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Welcome to the Rose Pallet Blog. This forum was created to educate and provide a more personal portrayal of Rose Pallet. With new entries each week, visitors can explore the very latest company, personnel, and industry news; share posts they feel are most helpful or relevant; and stay connected with the entire team at Rose Pallet. Happy reading…

Pallets Go Back to School

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Just like your kids, pallets go to school, too. They arrive packed full of school […]

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Saving Time and Dough for Local Bakery

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At Rose Pallet, we take pride in our customer service and our willingness to go […]

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Just for Fun – Presidential Jokes

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Tomorrow is “presidential joke day.” This election year, there are no shortages of jokes surrounding […]

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Pallet Course: How to Ship More Efficiently

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If you work daily with pallets and other material handling equipment, the Center for Packaging […]

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Stumped by pallets? We have the answers!

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How many pallets are used each year in the United States? According to the NWPCA, […]

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Pallets Repurposed for Use in Unusual Places

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Used or scrap pallets have gained tremendous popularity over the years as a construction material […]

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Focus on lumber in the wooden pallet industry

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We are often asked what type of wood is used to make pallets. All pallets […]

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Wood Packaging Industry Quiz

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To keep things lively and engaging on our blog, we thought we’d put your knowledge […]

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Rose Pallet is the logical choice for a leader in logistics

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At Rose Pallet, we take pride in our logistics solutions and our willingness to go the […]

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Retailers Rely on Pallets for a Variety of Uses

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Pallets are widely used among retailers for loading and unloading a heavy amount of merchandise […]

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

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From teaching us how to ride a bike or change a tire, dads are full […]

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Employee Spotlight

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In addition to industry news, tips, and trends, our blog is also a great place […]

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Semi-Annual Business Update

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Periodically, we like to provide our loyal blog readers with an update on our company, […]

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Pallets Play a Role in Memorial Day Watchfire

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Memorial Day occurs in just five days on Monday, May 30th. We were surprised to […]

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Customer Feedback from Local Brewer

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At Rose Pallet, we take pride in our customer service and our willingness to go […]

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Sawmill and Logging Equipment Expo

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As a national pallet provider, we rely on a strong network of hardwood and softwood […]

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Created from Pallets, Handmade for Mom

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In just four days, we’ll be celebrating mothers across the country for their tireless efforts […]

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WERC Annual Conference for Warehouse Professionals

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In 2½ weeks, warehouse professionals will convene for the 39th Annual WERC (Warehousing Education & […]

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Wood Packaging and Pallets are Good for the Earth

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Wood is good—that short phrase is the cornerstone of a growing movement to promote the […]

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Online Learning with PalletChat

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For those working in the B2B marketplace, continuing education is easier now than ever before […]

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The Perfect Time for a Pallet Assessment

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Spring is a great time to take a fresh look at your operations and determine […]

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Interview with Market Leader in 3PL

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At Rose Pallet, we take pride in our customer service and our willingness to go […]

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Solve Supply Chain Challenges at MODEX 2016

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In just twelve days, supply chain professionals will be gathering in one place—at MODEX 2016—held […]

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Facts about the GMA pallet

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Today, approximately 90% of the U.S. domestic product is shipped on pallets. Primary industry users of […]

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Spring Philanthropy Update

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What is better than receiving roses?  Giving roses.  In fact, our CEO Alan Rose, is […]

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Pick the Pros to Survive Material Handling Madness

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We’re just eleven days away from Selection Sunday and we’re ready for another exciting tournament.  […]

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Continuing Education on Pallet Design

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Spring is just around the corner and that means more continuing education opportunities from the Center […]

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Prevent Waste with Collection Program for Used Pallets

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Whether you are a small business or a global company, it’s likely that you have […]

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Alan Rose Recognized for Business Achievement

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There’s nothing better than getting recognized on Valentine’s Day and—this season especially–we’re feel’in the love!  […]

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NWPCA Leadership Conference 2016

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In just one month Rose Pallet will head to the sunshine state to attend the […]

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Where to Buy and Find Pallets

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They seem simple enough—a rigid platform, used as a base for storing or shipping goods. […]

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Wood for Thought Quiz

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To keep things lively and engaging on our blog, we thought we’d put your knowledge […]

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New Year, New Goals

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We are grateful to our clients, vendors, and the surrounding community for supporting our business […]

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Get a Load of Information at the WPA Annual Meeting

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Happy New Year!  We are looking forward to another busy and productive year which, for […]

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Rose Pallet is Looking Forward to 2016

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Twenty-sixteen is going to be an exciting time–after all, it’s an election year!  But, before […]

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Holiday Traditions in Chicago

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The weather outside may be frightful, but the upcoming holiday is so delightful.  Our entire […]

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Custom Wood Crates for Shipping

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Products such as produce or other heavy, large, or awkward items are best transported via […]

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Leader in Supply Chain Solutions Relies on Rose Pallet

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At Rose Pallet, we take pride in our customer service and our passion to go […]

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Shrinking Supply of Pallet Cores

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The Christmas rush is on and that means every product imaginable needs to be delivered […]

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Employee Spotlight Series

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In addition to industry news, tips, and trends, our blog is also a great place […]

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Winter Philanthropy Update

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It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just around the corner, which means plenty of […]

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America Recycles Day – Do Your Part with Recycled Pallets

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This Sunday, November 15, is “America Recycles Day,” which is a special day officially set […]

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Latest Trends in Pallet Upcycling

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Converting a pallet that has reached the end of its lifecycle into a new item, […]

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Trendy Halloween Costumes in 2015

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Halloween is upon us and it is a beloved holiday for our staff at Rose […]

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Supply Chain Outlook Summit

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Pizza, skyscrapers, sports, and wind.  Those are just a few things our great city of […]

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Pallet DIY Home Improvement

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It’s hard to believe fall is here.  And, that means the rush is on to […]

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Remanufactured Pallets: A Cost-Effective Alternative

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If you manage shipping functions within an organization, you know how important it is to improve quality, […]

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Customer Profile

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We count it a privilege to serve clients every day in a variety of industries. […]

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CSCMP Annual Conference

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In just four days, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) kicks off its […]

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Employee Spotlight Series

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In addition to industry news, tips, and trends, our blog is also a great place […]

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