Reusable packaging news briefs Following the BRC ‘AA’ accreditation for Storage and Distribution which was issued to the PPS Grimsby site in January 2019, its Midlands site has matched the feat following the latest audit. The ‘AA’ grade is the highest grade available and verifies our ability to store, wash, sterilise and distribute plastic boxes, … [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...]

Peli BioThermal Opens Mexico City Network Station & Service Centre

New network station brings more convenient, flexible shipping options to the thriving hub of Latin American pharmaceutical exports Peli BioThermal, a global temperature-controlled packaging provider, has opened a new network station and service center in Mexico City, Mexico. Mexico is the second largest pharmaceutical market in Latin America … [Read more...]

Peli BioThermal Showcase Bulk Shippers at Air Cargo Europe

Experts share insight on cold chain logistics for pharmaceutical shipments as the company accelerates the expansion of its global rental program   Peli BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, will exhibit its bulk shipper solutions and expanding rental program services at Air Cargo Europe as the company … [Read more...]

IFCO SYSTEMS awarded as “Best Performer of the Circular Economy” by CONFINDUSTRIA

Rome/Munich, May 16, 2019: IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh foods, has won the award as “Best Performer of the Circular Economy” by CONFINDUSTRIA, the main association representing manufacturing and service companies in Italy. IFCO states that receiving the renowned award validates its worldwide … [Read more...]

Latest generation of award-winning Golden Hour™ technology — a smaller, lighter reusable container for transporting blood to the battlefield unveiled at key conference

Peli BioThermal Display New Golden Hour One at the 2019 Scientific Assembly (SOMSA) Tradeshow Peli BioThermal unveiled its new Golden Hour™ One at the 2019 SOMSA conference in North Carolina. The new product is a smaller-scale, nimble, reusable thermal packaging container for transporting whole blood products. With Golden Hour One, military … [Read more...]

Mercadona to automate fresh food distribution at four DC’s with Cimcorp

The supermarket chain is investing €120m in automation to enhance freshness and lengthen shelf life.    Ulvila, Finland – Manufacturer and integrator of turnkey robotic handling solutions, Cimcorp, has received its largest ever order in the intralogistics market from Mercadona, one of Spain’s leading grocery retailers. Under the … [Read more...]