3PL’s Continue to Adapt, Evolve

Remember when “Amazon” was a rain forest or a river, and a “tweet” was the sound a bird made? Just as the digital world has changed beyond recognition in the last 20 years, so too has third-party logistics (3PL). Over the past several years, the 3PL industry has greatly expanded its global footprint. That trend […]

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Delivery Drones: Coming Soon to a Warehouse Near You

You click the “Submit Order” button on your favorite e-tailer’s website and wait. Thirty minutes later, a delivery drone deposits the parcel on your front porch. If major players like Amazon, Google and Walmart have their way, this scenario will soon play out all across the country. In fact, what began as little more than a […]

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Resolve to Make Your Workplace Greener in 2018

Did you know that any “green” changes you make in your workplace not only help the planet, but can improve your company’s efficiency? The New Year is always a time for evaluating the past and looking towards the future. So this year, why not consider these five ways to make your workplace more eco-friendly in […]

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Tesla Unveils New Electric Semi

Elon Musk has done it again. Or has he? On November 16, the quirky billionaire and Tesla Inc. CEO and co-founder unveiled a sleek prototype electric semi-truck (dubbed “Semi”), which he claims will travel 500 miles on a single charge. According to Musk, the average truck trip is less than 250 miles, so Semi could […]

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Warehouse Automation: How Far Should You Go?

Warehouse automation is everywhere these days. At Amazon and other online retailers, for instance, “pickers” work side-by-side with robots. (See related article “Warehouse Automation New Frontiers.”) And with good reason. In many instances, warehouse automation has been shown to improve efficiency, speed, reliability, accuracy and (eventually) cost savings. Is It Right for You? But just because automation […]

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Now Hiring: Trailer Mechanic

Truck Mechanic

Trailer & Truck Mechanic – Full-Time with Benefits Location: Amsterdam, NY Click Here to email a resume or Click Here to complete an online application Join a team within a growing, dynamic manufacturing company, who strives to be the #1 industrial recycling company in the great Northeast. Power Pallet Recycling Center is one of the largest […]

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Help Us Help the Victims of Hurricane Maria!

Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

We are going to have to cancel the drive. There is no outlet to send any goods. We will stick with our plan to help our team out internally as much as we can. Our intentions were good, and we will continue to do what we can to help our team and their families. From […]

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10 Most Common Workplace Injuries

Did you know that every day in America, 13 people go to work and never come home? That’s right. In 2015 (the most recent statistical year) 4,836 workers were killed on the job. Another 3.3 million people per year suffer a workplace injury from which they may never recover. No one wants to get hurt on […]

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Now Hiring: Outside Sales Position

Warehouse Sales Person

Outside Sales Person – Full-Time with Benefits Location:  Amsterdam, NY Click Here to email a resume or Click Here to complete an online application Join a team within a growing, dynamic manufacturing company, who strives to be the #1 Industrial Recycling Company in the Great Northeast. Power Pallet Recycling Center is one of the largest recycling companies […]

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