Tegut’s Euro Pallet Management Benefits from PAKi and Pooling Partners

German grocery retailer cooperates with Pooling Partners to enhance pallet management and to address seasonal variations. Voucher system enables inbound shippers options for later pallet retrieval or transfer, eliminating complexities and logistical inefficiencies related to pallet exchange.  Tegut enjoyed revenues of just under one billion … [Read more...]

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...]

Blaikie Appointed Head of Sales for Scott Pallets

Robert Blaikie has been appointed as Scott Pallets’ new Head of Sales for the manufacturing division. “To enable the sales team to ‘make it happen’, it’ll be my job to provide certainty, focus and support to the team, ensuring we all apply our skills, knowledge and experience to ensure the best possible outcome for our customers," Blaikie … [Read more...]

LPR Continues Its Digital Transformation

The European pallet-pooling specialist, LPR-La Palette Rouge (a Division of Euro Pool Group), is pursuing its digital transformation with the launch of two applications: a new version of its MyLPR customer portal, and the LPR Academy, an online training tool for its own personnel. La Palette Rouge is speeding up its digital revolution. For … [Read more...]

Ludo Gielen is appointed to new top position at Schoeller Allibert

Ludo Gielen, Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer at Schoeller Allibert since 2013 has been appointed to a new top position within the company. As Chief Strategic Growth Officer, the Limburg Entrepreneur is taking on the challenge of preparing the Schoeller Allibert Group for an active period of growth. Schoeller Allibert is the European market … [Read more...]

EPAL to terminate its exchangeability agreement with the UIC

The quality of the EPAL Euro pallet pool and the safety of employees, goods and logistics processes take top priority. For this reason, EPAL’s urgent recommended action is: To cease exchanging EPAL Euro pallets for UIC/EUR pallets. UIC/EUR pallets that were manufactured before March 1, 2017, will continue to be exchangeable until the end of … [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...]

Henkel Expands Relationship with CHEP

Henkel continues to expand pallet flows and collaboration with CHEP throughout Europe Five-year contract renewal signed with CHEP in July 2016 Includes recent expansion projects completed for Henkel’s Beauty Care and Laundry & Home Care businesses London, United Kingdom – Henkel, a global leader in brands and technologies, has signed … [Read more...]

The Swedish Food Industry Gets A Common Digital Pooling Platform

In 2017, Svenska Retursystem will be releasing SMART Pooling – a new digital platform - which offers the Swedish food industry improved control and simplified administration over all types of returnable transport items (RTI’s) such as return pallets, roll cages, wooden pallets, dairy boxes and pallet collars. SMART Pooling offers huge savings in … [Read more...]