AIPIA Summit of the Americas 2019: Snacks, Packs and Facts!

A packed program of over twenty-five expert speakers, discussing everything from the latest disruptive digital technologies to a dynamic way to tell if milk is sour, ensures that every delegate at the second AIPIA USA Summit (New Jersey 3-4 June) will take away something to add value to their Brand and business, according to AIPIA. A recent … [Read more...]

HOREN IBC330 Series Approved by AAR

    The Association of American Railroads (AAR), the industry trade group representing the major freight railroads of North America, has issued an approval for the use of the Horen foldable intermediate bulk container IBC330 series on its rail networks. The Horen IBC330 series has been specifically designed for bulk liquid … [Read more...]

Launch of LabPalettes, collaborative initiative in France to think about the future of the wood pallet

Wishing to bring together actors from the supply chain as part of a collective work of reflection and experimentation, LabPalettes aims to bring out innovation projects around the wood pallet. It is the most universal logistics tool in the logistics sector: the wood pallet now represents 95% of the pallets in circulation. In France, between … [Read more...]

CHEP Australia Signs Partnership with Landcare Australia to address Sustainability Challenges to Land and Water Assets

CHEP Australia has signed a partnership with Landcare Australia to make a significant contribution to the sustainability and productivity of Australia’s valuable land and water assets. The new partnership will deliver a number of strategic projects that create value for CHEP’s supply chain partners, the environment and regional communities. … [Read more...]

Horen Foldable Crate Minimizes Life Time Washing Costs

Two of the returnable packaging industry’s most innovative companies have recently teamed up to evaluate the Horen Group’s next generation foldable plastic crate. Designer and producer of smart Returnable Transport Packaging Horen Group and developer and manufacturer of automatic cleaning and handling solutions for the RTP sector Bruel Systems … [Read more...]

Protecting the ROI of Reusable Packaging Solutions

When there is a lack of visibility and management, reusable packaging can’t deliver on ROI commitments. A managed reusable packaging solution will reduce wasted costs — such as packaging loss, misplacement, mishandling, unnecessary transportation, and manufacturing disruptions. When effective container management practices are used, ROI targets are … [Read more...]

50,000 manufacturing and supply chain executives set new record for ProMat 2019

2019 Expo is largest in ProMat’s 34-year history Manufacturing and supply chain professionals gathered in record numbers in Chicago for ProMat 2019, the largest material handling and supply chain trade expo in North and South America. ProMat 2019 was the largest in the 34-year history of the event, with registrations of 49,718 —an 11 … [Read more...]

Marken Launches New Bluetooth Technology Option for Shipments

Roambee Will Increase Visibility of Assets and Shipments in Real Time Research Triangle Park, NC – Marken has announced the addition of Roambee monitoring technology to their packaging portfolio in order to provide increased end to end visibility throughout the supply chain for valuable clinical product shipments. Roambee devices will be … [Read more...]

CHEP Partners with Food Banks Canada to Fight Food Waste

New collaboration makes it easier for CHEP customers, including food manufacturers, to ship donations to Food Banks Canada For some children and adults in Canada, food insecurity is part of daily life. They’re hungry, and looking for help: According to the latest statistics from Food Banks Canada’s HungerCount 2018, 1.1 million Canadians visit a … [Read more...]

LPR expansion in Central Eastern Europe

Pallet News Briefs 2019 LPR – La Palette Rouge, the pallet pooling specialist, a division of Euro Pool Group, is accelerating its expansion into Central and Eastern Europe (C.E.E.) and announces the development of its support team in this region thanks to the appointment of Slavomir Sykora, in charge of Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary … [Read more...]