7 Safety Tips to Keep in Mind When Using Plastic and Metal Pallets

7 Safety Tips to Keep in Mind When Using Plastic and Metal Pallets

container exchanger plastic pallet Almost every storage and warehouse facility use pallets, whether they are plastic or metal. These handy items make it easy to move heavy items with a forklift but working Continue reading →
How to Know You Are Picking the Right Size Pallet for Your Freight

How to Know You Are Picking the Right Size Pallet for Your Freight

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Reasons Why Stackable Pallets Are a Warehouse Essential

Reasons Why Stackable Pallets Are a Warehouse Essential

Staying stocked up on inventory means being able to provide your customers with the products they need, but you also need a place to store your products until they hit the shelves. That’s where the warehouse comes in. Your warehouse must be able to handle the amount of products you have to store, however, and that means you’ll need to think about what kinds of pallets you use. You’ll have to Continue reading →
6 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Metal Pallet

6 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Metal Pallet

Metal Pallet illustrationMetal pallets are without a doubt some of the most sturdy and rugged storage structures in a warehouse environment. Unlike wooden pallets, Continue reading →
The Differences Between Galvanized and Aluminum Metal Pallets

The Differences Between Galvanized and Aluminum Metal Pallets

The differences between galvanized steel and aluminum metal pallets concern the differences in the properties of the metals used. Which material you use for your business needs depends on a number of different factors, including what you ship. Continue reading →
Why Companies Are Switching to Metal Pallets

Why Companies Are Switching to Metal Pallets

Mention the word pallet, and the image that most comes to mind is a wooden flatbed, of sorts, on a warehouse floor. A pallet is a structural foundation used to hold and ship large bundles of items, and it comes in a variety of materials, such as wood, plastic, and metal. It is an essential link in the global supply chain. 

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New Recycling Infographic

New Recycling Infographic

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Use Metal Pallets for Heavy Items

Use Metal Pallets for Heavy Items


When it comes to storing and transporting heavy items, metal pallets are the ideal solution. Metal pallets are not only stronger than wood pallets; they also resist bacterial contamination and breakdown due to environmental influences. Using metal pallets allows companies to move and ship very heavy items on a single pallet, something that is impossible to do with wooden pallets. The expect Continue reading →
Container Exchanger Shows Value of Reusable Metal Pallets

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 →
What Can Aluminum Pallets Be Used For?

What Can Aluminum Pallets Be Used For?


Selecting the correct materials for a storage or shipping container is important in preserving the items that will be placed in the containers. Container Exchanger offers a variety of high quality and durable containers that will safely and efficiently store or ship your products before arriving at market. Metal containers are necessary for certain products, such as pharmaceuticals, meat, a Continue reading →