Gondola Racks is a freestanding fixture used by retailers to display merchandise Gondola Shelving typically consist of a flat base and a vertical component featuring notches, pegboards, or slat walls. The vertical piece can be fitted with shelves, hooks, or other displays. Gondola Racks placed end-to-end can form rows of gondola shelving while stand-alone gondolas tend to be used for special themed for the gondola display.
Features of Gondola Racks and gondola shelving
- They are easy to assemble and dissemble
- You can combine Gondola Racks with a number of accessories in gondola display.
- You can enjoy versatility with Gondola Racks.
- Gondola shelving doesn’t cost you a fortune.
- Increased Shelving with Optimum Flexibility.
- Strategic Placement of Goods.
Advantages of Gondola Racks
You can easily install gondola racking yourself without the need to hire anybody. You do have the option to hire someone else to install it of course, and since it’s so quick and simple to install, it won’t cost you too much at all if you hire someone.
Want to display your products in a more attractive way to make more sales? You can get a range of accessories with gondola shelving that can help you do this. You can get hooks to hang your products from, wire baskets to hold your goods in, specialized magazine racks, as well as hanging clips, shelf dividers, and more in gondola display racks.
With gondola racking you can adjust your shelves at a variety of different heights, depths, or shelf numbers to optimize the display of your products for maximum exposure and sales. You can even put your shelving at an angle to display your goods better with fencing to stop your products falling down. And since gondola shelving is so easy disassemble and assemble, you can easily change the way you display your products at any time.
The best thing of all about gondola racking is that you won’t need to spend a fortune to enjoy all these benefits, so it definitely does makes a sound investment for your shop.
Gondola shelving units make the best use of space with its vertical scaling. And with proper placement, a business can maximize on the available space in their store. To make best use of your storage space, store owners simply customize three or more gondola shelves in a rack. The shelving can also be adjusted and rearranged as often as needed so your display is eye-catching and fresh. As well, the horizontal depth of each shelf can be configured. This is particularly advantageous if you want to avoid blocking any light filtering down to the lower shelf. It is also eye-catching and easily noticeable. Another benefit of gondola shelving is that each shelf can support a load up to 350 pounds. This feature enables store owners to place profitable heavy goods on the top shelf.
Gondola shelving allows a store owner the flexibility of being able to strategically place goods at the most paramount height despite the level of the items. This attribute alone makes it easier to organize and locate items. As well, the durable and secure frame makes it possible to arrange items any way desired. Gondola shelving also works well with multiple shelves as well as a stand-alone. In addition, they come is a wide array of shapes and sizes with extra accessories like shelf dividers, baskets and shelf fencing for added versatility. In fact, the shelving even comes in different colors that are perfect for catching the eye of a consumer.
Types of Gondola Racks
- Flat Metal Pegboard Shelving
Flat Metal Pegboard Shelving Designed in an eye-catching white powder coat finish, this type of rack are one of the most popular pegboard systems. With a 0.8mm thick metal pegboard paneling, it is a standard duty system that is ideal for lighter hang-sell merchandising. Flat metal pegboard units are well suited to chemist stores and pharmacy warehouses as well as grocery stores, convenience stores and any retail outlet using units where the ratio of shelf levels is greater than hang-sell. This shelving system comes in a range of designs, including narrow aisle and deep bays, low base, corner and end feature bays with both single and double-sided options for wall-mounted or island display. Average shelf loads should not exceed 40kg with heavier loads stored at the base shelf level.
Volcano Metal Pegboard Rack System
A slightly sturdier model than the flat metal pegboard shelving, the volcano pegboard shelving comes with a 1mm back panels and features unique volcano shape indented pegboard holes, which make all hooks adaptable with slat wall systems. This is ideal for stores requiring more heavy duty shelving and strong hang-sell capability with multiple display hooks. Units are up to 2.4m high, can accept heavier gauge hooks up to 6mm thick and average shelf load capacity is around 50kg. Larger convenience stores, hardware stores, garden stores and supermarkets are just some of the retail outlets that volcano gondola shelving systems are well suited for. Volcano pegboard shelving is available in a range of designs and comes in either black metalor white metal punch panel. Shelving can also be fitted with metal gondola wire baskets or front fences for bulkier merchandising requirements.
Metal Slat wall Gondola Racking System
This metal racking system is one of the most versatile and also adurable gondola models suitable for most retail applications, from supermarkets to sports also clothing retailers. The unit is fitted with 100mm grooved horizontal slots designed to fit a range of display hooks, brackets, waterfall arms, specialized acrylics as well as baskets. Upper shelf levels are available in a comprehensive range of depths from 250mm to 450mm. Steel Slat walls are typically heavier and thicker than other gondola shelving units and so have a greater load capacity. They can also be used to create an attractive hang-sell display. Units come in black or white metal and are available in configurations including single-sided, double-sided, narrow aisle and deep bay.
Mesh Back Gondola Racking System
Mesh back racking units are lighter duty than pegboard and slat wall models, making them an ideal gondola racking option for smaller stores and discount stores as well as retailers who are searching for a less costly purchase. Although mesh systems are cheaper than other gondola display and metal racking, they are no less versatile. They are available in a variety of designs and also are compatible with all shelving accessories including wire baskets, hang-sell hooks, shelf dividers and front fences. The lightness of the mesh frame makes this model particularly easy to move around the store, so is extra convenient for retailers who like to alter the shop layout on a frequent basis.
Gondola End Bays
End bays are separate units that are use as end caps of double-side rows of shelving, facing outwards at ninety degrees. They can use to promote special offers, seasonal or temporary stock, sale items, displays promoting particular themes, etc. They can also use to extend a gondola display while taking up minimal space. End bays are available for all types of shelving systems and are design to blend in with the standard shelving units so as not to upset the layout and tone of the store.
Gondola Corner Bays
Corner bays are also available for most types of gondola units. These can be used to link up two adjacent single-sided units to maximize retail space. Corner bay units are useful for filling in unused wall space and enable stores to seamlessly extend a gondola display so that it occupies a whole shop corner.