Pallets

By MMH Staff · October 2, 2014
With the goal of edu­cat­ing sup­ply chain atten­dees on enhanc­ing the strength of wooden pal­lets to make them more reusable, the ses­sion will be part of the Reusable Pack­ag­ing Association’s (RPA) Learn­ing Cen­ter.
<p>White and Company has released a new version of its pallet and unit load design software application.</p> By MMH Staff · October 1, 2014
New version of pallet and unit load design software now includes block pallet design and analysis
By Roberto Michel · October 1, 2014
Modern’s annual reader survey gives insight on pooling, customer compliance, used wood pallets and other trends, though price still rules as the top driver.
By Sara Pearson Specter · October 1, 2014
Pack Expo International is scheduled to be held Nov. 2-5 at Chicago’s McCormick Place. PMMI, the owner and producer of the show, expects the events to draw a combined 2,000 exhibitors and 50,000 attendees to the more than 1.1 million net square feet of exhibits.
By MMH Staff · September 30, 2014
R. Keith Harrison, former global supply chain executive, to provide CPG expertise.
By MMH Staff · September 10, 2014
Halogen- and bromine-free material an industry first.
By MMH Staff · September 3, 2014
The lean, one-way system makes use of a lightweight, L-shaped unit load transport device—The OptiLedge. These pallet alternatives not only result in unit loads that are integral to the packaged product during its storage and distribution, but they also improve efficiency and are recyclable.
By MMH Staff · August 4, 2014
According to a new report recently released by Sandler Research, an online market research store for research reports on multiple industries, large retailers are shifting to block pallets over stringer pallets, consequently manufacturers are expected to focus on manufacturing block pallets.
By MMH Staff · August 2, 2014
Atagi joins NWPCA from NorthStar Policy Navigation, where he most recently served as managing partner of the firm. He starts with NWPCA on August 4, 2014.
By Bryan Jensen, vice president, St. Onge Company · June 27, 2014
Vertical storage optimization might not be top of mind, but it can yield substantial efficiencies.
By MMH Staff · May 20, 2014
Following positive responses from its inaugural event in 2013, the forum plans to expand.
By MMH Staff · May 1, 2014
PECO Pallet recently announced that the company has been approved as a pallet participant of Walmart Canada, giving vendors the option to use PECO's high-quality wood block pallets when shipping into Walmart Canada locations.
By MMH Staff · April 30, 2014
CHEP USA, the leading provider of managed pallet pooling solutions, has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) in the Packaging Sector Working Group as well as the transportation committee of the organization.
By Bob Trebilcock · April 29, 2014
Plastics manufacturer PTM developed plastic crates and a plastic pallet for the Latin American soft drink and beer markets. Next stop, North America?
<p>As seen in the above steps, adding removable runners to Sonoco’s injection-molded nestable pallet enables stacking and easier handling with a lift truck.</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · April 1, 2014
Food, pharmaceutical manufacturers devise a closed-loop plastic pallet system with a twist to ensure product safety.

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