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An Overnight Response To Fight Local Child Hunger

A Pallet Rack Solution For Those In Need Food banks are feeling the crush. In this time of need, many Americans in need are turning to their local food shelves, food

2022-05-31T17:13:11+00:00March 20th, 2020|All Posts, Case Studies|

AK Material Handling Systems Announces New Ownership

AK Material Handling Systems (AKMHS) officially is under the direction of new ownership. President Joshua E. Smith has taken over as sole owner of AK Material Handling Systems and its subsidiaries,

2022-05-31T17:13:11+00:00February 3rd, 2020|All Posts, News and updates|

AK Named MHEDA MVP for Tenth Straight Year

For the 10th straight year, AK Material Handling Systems (AK) has been awarded the prestigious MHEDA MVP Award for 2020, based on their accomplishments in 2019. AK President, Josh Smith, credited

2022-05-31T17:13:11+00:00January 13th, 2020|All Posts, News and updates|

AK, Give Back Crew, Give Back on Give to the Max Day

On one of the largest days of giving in the state of Minnesota, the AK team rolled up its sleeves and got to work in the wee hours of the morning.

2022-04-20T15:36:00+00:00November 14th, 2019|All Posts, News and updates|

AK Partners With U.S. Bank Stadium On Pallet Racking Needs

The NFL season is in its early stages, with our local Minnesota Vikings off to a 2-1 start this season. While many football fans across the country enjoy the games from

2022-04-20T15:36:01+00:00September 23rd, 2019|All Posts, Case Studies|

AK Welcomes New Members to the Team

We have had a busy spring and summer here at AK Material Handling Systems! We have welcomed several new faces to our teams in Pennsylvania and Minnesota. Learn a little bit

2023-09-25T20:42:27+00:00September 16th, 2019|All Posts, News and updates|

A Guide To Semi-Automated Pallet Storage Systems

Like many industries, increasing efficiency is on the minds of leaders across the material handling industry. In applications with high volume SKU’s, increasing such efficiency can be a challenge. In this

2022-04-20T15:36:01+00:00August 14th, 2019|All Posts, Systems|

AK Helps Medical Device Company Relocate to Minnesota

At AK, one of our areas of expertise is the relocation of warehouse operations. This was the case for a prominent medical device company previously headquartered in Houston, Texas.

2022-10-01T02:14:13+00:00March 24th, 2019|All Posts, Case Studies|

How Does Gravity Flow Pallet Rack Work?

Pallet flow rack, also known as “gravity flow,” “gravity flow pallet rack,” “flow through rack,” or simply “flow rack,” is a FIFO (first in, first out) warehouse storage system. The basic concept

2022-04-20T15:36:02+00:00January 14th, 2019|All Posts, Most Popular, Systems|