Tosca Selects Transplace for Transportation Management Services

Press Release Leading Reusable Packaging Company Partners with Third Party Logistics Provider to Optimize Transportation Management and Enhance Customer Service Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, has announced being selected by Tosca to manage all transportation activities … [Read more...]

Roundup: CHEP Automotive Appoints Richard Campbell, PACK EXPO East Commitment Grows

CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions, has appointed Richard Campbell as Director of European Key Accounts and member of the Automotive Executive Team. Richard Campbell took up his role in November 2015, reporting directly to David Mayo, Vice President Europe, and is responsible for key customer accounts across Europe. Together with his team, … [Read more...]

Cimcorp Announces New U.S.-based Office

Cimcorp, a manufacturer and integrator of turnkey robotic gantry-based order fulfillment and tire handling solutions, is opening its new U.S.-based office, Cimcorp USA, Inc. (Cimcorp USA), in Norcross, Georgia. Located in a business and technology park and incorporated in February, Cimcorp will open its U.S. office during the second quarter of … [Read more...]

CHEP Aerospace Announces Extensions for Cargolux and SAS

CHEP and Cargolux extend their successful ULD management partnership until 2020 Cargolux, Europe's largest all-cargo airline, and CHEP Aerospace Solutions, the leading global provider of outsourced Unit Load Device (ULD) pooling and repair solutions, have signed an early extension of their agreement to continue their ULD management … [Read more...]

LPR Announces Two Senior Promotions

La Palette Rouge (LPR), a division of Euro Pool Group, has looked from within to fill two important roles, signalling its commitment to investing further in customer and sales support. Joe Hebblewhite has been promoted to commercial manager while Gary Anderton has been appointed interim AOS manager, as the European-wide logistics specialist … [Read more...]

The European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) Joins the German Anti-Counterfeiting Association APM

By becoming a member of Aktionskreis gegen Produkt- und Markenpiraterie e.V. (APM - Germany’s anti-piracy association), the European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) has taken a further step in the fight against the distribution and use of counterfeit EPAL pallets. The APM is a joint initiative of the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (DIHK), … [Read more...]

Vanderlande Rings Up Orders Worth €1.4 Billion

Integrated material handling system provider records a record intake. Vanderlande has confirmed that it has secured a record order intake of €1.4 billion in 2015 for its integrated solutions in the baggage handling, warehouse automation, and parcel and postal markets, including the company’s array of life-cycle services. This … [Read more...]

6 Packaging Trends Set to Impact Global Markets in 2016 – Mintel

Mintel has announced six key trends set to impact global packaging markets over the next year, including implications for both consumers and brands. While the emphasis is on retail, there are several trends of interest to the reusable packaging community, such as mobile engagement, clear communication, and of course, reusability itself. “There’s … [Read more...]

New Height Euro Stacking Container for Automotive and Industrial

Goplasticboxes.com has introduced a new height Euro stacking container to its popular range of plastic boxes, crates and trays – the GoEuro 64220S – which is certain to attract logistics professionals in the automotive and engineering industries. The company stocks Euro stacking containers in a wide range of volumes and footprints, but the … [Read more...]

Roundup: Wal-Mart Endorses Wood Grain RPCs from IFCO and Polymer Logistics, The Battle for Foam in New York

  Wal-Mart Confirms Transition to Wood Look RPCs by 2016 Tom Karst reported in the Packer last week that Wal-Mart is supporting the move to wood look RPCs, which are viewed positively by customers. Dorn Wenninger, vice president of produce for Wal-Mart, spoke in support of the transition at both the IFCO Systems and Polymer Logistics … [Read more...]