20 May 2016

Let’s explore the holdbacks to purchasing new equipment. Ethics, safety, company culture and environmental concerns can all affect the decision-making process. Prioritizing capital expenditures can also be challenging as there can be competing projects for the same funding. While there is a cost to purchasing new equipment, there is also a cost companies incur when […]

13 May 2016

In Ontario, both employers and employees play a vital role to ensure health & safety requirements are met in the workplace. At ELS, we take this responsibility seriously. In accordance with the Ministry of Labour, ELS has a Joint Health & Safety Committee which is composed of worker and employer representatives. Together, JHSC members are […]

21 Apr 2016

Regardless of the container size, size of box or weight of box, companies who start using a Destuff-IT™ machine over their usual step-stool method ALWAYS see a reduction in the number of man hours required to unload a container or trailer by 50%. Read that again — 50%. Because the number of man hours required […]

08 Apr 2016

Thanks to everyone who came out to see us at MODEX 2016! We had a phenomenal show. A couple of our staff left the show with sore throats, but for Richard, he left it all on the show floor. He spoke with so many interested attendees, he literally lost his voice! A big thanks also […]

01 Apr 2016

So many DCs & 3PLs operate using the same tools they did 25 years ago. Can you imagine if you still used the same phone you did 25 years ago? Your portable phone was attached to your car & it only made calls. It couldn’t receive texts or emails. It certainly couldn’t take pictures or […]

21 Mar 2016

Q: Does the Destuff-IT™ fit in a shipping container? A: Yes, both the Destuff-IT™ and the Restuff-IT™ are designed to fit inside shipping containers. Each unit measures (LxWxH) 143” x 81” x 83” (364.4cm x 205.74cm x 209.80cm) and the average shipping container dimensions are (LxWxH)  240” or 480” x 96” x 102” (609.6cm or […]

10 Mar 2016

Since 1985, the CE marking is a mandatory conformity marking for certain products sold within the EEA (European Economic Area). Specifically, it is the manufacturer’s declaration the product meets the requirements of the applicable EC directives. The CE marking is recognized worldwide. In July 2015, Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) released a Declaration […]