Pallet Shipping Rates – Can Size Affect Cost?

Pallet Shipping Rates – Can Size Affect Cost?

There are many factors that impact your ability to ship goods to customers that you may be concerned about. Are the correct type and quantity of items being shipped? Has quality control done their job? What measures are in place to handle product issues? Are your shipping costs outweighing your profit margins? One additional factor…

How to Clean a Pallet for Reuse

How to Clean a Pallet for Reuse

Plastic pallets offer a multitude of applications. While typically used to transport and store food, chemical, or pharmaceutical products, plastic pallets can store or transport products for many industries. Although their longevity spans up to 250 trips, plastic pallets can quickly accumulate dirt and grime over time. Therefore, it is important to keep them sanitized…

What Does a Higher Fuel Cost Mean for Trucking?

What Does a Higher Fuel Cost Mean for Trucking?

Although the average consumer may not realize it, the trucking industry sustains the United States economy. Every year, trucks transport over 70% of all freight, nearly 11 billion tons. This massive amount of transported goods requires millions of trucks and drivers. Transportation also requires fuel—a lot of fuel. Annually, almost 40 billion gallons of fuel…