CHEP Rollable Quarter Pallets Boost Sales and Improve Logistics for SPAR

Trial demonstrates the value of CHEP rollable plastic quarter pallets for retail display at SPAR Stores CHEP, the supply chain solutions company, has entered a test phase for the use of the Dolly Rollable pallet with Henderson Wholesale Ltd., a licensee of SPAR International. The three-week pilot project was implemented in 13 SPAR mini … [Read more...]

Plastic Pallets Provide an Enduringly Smooth Experience for Premium Whiskey Distiller

Plastic pallets from help optimize logistics for the Edrington Group.   It’s one of the world’s favorite food exports and it’s important to keep the whisky flowing at all times. As the US writer, Mark Twain said: “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whisky is barely enough.” That’s why The … [Read more...]

Macro Plastics Performs Well, Trading in Line with Expectations Post-Acquisition

One Fifty One Trading in Line with Expectations with post acquisition integration of Macro progressing well Dublin – One Fifty One plc , a leading rigid plastics manufacturer for the packaging, environmental containers and industrial products sectors, anticipates its full year earnings for 2017 will be in line with market expectations. In … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging and Pallets – News Briefs 2017

Noteworthy nuggets from the world of reusable packaging and pallets. Send your bits and pieces to December 12, 2017.  The Reusable Packaging Association Pavilion makes its Philadelphia debut New innovations in reusable transport packaging such as pallets, bins, containers and totes will be on display in the … [Read more...]

Brambles appoints Laura Nador as President, CHEP North America

  Sydney - 12 December 2017: Brambles has announced the appointment of Laura Nador as President, CHEP North America, effective 1 January 2018. Ms Nador, currently President, CHEP USA, also becomes a member of Brambles’ Executive Leadership Team, reporting to Chief Executive Officer, Graham Chipchase. As President, CHEP North America, Ms … [Read more...]

Survey Finds Americans Agree on One Thing: Saving the Planet   

Americans Find Common Ground on Key Environmental Issues, Offering Companies New Opportunities to Connect with Consumers KNOXVILLE, Tenn.  – Despite a country deeply divided along social and political lines, says the Shelton Group, its new survey finds most Americans agree on at least one thing: We need to save the planet. The national survey, … [Read more...]

Sir Richard Branson and Steve Wozniak crown Europe’s leading tech superstars at the Talent Unleashed Awards

A Judging panel comprising of Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak, and Sir Richard Branson selected UK and Europe’s most disruptive and innovative tech startups and leaders at a prestigious awards ceremony held in central London.   London, UK –  In an awards ceremony at the prestigious Museum of London, a variety of the UK and Europe’s … [Read more...]

TOMRA Launches Digital Payout Service for Container Deposit Systems

TOMRA Collection Solutions has launched a digital payout solution for regions that give refunds when consumers return bottles and cans for recycling. The myTOMRA solution has gone live in Australia in partnership with leading online payments provider, PayPal, for secure and fast digital payout of recycling refunds from TOMRA reverse vending … [Read more...]

Why BASF Is Investing in a Smart Pallet Start-Up

Strategic partnership with Ahrma enables new, data-driven business opportunities in this startup for the pooling of smart pallets     BASF to invest €5 million in Ahrma’s technology as part of digital transformation BASF customers and suppliers to profit from increased supply chain transparency through real-time data generated from smart … [Read more...]

Sway Ventures Leads $25 Million Investment in Fetch Robotics

Leader in Autonomous Mobile Robots for Warehouse and Logistics Industries to Use Funding to Meet Growing Customer Demand SAN JOSE, Calif. – December 6, 2017 –  Fetch Robotics, the provider of the leading platform for collaborative robotic solutions, today announced that it has raised $25 million in Series B funding. The round was led by Sway … [Read more...]