PDS Features Four New Languages in 2018
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Posted by: Annette Ferri
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THE PALLET DESIGN SYSTEM™ FEATURES FOUR NEW LANGUAGES IN 2018
ALEXANDRIA VA, August 8, 2017 - The National Wooden Pallet & Container Association (NWPCA) is excited to announce the development of new capabilities for PDS that provides user interface and print-out report materials in four additional languages: Spanish, French, Italian and German.
The commitment to incorporate additional languages further solidifies PDS as the global standard for unit load pallet design. Brent McClendon, NWPCA’s President and CEO commented, “PDS is rapidly becoming the international language for pallet design. These specific language selections fit seamlessly with our rapid global expansion and future plans, while helping provide additional value to our diverse user-profile in North America.”
Shane Thompson, NWPCA’s Board Chair concurred, “NWPCA’s Board of Directors is investing heavily to expand the value of PDS to current licensees, and the multi-lingual functionality and report materials will be incredibly valuable to all of our users, no matter where they are located. These are exciting times for our users, as languages are just one part of the new features coming to PDS in 2017 and 2018.”
For more information on the Pallet Design System, visit www.palletdesignsystem.com.
Brad Gething, PhD
Director of Science & Technology Integration
Phone: 703.519.6104 Ext. 2015
ABOUT THE NATIONAL WOODEN PALLET & CONTAINER ASSOCIATION
The National Wooden Pallet & Container Association (NWPCA) is the largest organization of wood 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. For more information on NWPCA, visit www.palletcentral.com.
ABOUT PALLET DESIGN SYSTEM™
The Pallet Design System™ software provides fully engineered and safe pallet designs, delivered in a professional manner. Over 430 major pallet manufacturers in 30 countries around the world use PDS to create 3-D designs that are comprehensive, detailed and efficient. In addition to predicting safe load capacity and deflection under load, PDS provides detailed specifications in 2-D and 3-D drawings for virtually any wood pallet design. PDS is a proprietary software of the National Wooden Pallet & Container Association. For more information on PDS, visit www.palletdesignsystem.com.