Custom Steel Shipping Racks
& Wire Baskets

Industrial Steel Returnable Racks - Containers & Wire Baskets - Contract Metal Fabrication



Returnable Shipping Racks

For over 27 years NSMC has been focused on fabricating custom returnable shipping racks for OEM's and Manufacturers across the USA and across a wide range of industries.

Industrial Wire Baskets

NSMC specializes in building incredibly strong and durable industrial wire baskets to your specs to help you with your material handling requirements and improve workflow,

Industrial WIP Carts

NSMC can improve your material and production flow with a custom work in progress cart designed to your requirements that will greatly improve your production efficiency.

Contract Manufacturing Metal Fabrication

We have become a leading Contract Metal Fabricator to several OEMs and large manufacturing companies for their production needs.

NSMC | Your Returnable Rack & Shipping Container Experts

Nelson Sales & Marketing Company – NSMC is located in Bettendorf, Iowa. We are a manufacturing sales agency that specializes in custom steel returnable shipping racks, containers, and wire racks as well as offering contract fabrication services for OEMs and manufacturing companies. With over 27 years of industry experience we are a customer-driven company committed to bringing quality and teamwork together to provide our customers with material handling solutions and quality metal fabrication services to improve their safety and productivity.

Our Manufacturing Capabilities

NSMC focuses on identifying and determining your requirements for shipping carts or baskets and collaborates with engineers and designers as well as our manufacturing partners to ensure that the proper solution is manufactured to our plans and meets all our quality guidelines as well as being delivered on time at a competitive price.


Returnable Steel Shipping Racks - Carts - Containers - Baskets

We, specialize in manufacturing high quality returnable shipping racks and containers (with a focus on lowering your carbon footprint, maximizing your storage space, and lowering your transportation costs). Kaizen carts and industrial wire baskets for material handling, as well as, assembly tables, WIP (Work in Progress) and kitting carts. We serve a wide range of industries including military, glass, tire, auto, agriculture and construction industries.

Our Mission & Vision

We respond quickly to customers' needs, while maintaining quality and delivery standards. Our mission is to provide customized, timely, cost-effective production of manufactured parts; assist in building prototypes, support new initiatives and associated projects. Maybe that is why so many OEMs and companies continue to choose John Nelson as their material handling solutions provider.
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For Racks Containers & Baskets

From Design to Prototype to Custom to Production - We Do It All


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NSMC understands time is money that is why we offer an online quote request form to assist you in communicating your SOW and requirements to us in an efficient way.

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