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 [...]

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

Greenway Featured in Pallets Enterprise Magazine

Greenway Products & Services' Baltimore MD facility has been highlighted in the August 2021 issue of Pallet Enterprise magazine, the leading trade magazine serving the pallet, low grade sawmill, wood packaging and wood processing industries. Greenway has expanded its pallet recycling and remanufacturing plants beyond New Jersey and New York when it opened its third [...]

By |2021-09-29T11:04:58-04:00September 27th, 2021|Greenway Products & Services News, News, Pallet Information|0 Comments

Wood Pallets’ Net Carbon Positive Impact

Now distributors and warehouses, and any company that purchases wood pallets can quantify the ecological value of using wooden pallets. In July 2020,  the National Wooden Pallet & Container Association (NWPCA) and the Pallet Foundation released the Environmental Product Declaration for wood pallets in the US. An Environmental Product Declaration, or EPD, gives consumers and [...]

By |2021-09-26T22:45:47-04:00September 26th, 2021|News, Pallet Information, Recycling, Remanufactured Pallets|0 Comments

Pallet Mold Protection

In the wood pallet industry, “mold” is a small word that can mean big trouble for suppliers and customers alike. The problem of mold is varied and diverse, and has naturally given rise to a wide array of approaches for combating it, each with its own advantages and drawbacks. Avoiding the growth of mold on [...]

By |2021-06-03T19:11:09-04:00June 3rd, 2021|Heat Treated Pallets, Pallet Information|0 Comments