The Best Heavy Duty Casters to Purchase for Warehouses

5 Questions a Purchasing Manager Needs to Ask Before Buying Casters

May 25, 2017

You may be of the opinion that buying casters is relatively straightforward. It’s just like buying items off the shelf, right? Well, it’s kind of like that if you’re just making a one time purchase, but for businesses that use a great deal of casters on an on-going basis, one-time purchasing is not really an…

5 Things About Material-Handling Equipment You May Not Have Known

May 15, 2017

Most manufacturing industries, including sectors which produce material-handling equipment, struggled through the recession, but for most sectors, their company’s performance has been improving year after year, and since 2010 in particular. Each year since the country began to recover from the financial crisis of 2008, revenues have typically grown at a steady pace. The main…

MRI Conditional Casters: A Douglas Equipment Review

How to Purchase Colson Casters in Bulk from Douglas Equipment

May 5, 2017

Like any business, here at Douglas Equipment we’re only successful if our customers are successful.  If we sell poor quality casters and material handling equipment, then our success in business is guaranteed – i.e. there will be none of it! So, we strive to provide the highest level of service for our customers at all…

Purchasing Wholesale Casters Online: The #1 Way to Move Industrial Equipment

February 28, 2017

As all business owners understand, there is nothing more important than finances. To put it simply, if you don’t have it, then you can’t spend it! Every business operated by sound financial practices, and every penny saved is typically worth twice its value as all costs that are saved can be invested back into the…

Caster Knowledge: Our Customers Frequently Asked Questions

January 21, 2016

Casters are not always the first thing on everyone’s mind, but they can be the most important part of a chair or cart. Without casters you will not be able to move an item easily around, and with the wrong casters you can experience poor performance and even premature catastrophic failure of the casters. Casters…

How to Improve Caster Performance

How to Improve Caster Performance

January 14, 2016

Casters do an important job of helping you move loads around, and it is important that they work well based your unique needs. If your casters are not functioning at their highest performance levels,more effort will be required for you and your employees, and this can lead to aches, pains and even strain related injuries.…

3 Reasons to Purchase Wholesale Casters

December 31, 2015

If you need casters you can always go down to the local hardware store or renovation retailer and find what you need, right? This would be true if all casters were equal and could do any job, but this is simply not the case. Casters come with hard or soft wheels, brakes or no brakes,…

Protect Your Home or Office from Having the Wrong Casters Ruin Your Floors

December 23, 2015

There is nothing more annoying than installing the perfect casters onto your chair, cart or furniture only to find that you need to immediately remove them. The casters may look fantastic and even roll and function well, but if they are going to ruin your floors then they need to go! Replacing a floor is…

A Douglas Review: The Benefits of Purchasing a Colson Specialty Caster

December 17, 2015

When it comes to choosing casters, one of the most popular choices are casters from Colson Caster Corporation. Colson has been in business supplying state-of-the-art casters since 1885, and has over 200,000 different models in their catalogue. With this much experience, Colson has manufactured some very specific casters for specialty uses and some of these…