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Material Handling & Storage Solutions Blog

Your One Stop Resource for Productivity and Safety News

The articles below are designed to help you make informed decisions about the various storage systems for your specific needs. We update our blog weekly so be sure to check back regularly for new updates, ideas, and insights.

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Organization is Simple with Mailroom & Casework Furniture

Organization is Simple with Mailroom & Casework Furniture

Paper is a prominent product in the workplace. Many industries like: Education, Libraries, Hospitals, Law Enforcement, etc. need proper

Why Proper Art Storage Can Save You Money

Why Proper Art Storage Can Save You Money

You've spent so much time and money on art work. Whether it's framed art work, canvases, delegate abstract, etc. you want to be able to

Key Benefits of ADA Compliance for Storage Areas

Key Benefits of ADA Compliance for Storage Areas

ACCESSIBILITY COMPLIANCE WITH HIGH DENSITY STORAGE Convenient, easily-accessible storage areas create an atmosphere in which those with

10 Healthcare Departments that Utilize High Density Storage Solutions

10 Healthcare Departments that Utilize High Density Storage Solutions

Imagine a storage system that could save you 60% storage capacity, over 70% floor space, and safety features that could save you ...

Evidence Storage Lockers Are Key For Organization

Evidence Storage Lockers Are Key For Organization

Evidence is a critical piece in the law enforcement industry. Imagine those crime television shows we've all seen once or twice and how

8 Benefits & Features of Reusable Plastic ASRS and VLM Totes, Bins & Trays

8 Benefits & Features of Reusable Plastic ASRS and VLM Totes, Bins & Trays

You may find yourself looking for more effective ways to keep your small material parts organized in less space. ASRS totes, bins and ...

How To Keep Sterile Supplies From Being Contaminated

How To Keep Sterile Supplies From Being Contaminated

When it comes to surgeries and protecting patients from harmful toxins and contamination's, sterile equipment becomes a crucial aspect.

Reasons These 10 Healthcare Departments Need Vertical Storage

Reasons These 10 Healthcare Departments Need Vertical Storage

Imagine a storage system that could save you 60% storage capacity, over 70% floor space, and safety features that could save you ...

How Vertical Storage Provides Safety & Manages Inventory Accuracy

How Vertical Storage Provides Safety & Manages Inventory Accuracy

We all know surgical instruments represent a significant investment for most hospitals. Although we are familiar with most instruments ...

How Vertical Storage Utilizes Floor Space & Increases Productivity

How Vertical Storage Utilizes Floor Space & Increases Productivity

Space One thing many people seem to complain about is space. Whether there’s too much or too little – people are always ...

How To Manage Inventory & Utilize Space Efficiently In The OR

How To Manage Inventory & Utilize Space Efficiently In The OR

Every piece of equipment in an operating room is crucial to saving a life. What happens if sterile supplies such as surgical blades, ...

How To Increase Safety & Productivity Using Locker & Cabinet Storage

How To Increase Safety & Productivity Using Locker & Cabinet Storage

What would you consider the purpose of a locker and cabinet storage to be? When I think of a locker or cabinet – big or small ...

We’re with you every step of the way

We’re with you every step of the way

BSC offers many storage solutions to fit all your companies needs. We start with a consultation, help you design, install and maintain ...

RFID Systems Medical Tracking Education Tracking Law Enforcement Asset Tracking

RFID Systems Medical Tracking Education Tracking Law Enforcement Asset Tracking

What are RFID systems? RFID stands for radio-frequency identification. It uses electromagnetic fields to automatically identify, track,

Tire Carousel Automotive Vertical Lift Storage Solutions Southeast | BSC

Tire Carousel Automotive Vertical Lift Storage Solutions Southeast | BSC

The Automotive Industry  If you work in the automobile industry, you’re bound to know that proper tire storage is a necessity for

Wire Carousel Vertical Storage Solutions Vertical Lift | BSC

Wire Carousel Vertical Storage Solutions Vertical Lift | BSC

Many industries work with wire, cable, rope, chain, and other material that requires storing on spools or reels. How do you store your ...

Carpet Storage Solutions Vertical Carousel AL TN FL MS AR | BSC

Carpet Storage Solutions Vertical Carousel AL TN FL MS AR | BSC

Do you handle rolls of carpet on a daily basis in your industry? Are you constantly having to do manual labor to get them unrolled and ...

Textile Automated Vertical Carousel Storage Solutions Southeast | BSC

Textile Automated Vertical Carousel Storage Solutions Southeast | BSC

The Problem  If your company deals with textiles day in and day out, do you notice clutter building up around your warehouse? Do you ...

Vinyl Carousel High Density Storage Solutions Southeast | BSC

Vinyl Carousel High Density Storage Solutions Southeast | BSC

Does your company sell vinyl flooring? Do you have the proper storage systems for your rolls of vinyl? BSC has a solution that not only

Paint Can Carousel Vidir Storage Solutions Warehouse Storage | BSC

Paint Can Carousel Vidir Storage Solutions Warehouse Storage | BSC

Introducing the Paint Can Carousel  Does your retail store sell a large quantity of cans of paint? If your industry sells 1 gallon cans

Hanel Industrial Storage Solutions Automotive Industry Southeast | BSC

Hanel Industrial Storage Solutions Automotive Industry Southeast | BSC

Why You Need Hanel Storage Solutions  Auto Dealerships are known for storing parts big and small for automotive purposes. Vehicles are ...

Boost Productivity Vertical Storage Manufacturing Solutions | BSC

Boost Productivity Vertical Storage Manufacturing Solutions | BSC

Save Space, Use Vertical Storage Could your warehouse or facility use more floor space? Do you have equipment that could be stored in a

The Story of United Launch Alliance Vertical Storage Solutions | BSC

The Story of United Launch Alliance Vertical Storage Solutions | BSC

Formed in December 2006, United Launch Alliance is a 50-50 joint venture owned by Lockheed Martin and The Boeing Company. ULA brings ...

Hanel Storage Systems Rotomat Hospital Solutions Southeast | BSC

Hanel Storage Systems Rotomat Hospital Solutions Southeast | BSC

Since installing five Hanel Rotomats to store sterile Operating Room supplies and surgical instruments, Florida Hospital Altamonte has ...

Relocating Law Enforcement and Public Safety Facilities Southeast AL TN MS | BSC

Relocating Law Enforcement and Public Safety Facilities Southeast AL TN MS | BSC

Law enforcement and public safety facilities use BSC’s mobile shelving solutions to solve their most demanding evidence and ...

We’re Hiring – Warehouse Supervisor and Driver Needed!

We’re Hiring – Warehouse Supervisor and Driver Needed!

Job Type: Full-time When: Monday – Friday 7:30am – 4:30pm weekdays  Some responsibilities and duties are as followed: Pulls

Military Vertical Storage Hanel Solutions Retrieval Systems Automated Storage

Military Vertical Storage Hanel Solutions Retrieval Systems Automated Storage

Keeping mission-critical gear and supplies protected, organized and easily accessible is the key to operational readiness. Automated ...

Hospital Bed Lifts Vertical Storage Southeast | BSC

Hospital Bed Lifts Vertical Storage Southeast | BSC

Your Space May Be Limited  Hospitals are suppose to be one of the cleanest and safest facilities around right? What do you do when you ...

Hanel Lean Lift Rotomat Carousel Maintenance Southeast Birmingham

Hanel Lean Lift Rotomat Carousel Maintenance Southeast Birmingham

Extend the life of your equipment with a PM Agreement Spring Cleaning for BSC is doing PM checkups on your Hanel, Lean Lift, and ...

How Did Kardex and Hanel Come About?

How Did Kardex and Hanel Come About?

Think that automated storage carousels and vertical lift modules such as Kardex and Hanel units are relatively recent innovations? ...

Automate the Productivity of Your Service Department

Automate the Productivity of Your Service Department

Automotive Workbenches Metalia’s automotive workbenches will transform the look, the organization and the productivity of your ...

Hanel Rotomat Lean Lift Automated Storage Retrieval Systems Birmingham

Hanel Rotomat Lean Lift Automated Storage Retrieval Systems Birmingham

Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems ASRS or AS/RS are appreciations for Automated storage and retrieval systems. They are made of a

Modular Drawers in Shelving

Modular Drawers in Shelving

If space in your parts department is limited, Metalia’s modular drawers in shelving will help you regain up to 70% of floor ...

Southeast Region Alabama Tennessee Mississippi Arkansas

Southeast Region Alabama Tennessee Mississippi Arkansas

Who We Are Business Systems and Consultants, Inc. has provided material storage in central Alabama and other southeast regional states ...

We are HIRING – Service Technicians

We are HIRING – Service Technicians

Business Systems & Consultants, Inc is looking to add a service technician to its’ Birmingham team. Great benefits that include ...

Spring Cleaning means Kardex Preventative Maintenance

Spring Cleaning means Kardex Preventative Maintenance

It’s that time of year again! Spring is in the air and when we think of Spring we think of spring cleaning, and when we think of ...

Used Isn’t Always a Bad Thing

Used Isn’t Always a Bad Thing

When you hear the word "used" what are you thinking of? Old, neglected, worn-down, out-of-date, dirty? Have you ever rented a movie ...

Warehouse Storage: How to Better Use Your Space

Warehouse Storage: How to Better Use Your Space

There is a science to developing the appropriate warehouse storage solution. Sometimes you’re limited by the actual physical amount of ...

Calling all Government Contractors! Find our current List of NAICS Codes below for our Upcoming Storage Systems!

Calling all Government Contractors! Find our current List of NAICS Codes below for our Upcoming Storage Systems!

Business Systems & Consultants, Inc. has worked with clients to provide economical, space efficient, and productive storage systems

The Advantages of Hanel Storage Systems

The Advantages of Hanel Storage Systems

The Rotomat and Lean-Lift are two high-tech products for the automated storage technology sector. They enhance the advantages of Hanel ...

Calling all General Contractors, Have you accumulated paper drawings?

Calling all General Contractors, Have you accumulated paper drawings?

Are you a General Contractor construction company with over numerous years in business, and have accumulated a considerable amount of ...

Division 10 Shelving Solutions

Division 10 Shelving Solutions

WHAT WE DO At BSC, we take your storage projects and provide the most efficient solution that fits the project requirements. Our ...

Why are Mailrooms important?

Why are Mailrooms important?

These are just some of many reasons why mailrooms are so important: Workflow-mail is dynamic and must be sorted and distributed ...

Storage Shelving Types and Benefits

Storage Shelving Types and Benefits

BSC offers many different types of shelving.  Our job as consultants is to recommend the best solutions that fits your need properly.  ...

Storage and Workplace Optimization Methods

Storage and Workplace Optimization Methods

Throughout this blog, we will talk about “How to store all of our STUFF?”. To some the answer may seem easy or logical. The storage ...

Set Your Team Up to Win with BSC’s Athletic Storage Solutions

Set Your Team Up to Win with BSC’s Athletic Storage Solutions

Sports Equipment & Gear Storage Business Systems & Consultants can increase the storage capacity in your sports facility by ...

BSC Saves Space AND the Environment – Eco Friendly Solutions

BSC Saves Space AND the Environment – Eco Friendly Solutions

For over 40 years, Business Systems & Consultants has been committed to providing storage systems that save space, reduce costs, ...

Business Systems & Consultants, Inc. Law Enforcement Storage

Business Systems & Consultants, Inc. Law Enforcement Storage

BSC has a variety of storage solutions for law enforcement and military branches. Our solutions keep your weapons and equipment secure,

Using Fireproof Storage Systems to Protect Valuable Records

Using Fireproof Storage Systems to Protect Valuable Records

Medical records, microfilm, and other kinds of media are extremely vulnerable to environmental damage, fire, corruption, or theft. ...

Superior Security & Law Enforcement Equipment

Superior Security & Law Enforcement Equipment

BSC is a trusted partner of law enforcement and government agencies, providing the highest quality products and equipment. Our high ...

Mobile Medical Storage Provides Efficiency and Safety

Mobile Medical Storage Provides Efficiency and Safety

BSC is a premier provider of mobile medical storage systems and shelving for the healthcare industry. Top hospitals and medical ...

The ArtStor Mobile System – Truly a Work of Art

The ArtStor Mobile System – Truly a Work of Art

Do you need a way to protect precious artwork from the wear and tear of storing and displaying? Our ArtStor Systems are truly a work of

Divider System Solutions – Steel Pan Perimeters

Divider System Solutions – Steel Pan Perimeters

Steel Pan Perimeters If your business has automated storage machines, using steel pan perimeters is a great way to provide security and

Wire Partitons – BSC’s Storage Solutions & Products

Wire Partitons – BSC’s Storage Solutions & Products

Wire Partitions and Barriers BSC offers storage solutions for any need. We have wire cages, wire partitions, and barriers for all ...

High Bay Storage Solutions for Your Off-Site Storage Facility

High Bay Storage Solutions for Your Off-Site Storage Facility

Despite the need for extra space, having off-site storage can prove to be a big investment. That’s why it’s important to make the most ...

Utilize Wasted Space in Your Facility with Structural Mezzanines

Utilize Wasted Space in Your Facility with Structural Mezzanines

When companies begin to outgrow their facility, the first option they look to is usually finding a new space to move to, or building an

Revamp Your Workshop with Heavy-Duty Industrial Workbenches

Revamp Your Workshop with Heavy-Duty Industrial Workbenches

For an efficient and safe work station, you need more than just a simple tool chest. BSC partners with Metalia to bring you the highest

Protecting Against Weapons Theft with Weapons Storage

Protecting Against Weapons Theft with Weapons Storage

How do law enforcement agencies keep their weapons secure, while at the same time keeping them quickly accessible? Unfortunately, ...

BSC Offers GSA Pricing on Many of Our Product Lines!

BSC Offers GSA Pricing on Many of Our Product Lines!

Did you know that Business Systems & Consultants, Inc. is a proud provider to many government agencies? The GSA is the primary ...

Wire Mesh Storage Lockers Built for Lasting Protection

Wire Mesh Storage Lockers Built for Lasting Protection

Our wire mesh storage lockers are perfect for onsite storage for apartments, universities, military personnel, employers, and ...

Pallet Rack Safety and Security Systems for Maximum Protection

Pallet Rack Safety and Security Systems for Maximum Protection

Preventing worker injury is a main priority of any business. Our pallet rack safety systems are used for a variety of applications and ...

Heavy Duty, Adaptable, Reliable – Wire Mesh Partitions

Heavy Duty, Adaptable, Reliable – Wire Mesh Partitions

Our wire mesh partitions provide superior protection for your most important items, and for your bottom line. These wire systems ...

Installing Fire Suppression Systems on Automated Storage Systems

Installing Fire Suppression Systems on Automated Storage Systems

BSC partners with Fire Trace to bring you powerful, flexible fire suppression systems. We have specially trained technicians that ...

Museum and Library Storage Made Easy with BSC

Museum and Library Storage Made Easy with BSC

Space efficient. Safe. Organized. Valuable files, art, and artifacts deserve a safe and organized space to be stored in. Business ...

Maximize Your Mail Room Space with Mail Sorting Solutions

Maximize Your Mail Room Space with Mail Sorting Solutions

Mail room organization – the key to success The mail room is the center of activity in many businesses. It is necessary that the ...

Educational Technology and Storage Systems Go Hand In Hand

Educational Technology and Storage Systems Go Hand In Hand

Why should schools invest just as much in storage systems as they do in educational technology? Technology has infiltrated every part ...

Maximize Industrial Storage with Pallet Racks

Maximize Industrial Storage with Pallet Racks

BSC offers endless options for high performance storage solutions. We provide pallet rack systems that are specialized to fit the needs

Business Systems & Consultants – Our Locations and Products

Business Systems & Consultants – Our Locations and Products

Business Systems & Consultants, Inc. is proud to service locations in the Southeast region of the United States. Our home office is

Business Systems & Consultants, Inc. Material Handling Solutions

Business Systems & Consultants, Inc. Material Handling Solutions

Industries we service: Commercial Business Healthcare Education Government Public Safety Military Automotive Manufacturing Products and

BSC’s Shelving Storage Solutions for Any Need

BSC’s Shelving Storage Solutions for Any Need

BSC offers creative storage solutions for every need. From files, to heavy-duty industrial parts, we have four post adjustable metal ...

Preparing for the Unexpected with Spare Parts Management

Preparing for the Unexpected with Spare Parts Management

Efficient spare parts management is becoming increasingly more efficient with current technology. Spare parts inventory is often feared

Case Study: Inventory Management in the Aerospace Industry

Case Study: Inventory Management in the Aerospace Industry

See how the use of the EnaSys RFID system increased efficiency and speed in managing the costly equipment used in the aerospace ...

The unexpected benefits of storage space in the healthcare industry

The unexpected benefits of storage space in the healthcare industry

Many people are always looking to upgrade the amount of space they have. It is a huge market with today’s growing population-there are ...

BSC Material Storage Capabilities

BSC Material Storage Capabilities

Business Systems & Consultants is registered as a small business with the SBA along with SAM and ORCA. We have worked with numerous

Automated storage systems are the key to replacing your legacy equipment

Automated storage systems are the key to replacing your legacy equipment

Are you looking for a new Automated Storage System to replace your legacy equipment? Business Systems and Consultants, Inc (BSC) for ...

Find out how we can help retain the value of your Kardex equipment

Find out how we can help retain the value of your Kardex equipment

Does your company have Kardex legacy equipment? Business Systems & Consultants can service your Kardex Lektrievers, Kardex Titans, ...

What should you know before storing, relocating, and managing materials?

What should you know before storing, relocating, and managing materials?

How complicated can it be? We are just talking about metal Storage Cabinets, vertical lifts, high-density shelving, mobile carts, ...