Packaging Revolution’s Reusable Pallet and Packaging Upcoming Events

Here is an international list of upcoming events that have significance for pallet and reusable packaging vendors, pooling providers and reusable program managers, depending upon relevant industry verticals. It is skewed more to the North American offerings (which we are happy to fix!) To add or update an event, please contact … [Read more...]

RM2 Pallet Company Exhibits for First Time at Expo Agro Sinaloa, Targets Food Supply Chain

RM2 BLOCKPAL now manufactured in Mexico by Jabil Mexico. RM2 International, the vertically-integrated innovator in pallet development, management and supply is pleased to announce it will present their BLOCKPal™ pallets for the first time at Expo Agro Sinaloa in Cuilican, Sinaloa, Mexico from April 5 to April 7 in booth P45. “RM2 is … [Read more...]

CHEP’s Progress Towards Zero Harm is Pure Gold: Safety and Sustainability Through Customer Collaboration

CHEP and supply chain partners work together on workplace safety, greater sustainability, and increased efficiency. CHEP Canada earned Gold Rating for Corporate Social Responsibility, Gold Award as one of the safest employers in Canada. CHEP, a Brambles company, is collaborating with customers to share best practices and develop innovative … [Read more...]

RPA Looks Forward to ProMat 2017

The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) will once again host its Reusable Packaging Pavilion this coming April, for the first time at the ProMat show. RPA has offered its Reusable Packaging Pavilion several times at the PACK EXPO show, as well as at the MODEX 2015 show.  In conjunction with the Pavilion, RPA will also host a series of … [Read more...]

OptiLedge LLC Wins 2017 GLOBE Award

In conjunction with the Georgia Department of Economic Development, Gov. Nathan Deal presented OptiLedge LLC with the GLOBE award at the 2017 Go Global Reception on March 14, 2017. OptiLedge is a unique unit load base solution consisting of loading ledges. "The Go Global event highlights innovative businesses and the enormous impact trade has on … [Read more...]

Green Ox® Pallet Technology Takes Aim at “Less Than Pallet” Market With Its Versatile Green Ox® & Box

Talking Points: The unit load packaging sector continues to generate momentum in the area of small footprint (half and quarter) pallets as well as mini-bulk containers. The new Green Ox® & Box addresses the need for “Less-Than-Pallet™” unit loads with a convenient, lightweight solution that can be shipped unassembled in kit form to … [Read more...]

IFCO North America Names Jeff Mitchell Director of Food Safety and Quality

IFCO North America has appointed Jeff Mitchell as Director of Food Safety and Quality. Mr. Mitchell will oversee the North American food safety and quality initiatives at the company’s Reusable Plastic Container (RPC) service centers throughout North America, as well as food safety and quality programs that extend along the entire fresh food … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging and Pallet News From Around the Web

Pallet and Reusable Packaging Headline Roundup From Around the Web March 16, 2017, Greenpeace study finds fault with bottle sustainability March 15, 2017, Reusable Plastic Pallets Offer Long Life Expectancy March 15, 2017, Orbis showcases bulk container and pallet lines at LogiMAT event in Germany March 7, 2017, Brambles announces … [Read more...]

New Study Confirms IFCO Reusable Plastic Containers are the Sustainable Choice for Fresh Produce Packaging

Peer-Reviewed Report Shows RPCs Outperform Corrugated Boxes in Eight Key Environmental Indicators IFCO has released the results of its updated report, Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Reusable Plastic Container and Display- and Non-Display-Ready Corrugated Containers Used for Fresh Produce Applications (LCA), showing IFCO Reusable … [Read more...]

Connected? Smart? Flexible?

In today’s highly competitive marketplace, those involved in automotive logistics need to work even more closely together to raise efficiency, stay smart and keep flexible. Automotive Logistics Europe sponsors include ORBIS, CHEP, GEFCO, CABKA-IPS and DS Smith. BONN, GERMANY – MARCH 14th 2017: Refining the efficiency of your internal operations … [Read more...]