Macro Plastics Announces Membership with 1% for the Planet

(Fairfield, CA) -- Macro Plastics has joined 1% for the Planet, pledging to donate 1% of the annual sales of their Hybrid bin line to support nonprofit organizations focused on the environment. “Macro Plastics has a history of creating long-lasting, reusable products to help our customers reduce waste. Joining 1% for the Planet is another step … [Read more...]

GA Pet Food Partners delighted with large-scale plastic pallet box delivery for automated facility has just completed one of its most challenging pallet box deliveries to date, delivering a whopping 19,750 plastic pallet boxes to Europe’s leading manufacturer of own label premium dry pet foods, GA Pet Food Partners. GA approached looking for a large container that would work seamlessly in a fully … [Read more...]

Pallet Collar Business Acquired by James Jones & Sons (Pallets & Packaging) Ltd

James Jones & Sons (Pallets & Packaging) Ltd has announced the acquisition of one of the UK’s leading pallet collar manufacturers, Billington International Ltd, for an undisclosed sum. The deal will see James Jones & Sons (Pallet & Packaging) Ltd take immediate control of the Billington Group, with business operations continuing … [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...]

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...]


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...]


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...]