Wave Reaction Recipient of John Deere Supplier Innovation Award for 2016

Award Recognizes Creative Thinking and Innovative Problem-Solving Moline, IL: Wave Reaction has been named a recipient of a John Deere Supplier Innovation Award for 2016. The award is presented to select John Deere suppliers who have demonstrated innovation in a product or service they provide. Wave Reaction is a reusable container management … [Read more...]

The Internet of Things and Reusables: If Pallets Could Speak, What Would They Tell Us?

The Internet of Things (IoT) and reusable packaging including pallets have the potential to form a beautiful relationship, but it is complicated. Asset loss, noted Cindy Goodman, IoT Business Development Manager, AT&T Mobility Services, is the biggest barrier to the more aggressive adoption of reusable packaging. To the extent that IoT can … [Read more...]

Vypin and e4Score TrackAssured Partner to Solve FSMA Sanitary Transport Challenge

Vypin, LLC and e4score TrackAssured are jointly offering shippers and carriers a powerful, cost-effective solution for visibility, alerting and analytics to comply with the Sanitary Transport rules under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). Vypin, LLC is a pioneer in providing internet of things solutions featuring sensor-based beacons and … [Read more...]

AT&T Accelerates Deployment of LTE-M Network for Internet of Things

Advanced Network to Bring the Latest IoT Network Technology Across the U.S. and Mexico to Create North American LTE-M footprint AT&T  plans to launch a nationwide deployment of its LTE-M network for Internet of Things (IoT) ahead of schedule in the second quarter of 2017.  It is also planning LTE-M availability in Mexico by the end of the … [Read more...]

Pallet Pooling in Real Time: Over 40 Years Service and Continued Technology Leadership for Japan Pallet Rental

With a pool of over 8.5 million pallets, Japan Pallet Rental Corporation is the leading pallet rental provider in Japan. And while it was launched as wood pallet rental service back in 1971, it began introducing plastic pallets in 2000. Today, plastic pallets encompass over 65% of its pallet inventory, and almost 100% of those plastic pallets are … [Read more...]

Surgere, Inc. President and CEO William Wappler to Present at Global Automotive Logistics Conference in Mexico.

Asset location technologies and analytics specialist Surgere to speak, host reception at Automotive Logistics Mexico Conference, January 31 - February 2, 2017, Mexico City If Mexico's fast-growing automotive industry achieves the kind of output boost that has been forecast in the next few years, its logistics networks will need to be well … [Read more...]

Equipment Tracking Solution Provider KONTROL Launches New Website, Announces New CEE Sales Agent

Reusable equipment tracking and mangement expert Kontrol AMS Limited announces the launch of the new-look KONTROL website:  www.kontrol.com. Kontrol is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application developed by industry experts to provide all the necessary functionality for managing and tracking reusable handling equipment; between locations; … [Read more...]

CYBERWATCH LAN: A Simple and Inexpensive Wireless Hour – Alarm Meter

Companies are faced with the real and often costly predicament of how to monitor and track the usage and alarm conditions of their equipment. Solving this issue, Keytroller, an industry leader as a designer, manufacturer, and supplier of electronic safety and weighing devices, has unveiled the CYBERWATCH LAN – a simple, inexpensive and … [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...]

MDI Now Offers Corrugated Polypropylene Packaging, Looks to Expand and Create More Jobs

  Social Enterprise Sees Its Workforce as a Competitive Advantage MDI’s announcement in September that it was expanding its product line to include corrugated polypropylene marks the latest evolution of the company, which over the last 23 years has gradually expanded its packaging business. It started with the U.S. Postal Service (over … [Read more...]