American Warehouse Systems
One Project - One Vendor™

July 2013

"Divots can be replaced. FREEDOM cannot." ™

American Warehouse Systems recognizes and supports Tee it up for the Troops for their efforts to honor the brave men and women who sacrifice their lives for our freedom and safety every day.  This is an organization that truly honors, respects, remembers and supports our brave members of the United States military. How It All Started  When a soldier who enlisted in the U.S. Army after September 11, 2001, was asked by his father what he needed, he replied by asking his father to do something to help the soldiers and their families back at home.  Tee it up for the Troops was created to honor the request of the son.  They serve to recognize the needs of our veterans who have served and continue ... Read more
Posted by Amy Juelich on July 25th, 2013 :: Filed under: Blog,Military,Military,SOT,TeeItUpForTheTroops

We All Make Mistakes

Pallet rack As humans, we all make mistakes.  It's in our nature to do so.  How a person  handles a mistake makes all the difference on the impact it will have.  At American Warehouse Systems, if we make a mistake, we do whatever is necessary to correct it as soon as we can.  Most times, the customer isn't even aware of it as we strive to make projects as smooth as possible for our customers. Sometimes, it's the customer who makes the mistake.  That was the case with a recent project we worked on.  A government customer contacted us and wanted to purchase some pallet rack.  They knew exactly what they needed, which should have made this a smooth process.  Unfortunately, once the material delivered and they ... Read more
Posted by Amber on July 25th, 2013 :: Filed under: Blog,Material Handling

Soldier Surprises Daughter at School

9 year old Skylar Johnson hadn't seen her father in several months since Staff Sgt. Therron Johnson had been deployed.  When Skylar's school decided to have a spelling bee, she was surprised that she got picked to participate.  Little did she know, the spelling bee was just a ruse so her father could surprise her.  Check out the video to see the emotional reunion! American Warehouse Systems is proud to support our troops.  God Bless America! Read more
Posted by Amber on July 17th, 2013 :: Filed under: Blog,Military

Have You Considered a Fiberglass Mezzanine?

fiberglass mezzanine Take a minute to consider the benefits of using a fiberglass structure over steel materials to create the same space. Fiberglass is …. Non-conductive – Heat & Electric Maintenance Free Light Weight High Strength Corrosion Resistant Non-slip UltraGrit surface Fire Retardant Fiberglass structures are ideal for washdown in food applications per NSF, wash down bays in areas using corrosive materials, and exterior locations. Each platform is designed to the requested loading capabilities, fully assembled in the factory to ensure proper fit, then disassembled and shipped to your facility. Contact American Warehouse Systems for more information! Read more
Posted by Amber on July 10th, 2013 :: Filed under: Blog,Material Handling

Happy Independence Day!

soldier-flag American Warehouse Systems would like to wish you and your family a very happy 4th of July!  While you're grilling up some burgers and enjoying the sunshine, take a moment to remember what this holiday is all about.  It's a time to remember the independence of our great nation, as well as all the brave men and women who fought and are still fighting for that freedom.  God Bless our Troops, and God Bless America!       10 Fun Facts about the Independence of the United States! The Fourth of July was not declared a national holiday until 1941. Benjamin Franklin proposed the turkey as the national bird but was overruled by John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, who wanted the bald eagle. The stars ... Read more
Posted by Amber on July 3rd, 2013 :: Filed under: Blog,History