SSI SCHAEFER Announces Sales Agreement for Woodbridge’s Expanded Particle Foam Packaging

Schaefer Systems International, Inc., a leader in reusable packaging systems, has entered into a sales agreement with Woodbridge, a global systems solution provider of fully integrated foam products. The Packaging Systems Division within SSI SCHAEFER will act as the sales entity pursuing returnable, molded particle foam packaging opportunities and … [Read more...]

Five Automotive Supply Chain Disruptors and How They Impact Packaging

The automotive industry has relied on reusable packaging for part shipments for decades and as it evolves, so do the packaging requirements. With trends towards more electric sensitive parts to lithium-ion batteries, planning part packaging for new vehicle launches is more important than ever. There are several automotive disruptors at play, as … [Read more...]

Eastern Acquires a Leading Provider of Engineered Packaging for $81.7 Million

Eastern Takes Next Step Toward $100 Million EBITDA Goal With Addition of New Growth Business NAUGATUCK, Conn. - The Eastern Company has announced that it has acquired 100% of the outstanding shares of Big 3 Precision Products, Inc., a reusable packaging manufacturer, and Big 3 Precision Mold Services, Inc. (together “Big 3 Precision”) for … [Read more...]

Clip-Lok Wins ScanStar 2019 Award for Innovative Steel Racks

Clip-Lok ReRack was a ScanStar 2019 award winner for inventing a new concept in transport packaging of steel racks. The ScanStar competition is one of the major events in the Nordics. The jury saw the Clip-Lock ReRack as an intelligent and flexible construction, which is cost-effective packaging for transporting heavy-duty products. The Clip-Lok … [Read more...]

Returnable packaging market worth USD 40 billion

  Returnable packaging is a packaging solution used when the transit is collected and sent back to the distribution point for further use. It consists of handheld containers, dunnage, racks, reusable pallets, and bulk containers that are efficiently and safely transported throughout the supply chain. In 2019, the total market value for … [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...]

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...]

ORBIS Achieves ESD Association Certification

Company increases knowledge of ESD control to help protect sensitive electronic parts     OCONOMOWOC, Wis.  — ORBIS® Corporation, an international leader in reusable automotive part packaging, has received an ESD Association certification based on the company’s knowledge, experience and competency with helping customers protect … [Read more...]

GEFCO celebrates 30 years of expertise in reusable packaging for sustainable supply chains

GEFCO has just reached its 30-year milestone in providing reusable packaging solutions for major automotive and aerospace manufacturers to transport and deliver components. The Group processes approximately 130,000 containers every day in its 26 reusable packaging management centers across Europe for a green ecosystem of about 2,000 … [Read more...]

Surgere Joins Blockchain Transport Alliance

  North Canton, Ohio – Surgere has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) — a member-driven organization that shares a common mission of driving the adoption of emerging Blockchain architecture forward. BiTA is another tool that Surgere will use within their cloud-based software solution – currently delivering unprecedented … [Read more...]