- One Way Pallet
One Way Pallet - A pallet that is designed and constructed so as to allow fork entry from only the back or front. One-way pallets are ideally used when you know there will be no return. The one-way ...click for the full definition
- Open Type Shelving
Open Type Shelving - Shelving unit with side and back of the unit open. Various types of bracing are used to stabilize the unit.
- Open Upright Shelving Assembly
Open Upright Shelving Assembly - An assembly of two posts and one or more pair of side sway braces or panel sway braces welded, riveted or bolted together to form the side of a shelving unit.
- Operator To Stock Equipment
Operator To Stock Equipment - A device that brings a person to stationary storage locations to pick items.
- Opportunity Charging
Opportunity Charging is the act of charging a battery any time an opportunity presents itself during the work day. Opportunity charging utilizing a non-opportunity charging system can reduce the cy...click for the full definition
- Optical Character Recognition
Optical Character Recognition - (OCR) Taking data from prepared forms and converting it to computer output.
- Order Picking
Order Picking - Order picking or order selection is the process of retrieving individual items (from storage locations) for the purpose of fulfilling an order for a customer.Schemes by which to ac...click for the full definition
- Orderpicker Truck
Orderpicker Truck - An industrial truck that is configured in such a way that the stand up cab portion of the truck moves up and down along with the load allowing the operator to retrieve/pick i...click for the full definition
Outsourcing - The process of utilizing non-employees to perform manufacturing, carrier and warehousing functions.
- Overhead Conveyor
Overhead Conveyor - A form of conveyor consisting of a continuous chain running beneath a continuous, stationary, flanged rail.Individual carriers spaced equidistant along the length of the con...click for the full definition
- Overhead Crane
Overhead Crane - A crane with a single or multiple girder (bridge girder) bridge carrying a movable or fixed hoisting mechanism and traveling on an overhead fixed runway structure. &nb...click for the full definition