Materials Handling Related News & Articles

Alternative Uses for Our Snobucket Forklift Attachment

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Many of our clients know our Snobucket as a quick attachment forklift snow plow, but in fact it’s much more than that! With its 4,000lb capacity and self-dumping mechanism, we like to refer to our Snowbucket as a “materials bucket” because it can be used…

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Investing in New Equipment is an Investment in the Future

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Since 1972, Koke, Inc. has been dedicated to supplying safety, construction, and materials handling equipment at affordable costs. Part of how we keep that promise is by investing in new production equipment to increase our production efficiency and keep end costs low for our customers….

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Material Handling: Your Top Questions Answered

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Koke Inc. has been a material handling equipment manufacturer for the past 47 years. While we’ve helped hundreds of companies create safe and efficient facilities with our material handling equipment, you may not know the basics behind the importance of what we do, so we’ve…

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Aluminum Dock Plates vs Dock Boards

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Our aluminum line of dock boards and plates are a customer favorite and perfect for businesses with light dock usage. While slightly more expensive than their steel alternatives, there’s a few reasons why our aluminum dock equipment may be the best choice for your business:…

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Propane Safety & Propane Storage Cage Requirements

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Does your warehouse use propane to power its forklifts? If so, and you’re storing propane tanks on site, its important to know the proper safety protocol for storing your gas cylinders to ensure for a safe workspace. Propane storage cages like our Gas Cylinder Cages…

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How to Know When Your Dock Board Needs to be Replaced

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Koke Inc. carries a wide array of high quality dock boards for your business’s loading and unloading needs. From our universal steel model to our high capacity rail dock boards, our dock boards are designed to withstand frequent use in your dock bay to help…

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5 Tips for Dock Board Safety

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We carry a variety of sturdy and durable loading dock boards to make your loading and unloading process easier. Our dock boards are designed to bridge the gap between delivery trucks and your warehouse’s dock bumper to withstand frequent cargo transfers. While our dock boards…

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7 Attributes of a Successful Warehouse Manager

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Warehouse managers are essential personnel for any business with inventory, therefore many companies live and die on the strengths and weaknesses of those managers. Finding the right person for the job may not be easy, but it is crucial to do so, in order to…

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Why Do I Need To Replace A Dock Leveler?

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A dock leveler may seem like a long-lived piece of equipment, however there are multiple reasons why you may need to replace a dock leveler as they are used over time. Like bridges, they get driven over a lot, and eventually wear out. First, a…

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Dock Leveler Replacement Parts

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Maintaining the proper operation and safety of your dock levelers and related equipment should be a number-priority, regardless of the frequency in which the equipment is used. There are numerous upgrades and dock leveler replacement parts available for both manual and hydraulic dock levelers. Mechanical…

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