Rhode Island: A Hub of Warehousing Innovation

Rhode Island, often underestimated in its industrial might, is growing in warehousing innovation. From locales like Providence to Bristol, companies are redefining storage and distribution standards. Particularly notable is Admiral Packaging, a manufacturing titan specializing in bags, pouches, and roll stock, and Tri-Mack, a plastics manufacturing corporation.


Admiral Packaging: A Legacy of Excellence

Admiral Packaging stands tall in the manufacturing arena. Serving an array of clients, they excel in producing high-quality packaging solutions. Their products are essential in various sectors, notably pharmaceuticals and healthcare, where precision and reliability are paramount.

Admiral Packaging’s recent warehouse enhancement is a testament to its commitment to efficiency. By implementing a state-of-the-art selective pallet racking system and NWP wire decking, they’ve optimized the storage of their diverse products. This strategic move not only streamlines distribution but significantly bolsters the company’s capability to serve customers with speed and accuracy.

Admiral Packaging Rhode Island

“Admiral Packaging was a pleasure to work with! They were looking for a light-duty application but wanted a sturdy system. We were able to provide the storage system they needed without any hiccups.”

Jake Koski, Pallet Rack SpecialistJake Koski, Pallet Rack Specialist, AK Material Handling Systems

Tri-Mack: Optimizing Manufacturing Capabilities

Tri-Mack Plastics Manufacturing Corporation excels in comprehensive manufacturing services for a near-limitless array of plastic products, from self-lubricated plastic bushings to aerospace components, plastic molds, and much more. The company specializes in all-inclusive plastic manufacturing, utilizing standard and custom compounds like acrylic, polymer, nylon, and more to get the job done.

The company partnered with AK Material Handling Systems to implement a new Ridg-U-Rak selective pallet rack system complete with pallet supports for added strength and support of pallets. 

This custom system increased their Bristol, Rhode Island storage capacity, leading to greater efficiency and customer satisfaction. The pallet supports supplemented the system bolstering the facility’s warehouse safety practices.

Embracing Change for Customer Satisfaction

A shift towards advanced warehousing systems is not just an internal upgrade; it has profound external impacts. By refining their storage and distribution processes, companies like Admiral Packaging and Tri-Mack are better positioned to meet their clients’ needs with enhanced speed and reliability. Such improvements are pivotal in industries where time and precision are of the essence.

Warehouse Design: The AK Material Handling Systems Edge

Our experience working with brands in the packaging and distribution sectors has underscored the importance of tailored solutions. Whether it’s quick-ship options or specialized pallet racks, each decision is geared toward elevating operational efficiency.

Selecting the right warehouse components – be it push-back racks, selective pallet racks, or modular offices – is crucial. These elements must align with specific industry demands, ensuring a seamless flow of operations.

Partnering with AK Material Handling Systems offers a spectrum of services, from layout design to relocation. Our expertise in these areas ensures that warehouse transformations are not only effective but also seamlessly integrated.

Expert Design Strategies: A Blueprint for Tomorrow’s Warehouses

By analyzing the successes of Rhode Island’s Admiral Packaging and Tri-Mack, it’s clear that thoughtful warehouse design is a cornerstone of modern industry. Adopting innovative systems and partnering with experts like AK Material Handling Systems can propel any warehouse into the future.

Tips for Warehouse Managers

  • Assess your current storage and distribution systems critically.
  • Consider custom solutions like selective and push-back pallet racks.
  • Partner with experts for layout design and efficient space utilization.
  • Stay updated on the latest warehouse technologies and innovations.
  • Prioritize systems that offer flexibility and scalability.

The journey towards a more efficient warehouse is multi-faceted. It involves not only adopting new technologies like warehouse robotics but also rethinking design and processes. By following the leads of Admiral Packaging and Tri-Mack and leveraging the expertise of companies like AK Material Handling Systems, warehouse managers can usher in a new era of operational excellence.

Call 800-722-5908 or complete an online quote form to begin your storage transformation today! Our design team is eager to help you get started.

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