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Are Amazon’s Robotic Warehouses the Future of Material Handling?

As the world’s largest online retailer, when Amazon invests in new material handling technology, the industry stands up and takes notice. The company made waves for its 2012 acquisition of Kiva Systems, a warehouse robotics firm. Two years later, the Kiva team — now branded Amazon Robotics — introduced its first automated system. Today, Amazon […]

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What the Internet of Things Means for the Material Handling Industry

The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) refers to the complex web of connected ‘smart’ devices such as thermostats, refrigerators and other home appliances. Use of these products is expected to continue to grow over the next few years — by 2020, the Internet of Things will comprise over 30 billion devices. The Internet of things gives […]

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Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America Exhibitor 2018

Polymer Solutions International at Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America Exhibitor 2018 Visit us at Booth #563 We are a world leader in material handling products and solutions, like our ProStack line of plastic pallets and bottled water racks. For years, we’ve been servicing multiple industries and customers in over 100 countries. Through our innovative designs […]

A Guide to GMA Pallet Grades and Specifications

Grocery stores, distribution centers and manufacturing plants all use pallets to handle food and beverages. To ensure moving products between locations is fast and easy, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) has established a set of standardized guidelines for all food industry pallets. These guidelines contain detailed dimensions and specifications, as well as quality classification parameters. […]

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Modex 2018

Polymer Solutions International at Modex 2018 Visit us at Booth #C2256 We are a world leader in material handling products and solutions, like our ProStack line of plastic pallets and bottled water racks. For years, we’ve been servicing multiple industries and customers in over 100 countries. Through our innovative designs and products, we continue to […]

Pack Expo East 2018

Polymer Solutions International at Pack Expo 2018 Visit us at Booth #905 We are a world leader in material handling products and solutions, like our ProStack line of plastic pallets and bottled water racks. For years, we’ve been servicing multiple industries and customers in over 100 countries. Through our innovative designs and products, we continue […]

Plastic Pallet Industry Trends and Statistics

Plastic pallets offer several advantages over their wooden or metal counterparts. They are lightweight, easy to clean and affordable — for these reasons and more, the past few years have seen their adoption in an increasing number of applications. All indicators suggest that this trend will continue in the pallet industry. Future Growth of Plastic […]

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A Brief Introduction to Pallet Washing

Pallets are used every day in warehousing, material handling and retail operations. Given the frequency with which they come into direct contact with your products, it’s worth thinking about how clean they are. Pallet washing is an important safety consideration in any operation that handles food or requires sanitary conditions. It’s also just good business, […]

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How Automation Improves Warehousing and Material Handling

As a business owner, making selective investments in new technology is key to growth. Automated material handling systems have been around for some time — so why make the switch now? Today’s automated systems are more sophisticated than ever before. In this article, we look at some of the ways they can streamline your business, […]

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Polymer Solutions International’s New Nestable Distribution Pallet Delivers Enhanced Benefits, Keeps Focus on Cost Reduction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 16, 2017   CONTACT INFORMATION Polymer Solutions International, Inc. 610-325-7500 – info@prostack.com ; Ryan Overcash – Material Handling Sales – rovercash@prostack.com  Plastic pallet improvements include stretch film anchors, anti-slip protection and superior stiffness to better ensure worker safety and product protection   Newtown Square, PA: When Polymer Solutions International (PSI) decided […]

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