Unit Load Design Short Course Scheduled for August 15-17

  Learn how much you can save on corrugated and plastic bottles by increasing the stiffness of the pallet. Reduce customer product damage. Learn interactions between packages, pallets, and material handling equipment. Learn to use Best Load unit load and supply chain simulator The Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design at … [Read more...]

Reusables Return to PACK EXPO Las Vegas

The Reusable Packaging Pavilion is the hotspot to learn how to reduce waste, cut costs and gain supply chain efficiency. Sustainability, efficiency, and product safety are among the top issues to be addressed with the latest packaging technology at PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Las Vegas Convention Center, Sept. 25–27), produced by PMMI, The Association … [Read more...]

RPA Looks Forward to ProMat 2017

The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) will once again host its Reusable Packaging Pavilion this coming April, for the first time at the ProMat show. RPA has offered its Reusable Packaging Pavilion several times at the PACK EXPO show, as well as at the MODEX 2015 show.  In conjunction with the Pavilion, RPA will also host a series of … [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...]

Connected? Smart? Flexible?

In today’s highly competitive marketplace, those involved in automotive logistics need to work even more closely together to raise efficiency, stay smart and keep flexible. Automotive Logistics Europe sponsors include ORBIS, CHEP, GEFCO, CABKA-IPS and DS Smith. BONN, GERMANY – MARCH 14th 2017: Refining the efficiency of your internal operations … [Read more...]

CHEP Brings Start-ups and Large Industry Players Together at StartUp Lounge

CHEP organizes StartUp Lounge on 14th March in Dusseldorf incubator. CHEP, the global leader in pallet and container pooling services, will host its first CHEP StartUp Lounge in the idea factory denkubator in Dusseldorf, Germany. At the event, which takes place March 14, 2017, young entrepreneurs meet established industry leaders from industry, … [Read more...]

Topper Industrial Sees Innovation and Cost Control Driving Material Handling Success

The development in modern industrial production is driven by fierce competition according to Ed Brown, CEO and Founder of Topper Industrial. Brown, who holds various patents in regards to material handling equipment advancements, suggests that both innovation and cost control are two important factors for success. Lean production, including … [Read more...]

Roundup: CabCube 1210 Has Become a Hit, Axios Mobile Assets Receiver Appointed, Macro Plastics EuroBin 1210 IBC, AFP Inc. Acquires Division of EPA

Folding Sleeve Pack: Enthusiasm for CabCube 1210 Stacks Up! https://youtu.be/vnRI-4uYgQY Since its launch at IMHX last year, the CabCube 1210 has been a hit with Goplasticpallets.com customers," reports Rebecca Hardisty, PR and Marketing Manager for the firm. One of the main highlights of the show, she says, was how visitors responded to the … [Read more...]

Roundup: RM2 Pallet Approved by Major U.S. Retailer, Plasgad Introduces Distribution Pallet Line, Elkhart Plastics, Inc. Introduces New Rotomolded Pallet

RM2 Pallet Approved by Major U.S. Retailer RM2 has announced that its composite BlockPalTM pallets have been approved by one of the largest U.S. retailers for use by its suppliers, effective February 1, 2017.  According to the release, "The Board is highly encouraged by this development, which represents a significant milestone for the … [Read more...]

AIPIA World Congress and Hackathon Announced

AIPIA, the Active & Intelligent Packaging Industry Association has announced its 2017 World Congress, the 6th in the highly successful series of events. The Congress will remain in Amsterdam as the location seemed to be very popular with delegates. But it will move to the Congress Centre Beurs van Berlage, which is an iconic building just … [Read more...]