PECO Now Providing Half Pallets for Canadian Market

Canadian customers of PECO Pallet, Inc. now can source half­ size (48×20) wood block style pallets from the rental provider.  These PECO half pallets can be shipped within 72 hours of order.

half_palletsThe 48×20-inch half pallet footprint is has found favor with major Canadian retailers which utilize it for floor ready displays and aisle end-cap promotions. Increasingly, retail suppliers are assembling floor-ready product displays on the sturdy half­ pallets and then shipping them through the supply chain to retailers for direct retail display, avoiding touch stocking labor in the process.

“At PECO Pallet, we pride ourselves on listening and responding to the needs of our customers,” comments David Lee, President and Chief Executive Officer of PECO Pallet. He says that by introducing the half pallet, PECO Pallet now delivers a 100 percent high-quality pallet solution for renters and retailers in Canada.

PECO’s distinctive red block pallets are used to ship CPG products and fresh produce across North America. The authorized distributor network for PECO now covers over 90 percent of Canada’s grocery retailers, including Loblaws, Walmart Canada, Sobeys, Metro, and Costco. The distinctive red block style pallets offered by PECO are used to ship fast moving consumer goods across Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.

After PECO pallets are emptied of product, they are retrieved and returned to a PECO depot, where they are inspected, cleaned, and repaired as needed before being reissued. This reusable pallet system helps to reduce waste, cut costs, and improve safety and efficiency throughout the supply chain.

Measuring 48 x 20 inches [1219mm x 508mm], the new PECO half pallet is a full four-way, multiple-use block pallet built of responsibly forested North American lumber. It tips the scale at approximately 28 pounds [12.7 kg] and is rated at a 1,400 lb. [635 kg] capacity.

Leading rental pallet provider PECO Pallet is established across North America, issuing millions of its red wood block pallets to major grocery and consumer goods manufacturers throughout the region. The rapid growth of PECO over the last 10 years is a reflection of the company’s overall commitment to providing high quality pallets and responsive customer service. PECO Pallet is headquartered in Irvington, New York, and maintains over 1,300 service centers and manufacturing plants throughout Canada, the U.S., and Mexico. For more information about PECO Pallet, visit www.pecopallet.com.

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