Buckhorn to Showcase Reusable Bulk Packaging Solutions at RPA Learning Center Sessions

PACK EXPO sessions focus on reusable IBC solutions, including a panel discussion, and a material handling presentation

Buckhorn's Intrepid IBC. The company is sponsoring two sessions at the RPA Learning Center on Monday, November 7.

Buckhorn’s Intrepid IBC. The company is sponsoring two sessions at the RPA Learning Center on Monday, November 7.

October 19, 2016 – Milford, Ohio – Buckhorn Inc., a leading provider of reusable plastic packaging and material handling systems, is a proud sponsor of two sessions at this year’s Reusable Packaging Learning Center during the Pack Expo Show in Chicago, IL.

The learning center, located in the Reusable Packaging Pavilion, features a lineup of speakers and panelist who will present information on new developments in reusable packaging and share insights on product applications, performance and impact. Buckhorn will offer two on-floor sessions, giving attendees the opportunity to learn how today’s leading companies are currently creating efficiencies within their supply chain through the use of reusable plastic packaging for bulk and liquid handling.

1. Panel Discussion – Monday, November 7, 2016, from 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Bulk and Liquid Shipping and Storage: Reusable is the New Normal

Overview
Reusable is no longer a novelty – it is a necessity. Our panel will discuss topics including day-to-day operations, environmental stress, supply chain efficiency and food safety regulations. Join our reusable packaging industry experts to hear the latest trends in bulk and liquid shipping and storage. Listen to end users’ hands-on experience converting from disposable to reusable packaging, and learn best practices for converting with maximum efficiency and minimum headache.

Current panelists include:
• Will Dartnall (Moderator), Director of Marketing, Buckhorn
• Jack Fillmore, Director of Engineering & New Product Development, Buckhorn
• Vicente Salvà, CEO, Pusa Pack
• Patricia Mott, Technical Services & Innovation, Kagome
• Drew Merrill, Vice President & General Manager, CHEP
• Paul Rankin, President, Reusable Industrial Packaging Association

2. Company Presentation – Monday, November 7, 2016, from 3:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Buckhorn’s Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs): Safer. Simpler. Smarter.

Overview
Tired of dealing with packaging waste? Concerned about product contamination and workplace safety? Looking for industrial material handling solutions that can help you grow bottom line and reduce costs? Join us for a live demonstration of our industry-leading packaging innovation, the collapsible Intermediate Bulk Container. Learn how our IBCs can help meeting your liquid or dry goods packaging needs. Start the conversation today!

“We are excited to showcase all the recent developments in the intermediate bulk container category,” said Cynthia Zhang, Marketing & Business Development Manager for Buckhorn. “At Buckhorn, we strive to make the conversion process as seamless as possible for our customers, and we do this by surrounding ourselves with the best partners in the industry. This is an excellent opportunity to gather advice from both industry experts as well as end consumers that have already taken the leap to reusable packaging.”

Source: Buckhorn Inc.