- Bar Code
Bar Code - A bar code utilizes a system of printed bars that are able to be scanned and enables the user to identify a part or parcel. Bar codes are used in conjunction with a laser scanner and ser...click for the full definition
- Bar Code Reader
Bar Code Reader - A deviced used to identify and read a bar code symbol. See also our Bar Code page. For more information on other Warehouse Software Equipment, visit our accessories page. ...click for the full definition
- Base Pallet
Base Pallet- A base pallet is used to form the base for a larger group of pallets or a larger structure. It can also be a randomly selected pallet used to determine the strength or durability of a g...click for the full definition
- Batch Pick
Batch Pick - The combination of a group of order requirements by SKU into a single picking activity to optimize productivity by allowing one picker to select all the ordered merchandise within a prede...click for the full definition
- Battery Discharge
Battery Discharge is a phenomenon in which internal chemical reactions reduce the stored charge of the battery, decreasing the shelf-life and causing them to have less than a full charge after a full ...click for the full definition
- Belt Conveyor
Belt Conveyor- A belt conveyor uses endless belts, made from fabric, rubber, plastic, leather or metal, energized by drives and operating over those drives, tail ends, bend terminals, belt idlers or s...click for the full definition
Benchmarking - A measurement process that establishes goals, operating targets and production expectations. It can be used for comparison in an effort to achieve maximum efficiency of operation, i.e j...click for the full definition
- Bin Pallet
Bin Pallet - A four-sided superstructure that is mounted on a pallet base, with or without a cover. It is also known as a box or container bin pallet. See our online store for other pallet ch...click for the full definition
- Bin Storage
Bin Storage - Bin storage can be considered a special case of shelving. The horizontal opening would typically be much narrower than that found in shelving and would have a vertical restraining member...click for the full definition
Bins - A box, frame, crib or enclosed container used to store or ship goods. Look in our online store for a selection of bins.
- Block Pallet
Block Pallet - A pallet designed with blocks of material between the pallet decks or beneath the top deck that serve as strengtheners and posts.
- Block Stacking
Block Stacking - The action of putting objects into a block pattern in a floor storage area, usually more than one tier in height.
- Blow Molded Pallet
Blow Molded Pallet - A pallet manufactured by heating a plastic material and extruding it into tubing. A section is cut to the desired length to create a parison which is then introduced into a mold...click for the full definition
- Box Girder Crane
Box Girder Crane - An overhead traveling crane that utilizes a \"box\" configuration in fabricating the bridge girder. This box girder design incorporates a four-sided box with a running surface pla...click for the full definition
- Bridge Crane
Bridge Crane - A lifting and horizontal movement device mounted on a \"bridge\" of one or more horizontal girders (bridge girders) which are supported at either end by trucks (end trucks). These tru...click for the full definition
- Bulk Storage
Bulk Storage - The process of housing or storing materials and packages in larger quantities, generally using the original packaging or shipping containers or boxes.