Need to snoop in boxes in Silicon Valley

From: Bill Dawson <>
Date: Tue Jul 11 15:13:39 2000

-> A "gaylord" is the big cardboard box that fits on top of a standard

-> Origin of the name is I think from shipping apples, most I see these
-> vary between apple and plastic pellet shipping prior to there final
-> They are fairly standard in bulk material handling.

Gaylord is the name of the first company that made them, located in
Gaylord, MI, IIRC.


Bill Dawson
Be not the first by whom the new are tried,
Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.

        Essay on Criticism, Alexander Pope
Received on Tue Jul 11 2000 - 15:13:39 BST

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