CP3 Pallet Truck: A Douglas Equipment Review

A Step-by-Step Guide to Purchasing Wesco CP3 Pallet Jack

October 23, 2017

Eventually, the time will come when you need to add a new pallet truck to your established fleet of pallet trucks and jacks. When you decide you need to replace a broken truck or to enhance the capacity of your fleet, there are plenty of important factors you need to consider. We’re hoping that by…

Douglas Equipment: Top Bulk Material Handling Equipment Manufacturers in Miami

Electric High Lift Pallet Jack: A Douglas Equipment Review

July 20, 2017

In your warehouse or production facility, you probably have a wide variety of equipment to use when moving pallets. The most basic tool is the humble pallet truck that your workforce uses for the day-to-day shifting of pallets from your warehouse to where they need to be transported. The most heavy-duty item you have is…

CP3 Pallet Truck: A Douglas Equipment Review

Wesco Pallet Jack Truck With Hand Brake: A Douglas Review

July 1, 2017

Go to any warehouse or material handling facility in the United States (USA) and the chances are you’ll see at least one – and possibly many more – Wesco pallet jacks with a hard brake being used throughout the establishment. These robust machines in their distinctive yellow finery are one of the most popular items…

5 Surprising Facts About Material Handling Equipment

The #1 Question to Ask Your Wesco Material Handling Distributor

May 20, 2017

If you maintain a warehouse or material production facility, then you’ve almost certainly heard of Wesco. Wesco is one of the leading electrical, industrial and logistic service providers in the United States – and indeed the world. They operate in seventeen countries, and have been in business since 1922. The team at Douglas Equipment is…

Heavy-Duty Material-Handling Carts The Best Tool for Your Carrying Needs

Horrible Mistakes You Can Avoid With a CP3 Pallet Jack

May 1, 2017

At Douglas Equipment, we are always proud to champion the items made by Wesco. They are one of the country’s leading suppliers of all types of material handling equipment, and have been since 1922. As a company, Wesco has over 500 branches all over the world, serving in excess of 80 thousand customers and generating…

Material Handling Equipment: The Tools You Need Before Opening a New Warehouse

October 29, 2015

If you are opening a new warehouse, you will quickly find that you can save a lot of time by having different ways to move loads around quickly and easily. This way you can have productive employees without putting their health & safety at risk by manually moving material and potentially straining their bodies. What…

How to Make Your Warehouse More Efficient (Without Breaking the Bank)

How to Make Your Warehouse More Efficient (Without Breaking the Bank)

March 9, 2015

How can you make your warehouse more efficient without breaking the bank? This is a question asked time and again by warehouse managers around the world, especially with smaller warehouses. There is always a struggle between spending the money to get better material handling equipment, and the perceived notion that only large and expensive material…

Manual vs Powered Pallet Jacks

Manual vs Powered Pallet Jacks

December 5, 2014

Pallet jacks are versatile pieces of material handling equipment and often the workhorses of warehouses and loading docks because they allow workers to easily handle large pallets of goods in smaller spaces – especially those where forklifts can’t go because of their size. The relatively small and easy to maneuver pallet truck can be invaluable…

Electric Pallet Jack Training: How to Operate an Electric Pallet Jack

Electric Pallet Jack Training: How to Operate an Electric Pallet Jack

September 22, 2014

Forklifts are crucial pieces of equipment for moving pallets from place to place in a warehouse or in a loading bay, but it’s not always practical to train every member of your staff on operating a forklift. You may not have the working space to operate a forklift, or the budget to purchase and maintain…

Best Pallet Jack Wheels for Heavy Loads

August 11, 2014

Pallet jacks, also known as pallet trucks, are some of the most useful pieces of material handling equipment. They are used in warehouses, on loading docks to move incoming freight from trucks to the receiving department, and in retail stores to bring stock from storage areas in the rear of the building to the aisles…