The TOTE TIGER is a self contained filling system that utilizes usually wasted vertical manufacturing space. Empty totes are placed into the right end of the TOTE TIGER. The empties are placed in the left stack, from the bottom up. The tote on the left end is in the filling position. When the fill quantity is reached, the tote enters the TOTE TIGER and is placed in the right stack. An empty tote from the left stack is moved to the fill position. At the push of a button, the filled totes are discharged out the right end of the machine. The TOTE TIGER is an extremely useful tote handling machine.