Universal Forest Products Becomes Bronze Member –

Universal Forest Products has joined the Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance as a Bronze Member. It joins other organizations in supporting the vital economic development work that grows state industry.

When it comes to pallets, load-reliability is just the beginning. Needed is the right design coupled with cost-effectiveness. And with thousands of possibilities, finding the pallet that fits these needs can be daunting. The professionals at UFP’s affiliated companies have the experience and expertise to design and supply custom pallets and skids, including heat-treated pallets, for both domestic and international shipping.

UFP’s affiliates can custom design wooden crates, boxes, and containers to meet exact shipping needs. Whether it’s a small box or a 100-foot shipping container, for one time or continued use, UFP can supply the products needed, as well as help customers navigate shipping obstacles.

Universal Forest Products was founded in 1955, and is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan. It has approximately 130 affiliated operations, which supply tens of thousands of products to three robust markets: retail, construction and industrial. Businesses are operated and managed by 11,000 of the best workers around the globe.

UFP has been profitable every year since it was founded and it maintains a solid balance sheet along with a balanced business model. It has allowed the company to weather the ups and downs of the economy, and to cement strong relationships with customers who need to rely on consistent performance, no matter what’s happening in the world.

While UFP’s offices are nothing fancy, there’s a lot going on behind the walls. A lot of work. A lot of learning. And a lot of accountability. The firm believes in treating people with respect, no matter where they are in the organization.

For more information, visit UFP’s website at www.UFPI.com or click here to drop a note to Jason Coats.