Kamps, Inc. Acquires Major Pallet Manufacturer & Lumber Producer, John Rock, Inc. - Jan 27, 2023 

This move improved Kamps lumber processing and procurement capabilities in the East as well as its pallet manufacturing and recycling capabilities. John Rock's Coatesville, Pennsylvania pallet manufacturing plant is one of the most technologically modern facilities in the country.; 2022 Pallet Industry Wage and HR Report, Deadline Extended, Secure Your Free Copy: All participants who submit a usable survey will receive a FREE copy of the final report. The only other way to obtain a copy is to pay $695.; Informal Poll Shows Trends In Consolidation and Wage Response: The survey is eye-opening about the changing competitive landscape as well as the impact of high labor costs. Probably the biggest reason why pallet prices won’t go back to pre-pandemic levels is the high cost of labor.; Recycle Bits: The Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design is conducting a comprehensive pallet industry survey. The Occupational Safety & Health Administration recently highlighted upcoming deadlines for injury and illness data submissions. Millwood, Inc. recently added a second New Jersey-based pallet repair location.