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Letter from Ed: Strategic Planning Is Crucial to Making Your Company Important to Your Customers
As we approach 2015, Pallet Enterprise founder, Ed Brindley, encourages companies to evaluate or develop strategic plans to position themselves for future growth in a highly competitive market.
Profile Technology Solves Cant Cutting Dilemma for The Pallet Factory, Plant Upgrades Help Memphis Company Improve
System Constraints: Odd-sized cants were affecting productivity in the cut up operation at The Pallet Factory and plant space limitations made it impossible to add a cant sizer in front of the gang saw. The company turned to Profile Technology to engineer a solution that significantly improved production and reduced maintenance hassles
The International Hardwood Lumber Market and Potential Impacts on Your Bottom Line
Going Global: Increasingly international trends are impacting local hardwood prices, USDA economist, Bill Luppold looks at the changing face of the global market and its potential to impact your bottom line.
2015 Economic Forecast: Clearing Skies, Looming Clouds
Businesses should enjoy a gradually improving economy in 2015. Rising employment, a healthier housing market, and a willingness by larger corporations to invest in infrastructure should add some needed oomph to the business environment.
Routine Forklift Maintenance Has Many Benefits Ranging from Improved Safety to Boosting the Bottom Line
Preventative Maintenance: Routine comprehensive maintenance of your forklifts can pay off in many ways
The One Thing Your Employees May Want the Most – It’s Free!
Find out what makes employees stick around – it might also make them more productive.
Safety Check: Winter Weather Concerns: Smart
Advice to Avoid Slips, Trips and Falls
Safety consultant, Jary Winstead, offers smart advice to prevent slips, trips and falls that are common during the winter. Cold and icy conditions can lead to accidents that cost you lost time, worker injury and higher insurance premiums.
Crowdsourcing and Outsourcing: Worth It or Worthless?
Jon Golman, CEO of Brand Launcher shares practical tips for finding the right talent for specialty jobs. He points out that new strategies, such as crowdsourcing and outsourcing can make a huge difference in terms of expertise, focus and cost.
Pallet Projects Give People a Second Chance on Life
Italian Pallet Renaissance: Architect turned activist, Giuseppe Padovani has pioneered an organization designed to help troubled young people find work through upcycling old pallets and making them into furniture, art and objects with a social conscious.
Supplier Spotlight: LINC Systems Has Built Its Reputation on Quality Products and Superior Customer Service
LINC Systems has built its reputation on quality products and by catering to its customers’ product and service needs.
Markets in Transition: 6 Questions That Pallet Buyers Must Ask (Besides Price)
Packaging guru, Rick LeBlanc, gives advice on how to buy the best pallets for your needs. Learn these keys for pallet performance and finding the right pallet design and system.
Coming Into Focus: ALSC Adopts HT Inspection and Mark Removal Process Modifications
Zero Tolerance No More: Pallet industry wins some policy concessions from the American Lumber Standard Committee in terms of inspection processes and mark removal for repaired pallets.
Idea Box: Make Small Changes for
Making small changes in multiple areas can lower your company''s overhead operating costs.
You Said It: Steve Yelland president of J.F. Rohrbaugh Co.
Steve Yelland, president of J.F. Rohrbaugh Co., answers questions from the Pallet Enterprise about working in the industry.