SODIAAL selects LPR’s pallet pooling service for its CANDIA brand

As part of its work to optimize its logistics operations, Sodiaal, the leading French cooperative group, has signed a partnership with LPR – La Palette Rouge. The partnership will see 1.5m pallets being delivered to Sodiaal Group’s distribution customers in France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Benelux, Poland, and Great Britain.  With 4.7 … [Read more...]

New European Pallet B1208A Results in Damage Reduction for CHEP Italy

Pallet News Briefs     January 16, 2020 - Just after a year since introducing the new European pallet B1208A in Italy, the new unit is recording very positive results, according to an Italian press report. Against more than 1.5 million pallets placed, the defects of the top deck are reduced by more than 50%, the … [Read more...]

Consumer Watchdog Warns Of Bottle Deposit System Collapse Without Major Reform

Proposes Blueprint Including Beverage Industry Responsibility For Empties To Make Deposit Refunds As Easy As Buying Beverages Los Angeles, CA—Consumer Watchdog reported today that a major overhaul of the state’s once-vaunted bottle deposit system is needed to make drink makers responsible for refunding deposits or consumers will continue to lose … [Read more...]

RPP Containers recycled 1.6 million pounds of bulk container plastic in 2019

Reusable bulk plastic container supplier continues its commitment to environmental sustainability. CINCINNATI  -  RPP Containers® a leading custom manufacturer, stocking distributor, and recycler of reusable plastic bulk containers used by a wide range of industrial and commercial customers, continues to strengthen its commitment to keep … [Read more...]

Extreme Makeover of Refrigerated Warehouse Storage Rack Increases Storage Space and Load Capacity

Rolling install enables facility to maintain ongoing operations By Kevin Curry, National Accounts Manager, Steel King Industries Americold, a global provider of temperature-controlled infrastructure, knew a significant amount of the rack in one of its facilities was outdated, but they could not stop their ongoing operations at the busy … [Read more...]

Cartonplast offers new pool pallet designed for the logistics of glass container production

Dietzenbach, Germany  - Cartonplast Group, a provider of plastic pallet pad (PLP) pooling services to the glass container, food and beverage industries, has developed a new reusable pallet specifically for the logistics of glass container production. The new plastic pallet has been developed to ensure a trouble-free supply chain for glass … [Read more...]

Retail Partners Colruyt Group selects K. Hartwall Foldia®

Retail Partners Colruyt Group selects K. Hartwall Foldia® to replace their demountable roll containers in order to gain safety and reduce operational costs. By Jan Dijkzeul, K.Hartwall Sales Benelux Retail Partners Colruyt Group NV is a wholesaler in food & non-food and one of the license holders from Spar in Belgium. It includes all … [Read more...]

The future of plastic recycling: an interview with Surendra Borad Patawari

19th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2020 The new year still seems to be a long way off, but as we know, time flies. It's only another ten weeks until the 19th International Electronics Recycling Congress 2020 takes place from January 21 to 24, 2020! The conference will again be held in Salzburg. An extensive congress … [Read more...]

K.Hartwall has established K.Hartwall LLC in St. Petersburg, Russia

K.Hartwall has been doing business with Russian retailers for many years and strongly believes that the retail industry in Russia is now at a turning point. K.Hartwall, a frontrunner in developing logistics solutions, established the company K.Hartwall LLC in St. Petersburg in September of this year. K.Hartwall LLC will support its sales in … [Read more...]

FEFPEB president calls for total certified wood sourcing

FEFPEB president Rob van Hoesel has challenged European wooden pallet and packaging manufacturers to ensure all the timber they use is certified as sustainably produced. Speaking to delegates at the annual FEFPEB congress, Van Hoesel said that, against a background of increasing worldwide attention on the environmental credentials of businesses, … [Read more...]