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Team Members Jump at Opportunity to Help Community

One week after tragedy struck the surrounding Nashville area, Claudia Anguiano, plant administrator at the Millwood, Inc. location in Smyrna, TN, hosted a meeting with the rest of the team to determine how they could provide aid to the surrounding communities. A tornado outbreak in early March left many residents without power, water and in some cases their homes and personal belongings. Dozens...

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Meet Millwood's Creatives: The Internview

For this week's blog, join Josh as he interviews the marketing team interns and learns what it's like as young members of the Millwood family.

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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...

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DIY Christmas Gifts: with Pallets!

Christmas is just around the corner and gifts are on a lot of people’s minds. With retail stores busier than ever and gifts getting more and more expensive, holiday shopping can get overwhelming and hard on your wallet. One way to avoid this is by making gifts instead of buying them.

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Tips & Tricks for Winter Pallet Handling

Facilities that operate in colder, wintry environments can face a variety of issues related to pallets. Because pallets are made from green wood, they have a high moisture content. When the weather gets cold, this can cause stacks of pallets to freeze together if left outside in the elements.

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A Day in the Life of Millwood’s Techies: Vlog 8

In today’s vlog, Josh speaks with two members of the IT team at Millwood, Tom Kirk and Sheila Factor, to learn more about what it means to be a programmer for Millwood. They explain what they do on a day-to-day basis and specific projects they’ve worked on to help make the workflow at Millwood easier and more streamlined.

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De Pere, New Hope Plants Give Back

This October, the De Pere and New Hope operations participated in fundraising and awareness initiatives for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Team members from each plant were enthusiastic about raising money for this cause since it has touched many of their lives. They pulled together as a team to make positive impacts in their respective communities and helped those in need.

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