Material handling equipment is used in manufacturing, distribution, and warehousing protects and transports materials without damage, contamination, or loss during handling, movement, and storage.
It comes in a variety of forms, such as pallets, crates, bags, drums, barrels, pails, containers, stretch wrapping, shrink wrapping, and banding. The material used should be durable and able to withstand handling, loading, and transportation.
It should also be easy to stack, handle, store, and protect the material from external factors. The selection of material handling equipment is based on factors such as the materials’ type and weight, transportation mode, storage time, and compliance with regulations.