Some of the challenges in manufacturing and production are controlling inventory, unnecessary movement, space, and efficiency. Flow racks are designed to move parts using gravity, in the order they are received commonly referred to as FIFO, first in first out. Flow racks offer an ideal solution for any company looking to optimize their assembly layout, component part inventory, and ergonomic efficiencies.
Flow racks are extremely efficient and support process improvement methods including:
A flow rack is a solution that addresses the challenges listed above and provides tangible benefits to manufacturing companies concerned with providing “just in time” inventory, and material flow. Key benefits include:
Matcon specializes in designing solutions by understanding your production processes, workflows, and environmental factors along with your input to create a design that meets or exceeds your expectations. If you are looking to improve your material flow through production, please consider Matcon as a source for your custom flow rack solutions.