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ISPM15 Requirements

ISPM15 Requirements

ISPM15 Requirements ISPM15 is a common term in both the pallet and logistics industries. This standard for wooden products is being progressively implemented around the world, but many are yet to discover what this entails and why it’s so important.   What is ISPM15? There is a risk of introducing and spreading pests and diseases through the transportation of goods, via…

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What are Euro Pallets

What are Euro Pallets

What are Euro Pallets? Euro Pallets are the most commonly used pallet across Europe, they have dimensions of 1200mm x 800mm. These Pallet’s have an interesting history, they emerged in the 1960s after being developed by the combined railways of the European Nations; Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Holland). The International Union of Railways commissioned the need for a common…

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Benefits of Plastic Pallets for the Food and Drink Industry

Benefits of Plastic Pallets for the Food and Drink Industry

Benefits of Plastic Pallets for the Food and Drink Industry There’s no doubt that the food and drink industry is huge and that the supply chain connecting growers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers is incredibly complex. But really the entire infrastructure of this process relies on the humble pallet. Without this simple tool, transporting food and drink across the globe would…

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What are Pallet Collars and why should you use them?

What are Pallet Collars and why should you use them?

What are Pallet Collars and why should you use them? High quality storing, packing and shipping that adheres to legal requirements are of the utmost importance for current businesses, pallets and pallet collars have never been so vital. As beneficial as pallet collars can be, many businesses are unaware they even exist! This article will explain exactly what a pallet…

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Plastic vs Wooden Pallets

Plastic vs Wooden Pallets

Plastic vs Wooden Pallets Plastic and wooden pallets are both essential parts of the modern supply chain and are vital aspects of the logistics and manufacturing industries. Mainly used for storage and transportation, plastic and wooden pallets offer unique benefits. Both have their advantages and are better suited to specific needs and industries. In this article we take a look…

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No-Deal Brexit: What this means for UK Logistics

No-Deal Brexit: What this means for UK Logistics

No-Deal Brexit: What this means for UK Logistics With just 3 months until the October 31st exit date, we take a look at what a no-deal Brexit means for the logistics industry. Earlier in the year, the government held talks with distributors after coming to the realisation that the UK has a shortage of the ‘right sort’ of pallets used…

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3 Benefits of Recycling Pallets

3 Benefits of Recycling Pallets

3 Benefits of Recycling Pallets Following on from our last blog, we’re carrying on with the sustainability theme and exploring 3 benefits of recycling pallets for your business. Recycling and sustainability are hot topics at the moment. Whether you hear about it on the news or social media, more and more people are turning their attention towards the way we…

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Why Your Business Should Use Sustainable and Reusable Packaging

Why Your Business Should Use Sustainable and Reusable Packaging

Why Your Business Should Use Sustainable and Reusable Packaging With the ongoing climate crisis, it’s now more important than ever for businesses to switch to sustainable and reusable packaging. It’s vital organisations adopt sustainable packaging initiatives, not only to lead by example but to keep up with consumer demands and behaviours. To help combat the change in our climate, organisations…

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What are Heat Treated Pallets?

What are Heat Treated Pallets?

Heat treated pallets are essential for all wooden packaging materials used as part of international shipments. Heat treated pallets not only ensure the safety of the product being shipped but also the environment of the shipment’s destination. In this article, we take a look at the process of heat treating wooden goods, and why it’s needed. Why Do We Heat…

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The benefits of using reconditioned pallets

The benefits of using reconditioned pallets

Reconditioned pallets are an excellent choice for businesses looking for minimal cost but maximum quality. With the widespread use of wooden pallets worldwide, their ability to be easily reconditioned and reused provides a sustainable pallet solution with benefits for both customers and businesses. What are reconditioned pallets? A reconditioned pallet is simply a broken or damaged wooden pallet that has…

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