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The Essential Pallet

Let us begin by saying one thing: you, reader, are essential.

Author: Paige Greene
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De Pere Facility Combines Easter Fun with Manufacturing Safety

Chad Radke recalled visiting worksites with his dad as a child where employees participated in different team-building activities. That stuck with him and became an important part of his leadership role at the Millwood, Inc. pallet repair plant he manages in De Pere, WI.

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Companies Caring Remotely

Lately, the only thing that is certain is uncertainty. The world is changing and all we can do is attempt to keep up and look for the growth opportunities that can be found in this challenge. One of the best lessons to learn from this pandemic is how to adjust and adapt our professional routines and goals without sacrificing or neglecting our relationships between team members.

Author: Paige Greene
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Millwood Continues to Monitor COVID-19

Millwood leadership continues to monitor the ongoing concerns regarding coronavirus COVID-19 and has prepared this official statement; see below. Stay tuned for any new details as we move forward during a time when change is inevitable while we all adapt to this growing pandemic. We recommend that you do what you can to prevent the spread of this coronavirus and practice social distancing...

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Breaking Stigmas with the Women of Millwood

In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, Millwood, Inc is celebrating women for the entire month of March. The women of Millwood make an impact every day in and out of the workplace, and we are honored and blessed to call these women part of the Millwood family. Today we honor three international women who have chosen to become part of the Millwood team in Tunkhannock, PA. We are...

Author: Jessica Chizmar
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Tradeshow Tuesday: Millwood Team Preps for Modex

It’s almost time for Modex 2020, and the Millwood team is buzzing with excitement. If you’re attending the trade show on March 9-12 in Atlanta, GA, you’ll be able to find their friendly faces at booth #3613.

Author: Jessica Chizmar
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What it Means to be a Millwood Chaplain – Vlog 11

As a faith-based company, Millwood prioritizes spiritual wellness (along with our physical and mental well-being). One of the resources offered to assist in this priority includes  a dedicated chaplain at each facility location. In today’s vlog, Josh meets with some of our chaplains and discusses what it means to be a chaplain for Millwood.

Author: Jessica Chizmar
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Five Terms for Packaging System Students

With Modex 2020 around the corner and a booth full of systems, now seems as important a time as any to refresh our readers with some of the lingo you might hear if you visit us at the booth. 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. With a...

Author: Paige Greene
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From the Pyramids to the Present: A Journey Through the Pallet’s Lifecycle

Pallets as we know them have only been around for 100 years, but their history can be traced back further than the discovery of many countries.

Author: Paige Greene
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A Day in the Life of a Millwood Intern

Before I started my marketing internship at Millwood, I knew nothing about pallets or the packaging industry. I knew that pallets existed and that products were shipped on them, but I had never put any thought into just how vital pallets are to the economy. Most of the goods we use every day have spent part of their lives on a pallet – over 95 percent, in fact – and, according to the National...

Author: Jessica Chizmar
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