Vehicle restraints come in many different styles and enhance loading dock safety. However, how does one weigh the features and benefits of such a unit when it comes to purchasing? As experts in loading dock materials, our team has heard many considerations over the years. From our expertise, the top three considerations when shopping for a vehicle restraint are safety, cost and loading dock variables. Safety of Dock Areas OSHA
The 10th largest pork producer in the United States came to Flatley Dock Systems to solve their unique challenge. With seven operations, maintaining the health and wellbeing of thousands of pigs is integral to the success of pork production. Furthermore, the pig’s safety during transit is of concern. Flatley Dock factors into the equation Each day, trucks and trailers transport thousands of pigs across the US. At the client’s loading
Consumers crave convenient shopping and faster shipping during the holiday season, which puts added pressure on warehouse docks across the country. Pre-Black Friday deals, Cyber Monday sales, and regular Christmas shopping continue to rise both online and in-person. In 2021, 88 million buyers shopped on Black Friday, with both in-store and online traffic increasing by 19% (source). With the push for accelerated e-commerce deliveries and faster supply chains, on the
With over 30 years in the industry, Nordock provides dealers with dock solutions to keep their customer’s businesses moving. Over the years, we have been asked plenty of questions about what sets our solutions apart from the competition. Here are three of the essential questions (and their answers) any dealer should know about Nordock’s exceptional products. Why should I go with Nordock’s loading dock solutions over other brands? Nordock constantly
Water — it’s important for life on the planet, but it can be a pain for any warehouse to deal with. Warehouses that exist in predominantly rainy weather or with seasonal showers can understand the headaches of leaks, squeegeeing floors, and avoiding slips around docking areas thanks to the rain. Rain can cause all sorts of problems, especially when it comes to docks that have trailers with multiple truck heights.