News Briefs: Surgere Offers Digital Transformation Delivered with Zero Upfront Capital Investment

Reusable packaging and pallet news briefs North Canton, Ohio – Surgere recently announced a new proactive financing option available for Automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Suppliers. As a customer-focused financial solution, their new Accelerate program bundles the company’s hardware, software, packaging, and engineering into a … [Read more...]

Greif Continues Expansion in Russia

Reusable packaging news briefs Greif, a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, has invested in a second intermediate bulk container (IBC) production plant in Russia. Strategically located on Vorsino Industrial Park in Kaluga, adjacent to Greif’s steel drum production plant, the new hi-tech, food-grade IBC facility covers … [Read more...]

Automation at Shufersal State-of-the-Art Logistics Center Leverages Polymer Logistics RPCs

Israel’s Largest Retailer Moves Products Efficiently While Protecting Product Quality and Freshness   Tampa, FL (August 1, 2019) – Shufersal, Israel’s largest retailer, recently opened a state-of-the-art, temperature-controlled logistics center in Shoham, Israel. The 550,000 square foot facility receives, stores, and redistributes … [Read more...]

Peli BioThermal Reveals 2019 Biopharma Cold Chain Logistics Survey Insights Amid Surge of Temperature-Controlled Products

Survey of key opinion leaders uncovers three key trends for biopharma — increasing quality demands, expanding distribution range and optimising total cost of ownership  Peli BioThermal, the global name in temperature-controlled packaging, surveyed key opinion leaders in the biopharmaceutical industry to better understand emerging cold chain … [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...]

Tosca Launches First RPC Custom Built for Poultry

Engineered for durability, RPC withstands weight and water, eliminating box failures ATLANTA, July 23, 2019 - Tosca (www.toscaltd.com), an innovator in reusable packaging and supply chain solutions, has announced the introduction of a breakthrough reusable plastic container (RPC) designed specifically for poultry. The Tosca poultry RPC was … [Read more...]

hoopo & Polymer Logistics Bring IoT Tracking to the Supply Chain

The combined offering enables cost-effective, smart supply chain solutions for food delivery companies LONDON, UK – hoopo, the company redefining geolocation technology with high-accuracy low-power capabilities via the Internet of Things (IoT), and Polymer Logistics (PL), a global leading provider of Retail Returnable Packaging (RRP), have … [Read more...]

LCA Shows Balanced Environmental Results for Produce Container Systems

ITASCA, IL  – The Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA) has released a new life cycle assessment (LCA) of produce packaging which shows neither corrugated containers nor reusable plastic containers (RPC), have an advantage in all environmental impact categories. The full LCA is available for download … [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...]

Peli BioThermal Launches Dublin Network Station & Service Center

Official opening of new network station offering flexible shipping options to epicenter of pharmaceutical industry and logistics hub Peli BioThermal, leading provider of temperature controlled packaging, launched its new network station and service center in Dublin, Ireland with an official opening ceremony at the facility dedicated to … [Read more...]