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Unit_5_Wood_Packag - has an 8 foot wide bed Pallets have also been standardized in Europe The Euro pallet has a nine block design with a solid

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In the US, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), composed of 20 major standardized the design of approximately 40% of all the pallets used. There are two GMA sizes: 48" x 40" and 48" x 48". The pallets are designed to fit two across in a standard US truck, which
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Unformatted text preview: has an 8 foot wide bed. Pallets have also been standardized in Europe. The Euro pallet has a nine block design with a solid plywood deck also has two standard sizes: 1,200 mm x 800 mm and 1,200 mm x 1,000 mm. These are designed to fit two across in a standard EC truck which has a bed that is 5. 9...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2012 for the course PKG 101 taught by Professor Haroldhughes during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.

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