LANTECH’S 45 Years of Test Data Affirms Time-Tested Load Security Formula

North American companies take notice as EU manufacturers seek load stability solution. Poorly secured truck shipments cause an estimated $50 billion of in-transit damage globally every year (Reference: Inbound Logistics, January 2004).  At present, there are no official standards governing load stability during shipment. However, there is a … [Read more...]

ORBIS TO DISPLAY TOTAL SOLUTIONS FOR THE RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN AT PACK EXPO LAS VEGAS

From manufacturing to the retail aisle, ORBIS offers reusable packaging to enhance picking, fulfillment and merchandising    ORBIS Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, will display its range of solutions for the retail supply chain at PACK EXPO 2017. This product collection provides the versatility, … [Read more...]

SCHOELLER ALLIBERT: Style meets innovation with the Schoeller Allibert beer crates at DRINKTEC 2017

Schoeller Allibert, the European market leader of reusable plastic packaging and containers, marked the beer crate landscape with its stylish and innovative beer crates conceived for BECK’S, JUPILER and KROMBACHER. Schoeller Allibert will be at DRINKTEC 2017 exhibition, in München, Germany from September 11th to 15th, 2017. FROM SIMPLE … [Read more...]

PMMI Report Highlights Top-of-mind Trends for the Meat, Poultry and Seafood Industry

The meat, poultry and seafood industry is experiencing a global boom according to the 2017 Trends Shaping Meat, Poultry and Seafood Market Segment report and accompanying infographic, produced by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Las Vegas Convention Center; Sept. 25–27) arrives just in time to … [Read more...]

RM2 Faces Cash Crunch, Appoints New CEO

Composite IoT pallet and pooling operator RM2 needs funding to continue its growth Composite pallet and pooling provider RM2 is facing a challenge to arrange new funding, according to a report in the Sunday Times. The company, which enticed investors with its high tech pallet, enhanced by sensors and IoT technologies, “has burnt through more … [Read more...]

Digi International Introduces Patented Data Logger As Part of Its SafeTemps Solution for Transporting Perishable Goods

Always-on, Smart Device-friendly Data Logger Dramatically Simplifies Use While Improving Data Capture for Supply Chain Digi International®, a leading global provider of machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, has announced the availability of its patented Digi Data Logger, a breakthrough wireless … [Read more...]

Brambles Announces Its Intention to Divest Its Recycled Pallets Business in North America

Following the completion of a strategic review, Brambles has announced that it intends to divest its non-core North American recycled whitewood pallet business, CHEP Recycled. CHEP Recycled provides a network of pallet management services in the USA and Canada that supplies and recycles over 90 million primarily whitewood pallets annually. … [Read more...]

Tosca Announces Partnership with Hollar & Greene

Tosca to Provide Reusable Plastic Containers to Support H&G’s Growing Business Tosca, an industry-leading provider of reusable packaging and supply chain solutions announced today a partnership with Hollar & Greene, the Southeast’s largest cabbage provider. Together the two organizations will enable the shipment of Hollar & Greene … [Read more...]

Deposit Systems for One-Way Beverage Containers: Global Overview (2016)

A summary of the report is also available as a YouTube video. As the problem of marine litter has steadily grown worse, there has been renewed interest in deposit return for the recovery of single-use beverage containers. Deposit return systems (DRS) are a proven tool to collect high quantities of empty beverage containers for reuse and … [Read more...]

Award Winning Beverage Crate Accommodates Diverse Beer Bottle Styles

Pooling provider finds a compromise between more than 150 beer bottle designs in the German market and the standardization needed for reusable/refillable systems to work efficiently. “What would the perfect reusable world for the beverage industry look like?” With that question Pit Klepatz, Sales Manager of Logipack Pool GmbH started his … [Read more...]