Maximize Storage in Your Keg Room

Keg room storage is essential to the efficiency of a bar, tasting room, brewery, or restaurant. Companies looking to improve keg room organization can incorporate reusable keg racks instead of wood pallets to make it easier for your employees to safely manage your inventory.

Importance of an Organized Keg Room

An organized keg room is crucial for many reasons. For example, it will save previously wasted time by eliminating tedious tasks such as sorting through random kegs to find the correct one. It will reduce out of date product. Better organization will also reduce stocking errors.

Full kegs are heavy, weighing from 58 pounds (sixth keg barrel) up to 160 pounds. (1/2 keg barrel) A disorganized setup forces employees to wade through kegs to get to the one they need, greatly increasing the risk of injury. The disorganization also extends the time it will take for them to complete tasks. 

It is especially dangerous if kegs are stacked on top of each other, as they are much more likely to fall unexpectedly. Even if no one gets hurt when a keg falls, the movement will unsettle the beer and make it foamy, reducing its quality. 

Keg Rack Considerations and Options

Keg racking is an excellent solution to an unorganized keg room. Keg racks can help increase storeroom safety, and protect your kegs while making optimal use of the storage space. Increased organization allows kegs to be stored according to beer type, bestsellers, expiration date, or any other criteria that facilitate logical keg retrieval. 

It’s best to set up the keg racks to allow for clear, open pathways so that the kegs are easy to access. Employees should not have to maneuver through tight spaces and risk knocking items over.

With the right keg racks, there is space for more inventory, finding and moving kegs becomes less time-consuming and safety risks due to poor keg cooler organization are eliminated.

Keg Racking Solutions From Polymer Solutions International Inc.

Polymer Solutions International Inc. (PSI®), specializes in innovative solutions that can improve your supply chain, reduce your costs and protect your products. Our keg racks are specifically designed to save time and money while keeping employees safe and ensuring the quality of your beverages.

We sell several keg rack options for improved organization and efficiency. These stackable modular units offer reliable, long-term performance with sturdy constructions and slide-and-lock designs to keep kegs protected and firmly in place. 

PSI’s keg racks also have reach-through features that reduce the amount of time and effort necessary to load and unload kegs. The racks are also compatible with pallet jack use and have integrated forklift layer slots for a range of convenient handling options.

If you need keg racks with specific dimensions to accommodate your kegs and keg room, custom modifications are available to meet your needs. 

Contact us today to find out more about how PSI’s keg racks can help organize your keg room. We work closely with you to find the best solutions for your unique space and application. 

Stop by our booth #3257 at next week’s Craft Beer show to learn more about our Keg Racks.

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