A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp. offers a pallet dispenser and/or pallet stacker. It can automatically stack empty pallets after depalletizing, or dispense pallets for palletizing. The device runs both conventional, full pallets and half pallets for custom merchandising. The pallet handler has a lift capacity rating of up to 1000 pounds. The system utilizes a unique side-clamp design that grips pallets securely, while the lift and place design accommodates pallets with loose boards or protruding nails. The package includes a pallet handling mechanism with lift and clamp devices, heavy gauge steel framework, electric motor drive and micro PLC control.