Cash for Used Wood Pallets?

Container Exchanger offers a new unique marketplace to buy and sell used wood pallets.   ATLANTA, September 17, 2012 - Container Exchanger announced today that they have added Used Wood Pallets to their online packaging marketplace. This disruptive marketplace turns the traditional pallet industry on its head and now allows a company with excess used palle Continue reading →

Collapsible Containers – A Reusable Packaging Nirvana

Collapsible containers are known throughout the manufacturing industry as ‘smart packaging’. This type of returnable packaging comes in several styles – plastic collapsible containers and metal collapsible containers. These collapsible containers can be used again and again and offer lots of durability, typically with the ability to handle 1,500 to 4,000 lbs. Depending upon the style and siz Continue reading →

Container Exchanger Shows Value of Reusable Bulk Bags

Bulk bags, also known as FIBC's or Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers are made from durable plastic and are woven together to create a long lasting item.  These bags are very strong and have lift straps affixed to the top of the bag.  This enable the handling and movement of the bag when it is loaded, as they can be picked up using standard forklift forks and some of the bags offer the abilit Continue reading →

Container Exchanger Shows Value of Reusable Metal Pallets

Container Exchanger is an online marketplace that offers manufacturing and distribution businesses an outlet for procuring or selling used returnable packaging. The product offerings include many standard and common reusable packaging solutions, including but not limited to plastic totes, plastic collapsible bulk boxes, metal containers, wire baskets, and plastic pallets. Launched in 2005, Continue reading →

Finding and Selecting Used Storage Racks for Your Warehouse

Used Storage Racks are an essential use for warehouse facilities of all sizes and designs, particularly if you have pallet storage needs. If you have a warehouse in need of simplification, organization, and more efficient usage of space and time – then Rack Exchanger can help you get started with our used warehouse storage rack options including used pallet storage racks and metal storage Continue reading →

Green and Economical Inventory Control – Wire & Wire Mesh Containers

Wire containers and wire mesh containers are very durable and provide the user with the ability for quick content visibility of the wire container, along with easy identification for inventory control. The wire mesh containers also have the added benefit of being stackable and collapsible while promoting material flow and more efficient stock control. Perhaps more importantly, as companies Continue reading →

Recycle and Save: Benefits of Used Collapsible Bulk Boxes and Collapsible Plastic Boxes

Collapsible Bulk Boxes, such as Collapsible Plastic Boxes, are industry staples used for storage and shipping, in retail and business-to-business companies. They have numerous uses including storing and shipping appliance and automotive components, beverage preforms, blow molded bottles, furniture components, plastic molded components, snack food applications and vacuum formed food trays. Collapsi Continue reading →

Save Money and Space with Knock Down Plastic Containers

There are many uses for knock down plastic containers to help your shipping and storage needs. Knock down containers are often referred to as collapsible bulk containers available in a variety sizes and shapes. Plastic knock down containers are reusable, space-efficient and can be shipped or stored more economically when collapsed.Continue reading →

Store your Liquids, Powders and Food Items in IBC Totes

The storage and transportation of liquid, powder and food materials can be a difficult proposition for anyone in a manufacturing or warehouse environment. A solution for this problem can be found in the use of IBC Totes. 275 and 330 gallon tanks are the standard sizes for IBC totes in the industry. Typically IBC totes are used for bulk chemicals including hazardous materials, powder, components, f Continue reading →

Used Drive-in Racks for Efficient Warehouse Storage

Used Drive-in racks can be an essential use for warehouse facilities of all sizes and designs. They offer a cost effective option for high density storage. If you have a warehouse in need of simplification, organization, and more efficient usage of space and time – then Rack Exchanger can help you get started with our drive in rack options. Drive-in rack systems allow you to store up to 75% more Continue reading →

Used Pallet Racking a Smart Storage Option

If you have ever sourced new or Used Pallet Racks for your retail, manufacturing, warehouse or other facility, then you know how expensive buying or replacing pallet racking can be. There are a number of Used Pallet Racks and used racking systems out there, and selecting the right one for your company can significantly impact your bottom line. Here are some tips for purchasing Used Pallet R Continue reading →

Applications of Insulated Shipping Containers for Sale

You probably have seen insulated shipping containers for sale but have not yet comprehended what they are or what they are used for. These are large boxes that are used to handle and ship heavy and voluminous goods. The containers are available in different types, each type being specially designed for a particular purpose. Nowadays, these containers are in high demand for both ho Continue reading →

How to Use Security Carts to Transport Food & Beverages

Lockable security carts and trucks are larger, metal containers that are constructed with a Security Cartroof and floor. These completely sealed containers include a lockable panel that allows businesses to be able to secure th Continue reading →

Used Stack Racks for Automotive Tires

Businesses that specialize in selling car tires have a unique dilemma when it comes to organizing warehouse space. The tires their customers need vary greatly in size and tread patterns and in order to ensure they can meet the needs of the majority of their customers, they must maintain a large inventory. However, tires are large, heavy, bulky products that take up a lot of floor space in w Continue reading →

The Many Uses of Organizer Bins

Akro-Mils AkroBins® are a type of organizer and storeroom shelf bins that are extremely versatile and useful in many different applications. AkroBins® are extremely heavy duty and can help contain, organize, store and display a wide variety of items. Organizer bins come in many different sizes and options, with some having dividers that allow them to be used to store several different items at o Continue reading →

One Small Change Creating a Huge Impact on Packaging Waste

Global Packaging by the Numbers The waste produced by shipping containers on a global level is predicted to increase in the coming years. The amount of harm done to the Earth is extensive when you combine the waste produced by expendable packages with th Continue reading →

How Nesting Totes Can Be Used for Worm Farming

Few things are more enjoyable during the long, hazy days of summer than catching fish at the local watering hole. And anyone who knows fishing knows that the only way to catch the big fish is to use live fishing worms. For those who go fishing often, finding a reliable source of large fishing worms can be tough. And when you do find them, the cost of using live bait and quickly add up. Howe Continue reading →

The Advantages and Many Benefits of Stacking Totes

Stacking totes are for manufacturers who need to safely store and ship specialized products. These containers are distinguished by their small size and straight walls, which are ideal for housing plastic parts and tools. Of course, large stacking totes are available, too. Large companies use these for transporting partially assembled product from one area of an assembly floor to another part Continue reading →

New & Used Gaylord Boxes

Gaylord Boxes and Craton Boxes are large, heavy-duty cardboard boxes. They are an affordable, expendable solution to one-way shipments of consumable products. Gaylord boxes are also called watermelon boxes. Continue reading →

Top 4 Industries That Use Gaylord Boxes

When it comes to finding one of the most cost effective and useful containers for businesses in just about any industry, most companies will tell you that they can't live without gaylord boxes. Gaylord boxes are constructed of high grade cardboard and provide protection and containment for a number Continue reading →