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Industrial Shelving Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory is a top industrial directory listing of leading industrial industrial shelving manufacturers and suppliers. Access our comprehensive index to review and source industrial shelving manufacturers with preview ads and detailed product descriptions. These industrial shelving companies can design, engineer and manufacture industrial shelving to your specifications and application need. A quick and easy to use request for quote form is provided for you to contact these industrial shelving manufacturers and suppliers. Each company has detailed profile information, locations, phone number, website links, product videos and product information defined. Read customer reviews and product specific news articles. We are the right resource for your information requirement whether its for a manufacturer of industrial steel shelving, industrial wire shelving, metal storage shelving.

  • North East, PA 866-479-7225

    Ridg-U-Rak has been a leader in industrial shelving for over 65 years. We have the experience to handle large projects or the small jobs that require 100% selective pallet rack. Turn to the experts for premium industrial shelving solutions. For more information explore our website or call one of our experts today.

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  • Milpitas, CA 877-485-1482

    Turn to RDM Industrial Products, Inc. for high quality steel shelving. Our products are easy to assemble and they have fully welded end frames. These items are cost effective and ideal for various projects and applications. It is our mission to provide you with outstanding shelving solutions. Give us a call today to learn more information.

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  • Greenville, SC 888-301-1421

    For over 50 years, Engineered Products has provided material handling and storage solutions to warehouses just like yours. Our solutions maximize space and operational capabilities, they also minimize costs. Whether it’s better-utilizing your current warehouse space, overhauling your order picking system or creating a rack-supported storage facility from the ground up, we pride ourselves in our ability to create customer-specific storage solutions that fit your budget and your unique needs.

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  • Fort Atkinson, WI 800-255-8170

    As the world’s leading manufacturer of mobile storage systems and supplier of steel shelving, Spacesaver Corporation has offered the best in storage shelving since 1972. Our high density shelving saves space and conserves energy as well as improves productivity. ISO 9001 certified.

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  • Granby, QC 800-363-8330

    At Cresswell Industries, we guarantee the grade and thickness of the steel of all our products by sourcing only from major Canadian mills. ISO 9001:2015 certified, we ensure that all our storage systems meet the requirements of the CSA and RMI standards as well as the seismic standards of each region. Our customer list, the result of more than 65 years of experience in the production of various steel products, also testifies to the reliability of our products.

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Industrial Shelving

Industrial shelving consists of a framework of supports and shelves used to hold and display goods. Industrial shelving units optimize space by stacking goods horizontally, over the length of a shelf or on a number of vertically arranged shelves. These various configurations of industrial shelving units allow inventory to be displayed in an organized manner. Industrial shelving units can hold an endless assortment of objects and are used in many different settings.

Industrial shelving comes in a variety of designs; these designs differ most significantly by the material that they have been made from and the dimensions of the unit. Industrial shelving is generally constructed of hard metals like stainless steel or aluminum, but it can also be made of plastic or wood. Price and strength are the two elements that often affect the choice of a buyer when it comes to industrial shelving. Relevant dimensions of industrial shelving units include the height, length and depth of the unit, as well as its weight capacity. Based on the product or materials that will be stored on the shelves, these elements are important because of the safety factor. A poorly constructed shelving system, or one that is not properly anchored, can be a serious hazard to the workers that come within its vicinity. Industrial shelving is produced by way of strong beams and sturdy material because it often stacks items that are meant for industrial contexts and are therefore large and heavy. Considerations such as open shelving versus closed shelving must be carefully weighed so that the working environment is the safest it can be, as well as being efficient.


Industrial shelving is available with many special features. If specified, industrial shelving units can be fireproof, heavy-duty, mobile or chemical resistant. Fireproofing shelves involves chemical treatments to the shelving material before it is shaped into a shelving unit. Common chemicals used to fireproof are asbestos based formulas such as vermiculite, which is also known as a MMMF, or a man-made-mineral-fiber. Chemical resistance is also achieved through chemical treatments of the shelving material, although the specific chemicals vary. Heavy duty shelving is often used in industrial settings, and is most easily recognized by the fact that it is always anchored to the floors. Heavy duty systems may be open or closed though, meaning with or without a backing on one side of the shelving, depending on what sort of accessibility is necessary; whether the items being kept on the shelves will easily fall off also affects if the heavy duty shelving is open or closed. Mobile shelving systems have wheels at their base and are temporary shelving systems used only for transport in the industrial context. They are often made of lighter materials that still retain immense strength and durability, such as aluminum. Industrial settings such as warehouses, manufacturing companies, automotive garages and hardware stores all utilize various forms of industrial shelving.