Train Solution Reduces Emissions for Svenska Retursystem’s international transport

During the past year, Svenska Retursystem has increased the proportion of rail transport in Europe. By using trains instead of trucks, carbon dioxide emissions are reduced by about 50 percent on selected routes . "We see great potential in moving more of our transport to rail," stated Pontus Björkdahl, sustainability manager at Svenska … [Read more...]

Why Cardboard and Paper Packaging Make Sense

It will not be wrong to say that packaging makes the world go round. No product in that world doesn’t come with some sort of packaging. Though several packaging materials are being used today, cardboard or paper is one of the best out there. It has been around for decades and is found everywhere now. From the health industry to the beauty business … [Read more...]

French logistics company relies on CS1 range from Craemer

The logistics company of the fifth largest French food retail group is converting to plastic pallets for internal distribution and, as a result, is now building up its inventory of them. For the flow of goods between its 29 warehouses and the approximately 1,600 supermarkets in the chain, the freight forwarder has invested in 330,000 plastic … [Read more...]

DW Reusables responds to the drastic changes in consumer behavior by adapting beverage crates for home delivery

Sustainable (R)Ecommerce lids transform crates for the beverage industry as a solution for safe and hygienic home delivery of beverages Due to the closure of the catering industry such as restaurants and pubs, and massive cancellation of events, breweries depend on direct sales to individuals. At the same time, there’re some drastic changes … [Read more...]

ORBIS Corporation offers a sustainable, cost-efficient and space-saving alternative to drums and IBCs

The Multitank™ reusable bulk container improves packaging, storage and transportation OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — May 27, 2020 — ORBIS® Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, offers the Multitank™ reusable storage and transport container. The 400-liter conical, watertight intermediate bulk container (IBC) is designed to improve the … [Read more...]

Meals on Wheels People – IFCO Partnership Puts Meals on the Table for 8,000 Food Insecure Seniors in the Greater Portland-Vancouver Metro Area

Portland, Oregon (USA) - May 26, 2020: Meals on Wheels People, a food relief organization serving meals to food-insecure seniors in the Greater Portland region, and IFCO Systems, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, today announced IFCO is donating 600 RPCs to Meals on Wheels that will allow … [Read more...]

Paul Empson takes the helm as new GM for Bakers Basco

Transport operations specialist joins Bakers Basco in a leadership role to oversee operations and recovery efforts across the business He will spearhead further technological innovations with a goal of further reducing equipment losses and misuse London, UK – May 26, 2020 – Bakers Basco, the membership scheme set up by five of the UK’s … [Read more...]

Crystal Clear reusable displays have been validated to reduce solid waste and save time

Minimize waste generation while promoting logistics efficiencies Have you reached your waste saturation point? While the effectiveness of POS displays has been undeniable in boosting brand visibility and retail sales, success has come at a toll. Store operators and reverse logistics partners find themselves struggling to dispose of more … [Read more...]

PepsiCo renews its collaboration with IPP

The French subsidiary of the PepsiCo group is renewing its historic collaboration with the expert in the rental of pallets and boxes IPP (ex Logipal), a subsidiary of Faber Halbertsma Group. This new agreement provides for the management of a pool of 900,000 pallets for the snack division of the American giant.   With exceptional … [Read more...]

How plastic pallet company iGPS went from a startup to becoming the leading provider of sustainable plastic pallets in North America

by Melody Yuan  Pallets “are the industrial equivalent of oxygen,” according to Jonathan Victor, co-founder of Balmoral Funds, a private equity firm in Los Angeles. They are often invisible to the average person, seemingly ubiquitous and taken for granted, yet they perform an important role in the functions of daily life. Pallets are … [Read more...]