Filed in Pallets
Saturday, October 01, 2011
For those outside of the materials handling industry, pallets might seem like a just basic commodity. But for those of us on the inside, pallets are an essential component that can have a major impact on an operation’s process and ultimately its bottom line. In August, Modern’s
2011 Pallet Survey was sent out to subscribers. We received 594 qualified responses from readers employed at a facility that actually uses pallets. Here’s what the readers told us.
Pallets are the foundation of the materials handling industry. Here’s why they are important to our readers.
Monday, September 26, 2011
Supply chain veteran assumes leadership of the pallet company
Thursday, September 22, 2011
When it comes to outsourcing, most of us think of turning over warehousing or transportation to a third party to reduce operating costs. But outsourcing pallets can deliver the same benefits.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Ralph Rupert brings systems based approach to unit load design
Thursday, August 04, 2011
The new plastic grocery pallet from ORBIS is designed for better truckload utilization, increased shipping efficiency, long service life
On-line portal leads to greater visibility of available inventory and fewer new pallet purchases.
Tuesday, August 02, 2011
A pallet maker from south of the border is eyeing the US market
Wednesday, July 06, 2011
A leaner, faster production process with zero defects and just-in-time (JIT) inventory management is an elusive manufacturing goal for most manufacturers.
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Recent weeks have seen several new announcements about plastic pallets. Here’s the latest news.