Why Use Pallets?
Palletization has been prevalent for more than a century both in the U.S. and around the world and comes with innumerable benefits. For example, pallets allow you to move more products at a faster rate, which also helps to reduce transportation time for trucks and can decrease the time needed to unload/load trucks, meaning your dock spaces will open up faster. Not to mention, pallets reduce the need for manual handling, which can lead to less product damage and even fewer worker injuries.
Though the trend of palletizing is on the rise, it can be a daunting task to manage pallets that flow in and out of your supply chain. When you enter the pallet industry, you’ll find there’s somewhat of a science to pallet design with many different aspects to consider. Read More