Returnable packaging market worth USD 40 billion

  Returnable packaging is a packaging solution used when the transit is collected and sent back to the distribution point for further use. It consists of handheld containers, dunnage, racks, reusable pallets, and bulk containers that are efficiently and safely transported throughout the supply chain. In 2019, the total market value for … [Read more...]

How Pallet Collars Will Fit Into 2019 Industrial Packaging Trends

Pallet collars are completely on trend with the predictions for 2019 industrial packaging. It is not too difficult to figure out what is going to be trending when it comes to packaging in 2019 but many businesses do not realize how pallet collars can help to be on the forefront of those trends. What Is a Pallet Collar? A pallet collar is a … [Read more...]

Steel Drum and IBC Manufacturers Look for Expansion and Consolidation in China

  The global demand for steel drums & IBCs generated sales of US$ 13 Bn in 2018, with growth to hover at 4% mark during the next decade, according to a new study. Increasing global trade and growing proclivity to invest in efficient transportation are supporting market growth, according to the authors. Increasing focus on achieving … [Read more...]

Aurora Capital Partners Acquires Cold Chain Technologies

LOS ANGELES - Aurora Capital Partners, a leading middle-market private equity firm, has announced the acquisition of Cold Chain Technologies, a leading global provider of single-use and reusable passive thermal packaging solutions that ensure reliable shipment of temperature-sensitive materials, principally serving the life sciences supply chain. … [Read more...]

Interview with INFINEX

This Reusable Packaging News interview is with Stephan Kreidler, Sales Director of INFINEX with responsibility for business development in North America. INFINEX  is a leading manufacturer of multi directional corrugated polypropylene board, sleeves, packaging and other products.  Stephan Kreidler, can you tell us a little bit about yourself? … [Read more...]

Introduction to Sleeve Pack Shipping Systems and Vendor List

The corrugated plastic sleeve pack, also known as the pallet pack, is a form of reusable bulk container that is widely deployed in Europe. It is now also making inroads in North America as operators increasingly recognize the benefit. It provides a flexible, lower-cost approach to reusable packaging than rigid intermediate bulk containers, while … [Read more...]

Steel King Announces Shipping Racks to Safely Ship Vehicle Parts without Loss or Damage

Customizable solutions reduce freight costs by maximizing number of parts per truckload Steel King Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of material handling products and systems for improving operational efficiency, announces a diverse line of highly customizable shipping racks, ideal for reducing damage and loss when shipping fragile … [Read more...]

RPP Containers Expands and Moves to New Facility

CINCINNATI, OH -  RPP Containers®, a leading custom manufacturer, stocking distributor and recycler of reusable plastic bulk containers, has recently moved its operations into a new 123,000- square-foot headquarters located in the Evendale area of Cincinnati. Previously located at three different sites in the Cincinnati area, the new RPP … [Read more...]

Macro Plastics Named to Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers List for 2019

  Fairfield, CA—June 18, 2019 — Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Macro Plastics to the Top Green Providers list for 2019. Food Logistics’ annual Top Green Providers recognizes companies whose products, services, or exemplary … [Read more...]

ORBIS LAUNCHING NEW BEVERAGE BULK CONTAINER FOR BETTER SHIPPING EFFICIENCY

The HDMX4048-46 MaxCube® container holds more preforms per bin while offering a 14% increase in return efficiency OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — June 6, 2019 — ORBIS® Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, launched the collapsible HDMX4048-46 MaxCube® container to optimize bulk beverage shipments. Transportation costs are rising,1 and … [Read more...]