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Absorbent Spill Kits

Absorbent Spill Kits

Having absorbent spill kits available so people can quickly respond to potentially hazardous spills is an important part of any facilities overall safety strategy.  Whether the products used in a given area are directly dangerous like acid or they just cause an unsafe environment like a slippery floor or increased risk of fire it is important

5S Supplies

5S Supplies

One of the nice things about the 5s certification is that unlike many other standards, this one has a lot of tools and supplies available to help make implementing the best practices much easier and more effective.  These 5s supplies are available to order right online and they are all very affordable.  Each facility will

5S Red Tags

5S Red Tags

When starting the task of making your facility a 5s certified location there are many different things that you must do.  At first it might all seem a little overwhelming, but the fact of the matter is there are products which can make everything simpler and more efficient.  One area where many people have trouble

5S Floor Tape

5S Floor Tape

When managing a factory or other potentially hazardous facility it is important to take every measure possible to ensure the safety of the employees who work there, any visitors who come through and of course the equipment and products which are in the facility.  As with any business, however, you also have to balance your

Kaizen

Kaizen

Kaizen is a Japanese word which means improvement or to change for the better, but it is also a philosophy or set of practices which many businesses use to help them focus on continuous improvement of their processes in manufacturing.  While it has been applied in many industries including health care, banking, engineering and government,

Warehouse Floor Marking Tape

Warehouse Floor Marking Tape

As most people know an improperly run warehouse can be extremely dangerous for both the people who work there and also everything that is stored there as well.  It is critical to have a well organized facility if you want it to run smoothly and profitably.  One thing many warehouse managers use to help keep

Lean Supplies

Lean Supplies

Whether you’re just starting the process of moving your manufacturing facility toward 5s implementation or you’ve been following these best practices for years, you need to keep a full regiment of 5s approved lean supplies on hand at all times.  These supplies will help your business maintain a clean, organized, efficient and above all safe

Warehouse Safety Tips You Need To Understand

Warehouse Safety Tips You Need To Understand

Whether you are running a medium business or a large scale business, warehouses are essential to serve all your stock-keeping needs. As a warehouse is necessary for keeping your business running, its safety is also important. If you’re planning to set-up within manufacturing or an industry-based business, then the safety of your staff members and