Pallet Information

Wood Pallets – Better for Business and Environment

Wooden pallets have a significantly lower carbon footprint than plastic pallets during their life cycle. Wood pallets are the better choice across the board when considering: Ozone layer depletion Ecotoxicity to global warming Non-renewable energy And now, you can quantify how much your company saves CO2 emissions per month, and its equivalent number of [...]

By |2020-11-24T10:51:16-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Greenway Cares, News, Pallet Information, Recycling|0 Comments

Majority of Pallets are Stringer Pallets

Across numerous industries, businesses of all types that need to transport goods from manufacturing facilities to warehouses to distributors to retailers rely on wooden pallets to facilitate the movement of those goods. Items of almost any type can be stacked and fastened to pallets, which provide a stable platform transforming a pile of boxes or [...]

By |2020-10-14T13:42:26-04:00October 14th, 2020|News, Pallet Information|0 Comments

Customers Keep Pace with Greenway’s 99.6% On-time Pallet Delivery

If you Google search “deliverability”, you’ll find lots of articles on email deliverability. Long before the deliverability of email was a concern, deliverability of product has been, and continues to be critical to any supply chain. Product deliverability became critically important when manufacturers adopted just in time (JIT) logistics. When manufacturers source components with reliable [...]

By |2020-10-08T22:22:49-04:00October 8th, 2020|News, Pallet Information, Recycling, Remanufactured Pallets|0 Comments

What to Know About Pallet Specifications

Often buyers’ pallet specs have evolved over time, and they may wonder if their requirements still reflect their needs, or do they add unnecessary costs to their orders. Over time, it may become less clear to purchasers how their quote requests translate into the design of the pallets they order. For example, is there a [...]

Greenway Leads in Recycling Wood Pallets

In addition to being cost-effective, Greenway's recycled pallets are an environmentally conscious solution for your material handling and shipping operations. Greenway cares about the environment, saving trees, minimizing land fill waste, and reducing carbon dioxide emissions into the atmosphere. In 2019, we recycled 6 million pallets. In addition to saving [...]

Avoid Fire Risks When Storing Wood Pallets

On the Facebook profile for the City of New Brunswick’s Fire Department it reads, “Always Open”. Our local fire departments are among many unsung heroes who risk their lives every day, protecting families at home and employees and staff at work. At Greenway, we value safety both in our company, in the community, and at [...]

By |2020-07-30T21:40:01-04:00July 29th, 2020|Avoid Injuries, Greenway Cares, News, Pallet Information|0 Comments

Mighty, Reliable & Dependable Pallets to the Rescue

When George Segal carved his sculpture of the Depression Bread Line, he captured a time when our country last faced widespread hunger. The sculpture of five destitute men standing in a line waiting for food has reminded generations of what our ancestors endured. The sculpture, which is now part of the Grounds for Sculpture permanent [...]

15 Tips to Avoid Damaged Pallets

We’ve all seen them. Damaged pallets. Some with what looks like minor imperfections. Others where the damage is more obvious. The real cost of a damaged pallet far exceeds the pallet’s appearance. Pallets are designed to carry load – much heavier loads than their low profile suggests. Moving product on a weak or compromised pallet [...]

8 Top Ways to Reduce Pallet Costs

If you’re operating a warehouse or are regularly receiving and/or shipping out product, then you know how important your supply of pallets is. If you start running low on pallets, it could result in downtime, which, in turn, would hurt your bottom line. However, pallet costs can also affect your bottom line. Fortunately, the following [...]

Why 93% Pallets are Made from Wood

When it comes to the material handling industry, the majority of the costs associated with shipping product in and out consists of third-party logistics, containers and pallets. Warehouses, businesses or organizations that make use of pallets generally choose wood over plastic. In fact, it’s estimated that roughly 93 percent of all pallets are wood. While [...]

By |2020-03-08T12:44:17-04:00January 30th, 2018|News, Pallet Information|0 Comments