Pallet Information

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

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

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

How Much Does a Pallet Weigh?

  Lately, I realized that many people in NJ, NY & PA need to know about the different types of pallets sizes and pallet weight. Well look no further; here we will cover all the most popular pallet dimensions, sizes and weights that are created by Greenway Products & Services. Pallet Standard The standard size [...]

By |2020-06-17T15:06:35-04:00November 13th, 2015|News, Pallet Information|Comments Off on How Much Does a Pallet Weigh?