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...]

Trends Impacting IBC Design and Pooling

Intermediate bulk container (IBC) manufacturers and poolers are seeing new trends driven primarily from manufacturing competition and developments affecting the industries they serve.  Packaging Revolution recently spoke with Justin Bean, a Business Development Manager at Reusable Transport Packaging, and Drew Merrill, the Vice President and … [Read more...]

Sleeve Pack and Pallet Pack Vendors

Suppliers of plastic sleeve packs, also referred to as pallet packs and pallet sleeves. are listed below. What is a sleeve pack? A sleeve pack, also known as a pallet pack, is a lightweight unit load shipping system utilized to support, store, protect, transport and merchandise unit loads of goods or materials. The sleeve pack includes a … [Read more...]

DS Smith Announces Launch of New Foldable Container Designed for Speed

This announcement originally appeared on November 22, 2014 DS Smith, Plastics Division has announced the official launch of a new fold-flat plastics container, noting it recently won the Magna Logistics Supplier’s award for innovation. The Duca-Pak™ is the most recent addition its line of Uni-Pak foldable containers, which DS Smith says are … [Read more...]

Roundup: CabCube 1210 Has Become a Hit, Axios Mobile Assets Receiver Appointed, Macro Plastics EuroBin 1210 IBC, AFP Inc. Acquires Division of EPA

Folding Sleeve Pack: Enthusiasm for CabCube 1210 Stacks Up! https://youtu.be/vnRI-4uYgQY Since its launch at IMHX last year, the CabCube 1210 has been a hit with Goplasticpallets.com customers," reports Rebecca Hardisty, PR and Marketing Manager for the firm. One of the main highlights of the show, she says, was how visitors responded to the … [Read more...]

FCA’s Collapsible Packaging Receives Patent

FCA Packaging has announced that its innovative Collapsible Utility Box (C.U.B.) is now patented in Europe. According to the company, its collapsible packaging is an innovative and money-saving packaging and shipping product that can be used by manufacturers in any vertical from industrial engine parts to agriculture and aerospace assemblies. “The … [Read more...]