Category Archives: Industry News

Micro-Fulfillment and Modular Warehouses

What’s with all the hype with micro-fulfillment? How can automated solutions propel warehouses to the next level? With the continuous rise in online consumer spending and e-commerce fulfillment, more warehouses and distribution centers are turning towards AS/RS (automated storage and retrieval systems) technologies to serve, meet, and expand the demands of their business. These technologies, [...]

Cause of a Stockout

First, what is a stockout? In today’s fast-moving marketplace, supply shortages can be caused by any number of factors within the supply chain. A stockout, however, refers specifically to a product being unavailable at the point of retail (whether in-store or online). No matter where in the supply chain the shortage happens, the customer experience [...]

Complete Warehouse Supply Adds Warehouse Safety Products to In-Stock and Ready-to-Ship Inventory

Always adapting to meet the increased demand for warehouse shelving and storage solutions, Complete Warehouse Supply now sells Heartland Steel Products. These new warehouse safety products include safety guardrails, bollards and more. Orders can be made directly through its online store or with a Complete Warehouse Supply representative. ST. LOUIS, December 15, 2021- "At Complete [...]

Latest Warehouse Trends

Pallet Rack Upright Capacity We’ve covered pallet rack beam capacity and how to make sure you’re getting strong enough beams for your application. Pallet rack frame capacity works a little differently. How so? Unlike beam capacity, upright frame capacity can change. This is because the weight-bearing length of an upright frame column can change depending [...]

Expanding Oil Distributor Calls on CWS

Midwest oil distributor Rilco, Inc. is expanding their footprint in the Chicago market and the Midwest. As they have purchased additional warehouse space, CWS has provided the pallet racking needed to maximize space efficiency. As they continue to grow CWS will be on top of their warehouse and material handling needs.