Waterdrinker, on transitioning to the new CC TAG5: “Keep it all in your own hands”

In the next few weeks, Container Centralen will dispatch its new CC TAG5 label to all legitimate members of the pool. So that includes Waterdrinker, one of the biggest export and wholesale companies in Holland’s horticultural capital, Aalsmeer. Bert Broekhof, responsible for container administration and transport, has a lot of experience in dealing … [Read more...]

Loscam: Evolving with Customers

LF & LOSCAM, all about the shift from complication to simplicity    As a subsidiary under the wing of Li & Fung Company, LF Logistics’ (LF) network covers Greater China, ASEAN, Japan, Korea, the Middle East, and the Indian subcontinent. Partnering with 400 renowned global businesses, the daily throughput is greater than 100 … [Read more...]

Schoeller Allibert’s Combo Combo Excelsior® Wins Major European Packaging Awards

The Combo Excelsior®, Schoeller Allibert’s new standard foldable intermediate bulk container (IBC) has been awarded the Best Industrial Packaging Prize at the French G.I.S.I. Group’s “Packaging Innovation Awards” and the 2nd prize at the Dutch “Gouden Noot” Packaging Contest.   Since launch in October 2018, the Combo Excelsior®, designed for … [Read more...]

Savi Introduces Two New Sensors for IoT Asset Tracking for the Government and Military

Backward compatible active RFID sensor capabilities support new DoD audit requirements Savi®, an innovator in big data/machine learning analytic solutions, supply chain management software and sensor technology, has added two new devices to its current suite of active RFID transponders and interrogators available for use by the US Department … [Read more...]

Pallet Pooling in Real Time: Over 40 Years Service and Continued Technology Leadership for Japan Pallet Rental

Japan Pallet Rental. (This story first appeared in February 2017.) With a pool of over 8.5 million pallets, Japan Pallet Rental Corporation is the leading pallet rental provider in Japan. And while it was launched as wood pallet rental service back in 1971, it began introducing plastic pallets in 2000. Today, plastic pallets encompass over 65% … [Read more...]

Conad, CPR System win award for “green” plastic pallet

  Reduce product damage, limit disservices at the point of sale, avoid food waste and the consequent production of waste. Conad, an Italian food retailer, identified these objectives as underlying a project it developed together with CPR System, a cooperative pooler and historical partner in the joint management of pallets and … [Read more...]

CEVA Logistics and Goodpack enter into strategic alliance to develop innovative solutions for the tyre sector

Baar, Switzerland--CEVA Logistics and Goodpack, which operates the world's largest fleet of Intermediate Bulk Containers, have agreed to extend the long-term nature of their working relationship by entering into a strategic alliance. A key driver for the alliance is both companies' desire to provide advanced digitisation and innovative solutions … [Read more...]

Loscam China Celebrates 10-Million-Pallet Achievement

On 18 Oct 2018, Loscam China celebrated its milestone 10-million-pallet achievement in Beijing China. The celebration was comprised of a Pallet Pooling Forum followed by 10-Million-Achievement Ceremony, joined and witnessed by around a hundred of guests and customers from China’s major logistics-related industry associations, retailers, FMCG … [Read more...]

Contraload Launches New, Industry Leading IBC to European Pooling Market

New liquid IBC offered by Europe’s leading plastic pallet pooling provider delivers best-in-class pooling solution for industries such as food processing, ingredients, cosmetics and pharmaceutical Aartselaar, Belgium: Contraload (www.contraload.com), the European market leader in plastic pallet pooling, has announced the latest addition to … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging and Pallet News From Around the Web

Pallet and Reusable Packaging Headline Roundup From Around the Web November 21, 2018. Curiosity and Lots of Pallets Generate Success at Prime Woodcraft November 20, 2018. RPCs are more sustainable. Here's why. November 13, 2018. Beer keg manufacturer Entinox turns to Henkel for pickling process November 13, 2018. New plastic packaging tax and … [Read more...]