Eric Biddiscombe Joins Polymer Logistics as Country Manager for Canada

Industry Veteran Brings Retail and Supply Expertise to Leadership Role in Canada Tampa, FL (September 18, 2018) - Polymer Logistics, a global leader in reusable packaging and merchandising systems, has announced that Eric Biddiscombe has joined the company as Country Manager, Canada. In his new role, Eric is responsible for all aspects of … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging and Pallets – News Briefs 2018

Reusable packaging and pallet news briefs DS Smith Plastics will be Showing Their Industry Leading Returnable Packaging Containers at Empack Porto 2018 DS Smith Plastics’ polypropylene collapsible and reusable containers are known for their durability, light weight and reliability to safely transport goods for any market. Empack Porto will be … [Read more...]

IFCO Announces Strong Growth in FY 2018: Achieves Revenues of More Than USD 1 Billion for the First Time

Global growth of 8 per cent, profit increase and planned separation from Brambles group positions market leader for a dynamic future as an independent company Pullach, Germany – IFCO, the leading global provider of Reusable Packaging Solutions for fresh foods, announced its financial results for the 2018 financial year, highlighting strong … [Read more...]

Brambles announces FY 2018 results: US Pallet Volumes Rebound

Results feature strong revenue growth, dividends fully funded by free cash flow and progress toward strategic objectives Brambles Highlights Sales revenue up 6% at constant currency largely reflecting strong volume growth in key CHEP pallet and IFCO RPC businesses. Price growth of one percentage point included benefits of pricing … [Read more...]

Brambles announces intention to separate its IFCO RPC business

Brambles announced last week that following a strategic review of its portfolio, it intends to pursue a separation of its IFCO RPC business through a demerger. To ensure optimal shareholder value is achieved, a sale of IFCO will also be evaluated. The separation of IFCO from Brambles will optimize shareholder outcomes and better position both … [Read more...]

Sonoco ThermoSafe and United Cargo Launch Global Partnership to Lease PharmaPort® 360 Temperature Control Bulk Shippers

Sonoco ThermoSafe and United Cargo announced a global partnership agreement for the leasing of the PharmaPort 360 temperature controlled bulk shipping container. The agreement enables pharmaceutical shippers to lease PharmaPort 360 containers directly from United Cargo. The PharmaPort 360 is a smart active container, distinguished as the only … [Read more...]

Pelican BioThermal Announces New CoolPall™ Flex Bulk Shipper System

Temperature controlled bulk pack shippers offers customizable, high performance thermal protection MINNEAPOLIS -- Pelican BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, has announced production of its newest addition to its range of bulk shippers, the CoolPall™ Flex, which is now available to purchase for the first time. The … [Read more...]

Sustainable Packaging Alternative for Meal Kit, Refrigerated Product Delivery

Only four years ago TemperPack was a garage business founded by three young friends. They were focused on developing a ‘green’ alternative to Styrofoam and quickly latched onto the meal kit industry as it began taking off. TemperPack, which has made a name for itself by developing an insulated recyclable packaging product that is … [Read more...]

Fully Automated Warehouse for Fresh Produce Relies on IFCO RPCs

Finnish retailer SOK looks to reusable containers from IFCO to help optimize its automated fulfillment system for fresh fruit and vegetables Pullach, June 7, 2018 - A unique logistics center run by SOK near Helsinki is one of the first food retail logistics centers in the world to fully automate fruit and vegetables. The center relies on … [Read more...]

IFCO Advances Digital Services for Grocery Supply Chains 

 Leading RPC pooler offering new digital capabilities and solutions at Fruit Logistica 2018 in Berlin.   Pullach, Germany, January 30, 2018 - IFCO, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh foods, has a long history of providing web-based systems which allow customers to perform all transactions electronically and … [Read more...]