News Archives for 2019

The Benefits of Outsourcing Pallet Management in the Warehouse

Posted on July 08, 2019

In healthy economies, manufacturers and distributors tend to invest in technologies and processes that enable future growth. It’s in tougher economies where the focus shifts to reducing costs and tightening margins.  With continued growth in July, the U.S. economy marked its longest expansion on record. However, sentiment is shifting...

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Pallet Management: Blending Art Into Science

Posted on June 27, 2019

There was a day when pallets were a necessary cost center in distribution center operations. Goods arrived on pallets, and once unloaded, the most managers could ask was for those wooden pallets to be out of the way. They were tossed, trashed, given away, and sometimes reused. Some might...

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