Cut the Scrap! 8 Ways to Get Rid of Unwanted Pallets and Crating

Looking to get rid of unwanted pallets and packaging? You can eliminate scrap pallets or crating material quickly, and perhaps sell those unwanted pallets, with a little planning. The accumulation of scrap wood pallets, dunnage and wooden crating is a problem for many facilities. In a perfect world, you would be able to reuse the emptied … [Read more...]

New Hybrid 1012 and 1212 Bins Available from Macro Plastics

New Hybrid bins are the future of harvest, storage, and shipping solutions, says Macro Plastics (Fairfield – CA) – Macro Plastics is expanding their line of Hybrid bins. Two new ultra-durable agricultural containers have been engineered to satisfy their customers’ needs for a strong reusable harvest bin that protects their delicate produce … [Read more...]

Schoeller Allibert’s New Greenfield Factory in Belgium

Jun 21, 2018 - Schoeller Allibert Group has inaugurated its 14th production plant in the world with a very modern factory in Beringen, Belgium. It will be a model factory for all future plants of the group, according to the company. This new facility with a 6.000 m2 production hall has the biggest injection moulding machine in the Benelux region. … [Read more...]

Greif Launches New Barrier Protection Technology for IBCs

Greif, a provider of industrial packaging products and services, has introduced advanced barrier protection technology for intermediate bulk containers (IBCs). GCUBE Shield can be used for a range of marketing applications, including flavors and fragrances, paint, agrochemical, specialty chemicals and food and beverages. With improved product … [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...]

BROOKFIELD BUSINESS PARTNERS COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF CONTROLLING INTEREST IN SCHOELLER ALLIBERT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SCHOELLER GROUP

Schoeller Allibert is one of Europe's key players in the growing returnable packaging sector Update May 15, 2018. Brookfield Business Partners L.P. has announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of a controlling interest in the Schoeller Allibert Group B.V. (“Schoeller Allibert”), one of Europe’s largest … [Read more...]

Sleeve Pack and Pallet Pack Vendors

Suppliers of plastic sleeve packs, also referred to as pallet packs and pallet sleeves. are listed below. What is a sleeve pack? A sleeve pack, also known as a pallet pack, is a lightweight unit load shipping system utilized to support, store, protect, transport and merchandise unit loads of goods or materials. The sleeve pack includes a … [Read more...]

The Results Are In: Growers that Partner with CHEP and IFCO Increase Efficiency, Reduce Costs and Generate Impressive Sustainability Returns

CHEP and IFCO collaborative “fresh” supply chain solutions highlighted at Viva Fresh 2018. Leading growers Melon 1, Tanimura & Antle, Pure Flavor, Grimmway Farms, Wholesum Harvest benefit from innovative supply chain solutions. SAN ANTONIO, Texas – April 6, 2018 – The fresh food sector is experiencing phenomenal growth that requires a … [Read more...]

Macro Plastics Introduces 100% Recyclable EuroBin 1210

Returnable plastic packaging manufacturer Macro Plastics reports that it has launched the first 100% recyclable Plastic Folding Pallet bin for the automotive supply chain   The EuroBin 1210 is made from virgin polypropylene to ensure high-quality performance throughout its life cycle and is the preferred material for the … [Read more...]

Schoeller Allibert Introduces AgriMax Harvest and Storage Bin to U.S. Market

Bulk container offers 13 additional new features. Schoeller Allibert plans to launch its AgriMax harvest and storage bin for the U.S. market this summer. The bin has 13 new additional features and is 100% compatible with the existing market competitor bin. It holds 1,300 pounds and has a volume capacity of 49,603 cubic inches, … [Read more...]