Gold Members:

The National Wooden Pallet and Container Association (NWPCA) is the largest organization of packaging professionals in the world – with more than 670 company members in 28 countries who manufacture, repair and distribute pallets and wood packaging in unit-load solutions, or who supply products and services to the industry.

Our mission is to provide an environment for our members to succeed while promoting the wood pallet and wood packaging industry.


Dr. Brad Gething
Technical and PDS Manager

CHEP is a global provider of supply chain solutions serving the consumer goods, fresh food, beverage, manufacturing and retail sectors in more than 60 countries.  CHEP offers a wide range of logistics and operational platforms and support services that are designed to increase performance and lower risk while improving environmental sustainability.

CHEP’s 11,500-plus employees and more than 275 million pallets and containers deliver comprehensive coverage and exceptional value, supporting more than 500,000 customer touch points for global brands such as Procter & Gamble, Sysco, Kellogg’s and Nestle.


Paul Melia
Director, Global Materials Technology, NPD

PTM Advanced Plastics Solutions was founded in 1976. PTM has over 35 years of experience manufacturing plastic products and providing customized solutions that are tailored to meet individual needs for our customers. We service a wide range of industries including the automotive, material handling, food, and beverage industries.

PTM is one of Mexico’s largest plastic recycling companies and has a recycling line that can process over two tons of materials per hour. PTM integrates recycled materials into many of their products, preserving resin properties while enhancing quality.


Jose A. Fernandez-Garza
General Manager

Silver Members:

Litco was established in 1962 and is the exclusive source of the Inca brand of Engineered Molded Wood pallet solutions for one-way domestic and export shipping. Litco’s pallets are designed to outperform conventional types of products and reduce supply chain costs. They also reduce the environmental impact of distribution packaging because they are certified sustainable by McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry (MBDC) and meet the requirements of the USDA BioPreferred program.



Gary Sharon
Vice President

White & Company LLC is an innovative consulting and software development firm with over 35 years of academic and industrial experience in packaging and materials handling.  Consulting services focus on unit load optimization and creating new supply chains efficiencies.  Sophisticated CAD software includes Best Load™ for unit load design and structural analysis and Best Pallet™ for pallet design and structural analysis. Both of which are available for annual lease.




Marshall S. White

Created in 1999 to deliver a higher level of performance, unequalled product quality and exceptional client service, Neopal has grown to become one of the largest and most advanced pallet manufacturers in the United States. Committed to continually raising the bar, Neopal serves a range of industries and high-volume pallet users seeking dependability and product consistency, primarily in the Texas Gulf Coast region. More than a supplier, Neopal is a true partner dedicated to working closely with clients to design and implement solutions achieving the highest possible value and performance in shipping platforms.


Jeff Krug

Universal Forest Products, Inc. is a holding company that provides capital, management and administrative resources to subsidiaries that supply wood, wood composite and other products to three robust markets: retail, construction and industrial. Founded in 1955, the Company is celebrating its 60th year in business. It is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., with affiliates throughout North America and Australia. 





Fred Jones
Regional Industrial Specialist

For over forty years, Monoflo has been driven to provide the most efficient and highest performing reusable transport packaging for businesses.  From design to manufacture, and from management to logistics, the constant leveraging of technology brings repeated value and performance.  Monoflo’s injection molded container, trays, pallets and totes are being used by leading companies in the Distribution, Durable Manufacturing, Food and Beverage and System Integration (AS/RS) channels. 




Ben Waterman
Business Development

Bronze Members:

Every packaging system has room for improvement. Nelson Technical Center finds it.Nelson offers a comprehensive program for the design, supply and recovery of wooden pallets, plastic pallets, crates, and packaging.

PECO Pallet is a North American leader in pallet rental services with an outstanding reputation for quality, service, and sustainability. Leading consumer goods manufacturers utilize PECO’s sturdy redwood block pallets to ship to over 95% of the top U.S. grocery and warehouse retailers. PECO Pallet maintains over 500 service centers and manufacturing plants.

Reusable plastic packaging products and services improve product flow along the supply chain and reduce costs. ORBIS helps world-class customers move their product faster, easier, safer, and more cost-effectively with plastic reusable containers, pallets, and protective dunnage. ORBIS uses proven expertise, industry-leading knowledge, innovation, superior products, and supply chain services to implement plastic reusable packaging systems. 

Helping our customers for over 21 years, Pallet Machinery Group specializes in new and used machinery sales focusing on the wood working industry. PMG uses its vast knowledge base in order to help maximize production and increase efficiency while reducing labor in order to find the best solution that fits your company.

Polymer Solutions International Inc. is a world leader in manufacturing and selling material handling products throughout a number of industries. We specialize in designing innovative solutions for a wide variety of applications that help improve supply chains, reduce costs, and protect products and handling equipment from ongoing issues. Founded in 1997, we pride ourselves on our engineering expertise and strong customer focus. Polymer Solutions International wants to be a supplier and resource for your material handling needs.

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