Can the Size of My Pallet Affect My Freight Costs?

Can the Size of My Pallet Affect My Freight Costs?

When shipping goods to your customers, there are many things you’re concerned about. Are the correct items and quantity of items being shipped? Has quality control done their job? How will you support the products if there is a problem? What is the price to ship them? Amongst all of that, have you thought about…

3 Tips for Cleaning Your Plastic Pallets for Reuse

3 Tips for Cleaning Your Plastic Pallets for Reuse

Plastic pallets are typically used to transport and store food, chemical, or pharmaceutical products. Although they last for several years, pallets can become dirty over time. It’s important to keep them sanitized to ensure the safety of the products being delivered. Here are some of the best tips for cleaning your pallets so they can…

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…