Heavy-duty Dolav DFLC holds 750 kg

  A genuinely hygienic, heavy-duty, folding large container has arrived. The new, Dolav DFLC is made with easy-to-clean base and sides as five removable parts. Each is a one-piece, single-skin polypropylene moulding with integrally moulded hinging and interlocking edges. There is nowhere for dirt or contamination to hide and with its FDA … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging Repair or Rebuy? Questions with Answers from Allen Plastic Repair (APR)

  How does your company handle storage and shipping? Depending on the task, one-time use containers might be an option, but it’s likely that reusable containers could offer a more sustainable and cost-effective solution. If you’re already using reusable containers or considering it, there’s another question to consider: should you repair … [Read more...]

Introduction to Sleeve Pack Shipping Systems

The corrugated plastic sleeve pack, also known as the pallet pack, is widely deployed in Europe, now making inroads in North America. It provides a flexible, lower cost approach to reusable packaging than rigid intermediate bulk containers, while providing a very attractive alternative to expendable packaging in many applications. What is a … [Read more...]

Roura Adds Gaylord Rotator Box for Safe and Efficient Material Handling

Roura, an established producer of industrial material handling equipment, has announced the expansion of their product line with a Gaylord rotator box. The rotator, which securely holds large cardboard recycling boxes and their contents, turns the transport of an unwieldy and oversized corrugated box into a safe and efficient job for forklift … [Read more...]

Cut the Scrap! 8 Ways to Get Rid of Unwanted Pallets and Crating

Looking to dispose of wood pallets and packaging? You can get rid of scrap pallets or crating material quickly with a little planning. The accumulation of scrap wood pallets, dunnage and wooden crating is a problem for many facilities. In a perfect world, you would be able to quickly the used pallets, but depending upon your supply chain, … [Read more...]

CHEP Pallecon Solutions to Promote Reusable Shipping Containers at IFT17

LAS VEGAS, NV – June 23, 2017 – CHEP Pallecon Solutions will exhibit at the IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo from June 26th to 28th in Las Vegas, Nevada (Booth #4935). As the largest food ingredients show in the world, IFT annually attracts over 23,000 of the top food science and technology professionals from more than 90 countries. “We are … [Read more...]

New Bulk Container Designed for Fruit and Vegetables Reduces Product Damage

    A new big box specially designed for the fruit and vegetables supply chain has been developed by Schoeller Allibert: The Maximus®1212. According to the supplier, its one-of-a-kind base design features four pockets, providing better product protection than within traditional pallet containers, allowing growers to get more high-quality fruits … [Read more...]

MAUSER launches innovative barrier concept for IBCs and rigid plastics packaging for a circular economy

MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, presented its new skINliner™ barrier technology during a recent customer event in Heidelberg, Germany. The MAUSER skINliner™ barrier technology combines the advanced barrier performance of multilayer plastic film technology, e.g. against hydrocarbons and oxygen, with the … [Read more...]

SSI SCHAEFER Opens New Reusable Packaging Fabrication Facility for Mexico

  The Packaging Systems Division of SSI Schaefer Systems International, a leader in reusable packaging systems, has expanded production capabilities with a new manufacturing facility in San Luis Potosi, SLP, Mexico. SSI Schaefer Packaging, SA de CV, is centrally located in Mexico and is the newest addition to SSI Schaefer Group … [Read more...]

Automotive on the Move with Reusables

When it comes to reusable packaging and innovation, the automotive supply chain has rarely been far from the forefront. Here is our take on the latest highlights for reusable packaging and pallets in automotive and industrial applications. Trends such as global supply chains, pooling, more lightweight, sensitive parts, flatter walls and better … [Read more...]