Off the Rack - September 14, 2017

Advance Storage Products
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A NOTE FROM OUR CEO
2017 has been another strong year in the material handling industry, and a great year for Advance. We were so excited to debut ROVER, The next generation automated pallet storage solution, at ProMat with great success! 

As we approach the holidays and the end of the year, we at Advance want to graciously thank our customers, vendors and other associates for your continued trust in us, and if you haven't yet worked with Advance, we welcome the opportunity for you to get to know us. We appreciate your partnership and look forward to even more success together in 2018!
 
As always, if Advance can help you with your next warehouse storage project, please let us know.
 
Sincerely,
John Krummell, President/CEO Advance Storage Products
 
INDUSTRY NEWS                               
                              
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  • The outlook for material handling remains positive through next year.
  • E-commerce continues to grow (in Q1 2017,  e-  commerce was 8.5% of retail sales)
  • Higher interest rates and increasing prices for  industrial commodities are likely (Source:  MHI   Solutions Q4) 
  • Logistics costs fell 1.5% overall last year,  while spending on 3PL services grew 10%.   (Source:  State Logistics Report -Supply Chain Quarterly) 
 
   
 
We have all seen the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas, and Irma in Florida this last month. Advance matched donations made by employees to the American Red Cross for the recovery efforts.  Together we raised $2,000.  



 The Long Beach, CA Ronald McDonald House is a "home away from home" for families with critically ill children. Advance is privileged to bake and cook for these families later in the month.


RECENT PROJECTS
 Watch the install of a 120,000 square foot refrigerated warehouse in 2 minutes.  This double deep rack system includes over 900 bays with cantilever  bases. 
Timelapse Rack Installation in a Cold Storage Facility
Timelapse Rack Installation in a Cold Storage Facility
 
           
 
Advance offers a full line of warehouse rack including pushback, drive-in, double wide drive-in, double deep reach, flow systems, pick modules and pick tunnels.  

See the full product line here: http://advancestorageproducts.com/products
 
To request a quote for a racking project:
We welcome your feedback!  If you have suggestions for our next newsletter, please contact our Marketing Director, Gail Kelso at gkelso@asprack.com 
 
   
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Press Release - October 31, 2017

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Gail Kelso, Marketing Director
Advance Storage Products
Ph:  714-902-2037
Fax:  714-902-9001
gkelso@asprack.com
www.advancestorageproducts.com

ADVANCE PARTNERS WITH UTAH JOB CORPS TO TRAIN WELDERS

October 31, 2017 Huntington Beach, CA Advance Storage Products, a premier structural rack manufacturer, has partnered with the Clearfield Job Corps Center in Clearfield, UT to bring students in for on-the-job training in welding. Advance has brought in more than 30 students since January and 90% have gone on to secure full-time welding jobs. After appropriate safety training, students work alongside welders to gain experience working on actual company products. Two of the students have become full-time employees at Advance.

Press Release - March 21, 2017

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Gail Kelso, Marketing Director
Advance Storage Products
Ph:  714-902-2037
Fax:  714-902-9001
gkelso@asprack.com
www.advancestorageproducts.com

ADVANCE INTRODUCES THE NEXT GENERATION AUTOMATED STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL SYSTEM (AS/RS)

March 21, 2017 Huntington Beach, CA: Advance Storage Products, the leading provider of pallet racking solutions, introduces Rover, the next generation of Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems. Rover is a highly configurable, 3-dimensional shuttle-based AS/RS that is cost effective, flexible and scalable. The system is ideal for manufacturers and distributors, including those in the food, beverage, and frozen food industries whose operations demand flexible high density storage with great throughput.

Press Release - March 6, 2017

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Gail Kelso, Marketing Director
Advance Storage Products
Ph:  714-902-2037
Fax:  714-902-9001
gkelso@asprack.com
www.advancestorageproducts.com

ADVANCE HIRES KEVIN DARBY AS AUTOMATED SYSTEMS SOLUTIONS MANAGER

Kevin DarbyMarch 6, 2017  Advance Storage Products is proud to announce and welcome Kevin Darby as its new Automated Systems Solutions Manager. 

Kevin brings with him 17 years of experience in the materials handling industry, most recently with Bastian Solutions, and will be responsible for sales of the Rover system, Advance’s new automated pallet storage solution.

Kevin holds a BA from Kalamazoo College.

 

Kevin Darby can be reached at kdarby@asprack.com or 714-657-1608.
Information about the Rover system can be found at www.advancestorageproducts.com/rover-as-rs

Press Release - Jan. 16, 2017

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Gail Kelso, Marketing Director
Advance Storage Products
Ph:  714-902-2037
Fax:  714-902-9001
gkelso@asprack.com
www.advancestorageproducts.com

ADVANCE HIRES JOSH ROUSH AS WESTERN REGION SALES MANAGER

Josh RouseJanuary 16, 2017  Advance Storage Products is proud to announce and welcome Josh Rouse as its new Western Region Sales Manager.  Josh will be serving distributors west of the Mississippi.

Josh comes to Advance with several years experience in the material handling industry. Josh is a graduate of Michigan State University.  

Josh can be reached at jrouse@asprack.com or 714-902-2013.

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