IFCO delivers on its Social Responsibility & Engagement Commitment Globally in 2019

Munich, Germany, December 19, 2019 - IFCO, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food, delivered on its social responsibility and engagement commitment in 2019, with 30,000 RPCs donated to food banks, hundreds of employee volunteer service hours in local communities and financial contributions to charitable … [Read more...]

2020 Cold Chain Forecast — Ushering in the Next Decade of Change

By Kevin Lawler, Pelican BioThermal Vice President of Sales As we cross the threshold into a new decade in 2020, it’s a time to take stock of the significant changes that transformed the pharmaceutical cold chain industry during the past decade. The years from 2010 through 2019 indelibly altered the landscape of pharmaceutical development and … [Read more...]

Fagerberg Produce & IFCO Extend Onion Packaging Partnership

Tampa, Florida, USA, December 16, 2019: IFCO, the world’s leading operator of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs), announced Fagerberg Produce of Eaton, Colorado, has agreed to extend its use of IFCO RPCs for its dry onion products through 2020. “IFCO is a great partner,” said Ryan Fagerberg, President of Fagerberg Produce.  “Their RPCs are a great … [Read more...]

IFCO wins Grands Prix BFM Business 2019

French TV station’s innovation award for midsized companies The accolade distinguishes IFCO’s technological, digital and environmental innovation resulting in continual improvements in its supply chain solutions Paris, December 11, 2019: IFCO SYSTEMS, the world’s leading supplier of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food, was … [Read more...]

Food for Life-IFCO Partnership Takes a Bite Out of Food Waste

Donated IFCO RPCs – ‘little agents of change’ -- generate an increase in rescued food donations, meals served, efficiency, sustainability for Ontario, Canada, communities Tampa, Florida, December 10, 2019:  Food for Life, a food rescue organization in Ontario, Canada, reported the number of food donations from food retailers has increased … [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...]