In consultation with MHEA members we have compiled a quick-reference glossary of common industry terms, definitions and acronyms. This jargon-busting guide will help to make the way we talk about our industry more accessible to all.
An area in the warehouse set aside for storage of multiple pallets of a given product. Storage in warehouses of any large quantity of supplies, usually in original containers. The area within a facility or warehouse devoted to the placement of large items, floor stocking of pallets and reserve material to re-supply forward picking areas.