Weighing incoming and outgoing goods is essential in warehouses for safety, regulation, cost and operation. If the scale is inaccurate it can lead to incorrect invoicing, customer complaints, non-compliance with regulations, overloaded vehicles, safety problems, productivity issues, and more.
Platform scales are the best-selling type of warehouse scale – ideal for dispatch areas due to their high quality components, heavy duty build and high capacities.
Even in the most challenging of conditions, platform scales provide accurate readings, so there are no discrepancies between the stated weight of the item and the actual weight. But why are platform scales so crucial to warehouses? Let’s find out. (more…)