Use Metal Pallets for Heavy Items

Use Metal Pallets for Heavy Items

posted on :June 16, 2014
Categories : Metal Pallets , Pallets

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 expected maxi...

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Cash for Used Wood Pallets?

Cash for Used Wood Pallets?

posted on :May 30, 2014
Categories : Pallets , 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 pallets to sell them to another end user direc...

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Container Exchanger Shows Value of Reusable Metal Pallets

Container Exchanger Shows Value of Reusable Metal Pallets

posted on :May 30, 2014
Categories : Metal Pallets , 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, Contain...

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One Small Change Creating a Huge Impact on Packaging Waste

One Small Change Creating a Huge Impact on Packaging Waste

posted on :May 13, 2014

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 the amount of greenhouse gas emissions released for the creation and transport of these packages. It is becoming increasingly important for companies to consider feasible, reusable...

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Discover the Many Advantages of Using Plastic Pallets

Discover the Many Advantages of Using Plastic Pallets

posted on :April 10, 2014
Categories : Pallets , Plastic Pallets

Depending on the manufacturer, plastic pallets are either constructed of recycled plastic or virgin plastic. Besides the differences in materials, plastic pallets can be used for a wide variety of purposes, too. For example, plastic-based pallets are popular among exporters and manufacturers because they do not need to be heat treated before transport like wood pallets do. From a cost perspective,...

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Used Wood Pallets – Cost-effective Solutions for Bulk Shipment of Goods

Used Wood Pallets – Cost-effective Solutions for Bulk Shipment of Goods

posted on :April 7, 2014
Categories : Pallets , Wood Pallets

When companies make a bulk shipment of goods, they must find a convenient and affordable way to ship those items from one location to another. While the actual methods used will vary based on the shipment method and what items need to be shipped, one of the most common options available involves the use of wood pallets. Typically, packages of boxes, sacks of merchandise and more will be placed on ...

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What Can Aluminum Pallets Be Used For?

What Can Aluminum Pallets Be Used For?

posted on :April 3, 2014
Categories : Metal Pallets , Pallets

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, and othe...

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Benefits of Plastic Pallets for Goods Transportation

Benefits of Plastic Pallets for Goods Transportation

posted on :February 17, 2014
Categories : Pallets , Plastic Pallets

Nearly all shipping and manufacturing companies use either wooden or plastic pallets for the transportation of merchandise. However, choosing new or used plastic pallets can have certain advantages for your business. The top 5 benefits are: 1.     Easy Transportation and Light Weight Shipping Plastic pallets are light weight, making them easier to transport from one place to another. An additi...

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How to Find Used Plastic Pallets for Sale

How to Find Used Plastic Pallets for Sale

posted on :January 9, 2014
Categories : Pallets , Plastic Pallets

Pallets have become the darlings of DIY aficionados and Pinterest lovers. Yet there are many more options than the wooden pallets that have become so popular in up-cycling projects. Plastic pallets can offer businesses a cost-effective option for their shipping needs. Plastic pallets are made from structural foam or thermoform, and they offer a durable and easily manageable shipping solution. The ...

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Working With Wood Pallets

Working With Wood Pallets

posted on :December 18, 2013
Categories : Pallets , Wood Pallets

Wood pallets are one of the most popular tools available for moving merchandise in bulk. Designed to work together with lifting machines, pallets are effectively a mobile floor capable of carrying and lifting quite a lot of merchandise. They\'re also one of the most affordable tools for any warehouse, with an average price of well under ten dollars per pallet. WEIGHT Wood pallets are very lightwei...

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Used Plastic Pallets for Export

Used Plastic Pallets for Export

posted on :November 24, 2011
Categories : Pallets , Plastic Pallets

Container Exchanger specializes in used plastic export pallets . We are experienced in selling and distributing plastic pallets throughout the nation. We are a supplier selling these plastic pallets to large and small companies throughout North America. Our used pallets can take many different forms. We generally handle several common pallet sizes and styles. Each pallet may be made from different...

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Returnable Packaging – The Next Phase of Lean – Automation.com

Returnable Packaging – The Next Phase of Lean – Automation.com

posted on :November 24, 2011

As industrial automation continues down its lean manufacturing journey, the area of packaging waste has taken center stage. The way to reduce this packaging waste is returnable packaging. The EarthWorks Group estimates that 30% of landfill waste is created by plastic and paper packaging. The use of cardboard products and other one-time-use packaging products contribute significantly to this waste....

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