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Corrugated Pallets

Here at General Pallets, we recognize that everyone has unique shipping needs, so we have corrugated pallets available in addition to our wood pallets.

History of Pallets: WWII and the Rise of Pallets

Pallets played a critical role in the logistics of World War 2, and the war, in turn, played a big role in the further development of pallets and how they are used today, with the invention of the four-way entry pallet, as well as the concept of using standardized pallets.

The History of Pallets

How long have pallets been moving the world? Well according to Packaging Revolution’s article What Came First, the Pallet or the Forklift, “Pallet-like structures have been used as bases for at least a few hundred years for applications such as the safe stacking and…

Wooden Pallets and Food Safety

It is important that food remains safe and unadulterated during transportation. Wooden pallets play a critical role in the delivery of food, but is it safe? According to a 2015 article in NWPCA’s Pallet Central magazine, “The good news is there is no…

What is ISPM-15?

General Pallets, Inc. is ISPM-15 certified. But what does that mean?

Pallet Mold Prevention

Wood and cardboard make great pallets. Unfortunately, they are also susceptible to mold growth.

Pallet Safety Tips

Pallets can easily lead to injuries, especially when they are handled or used improperly.

Why Wood is Good

The question that many have asked is, is using wood actually a good thing? The answer is yes.