Nazareth Pallet Company

2015 forecast and state of the pallet industry

Over the last few years, manufacturing and warehousing has continued to account for the largest share of pallet demand, with the numbers holding steady as we head into 2015. This demand has been driven by the continued recognition of the suitability of recycled pallets as a cost-effective and environmentally responsible form of shipping and hauling goods while avoiding product damage. The rebounding U.S. economy in conjunction with the increased demand for recycled pallets have created a pallet shortage that is here to stay for the foreseeable future.Read more

Million Miles, Million Questions - A Q & A with Nazareth Pallet's 3 Million Mile Driver

It all started in June of 1972 when Rick Ackerknecht fell in love with driving trucks. Big trucks! Forty two years (twenty and a quarter of which he spent with Nazareth Pallet) and three million miles later, we have the pleasure of celebrating Rick’s many accomplishments and impeccable driving record. And when we say impeccable, we mean it. Rick’s driving record has no blemishes. Not even one. But before we sent him off to enjoy his golden years with beautiful wife Annette, we sat him down to answer a few questions for us. How did he drive three million miles without one accident? Why did he get into truck driving? Why did he choose this path over a potential baseball career? And most importantly, what is he looking forward to the most in his retirement?Read more

Nazareth Pallet is Finalist for Business of the Year in 101+ Employees Category

Nazareth Pallet was recently named as a nominee for the Business of the Year awards, a program of Lehigh Valley Business, and was later selected as a finalist in the 101+ Employees category. We were in the company of many great organizations from the Lehigh Valley area.Read more

Make your own pallet Christmas trees

Our Logistics & Sales Coordinator, Tanya Ahner, came up with a great project to help you spice up your Christmas decor with whimsical, Eco-friendly Pallet Christmas Trees!Read more

Nazareth Pallet named a top 100 private company by Lehigh Valley Business

Nazareth Pallet was recently named one of the top private companies in the Lehigh Valley, proudly taking the number forty spot on the list. This list is specifically designed to showcase the most prominent businesses in the Lehigh Valley that are privately held, ranking them based on 2013 reported revenues.Read more


Reminder - we will not be open on Saturday mornings for the remainder of the season. Our office hours for the rest of the year are M-F 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.