Pallet reader survey: Usage on the rise

Modern Material Handling
By Lorie King Rogers, Associate Editor
October 12, 2011

At any given moment in time, there are nearly 2 billion pallets on the move across the United States. New, used, metal, plastic, corrugated, wood or wood composite, pallets are, quite literally, the foundation of the materials handling industry.

For those outside of the materials handling industry, pallets might seem like a just basic commodity. But for those of us on the inside, pallets are an essential component that can have a major impact on an operation’s process and ultimately its bottom line.

To learn more about the results from the survey click here