International:


  Markets in Transition: Major Trends Include: The Amazon Effect, and Platooning, Now to 2030 Predicting the Future of Logistics & Pallets in Europe. - Pallet user guru, Rick LeBlanc explores some key trends for pallets and logistics in Europe. How will these trends, such as the Amazon Effect, Platooning, and Optimized Logistics, impact the landscape in North America?  (12/1/2017)

  International Pallet Footprints: Reports from the Front Line - Pallet user guru, Rick LeBlanc reports on the latest developments on international pallet sizes and standardization efforts around the globe.  (12/1/2010)

  Global Industry Leaders Discuss Pest Issue & International Standards - World Pallet Council Gathers to Discuss Issues Facing Global Pallet and Packaging Industry  (8/1/2002)

  Canadian Lumber Duties Their Impact on the Pallet Industry - Conflicts over Canadian softwood lumber imported into the U.S. have been a major concern for over 20 years  (5/3/2002)

  World Leaders Pass Global Pest Standard - Standard Covers Hardwood and Softwood Packaging  (5/3/2002)

  Mixing Oil and Water - Two Issues Plaguing Our Industry Are Treating Export Packaging and Canadian Softwood Exports to the U.S.  (3/1/2002)

  Countervailing Duty Causing Much Confusion and Disagreement - U.S. imposes a 19.3% countervailing duty on softwood lumber imported from Canada; ramifications for pallet industry still somewhat unclear  (10/1/2001)

  IFCO Systems Can Now Supply Solutions to New EU Regulations - Texas Plant Certified for Heating Treating Pallets  (10/1/2001)

  Pallets Treated by Pest-Heat OK for EU - Pest-Heat Also Certified to Treat Pallets  (10/1/2001)

  Pallet Track Aids in EU Compliance - Data Systems Products Can Help Companies Obtain Certification  (10/1/2001)

  U.S. On the Verge of Implementing EU Emergency Measures - Update of EU Requirements  (9/1/2001)