New MDI File Boxes Deliver Durable, Economical Document Protection and Storage

Available in customized sizes and colors with aftermarket accessories.   MINNEAPOLIS, June 14, 2017 – File and document storage can seem like a simple task yet pose security and cost challenges, such as keeping documents dry and finding boxes that don’t need to be replaced every year. MDI offers a more economical solution with new … [Read more...]

How Reusable Packaging Helps Optimize E-Commerce

Reusable packaging can play a major role in e-commerce and omnichannel fulfillment. It is important to look ahead and consider flexible solutions that can continue to add value even as your approach to fulfillment evolves. E-Commerce Is Growing Fast While the increasing growth of e-commerce is presenting new challenges for order … [Read more...]

HOREN Launches Lowest Whole of Life Cost RPC

New foldable crate (RPC) offers unique hygienic properties, smooth sides, lowest fold ratio and ergonomic functional design. Leading designer and manufacturer of innovative and smart returnable transport packaging solutions HOREN, is introducing its best-in-class foldable produce crate (RPC) to the North American market at the United Fresh … [Read more...]

Seminar for Retailers & Growers Focuses on Meeting Supply Chain Sustainability Goals with Reusable Packaging

Data on Shared Assets Versus One-Way Packaging to Be Presented at May 11 Session IFCO, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, is collaborating with the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) to offer a series of online educational sessions, Just the Facts: How Reusable Assets Can Help Retailers and … [Read more...]

Returnable Packaging and Automation

Best practices for integrating reusable packaging with automated manufacturing and storage systems. Industry insider emphasizes the importance of a direct line of communication between the automation supplier and the reusable packaging provider. Mike Chiado, President of Americas for the Utz Group’s U.S. affiliate, George Utz Inc. USA gave a … [Read more...]

Polymer Logistics Executive Paul Pederson Presented Industry Standards for RPC Labels at ProMat 2017

Identified solutions address the #1 quality complaint with reusable plastic containers Paul Pederson, VP of Protein & Dairy Supply Chain and Food Safety for Polymer Logistics and Chairman of the Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) Food & Beverage Committee presented new standards for RPC labels to material management and supply chain … [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...]

Returnable Packaging Provider PPS Acquires GW Containers

PPS, a leading supplier of returnable packaging services, is delighted to announce that GW Containers, the UK's specialist in plastic fish boxes and insulated containers, has joined the group. GW Containers is the sole UK distributor for the market leading Sæplast insulated containers and the RPC Promens fish box range. GW Containers in … [Read more...]

Polymer Logistics Celebrates Grand Opening of Dublin, GA Service Center

Fifth US facility expands customer service capabilities and supports company growth Polymer Logistics celebrated the Grand Opening of their Dublin, GA Service Center on Thursday, March 30. Strategically located with easy access to Interstates 16 and 75, the service center will support the company’s rapidly growing customer base in the Southeast … [Read more...]

IFCO North America Names Jeff Mitchell Director of Food Safety and Quality

IFCO North America has appointed Jeff Mitchell as Director of Food Safety and Quality. Mr. Mitchell will oversee the North American food safety and quality initiatives at the company’s Reusable Plastic Container (RPC) service centers throughout North America, as well as food safety and quality programs that extend along the entire fresh food … [Read more...]