CHEP Automotive wins prize in the category “Supply Chain Solutions” at the Automotive Global Awards

Automobile logistics solution for a strong inbound supply chain moves global goods flows for Ford of Europe Cologne, December 4, 2018 - CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions has won one of the prestigious Automotive Global Awards for the third year running. This year CHEP Automotive was recognized in the category "Supply Chain Solutions" with … [Read more...]

The Future Outlook For Tyre Supply Chain

Spurred on by a natural commercial rivalry, manufacturers have initiated several projects that address the issues – be that in-house or through a consultancy – because none of them wants to be seen to be behind the curve By Madhubhaskar Thiricode Madhubhaskar Thirikode is Director – Global Tyre Sub Sector, CEVA Logistics This article appears … [Read more...]

CEVA Logistics and Goodpack enter into strategic alliance to develop innovative solutions for the tyre sector

Baar, Switzerland--CEVA Logistics and Goodpack, which operates the world's largest fleet of Intermediate Bulk Containers, have agreed to extend the long-term nature of their working relationship by entering into a strategic alliance. A key driver for the alliance is both companies' desire to provide advanced digitisation and innovative solutions … [Read more...]

Knockdown Basket with Integrated Dunnage Provides Flexible Solution for Automotive Torsion Bars

Automotive/industrial packaging solution results in prevention of dunnage, improved load density and  improved return ratio and zero part damage Ultratainer Inc. is a Canadian manufacturer of returnable packaging such as collapsible and rigid wire mesh containers with a service center in Querétaro, Mexico. It was commissioned by an … [Read more...]

Updated: Pallet Thefts in Paco Caught on CCTV

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.  These are the stories. Police seize stolen fresh food trays September … [Read more...]

Bentley World-Packaging Completes Restructuring

Company focused on customers, future growth MILWAUKEE, Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After a year of major changes that began with the sale of several Pennsylvania and Ohio locations, Bentley World-Packaging – the Wisconsin-based global packaging and shipping firm – is emerging from a massive restructuring endeavor leaner and more focused on … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]