Archive for July, 2013

Wednesday 31 July, 2013

School Storage Bins for Elective Classrooms – Part 4

Elective classrooms are unique educational environments because they often require more of a hands-on approach to learning where students participate directly and create concrete projects. Art and technical drawing classrooms, science classrooms and labs, and many other types of elective or hands-on classes require extensive classroom storage systems as a result. Clear plastic bins and […]


Monday 29 July, 2013

School Storage Bins for Elective Classrooms – Part 3

Another example of an elective classroom which would benefit from educational storage units would be a class for technical drawing. While much of drafting is now done on computers, these classes usually include a component based on paper, for which many supplies are needed such as rulers, compasses, special pencils and papers. With a classroom […]


Friday 26 July, 2013

School Storage Bins for Elective Classrooms – Part 2

If you run an elective art classroom, you have many supplies to keep track of such as paper and canvas, paints and brushes, crayons, markers, charcoal, pastels, jars, clay, and more. Keeping an organized classroom is important so that not only you will know where supplies belong, but also that students in your classes know […]


Wednesday 24 July, 2013

School Storage Bins for Elective Classrooms – Part 1

While many K-12 and college classrooms can use school storage supplies such as educational storage bins, cubbies, cabinets, shelves and more, elective classrooms often stand more to benefit since they tend to have more actual supplies which need to be stored. While grade school classrooms traditionally have games, toys and small objects to keep track […]


Monday 22 July, 2013

Running an Efficient Retail Stockroom – Part 4

Keep your items organized according to what they are. For example, if you run a large department store, have shelving areas for each of the categories in your department store. Clothing should be in one area of the stockroom, housewares in another, hardware in a different location, and so on. Organize each item according to […]


Friday 19 July, 2013

Running an Efficient Retail Stockroom – Part 3

Economy shelving systems with clear plastic bins are another important element of your stockroom organizational scheme. These bins make it easy for your employees to see what’s inside and also to reach in and grab items without opening or closing lids. You can purchase large bins for large items and small bins for small items; […]


Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Running an Efficient Retail Stockroom – Part 2

A good start is to purchase some steel shelving or wire shelving. Stockroom shelving systems should be determined by your needs as far as durability, strength, and mobility are concerned. If you stock heavy, unwieldy objects, steel shelving can provide you with the strength and durability you need to store your items safely. Wire shelving […]


Monday 15 July, 2013

Running an Efficient Retail Stockroom – Part 1

Your retail stockroom may be a relatively quiet part of your shop if you have a smaller shop. If however you run a big store and you have hundreds of customers each day, you may regularly be running new items out onto the floor. In this case, your stockroom could become messy very quickly. A […]