Automation at Shufersal State-of-the-Art Logistics Center Leverages Polymer Logistics RPCs

Israel’s Largest Retailer Moves Products Efficiently While Protecting Product Quality and Freshness   Tampa, FL (August 1, 2019) – Shufersal, Israel’s largest retailer, recently opened a state-of-the-art, temperature-controlled logistics center in Shoham, Israel. The 550,000 square foot facility receives, stores, and redistributes … [Read more...]

Cartonplast Group consolidates its operations in Brazil

Pioneers partnership with Casa Valduga, one of the best wineries in Brazil Jacareí, Brazil  – Cartonplast Brazil (CPL) is the new service provider of reusable Plastic Layer Pads (PLPs) for transporting bottles of wine and sparkling wine of Casa Valduga.     In May, CPL Brazil initiated a pioneering partnership with Casa … [Read more...]

DS Smith Takes Steps to Make Its Reusable Crate Molding Process More Eco-Friendly

DS Smith Plastics’ Injection Moulding Business contacted Eco-Point BVBA to develop a safe and ecological alternative for the thinner used to remove ink during the screen printing of crates The beverage crates industry is one of the first to adopt what we now call a truly circular approach to packaging products. As an expert in the production … [Read more...]

Double-digit growth to push world digital printing for packaging market to $31.6 billion in 2024

LEATHERHEAD, Surrey, UK and AKRON, Ohio, USA – 29 July 2019 – In 2019 the total market value of all digital packaging and label printing is $18.9 billion. The digital print market has more than doubled over the past five years in value and print volume, making digital packaging the most dynamic and fastest-growing part of the print market as … [Read more...]

Steel Drum and IBC Manufacturers Look for Expansion and Consolidation in China

  The global demand for steel drums & IBCs generated sales of US$ 13 Bn in 2018, with growth to hover at 4% mark during the next decade, according to a new study. Increasing global trade and growing proclivity to invest in efficient transportation are supporting market growth, according to the authors. Increasing focus on achieving … [Read more...]

Menasha Corporation Publishes 9th Annual Social Responsibility Report

  Menasha Corporation has published its ninth annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report, highlighting the company’s environmental, social and governance performance during the calendar year 2018. The report includes updates on GHG emissions, water use, waste, safety, certifications, and acquisition and expansion … [Read more...]

Peli BioThermal Reveals 2019 Biopharma Cold Chain Logistics Survey Insights Amid Surge of Temperature-Controlled Products

Survey of key opinion leaders uncovers three key trends for biopharma — increasing quality demands, expanding distribution range and optimising total cost of ownership  Peli BioThermal, the global name in temperature-controlled packaging, surveyed key opinion leaders in the biopharmaceutical industry to better understand emerging cold chain … [Read more...]

Robert Holliger re-elected President of EPAL

  Düsseldorf, 25th July 2019 – On 28th June in Toulouse, France, the General Assembly of the European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) unanimously confirmed the appointment of the incumbent President, Robert Holliger, and the whole EPAL Board, for a further three years in office. Robert Holliger is a founding member of EPAL and since 2010, has … [Read more...]

UK Food-to-Go Sector to Grow 26.4% by 2024

Channel set to experience double the growth of wider UK food and grocery market, sets stage for focus on reusable supply chain packaging. The UK food-to-go market is forecast to be worth £23.4bn by 2024, up from £18.5bn in 2019, growing by 26.4%. According to new research from IGD, the channel is set to experience double the growth of the wider … [Read more...]

Interview with INFINEX

This Reusable Packaging News interview is with Stephan Kreidler, Sales Director of INFINEX with responsibility for business development in North America. INFINEX  is a leading manufacturer of multi directional corrugated polypropylene board, sleeves, packaging and other products.  Stephan Kreidler, can you tell us a little bit about yourself? … [Read more...]