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...]

AIPIA China: Unlocking the Advantages of Active & Intelligent Packaging for the Chinese Market

The up-coming AIPIA China Summit (Shanghai 18-19 July) sets out clearly the advantages of Active & Intelligent Packaging technologies for many sectors of Chinese manufacturing. The event is co-organised by AIPIA, the Active & Intelligent Packaging Industry Association, and Prime Business Consulting, AIPIA’s representatives in China. The … [Read more...]

CHEP Australia Signs Partnership with Landcare Australia to address Sustainability Challenges to Land and Water Assets

CHEP Australia has signed a partnership with Landcare Australia to make a significant contribution to the sustainability and productivity of Australia’s valuable land and water assets. The new partnership will deliver a number of strategic projects that create value for CHEP’s supply chain partners, the environment and regional communities. … [Read more...]

Horen Foldable Crate Minimizes Life Time Washing Costs

Two of the returnable packaging industry’s most innovative companies have recently teamed up to evaluate the Horen Group’s next generation foldable plastic crate. Designer and producer of smart Returnable Transport Packaging Horen Group and developer and manufacturer of automatic cleaning and handling solutions for the RTP sector Bruel Systems … [Read more...]

Global Wood Packaging Website Launched

  March 8, 2019 – A collaboration of allied wood packaging organizations and representatives from around the world are proud to announce a new website launch, globalwoodpackagingforum.org. The Global Wood Packaging Forum website offers a clean, modern design, easy navigation, and helpful tools and resources for wood packaging professionals … [Read more...]

India-Based Automotive Packaging Supplier Seeks Joint Venture Partnership and Investors

Stacus Solutions – An India based company with business lined up worth USD 5.5 million looking for Joint Venture Partnership and Investors for their Domestic and Intercontinental flows.   Started in 2017 by an aspiring team with the combined experience of over 50 years in the packaging and logistics industry, the group formed a … [Read more...]

IBC Liners Market Will hit at a CAGR of 5.0% from 2018 to 2028

    Global IBC (intermediate bulk containers) liners consumption will lead to a market valuation of over US$ 1 billion towards the end of 2028, according to a new analytical study by Future Market Insights (FMI). The global market for IBC liners has been projected to expand at a promising CAGR of 5% during the 10-year forecast … [Read more...]

Why Coles decided in favor of WITRON

Australian food retailer to build two ambient automated logistics centers with WITRON Major Australian retail company Coles has selected WITRON to deliver two new ambient distribution centers as part of a supply chain modernisation program that will improve availability for customers while lowering costs. Coles and WITRON have now executed … [Read more...]

Reusable Pallet Containment Nets: an Interview with Gary Priestley of Gaprie

Reusable Packaging News recently reached out to Gary Priestley, the owner and director of Gaprie™. In 2018, the company launched its latest product, P.C. Nets, an innovative and simple-to-use reusable pallet containment system that eliminates the need for plastic stretch or shrink wrap.   RPN: What’s important to know about Gaprie, the … [Read more...]

Loscam restructures to support growth, introduces new strategic shareholders

Dr. Wang Hong, Executive Vice President of China Merchants Group (“CMG”) and the Chairman of Sinotrans Ltd. (“Sinotrans”) have announced that the restructuring of state-owned enterprises mixed ownership reform for China Merchant Loscam has successfully been completed with the introduction of two new strategic shareholders, CITIC Capital Holdings … [Read more...]