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Letter from Ed: I Love the Pallet People
Articles in this issue feature companies that focus on how important the family run atmosphere of the pallet industry has meant to them and how much their employees have contributed to their success.
A Birthday Worth Remembering: Innovation and Quality Drive Mt. Eaton Pallet and Kiln-Direct
Mt. Eaton Pallet: Never afraid to take risks or invest in developing technology, the company served as the launch customer for the new Kiln-Direct Performance model.
Leadership Roundtable – Part II
More Customers Want Combo or New Pallets
Leadership Roundtable: A group of industry leaders and risk takers explain their outlook on the industry and discuss why so many of them are optimistic about the future. This is the first part of a three part series.
A Behind the Scenes Look at RM2 and Its Pultrusion Pallet Manufacturing Process
RM2 Innovation: Discover how the unique pultrusion pallet manufacturing process works for RM2 and what makes this pallet company distinct in the market
Supplier Spotlight: New Software Release Automates Mixed Truckload Layouts for More Efficient Shipping
New versions of Best Pallet™ and Best Load™ handle mixed truckload shipments.
Pallet People: Barford Retires from NHLA, Leaves Strong Legacy in the Hardwood Sector
Pallet Enterprise founder, Ed Brindley, shares his thoughts on the contributions of Mark Barford, who is retiring from the top post at the NHLA.
Fox Valley Wood Products Strives to Be World Class
Wisconsin company that started from humble beginning now in third generation, strives to be world class business.
The New Cookie Cutter Is No Cookie Cutter: Customer Solutions Focus Inspires Innovative Reverse Logistics Programs from Green Star Pallet
Green Star Pallet: Although the company’s first emphasis is pallets, in response to its commitment toward customer service, it is now taking a further step towards solutions involving pallet management, dock sweeps, multi-material recycling programs and more.
Markets in Transition: Three Big Ideas from MODEX 2016 for Materials Handling
A review of some technology trends from MODEX 2016, a major materials handling convention.
Coming into Focus: What Is Transparent Wood?
Researchers are developing a transparent wood that can be used instead of glass in some building projects. Find out how this development will change how we look at wood.
Idea Box: Using Email for Marketing and Customer Communications
Email marketing remains a key way to drive sales and customer connections for businesses. Find out what you may be doing right and wrong.
You Said It: Having right people is key.
Jim Kesting, President, Madison County Wood Products, St. Louis, Missouri