At Wegmans, the safety of our people and our food is of the utmost importance, and we take it very seriously.
Please note, Wegmans does not participate in any pallet exchange programs. Wegmans will not pay for any pallet costs that are invoiced to us. Corrugated and single-use plastic pallets are not accepted without prior, written approval.
4-way pallets are required wherever possible because they can be moved and raised safely.
New or like-new pallets from pooled pallet programs are suitable for use in our facilities. Below is Wegmans’ general 9-block-style pallet standard. There will be a $32.00 chargeback for pallets that do not meet the following criteria. This pallet chargeback will only apply to Rochester Grocery, 1500 Brooks Avenue.
An acceptable 9-block pallet will contain all of the following attributes:
If PECO, CHEP, iGPS, or other suitable 9-block pallets source is unavailable then whitewood pallets that meet the following criteria will be accepted:
A quality GMA grocery-style pallet will meet the following specifications:
These pallet standards are designed for Distribution Centers only. Our Food Manufacturing Centers may require additional specifications with respect to foreign contaminant, cross contaminant, and allergen exposure mitigation.