Tosca Launches First RPC Custom Built for Poultry

Engineered for durability, RPC withstands weight and water, eliminating box failures ATLANTA, July 23, 2019 - Tosca (, an innovator in reusable packaging and supply chain solutions, has announced the introduction of a breakthrough reusable plastic container (RPC) designed specifically for poultry. The Tosca poultry RPC was … [Read more...]

Smart Food Packaging Market

What is Smart Food Packaging? According to the MarketsandMarkets study, the global food industry is undergoing a massive transformation in line with the changing consumer interests. One such trend that has gained attention is the concept of smart food packaging. Packaging has remained a vital aspect for food manufacturers, as it maintains the food … [Read more...]

EPAL pallets to also be marked by inkjet printing in future

EPAL has decided to allow EPAL pallets to be marked using inkjet printing – marking using branding continues to be applicable. Düsseldorf, 22 July 2019 – From 1st August 2019 inkjet printing will be permitted for marking corner and central blocks and has been included in the EPAL Technical Regulations. Until now the marking on the corner blocks … [Read more...]

Steel King Announces Shipping Racks to Safely Ship Vehicle Parts without Loss or Damage

Customizable solutions reduce freight costs by maximizing number of parts per truckload Steel King Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of material handling products and systems for improving operational efficiency, announces a diverse line of highly customizable shipping racks, ideal for reducing damage and loss when shipping fragile … [Read more...]

IBC/Bulk Container Poolers

Supplier directory for IBC and bulk container pooling, rental, management services, and tracking provision. This directory is a work in progress. Please submit your recommended changes or listings to CHEP 37564 Amrhein Road, Suite 100 Livonia, MI 48150 tel: (888) 873-2277 web: Description: CHEP … [Read more...]

IBC/Bulk Container Suppliers

Bulk containers for liquids, solids, and powders, including IBCs, bulk bins, folding large containers, sleeve packs, pallet packs, tanks, and other bulk packs.  This vendor list is available to be updated. If you have a new listing to include in this list, or changes to an existing listing, please contact or post at … [Read more...]

RPP Containers Expands and Moves to New Facility

CINCINNATI, OH -  RPP Containers®, a leading custom manufacturer, stocking distributor and recycler of reusable plastic bulk containers, has recently moved its operations into a new 123,000- square-foot headquarters located in the Evendale area of Cincinnati. Previously located at three different sites in the Cincinnati area, the new RPP … [Read more...]

NWPCA Sponsors the PCR to Benchmark Environmental Performance of Wooden Pallets

July 16, 2019 –   UL has announced the publication of the first-ever Product Category Rules (PCR) for wooden pallets. The PCR may be used to benchmark the environmental impacts of wooden pallets, and sets a new precedent for life cycle assessments for pallets made from other materials. Product Category Rules (PCRs) are a set of requirements and … [Read more...]

Conner Industries Acquires RoseMill Packaging Resources

FORT WORTH, Texas - Conner Industries, Inc., a leading provider of lumber, industrial wood crates & pallets, and packaging solutions, has announced the acquisition of RoseMill Packaging Resources, LLC (“RoseMill”), an industrial packaging company based in Lewisburg, TN. RoseMill is a rapidly growing and profitable provider of industrial … [Read more...]

ORBIS Receives Accolades from Inbound Logistics and Food Logistics Publications for Environmental Sustainability Performance

ORBIS ® Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, has recently received recognition from two leading publications. One of them is Inbound Logistics, which named it as an Inbound Logistics 2019 G75 Green Supply Chain Partner. This award recognizes 75 companies that are committed to developing products or services to help increase … [Read more...]