Complete news and information on the use of pallets in materials handling and warehousing from the industry experts.
Posted 04/29 · 08:10 AM · MMH Editorial
Plastics manufacturer PTM developed plastic crates and a plastic pallet for the Latin American soft drink and beer markets. Next stop, North America?
Posted 04/01 · 01:34 PM · MMH Editorial
Food, pharmaceutical manufacturers devise a closed-loop plastic pallet system with a twist to ensure product safety.
Posted 03/18 · 10:12 AM · MMH Editorial
Acquisition to enhance capabilities in complete end-of-line OEM integration.
Posted 03/18 · 06:30 AM · MMH Editorial
At Modex on Monday, United Pallet Services (Booth 4334), maker of pointGUARD, unveiled the latest addition to its line of plastic protectors for wood pallets.
Posted 03/11 · 09:41 AM · MMH Editorial
The company will exhibit at the RPA’s Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO in Chicago.
Posted 03/05 · 03:44 PM · MMH Editorial
A new study from The Freedonia Group forecasts the global sales of pallets to increase 5% annually through 2017 to 5.1 billion units.
Posted 02/01 · 11:39 PM · MMH Editorial
The recently released proposal to develop a checkoff program for the U.S. hardwood sector has both its supporters and opponents. The current proposal raises a number of questions for the industry to consider before voting on the idea.
Posted 01/29 · 02:03 AM · MMH Editorial
Headed by Ralph Rupert, former director of the Center for Unit Load Design at Virginia Tech, the lab includes equipment to conduct ISTA, ASTM and ISO compression, vibration and shock tests, materials handling equipment and pallet and packaging design software applications.
Posted 01/27 · 12:22 PM · MMH Editorial
This is the The Reusable Packaging Association's (RPA) largest board ever and includes members from two end-user companies, The Kroger Company and Herman Miller.
Posted 01/26 · 05:02 AM · MMH Editorial
Acquisition to create one-stop shopping for pallets, repairs, shipping crates and related services.