Tip: Best Time of Year to Purchase Pallets

Every industry has its own patterns and trends that tend to repeat cyclically year after year. Understanding these patterns for your own business is one of the keys to success, but when you need shipping pallets to move your products from manufacture to warehouse to customers, it also helps to understand the cycles that dictate [...]

Pallets During Times of Worldwide Crises

Greenway Products and Services, a Kamps® Company, Contribution to Saving Lives During Pandemic Crisis Pallets have gotten us through one worldwide crisis, and will again be critical in handling the next. Just one year ago, FEMA assembled massive distribution networks for Covid-19 vaccines, personal protective equipment (PPE), and Covid testing kits. Rather than simply dumping [...]

Pallet Supplier Kamps Greenway’s Regional Manager’s Best Business Advice

Pallet Enterprise, the  leading trade magazine serving the pallet, wood packaging and wood processing industries, featured their interview with Dominick Davi, regional manager of Kamps Greenway, in the magazine's February 2022 issue. When asked for his best business advice, he did not hesitate, replying, "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take." Davi outlined [...]

By |2022-05-13T00:37:10-04:00February 22nd, 2022|Greenway Products & Services News|0 Comments

Greenway Products and Services Investigates: Who is Responsible for the Rising Costs of Pallets?

Much of the Canadian trucker protest news coverage, and the blockage of trade that passes over the Ambassador Bridge connecting Windsor, Ontario to Detroit, focuses on its impact and interference with auto production lines. Little mention is made of consequence of timber imports – on the lumber used to build pallets, and its deleterious impact [...]

By |2022-05-16T22:05:36-04:00February 17th, 2022|News, Pallet Information|0 Comments

International Shipping Pallets Differ from American Pallets

With industry and commerce becoming more globally interconnected than ever, businesses of all sizes and scales find themselves facing the challenges of shipping their products across international borders. With wooden shipping pallets serving as such an essential element of the supply chain that two billion pallets are in active use in the United States alone [...]

Kamps, Inc. Acquires Greenway Products & Services, LLC., Reinforcing the National Pallet Recycler’s Presence in the North-East

GRAND RAPIDS, MI, December 28, 2021 – Continuing to grow its footprint across the North-East region, national pallet recycler Kamps, Inc. (“Kamps”) acquired Greenway Products & Services, LLC (“Greenway”) on December 27. Greenway is a full-service pallet recycler and new pallet manufacturer with three asset-based facilities in the Tri-State area. The acquisition of Greenway reinforces [...]

By |2021-12-28T23:07:50-05:00December 28th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Kamps, Inc. Acquires Greenway Products & Services, LLC., Reinforcing the National Pallet Recycler’s Presence in the North-East

Pallet Prices on the Rise

Greenway's President Dominick Davi interviewed in Fox News' Coverage on Pallet Prices One of the leading contributors to shipping and inflation problems is the surging cost of wooden pallets. What exactly is the problem? The problem is a scarcity of wooden pallets that's driving prices. Brand new pallets before the pandemic would have cost about [...]

Why have Wooden Shipping Pallets Prices Changed?

Since the second quarter of 2021, industry professionals have been talking about the increasing shortage (and resulting price spike) in wood pallets. Since so many industries, both nationwide and internationally, rely on wooden pallets to transport goods and materials at all levels of their supply chains, there are few businesses that have gone untouched by [...]

By |2021-11-16T14:06:51-05:00November 16th, 2021|News, Pallet Information|0 Comments

Wood Pallets in Circular Economy

For several decades, the prevalent economic philosophy across numerous industries both on the national and international level supported a linear economic model – in which resources were drawn from the natural world, manufactured into products, and disposed of when their intended usage was completed. The assumptions of a linear economy were that natural resources were [...]

By |2021-10-31T16:51:00-04:00October 28th, 2021|News, Recycling|0 Comments

Greenway Wood Pallets are 100% Certified USDA Biobased Products

Greenway wood pallets are now USDA certified as BioPreferred. The USDA certification provides industrial buyers seeking environmentally conscious shipping a well-recognized standard. After extensive third-party testing involving numerous products, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recognized the wood pallets manufactured with National Wooden Pallet & Container Association (NWPCA) Pallet Design System (PDS) qualify to be [...]