Coronavirus and Distribution of Packaged Goods

Greenway provides essential services to manufacturers, keeping the country’s packaged goods moving to meet critical needs. Greenway’s wooden pallets are a critical component of a dependable supply chain. Maintaining a smoothly functioning supply chain is more important than ever in the face of the current crisis.

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7 Pallet Packing Tips to Avoid Product Damage

Packing pallets to improve stability avoids the frustration of your customers receiving damaged goods as they make their way through the supply chain. Avoid product damage with these seven packing tips will go a long way toward insuring the products arrive in tact. Make sure you start out with good quality wooden pallets, none that [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:17-04:00November 28th, 2017|Avoid Injuries, News, Pallet Information|2 Comments

Reduce Transportation Costs with Custom Pallet Sizes

Greenway has built their reputation as a reliable source of wood pallets, enabling manufacturers to keep production lines functioning at full capacity. And by making small changes to pallets, Greenway saves money for companies that package and ship product. Greenway uses specialized computer software to assist in custom pallet design to minimize the pallet size, [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:17-04:00November 20th, 2017|Custom Pallets, Lower Shipping Costs, News|0 Comments

Key Role of Pallets in the World’s Economy

“Pallets move the world.” This quote from Mark White, professor emeritus at Virginia Tech, sums up the importance of pallets in the world’s economy. Wooden pallets play a critical role in the movement and storage of goods worldwide. Proper design and quality standards ensure that products are protected during transport. Wooden pallets provide both a [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:17-04:00November 15th, 2017|News, Pallet Information|0 Comments

When is a Pallet Not Just a Pallet? …When it’s a Work of Art

In her exhibit at The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, artist Liz Glynn has constructed enormous structures from reclaimed wooden pallets. Her exhibit, called The Archaeology of Another Possible Future, is examining the new digital economy’s impact on the future, given that automation and the Internet have changed the character of labor and manufacturing. She [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:17-04:00October 23rd, 2017|News, Upcycling|1 Comment

Order Pallets Now for the Holiday Shipping Season

Today we bring you our end of summer advice blog... Order pallets now for the holiday shipping season! If history has taught us anything, one of the lessons we should pay close attention to is to keep past practice in mind in order to avoid repeating the same mistakes. So as we approach the end [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:17-04:00August 25th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Advantages of Grade A Mulch Produced from Recycled Wood Pallets

Grade A mulch, which includes mulch made from shredded wood pallets, provide nutrients to plants and soil. As the chips decompose, they provide valuable organic nutrients necessary for the proper health of your plants. Quite often, landscaped beds and trees tend to remain stable during the period of high winds with Grade A mulch because [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:17-04:00June 30th, 2017|News, Wood Mulch|0 Comments

Custom Pallets for Oversized or Heavy Merchandise

Too often, supply shipments are damaged en route to distributors and retailers because wholesalers and manufacturers use standard sized pallets when they should be using custom pallets. While a less expensive pallet may seem attractive at first, consider using a custom pallet if your shipment is either larger than 48 inches long, 40 inches wide, weighs [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:20-04:00February 28th, 2017|Avoid Injuries, Custom Pallets|0 Comments

Pallet Automation Equipment Improves Production Efficiency

In the pallet business one of the critical factors to increase pallet service delivery and quality control is the pallet automation equipment. Employing the newest automation and computerization adds to the simplicity of the operation, while increasing productivity. Greenway Products & Services, LLC has recently added new equipment that increases the efficiency of our operation. The [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:20-04:00February 21st, 2017|Greenway Products & Services News, News|0 Comments

Custom Designed Pallets

The vast majority of pallets in use today conform to industry standards. But those standard sizes don’t take into account specialized needs. The use of computer aided pallet design has made it possible for pallet manufacturers to make custom designed pallets which are just right for the customers’ needs. The National Wooden Pallet and Container [...]

When are custom pallets more economical than standard pallets?

When shopping for the cheapest pallet, any one of the standard size pallets may appear to be the most economical. However, if your merchandise or freight are not sized according to standardized pallet dimensions, it may actually be costing a good deal more money to use standard pallets instead of custom pallets. Custom pallets are [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:20-04:00February 13th, 2017|Custom Pallets, Lower Shipping Costs, News|1 Comment