Returnable Totes Offer Sustainable Solution for Auto Parts Transport

  Automotive packaging: reusability, durability, lightweight and ergonomic properties make reusable plastics totes the chosen alternative for closed-loop supply chains. A leading tier-one supplier in the automotive industry was in search of a returnable packaging solution to transport steering wheels for an exclusive German automotive … [Read more...]

Surgere names Dana McBrien to Lead AutoSphere Community of OEMs and Suppliers

Surgere®, industry leader in providing digitized visibility and control in the automotive supply chain, has announced the appointment of automotive supply chain veteran Dana McBrien as Guiding Architect for the AutoSphereTM, the company's digital supply chain platform now uniting five major automakers and a growing number of their … [Read more...]

Polypropylene Woven Bags & Sacks Market: Focus Shifts to Emerging Nations as U.S. and Europe Saturate

by Shambhu Nath- Senior Research Consultant Mr. Shambhu Nath with an experience nearing a decade, has helped over 50 large and medium to small business enterprise to foray into new markets, increase footprint in the existing bucket and understand the nature of the beast. These beasts are the companies that have been primarily engaged in chemicals, … [Read more...]

Pallet and Container Thefts Lead to Jail Terms and Millions in Restitution

Pallet and plastic container theft: whether the postal system, automotive parts movement or grocery industry, and whether America or Europe, pallets and containers are being specifically being targeted by criminals, or at least falling into their lap.  All of these files could be described as being crimes of opportunity. These are the … [Read more...]

Paper Based Automotive Packaging Solution for Windshields

Smurfit Kappa worked with global transport provider Scania to replace some of the materials used in its supply chain with fully recyclable paper-based packaging solutions. The packaging leader was working with the ‘Scania Parts Logistics’ division which is responsible for the distribution of all Scania parts. Scania has a complex supply chain with … [Read more...]

ORBIS® CORPORATION REORGANIZES CUSTOM MANUFACTURING FACILITIES

Changes to manufacturing facilities; sales and design centers expanding OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — June 4, 2018 — ORBIS® Corporation, a subsidiary of Menasha Corporation, has announced several changes in its custom business locations today. ORBIS’ custom packaging business unit designs and fabricates custom protective dunnage, racks with dunnage and other … [Read more...]

Automotive Parts Packaging Market – Growing Preference for Disposable Packaging and Flexible Packaging to Trend in Market Says Report

Global automotive parts packaging market to reach $10 Billion by end of 2027. According to the latest market report published by Transparency Market Research titled “Automotive Parts Packaging Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2017-2027,” the disposable packaging segment will remain the largest contributor … [Read more...]

ORBIS Corporation Adds Laminate-Wrapped Edge Protection to Its ORBIShield Dunnage Capabilities

 Edge wrapping enhances worker safety and part quality OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — October 25, 2017 — ORBIS Corporation, the North American leader in reusable packaging and supply chain optimization expert, has added edge wrapping to its ORBIShield® capabilities in Mentor, Ohio. This technology provides custom-designed protective dunnage to install in … [Read more...]

Driving innovative automotive packaging with new plant in Poland

  Thursday 14th September 2017 saw the official opening of a new Specialty Packaging Plant in Kielce, Poland. The 5,000 sqm facility includes a production and office area and was built in just seven months. The associated overall outlays amounted to approx. PLN 10 m (€2.3m). The investment will expand production capacity for DS Smith and … [Read more...]

New website reinforces Goplasticpallets.com as the ‘go to’ supplier for for UK RTP needs

Goplasticpallets.com has launched a new website. Presenting the UK’s widest selection of plastic pallets, pallet boxes and small containers, the new website provides customers with one central destination for all their returnable transit packaging (RTP) needs. Jim Hardisty, co-founder and managing director of Goplasticpallets.com, said: “We took … [Read more...]