04 Aug 2017

Today we said ‘bon voyage’ to one of our rental machines. Care was given to palletize, strap down & secure both the Restuff-IT™ machine and conveyor inside a standard shipping container. The machine is scheduled to sail across the ocean for three-weeks. Over the 3 month rental period, the machine will be used to increase […]

23 Jun 2017

A North American uniform and work apparel company with a culture of embracing improved ergonomics throughout their manufacturing plants and distribution network was looking for a better way to unload containers & trailers at their main distribution hub. Their inbound docks received containers & trailers filled with floor-loaded product. A team of 2 workers manually […]

02 Jun 2017

What if you could save 3 cents? Would you care? To most, it is an insignificant amount. But to others, 3 cents can make a significant difference to the bottom line. How is that possible? We recently followed up with one of our newest customers. When asked how their Restuff-IT™ machine was working, the Operations […]

30 May 2017

We make a bold claim. We state that a Destuff-IT™ can help your operation reduce unload costs by 50%+. And we mean it. The Destuff-IT™ is an ergonomic assist which brings innovation and efficiency to your operation by increasing productivity, reducing unloading costs & reducing the number of injuries on your warehouse floor. Workers experience […]

17 Apr 2017

Hail to the hearty dock workers tasked with unloading a floor-loaded trailer or container. First, the work is physically taxing, especially if the product being unloaded is greater than 50 lbs per box. Second, the can is a less-than-ideal place to be. In warmer climates, as the sun bakes the sides of a container, the […]

30 Mar 2017

Before you answer, did you consider both your inbound and outbound docks?  Advanced technology is very apparent on the outbound docks at warehouses, DCs & 3PL operations. From narrow aisle racking to voice picking, robotics to automated conveyor systems, much consideration has been given to increasing efficiency and productivity. If your outbound docks are futuristic […]

13 Oct 2016

As innovation seeps its way into warehouses, the speed & scope of business is changing at a rapid pace. From automated guided vehicles to voice pickers, change is happening inside distribution centers. But what about the docks? While much time, effort and capital has been spent on improving certain areas, in many ways, the unloading […]

04 Jul 2016

  Efficiency is the name of any corporate game. It means doing things better & faster without jeopardizing the safety of your workforce or end product. Although developing a plan to make your warehouse more efficient may sound simple, in fact, it can be quite challenging. Here are some tips on what to focus on. […]

14 Jun 2016

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS), manufacturers of the Destuff-ITTM product line, is proud to announce the launch of a new rental program. Under this program, a Restuff-ITTM machine will be available for short and long term rental periods.  The Restuff-ITTM is a bi-directional unit designed to aid workers who load and unload floor-based […]

25 May 2016

The industrial revolution was based on people creating machines to do work more effectively. Many early adopters realized savings far exceeding initial estimates. This is similar to the Destuff-IT™. Once installed, on average, these machines have an ROI of less than 24 months and are exceeding the overall user expectations. Unloading operations see benefits of […]