In the first installment of Quick Tips for Mitigating Mold on Pallets, we talked about the importance of vendor selection and explained why, contrary to popular belief, heat treatment is not an effective approach to restricting mold growth. We also looked at how softwood pallets might be a better option than hardwood if you have mold problems, and why companies should increase vigilance each and every year as the warmer weather of Spring arrives. In […]
B.J. Kirby, now general manager of Industrial Recycling Services, retired from the U.S. Navy in 2012 as a Chief Petty Officer and highly decorated member of three SEAL teams, the Navy’s principal special operations force. He is among many of PalletOne Inc.’s employees who have served and continue to serve our nation through roles in the military. “Veteran’s Day is about remembering everyone who actually served, no matter how much time or where,” Kirby said. […]
PalletOne More Than Doubles Its Wood Pallet Manufacturing Capacity in Alabama with Acquisition ROBERTSDALE, Alabama (Sept. 3, 2019) – PalletOne, Inc., America’s largest new pallet manufacturer, has purchased Bay Wood Products Inc., a pallet and crate manufacturing business located in Baldwin County on the Alabama Gulf Coast. “In my heart of hearts, I knew PalletOne was the best option for our employees, customers and the community,” said Jimmy Wilson, founder and a former owner of Bay […]
In a world where quality assurance measures are becoming increasingly stringent, mold endures as one of the greatest challenges facing companies in managing their wood pallet and packaging stocks. And yet it seems like mold should be easy enough to keep in check. In order for fungi to attack wood, a combination of oxygen, adequate temperature, a food source (the wood) and free or liquid water are all needed. By controlling moisture exposure, mold problems […]
Pallet Recycling | How to Avoid Sending Pallets to the Landfill In the past quarter-century, great strides have been made to reduce, reuse and recycle products to improve our environment and reduce waste sent to landfills. It’s important to know that these recycling efforts have spread to the shipping industry as well and we actively work to keep our pallets out of our nation’s landfills. Moreover, both municipal and solid waste (MSW) and construction and […]
Pallets are one of the most popular packaging methods in the commercial shipping industry, spurring an ongoing debate on the best place to get wood pallets. From grocery stores to recycling centers to dedicated pallet production companies, there is a broad range of options for companies to choose from. Although pallets are a widely reused product, not all options are right for every company. Contrary to popular opinion, free does not always mean better, as […]
All PalletOne locations are audited and certified annually by third-party inspectors to provide heat-treated pallets for export in accordance with the IPPC’s most current ISPM 15 requirements. As an industry leader, our team is well educated on ISPM 15 rules and regulations and stays informed on the latest changes in wood packaging export requirements. We can help you ensure that your shipment meets all required international regulations and will keep you up to date on […]
At a recent awards banquet held in Waterville, the Maine Wood Products Association (MWPA) presented its Pine Tree Award to Pallet One of Livermore Falls and its Pine Cone Award to Shaw & Tenney of Orono.
Livermore Falls, ME – October 20, 2017 – PalletOne of Maine recently earned top honors from The Maine Wood Products Association for their contributions to innovation in the local forest-based economy. The annual “Pine Tree Award” was presented to managers of the Livermore Falls, ME facility, whose recent sawmill expansion project has significantly increased their productivity and efficiency. The Livermore Falls mill is specifically designed to turn low grade hardwood logs into high grade pallet […]
Clarksville, TX – October 3, 2017 – PalletOne, Inc. (“PalletOne”), America’s largest new pallet manufacturer, announces the purchase of North East Texas Pallet, a pallet manufacturer located in Clarksville, Texas. “I am happy to join the PalletOne team. The Company’s national presence provides many growth opportunities for the Clarksville operation,” said Lance Downs, the former owner. PalletOne Chief Executive Officer Howe Wallace said, “We are excited to expand our market share in Texas. This acquisition […]
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