FEFPEB calls for ongoing essential European status for wooden pallets

The European Federation of Wooden Pallet & Packaging Manufacturers (FEFPEB) has called for European governments to recognize the wooden pallet and packaging industry as essential to supply chains of vital goods both during and after the Covid-19 pandemic. The organization, which represents the sector across Europe, has lobbied for … [Read more...]

ORBIS Corporation offers a sustainable, cost-efficient and space-saving alternative to drums and IBCs

The Multitank™ reusable bulk container improves packaging, storage and transportation OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — May 27, 2020 — ORBIS® Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, offers the Multitank™ reusable storage and transport container. The 400-liter conical, watertight intermediate bulk container (IBC) is designed to improve the … [Read more...]

Brambles receives overall “A” rating from Circulytics, has achieved excellent circular economy performance

Analysis tool "Circulytics" from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation certifies Brambles, the parent company of CHEP, as top rating London, May 26, 2020 - Everyone is talking about climate protection. In the current situation, companies are challenged more than ever to reduce their ecological footprint. The circular economy offers solutions to … [Read more...]

Meals on Wheels People – IFCO Partnership Puts Meals on the Table for 8,000 Food Insecure Seniors in the Greater Portland-Vancouver Metro Area

Portland, Oregon (USA) - May 26, 2020: Meals on Wheels People, a food relief organization serving meals to food-insecure seniors in the Greater Portland region, and IFCO Systems, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, today announced IFCO is donating 600 RPCs to Meals on Wheels that will allow … [Read more...]

The Biggest Marketing Mistake B2B Companies Make in a Recession

"When faced with an economic downturn, smart B2B firms don’t reduce their marketing presence, they use the situation to their advantage." by Hillary Femal, Principal, Freshwater Marketing Based on decades of research on business spend and performance before, during, and after past recessions, here’s how to avoid making the biggest marketing … [Read more...]

Joseph Dzierzawski named president and CEO of BEUMER Corporation

SOMERSET, NJ (May 21, 2020) – Dr. Christoph Beumer, Chairman and CEO of BEUMER Group has announced that Joseph "Joe" Dzierzawski has been named President and CEO of BEUMER Corporation, effective April 27, 2020. Mr. Dzierzawski will be fully responsible for the business of BEUMER Group in the North American market in alignment with BEUMER Group … [Read more...]

Engage Technologies Corporation Awarded ISO 9001:2015 Certification

BROOKLYN PARK, MN – Engage Technologies Corporation, the parent company of Squid Ink Manufacturing, Eastey, American Film & Machinery (AFM), and Cogent Technologies, has announced the achievement of ISO 9001:2015 certification for Quality Management Systems. ISO 9001:2015 is a globally recognized quality management standard developed and … [Read more...]

Top Equipment Trends Shaping The Packaging Industry In 2020

The year so far has come with mixed blessings. While the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the packaging sector in many ways, new trends are ensuring that it remains robust despite the numerous obstacles it is faced with. Packaging has changed significantly in recent years, which has triggered a noteworthy evolution in both packaging processes and … [Read more...]

Peli BioThermal’s Paul Terry’s Pedal Powered Deliveries Helps Housebound During Covid-19 Lockdown

When an appeal was made for people to help deliver essential medication for patients during the Covid-19 lockdown, Peli BioThermal’s Paul Terry got on his bike, literally! The keen cyclist, who is Director of Sales EMEA at Peli BioThermal, joined fellow riders at the Banbury Star Cyclists’ Club who were enlisted to help home deliver prescription … [Read more...]

Crystal Clear reusable displays have been validated to reduce solid waste and save time

Minimize waste generation while promoting logistics efficiencies Have you reached your waste saturation point? While the effectiveness of POS displays has been undeniable in boosting brand visibility and retail sales, success has come at a toll. Store operators and reverse logistics partners find themselves struggling to dispose of more … [Read more...]