The Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design is an Industry/University Partnership. Membership is open to all individuals, firms, and associations interested in unit load based material handling efficiency. Industry members provide support, encouragement, advice, and funding. Membership funds help us attract and train high caliber employees and conduct state-of-the-art research needed by industry. Our membership provides customized levels of benefits for companies and organizations with various sizes and focus.
The Center assists pallet and container manufacturers and their customers to develop new, more efficient pallet, packaging, and equipment designs. There are many worldwide companies who have joined the Center and are currently benefiting from our pooled knowledge, advertising efforts, and research projects. Under the Contract Testing Program, research results are proprietary and the investments of the testing sponsors are protected. Check out our current member list here!