. Predominately, Height 4 Hire work alongside those workers in the building and construction industry, ranging from Electricians to Roofing, to Fire […]

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Feb
15 2018

10 Common Pallet Racking Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Pallet racking is the foundation of any warehouse or storage facility. Optimised pallet racking can increase storage space and improve warehouse productivity. However, there are steps that need to be taken to ensure the safe use and maintain the structural integrity of a pallet racking system. The following is a list of 10 common pallet […]

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Feb
08 2018

New vs Used Pallet Racking | The Pros & Cons

Pallet racking systems come in many shapes and sizes. There are pallet racking systems for every type of warehouse that can optimise storage capacity and improve productivity. There’s no doubt that pallet racking is a worthwhile investment for any warehouse or storage facility. For a large warehouse, pallet racking can be a sizeable investment. This […]

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Feb
01 2018

7 Simple Warehouse Safety Tips

Warehouses can be hazardous places to work. With moving machinery including forklifts and pallet stackers, it’s no wonder that warehouse injuries make up a big percentage of workplace accidents and injuries in Australia. We have put together a list of 7 warehouse safety tips that will help any team build a more safety conscious warehouse. […]

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Dec
18 2017

How To Boost Warehouse Productivity In 2018

Improving warehouse productivity is a constant struggle for any warehouse manager. There are many factors that contribute to efficient and streamlined warehouse operations. Below is a list of 8 ways to improve the overall productivity of your warehouse. 1) Improve Labour Productivity A huge part of running a successful warehouse comes down to the warehouse […]

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Nov
09 2017

5 Easy Ways To Increase Warehouse Storage That Will Save You Money

How To Increase The Storage Capacity of Your Warehouse The ultimate question we hear; “How can we store more product in our warehouse” There is no standard answer, as each individual case has its own complexities and restrictions. Most of the time it is a trade-off between warehouse space, rent, stock, workflow turn over and a […]

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