Drive In/Drive thru Pallet Rack
July 17, 2012
Drive-in/Drive-Thru Pallet Rack is ideal for stocking large quantities of relatively few items. It can reduce overall square footage requirements by 35 percent or more compared to a standard selective rack configuration.
LIFO/FIFO (last in first out/first in first out) configurations
Reduces space, cost and holds more loads with deep lane storage
High volume, low SKU
Eliminates the need for multiple aisles
Provides control over entry and exit
Density (Drive In Drive Thru) vs. selectivity (Selective)
Designed around the combination of your pallets and forklifts
With roll-formed Drive-In/Drive-Thru Racks, products are stored several pallets deep and the lift equipment enters the structure to store or retrieve items.
A drive-in pallet rack system uses the same entry and exit point for each storage bay, providing last-in/first-out (LIFO) access, while a drive-thru pallet rack system is loaded on one side and unloaded from the other for first-in/first-out flow (FIFO