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...]

Innovating in the Liquid IBC Market: An Interview With HOREN Plastics

Reusable Packaging News recently touched base in Europe to talk about intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) - also known as folding bins, with Stefan Schweiger, Director Business Development EMEA at HOREN Plastics. Among other points, Schweiger shared his excitement about innovation in the reusable packaging industry, particularly in reusable liquid … [Read more...]

How It All Unfolded in 2016: A Year in Bulk

When it comes to intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) or large rigid folding containers for the material handling of parts, powders and liquids, here were the top announcements and articles featured over the last year at PackagingRevolution.net. Buckhorn® expands Intrepid™ IBC product line March: Buckhorn Inc., a leading provider of reusable … [Read more...]

Innovative WarmPro IBC Base Heaters

North American manufacturer offers industry leading reusable bulk container heating solutions At the heart of every WarmPro heater is a unique carbon heating element. Brought to North America in the mid-1970’s this new approach to converting electric current to heat energy offered an alternative to the hot wire elements commonly … [Read more...]

Pelican BioThermal Announces Crēdo TM Cargo Temperature-Controlled Bulk Shipper, Expanded Manufacturing

Pelican BioThermal, a leading provider of a broad range innovative range of temperature-controlled packaging solutions serving the life sciences industry, has announced its advanced new passive pallet shipper system, Crēdo TM Cargo, is now available to buy and rent for the first time. The new reusable and reliable bulk shipper utilizes phase … [Read more...]

Container Rental Systems Conserve Resources for Businesses and the Environment

By Paul Mendes Reusable packaging such as bulk containers, handheld totes, and plastic pallets prove to be a more sustainable choice than typical one-way packaging such as cardboard for a multitude of reasons, the major one being cardboard containers get discarded after each use.  Reusable containers, on the other hand, have much longer … [Read more...]

Schoeller Allibert Announces First 2017 Innovation at Fruit Logistica

Schoeller Allibert, the European leader in RTP packaging solutions, will showcase its first 2017 innovation at the FRUIT LOGISTICA fair, in Berlin, from the 8th to the 10th of February 2017. Ludo Gielen, Chief Innovation Officer, explains how it will improve quality and efficiency for Apple and Pears growers.  INTERVIEW WITH LUDO … [Read more...]

CHEP & Eberspächer win the Automotive Global Innovation Award

  Logistics solution provider CHEP and automotive supplier Eberspächer recently received the prestigious award for Product Innovation at the fifth Automotive Global Awards for supply chain. Voted for by senior industry peers, CHEP and Eberspächer accepted the award for the development of a new, efficient packaging solution designed to … [Read more...]

Large Volume IBC Works Great With Plastic Bottle Preforms

Also popular with vegetable growers, recycling businesses, and meat processors Since its launch, Goplasticpallets.com has sold nearly 10,000 GoBox 1311 LRS – the largest volume pallet container in Europe. The UK’s leading independent supplier of returnable plastic transit packaging (RPTP), has seen the GoBox 1311 grow in popularity since adding … [Read more...]

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 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 … [Read more...]