The Gondola is also known as a Double Sided shelving unit or an Island shelving unit as it is designed to be placed in the more center portion of a store. The Gondola can also be configured to divide a store into departments.
What is the difference between a Wall Section and a Wall End?
To create a gondola aisle as pictured in the images on the top of this page you will use the Gondola Section pieces below to configure your aisle length as the sections are available in either 3 or 4 foot sections and your will need an end to complete your aisle of Gondola
A Gondola Section purchased in new condition includes 2 lower shelves, 1 upright, 1 upright cover, 2 base shoes, 2 hardboard backs, 2 kick-plates, 2 base shoe cover, 1 upper spanner, 1 center spanner, and 1 lower spanner.
A Wall End is used to complete a Gondola Aisle. For example a 16' Wall Aisle will consist of 4 Gondola Sections and 1 Wall End to complete the Aisle.
A Gondola End includes 1 upright, 2 base shoes, 2 base shoe covers, and 1 upright cover.
The best and most affordable configutation for a Madix End Cap is with the use of a Madix Wall Section utilizing a double back configuration.
The most popular double back configuration is a pegboard back in the front of the unit and a solid back in the back of the End Cap unit.
Adjustable Shelves sit flat or at an up-slope or a down-slope.
Available in a standard widths of 3' and 4' wide plus a 24" and a 30 width by special order.
Standard stocking depths are 12" deep to 24" deep. 8", 26", 28" and 30" are available by special order.
Are typlically locked to a upper or lower shelf in the front or rear postion of an upper or base shelf.
Are positioned on a upper or base shelf in any postion from front to back.
A Gondola Section includes one Basic Upright with Cap, two Base Shelves, two Kick-plates, two Back Panels and one Top, Center, and Lower Spanner. If the Gondola is 78" tall or taller, the section would also include one Splicer Spanner for two piece backs.
Gondola Island shelving height starting at 36 inches with a maximum height of 96 inches, a deck base starting at 12 inches wide and a maximum width of 30 inches per Gondola side.
To see Gondola Island store shelving, please visit your local Ralph's Super Market, Do-it Center, Staples or Food for Less. Most major store are outfitted with Madix store fixtures for a reason.
Gondola Island store shelving will work with most any product line such as: Pet Supplies, Electronic Stores, Meat Market, Butcher Shop, Hardware store, Convenience Store, Office Supply, Auto Parts store, Book Stores, Music Stores, Specialty Stores, Bait and Tackle Stores, Computer Stores, and Paint Supply Stores.