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Myth or Fact: Are Wood Pallets Sustainable?

There are a lot of misconceptions out there about pallets and sustainability, so we figured it was time to clear the air.
In this episode of the   Millwood Vlog, we talk to Ralph Rupert about the sustainability of wood pallets and just how they are used after their lifespan.
 
Don't forget! New episodes of the   Millwood Vlog  are published on the first and third Thursday of every month...
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What is the Difference Between a Pallet and a Skid?

In episode 4 of the vlog, host Josh Stipanovich takes your question to Ralph Rupert, our manager of unit load design. 

Author: Paige Greene
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Flashback Friday: Nominal vs Actual Lumber Sizes

Years ago, home improvement stores were in hot water as a result of customers insisting the lumber they purchased was falsely advertised. The stores, however, argued that the size of the lumber sold was properly marketed even if the wood was smaller than labeled. How can that be?

Author: Paige Greene
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Millwood Acquires CORE Erosion Control Services

Millwood, Inc. finalized the purchase of CORE Erosion Control Services in September. With it comes a new product brand and Millwood’s 30th location nationwide.

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How to Make Money on Used Pallets!

We've discussed in previous blog posts the ways you can upcycle used pallets for creative purposes, but how about using those pallets to make some money for yourself? Check out the newest vlog below for ways you can take your old pallets and turn them into an investment!

Author: Paige Greene
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Squashing Superstitions

This Friday the 13th, try not to add to your bad luck! Be careful not to break any mirrors, step under ladders or let a black cat cross your path.

Author: Paige Greene
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Five Terms for Stretch Film Scholars

Unlike those of us in the packaging industry, most professionals hope to avoid (or at least find unnecessary) the unique details that go into designing the perfect unit load and packaging system. For many buyers, packaging lingo can be confusing, alienating or just plain frustrating. With a variety of pallet designs, stretch wrappers, shrink systems and stretch film, there's a lot to keep...

Author: Paige Greene
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#TBT: Say "I Do" to Pallet Weddings

When you think of pallets, you may associate them with words like strong, reliable or traditional. But have you ever considered them to be trendy, rustic or even romantic?

Author: Paige Greene
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