2019 Industrial Pack Awards–an evening honoring professional excellence in the industrial pack industry

After exceeding all expectations in 2018, INDUSTRIAL PACK 2019 promises to deliver even more opportunities to network & learn from top industry leaders. Industrial Pack 2019 - Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta GA - March 27-28, 2019 Industrial Pack Awards is set for opening day, Wednesday, March 27 at 5:30 p.m. This event is certain to … [Read more...]

Stackabox® Reusable Bulk Dispensers, for Storage, Transport and Dispensing of PET Preforms, Improves Efficiencies on Production Lines

Esterform was one of the first players to notice the advantages of the Stackabox®. After they introduced the Stackabox for handling their lines of Purity Soft drinks, Esterform presented Stackabox to their customers as the standard primary packaging. Today, Stackabox bulk dispensing containers have become a common name in the world of PET … [Read more...]

Schoeller Allibert’s Magnum Optimum® 1208 Designed to Optimize Logistics, Minimize Costs

“The Magnum Optimum® 1210 range has become the worldwide automotive industry’s preferred FLC within a few years. Anticipating the trends towards smaller European standard footprint, we are now offering the Magnum Optimum® 1208.” --Ludo Gielen, Schoeller Allibert Group’s CEO.   Schoeller Allibert’s new standard foldable large container … [Read more...]

$50+ Billion Returnable Packaging Market – Global Forecast to 2023

Increased demand for returnable packaging from various end-use industries is expected to drive the overall growth of the returnable packaging market across the globe from 2018 to 2023 Dublin, Dec. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Returnable Packaging Market by Product Type (Pallets, Crates, Intermediate Bulk Containers, Drums & Barrels, … [Read more...]

Schoeller Allibert’s Combo Combo Excelsior® Wins Major European Packaging Awards

The Combo Excelsior®, Schoeller Allibert’s new standard foldable intermediate bulk container (IBC) has been awarded the Best Industrial Packaging Prize at the French G.I.S.I. Group’s “Packaging Innovation Awards” and the 2nd prize at the Dutch “Gouden Noot” Packaging Contest.   Since launch in October 2018, the Combo Excelsior®, designed for … [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...]

Contraload Launches New, Industry Leading IBC to European Pooling Market

New liquid IBC offered by Europe’s leading plastic pallet pooling provider delivers best-in-class pooling solution for industries such as food processing, ingredients, cosmetics and pharmaceutical Aartselaar, Belgium: Contraload (www.contraload.com), the European market leader in plastic pallet pooling, has announced the latest addition to … [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...]