Reusable Packaging and Pallet News From Around the Web

Pallet and Reusable Packaging Headline Roundup From Around the Web August 14, 2017. Lantech Applauds Packaging Distributors’ Commitment to Load Testing Pallets August 3, 2017.  The Next Big Waves in Value Proposition for Reusable Packaging August 1, 2017. The Push for Reusable Packaging. July 13, 2017. Pallet Lifetime costs matter. More … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News and Update

  Reusable Packaging News is the only monthly e-magazine dedicated to reporting the latest in pallet and reusable packaging trends and news. To subscribe, click on the link to a recent issue. To subscribe to the Reusable Packaging Update e-blast, follow this link. To subscribe to the Reusable Packaging News e-magazine, follow this … [Read more...]

Pallet, Container and Cargo Theft Update

    June 27, 2017, Suspects use forklift to lift pallets of Nike shoes. Warehouse door deliberately left unlocked, allowing for thieves to escape with the goods in Memphis TN. June 26, 2017, No End to Container Theft (Dutch). Reusable packaging theft remains a problem in the Netherlands, according to this report. Last week, two … [Read more...]

IKEA Phases Out Wood Pallets

Originally published Nov. 3, 2011. IKEA is phasing out the use of wood pallets across its global operations. The leading international retailer is converting to the use of paper pallets and the Optiledge for a number of reasons, outlined later in this report. The conversion project, known internally as Handling Material No Wood (HM NOW) began … [Read more...]

Packaging Revolution’s Reusable Pallet and Packaging Upcoming Events

Here is an international list of upcoming events that have significance for pallet and reusable packaging vendors, pooling providers and reusable program managers, depending upon relevant industry verticals. It is skewed more to the North American offerings (which we are happy to fix!) To add or update an event, please contact … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, February 17, 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, Rehrig Pacific announces its RVision Platform, and RPP Containers launches its DuraGreen Plastic Gaylord. RPA introduces its new Board of Directors while Kegstar and Woodruff make staffing announcements.  Read the Reusable Packaging News by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, February 9, 2016

  Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, Pallet buyers put pressure on pallet suppliers to demonstate quality assurance programs in place. David Lee to step down as CEO of PECO.  Read the Reusable Packaging News by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, February 1, 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, Polymer Logistics Announces the physical rollout of its wood grain RPC program with Walmart, IFCO announces new point of sale RPC merchandising tools, and the recycling industry starts its "Right to Reuse" campaign, aimed at changing the approach to product manufacturing to … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, January 22, 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, Polymer Logistics announces a new leader for its North American operations, Surgere discusses its new headquarters, we report on CHEP's utilization of Qlik, and more. Read the Reusable Packaging News by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, January 16, 2016

  Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, we announce Greystone's new plastic pallet deal with a pooling provider, CHEP Pallecon's achievement, a new sleeve pack from Goplasticpallets,com, and more. Read the Reusable Packaging News by clicking here. … [Read more...]