With lumber prices being as unstable as they have been in the last few years, many facilities are switching to recycled pallets to cut cost and increase pricing stability. Follow these steps for an easy transition.
Total pallet management is a service where your pallet provider is responsible for the maintenance and operation of your entire pallet inventory.
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A pallet audit follows pallets through your entire operation, finding the best optimization strategies as well as ensuring your pallets meet requirements specified by your clients.
A reversible pallet is one that has identical top and bottom deck boards. Not all pallets are reversible, as different deck board designs have different uses.
The deck boards on pallets play a crucial role in handling loads and distributing unit weight on the pallet.
Pallet wings are the overhang of pallet deck boards over the blocks or stringer boards. This is important for load bearing capacity and pallet automation.
Team motivation can sometimes be tricky since every situation and team member is different. We spoke to some of our leaders to get their tips and philosophies around team motivation.
There’s a lot of pallet companies, but only one Pallet Consultants. Fast and quality service backed by expertise and a focus on you is how we stay at the top of our game.
Pallets cost you money, and damaged pallets cost even more. Primarily, pallets are damaged by less than ideal forklift operation. An easy way to limit unnecessary pallet damage is to retrain forklift operators, and inform them of the importance of using proper pallet handling techniques. Use the insights below from our Atlanta Operations Manager, Casey Hardegree as a part of forklift operator training:
Pallets move the world but have weight of their own. Read to find out how much wooden 48 x 40 pallets can weigh and their load bearing capacity.