US Patent Office Issues 48th RF Sensor Patent to Infratab, Inc.

Newly-issued patent adds audiovisual associations and private-public access of sensor data to the company’s portfolio of condition-intelligent RF sensor solutions Oxnard, California – Infratab, Inc., a provider of condition-intelligent radio frequency (RF) sensor solutions, is pleased to announce the issuance by the U.S. Patent Office of its … [Read more...]

GEFCO has been selected by Airbus to manage its reusable packaging

GEFCO, a world-leading provider of multimodal supply-chain solutions, has signed an agreement with Airbus, a global leader in the aerospace sector, to support its transition to a leaner, more environmentally friendly supply chain. Building on more than 30 years of expertise in reusable packaging, GEFCO will gradually replace Airbus’ disposable … [Read more...]

News Briefs: Surgere Offers Digital Transformation Delivered with Zero Upfront Capital Investment

Reusable packaging and pallet news briefs North Canton, Ohio – Surgere recently announced a new proactive financing option available for Automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Suppliers. As a customer-focused financial solution, their new Accelerate program bundles the company’s hardware, software, packaging, and engineering into a … [Read more...]

Reusable Asset Tracking Technologies Panel: It Takes a Village

“I thought I knew a lot about all the technology that was available and how it worked. But it (the white paper) clearly points out to me that right now...the technology is there. It's working, it's available. It's now how do you use it in your product lines, and what is your ultimate goal with it.”  Dave Kalan, Paxxal    The future is at … [Read more...]

TriEnda Launches Cargo Protect+, New Name for Innovative Cargo Protection System

PORTAGE, Wis., Nov. 15, 2019 - TriEnda, the developer and manufacturer of industry-leading cargo protection systems, has announced that Cargo Protect+ is the new name for the highly popular solution formerly known as Paylode. Cargo Protect+ provides superior product protection for fragile and perishable goods as they are transported via truck, … [Read more...]

Pallet & Pooling News Briefs: Palletcentrale Group takes over Hergé Pallets

Pallet and pooling news briefs Netherlands-based Palletcentrale Group BV has acquired Hergé Pallets, located in Oudkarspel, Netherlands. Hergé Pallets has been independently active for many years in the purchase and sale of used pallets. The company's activities are now housed at Palletcentrale Noord Holland. This part of the … [Read more...]

CalAmp and Pallet Alliance Partner to Provide IoT-Enabled Wood Pallets

CalAmp iOn Tags, Gateways and CalAmp Telematics Cloud Provide Granular Environmental Supply Chain Visibility and Risk Mitigation IRVINE, CA & CARRBORO, NC – CalAmp, a global technology solutions provider, is partnering with Pallet Alliance, a provider of holistic pallet management programs. This arrangement allows multi-site manufacturing … [Read more...]

NLP’s Plastic Pallet Pool and Smart Retur Deliver for Norway’s Grocery Industry

Long-lasting, lightweight RFID-equipped plastic pallets have delivered a 40% cost reduction for the Norwegian grocery industry. Loss/retirement rate has been less than 0.02% per trip - less than 50,000 pallets out of 1.1 million since the introduction of plastic pallets in 2010. Collaboration with Smart Return retrieval and repair provider … [Read more...]

No Bacteria or Viruses Survive IFCO RPC Sanitation Process

  Independent Laboratory test shows IFCO state-of-the-art sanitation process effectively removes or deactivates bacteria and viruses like ToBRFV Tampa, Florida, USA, November 12, 2019: The latest food safety testing conducted on IFCO Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) has confirmed damaging pathogens – viruses and bacteria -- are removed … [Read more...]

E-commerce packaging innovations aimed at making online sales flow for beverage brands

The (R)Ecommerce lid that converts standard crates into e-commerce packs and Giftbee, the first ever purpose-designed reusable e-commerce pack for glass bottles, chart two paths to crack open online sales. [BILZEN-BELGIUM 11 November 2019] The potential of online sales for beverage makers is enormous, and largely untapped until now. DS Smith … [Read more...]