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Pallet growth in sales returning after global recession

When it comes to versatility and cost, wood, plastic and steel pallets are still the kings of the hill when it comes to the materials used for pallet construction. Together, they account for more than 90% of the pallets on … Continue reading

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Blackthorne Partners Ltd., a Milwaukee-based private equity firm, has acquired the assets of a leading southeastern Wisconsin pallet recycler and is making numerous investments aimed at accelerating growth. JPRS New Way, based in Lannon, WI, sold its assets to an … Continue reading

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Con-way Truckload today announced the introduction of the Doublestack ™  trailer, which is an advance cargo loading and capacity management system.  The Doublestack trailers are converted 53’ trailers with a racking system that allows for multi-level loading of cargo.  The … Continue reading

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iGPS announced today that Sunny Delight Beverages will ship products on the iGPS plastic pooled pallet.  Sunny Delight will begin shipping immediately to all U.S. locations.  “At Sunny Delight, we regard sustainability as a strategic imperative, and iGPS’ all-plastic pallets … Continue reading

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The growth of international trade in the last decades created the need to improve not only transportation infrastructure and technology, but also the elements used during transportation process such as handling, loading, unloading, warehousing. One of these elements is the pallet. … Continue reading

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April 27, 2010|By Jeff Weiner, Orlando Sentinel Pallets aren’t exactly something most Central Floridians think about, even though two major pallet makers call Orlando their home. Now, thanks to decision in March by city leaders, one of those companies is … Continue reading

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Brambles Ltd. climbed the most in more than five months after the world’s biggest supplier of wooden pallets reported earnings that beat analyst estimates and said operating profit may rise this year as markets grow in China and India. The shares … Continue reading

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Recession and Ponzi schemes and bankruptcies, oh my. It’s a bear market for trust in the markets these days, with companies beset by troubles often giving little or no warning. In recent years, investors have been hurt by rapid reversals … Continue reading

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DOHA, Nov 09, 2010 (AFP) – Qatar inaugurated on Tuesday a 1.3-billion dollar petrochemicals plant with a production capacity of around 700,000 tonnes a year of polyethylene and olefins at Masaeed industrial city south of Doha. The Q-Chem II plant … Continue reading

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Companies Backgrounds
November 10, 2010

Each of these companies is among the best ones in their fields of operation Companies Backgrounds These companies are the Logistics Division of Volvo cooperation, IKEA Sweden and Coop forum which is a part of Coop hypermarkets. Most of these companies … Continue reading

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