Brookfield to buy 75% controlling stake in Schoeller Allibert

Schoeller Allibert is one of Europe's key players in the growing returnable packaging sector Brookfield Business Partners L.P., together with institutional partners (collectively "Brookfield"), have entered into an agreement to acquire a 75% controlling interest in the Schoeller Allibert Group B.V., one of Europe's largest manufacturers of … [Read more...]

Polymer Logistics Makes a Stand for Improved Customer Experience and Merchandising Promotional Flexibility

A new generation of merchandising display stands is lightweight, easy to assemble and disassemble and include a hidden storage space for crates and merchandise.   09 January 2018 – Polymer Logistics’ culture of innovation continues. Following the success of its Wood Look Stand and RPC merchandising systems – selected worldwide by … [Read more...]

Wiers Farm-IFCO Collaboration Provides American Families with Safe, Affordable, Healthy Food

10-Year Partnership Nets Greater Efficiency, Cost-Savings and Sustainability Tampa, Florida – December 20, 2017: The ten-year partnership between Wiers Farm, a family-owned produce farm in Willard, Ohio, and IFCO, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, has delivered tangible economic and … [Read more...]

Brambles recognized as one of the six global leaders in fighting supply-chain deforestation

Sydney, Australia – 27 November 2017 – Brambles, the global supply-chain logistics company operating in more than 60 countries, primarily through the CHEP and IFCO brands, has been awarded a position on this year’s Forests A List by CDP, the global environmental disclosure platform. The Forests A List for 2017 is comprised of six global companies … [Read more...]

New Beer Crate Generates Brand Awareness

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9.5 Billion IFCO RPC Trips Have Generated $5.2 Billion in Customer Savings

25th Anniversary Data Confirms RPCs Reduce Labor Costs, Food Waste and Environmental Impact IFCO Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) have generated $5.2 billion in supply chain savings since the company was founded in 1992, according to new data released by the company. The cost-savings come from reduced labor and handling costs, reduced … [Read more...]

Eco Pack Unveils Next Stage of Produce Containers

New shipping container with easily assembled reusable frame is designed specifically to help suppliers and retailers reduce costs, improve hygiene and increase efficiencies New Orleans: Eco Pack Systems, a groundbreaking maker of transport packaging, is rolling out its new low-weight container solution to the US market. The new container, … [Read more...]

CHEP Invests More Than £2 Million in State of the Art Automation at South Ockendon Service Center in the UK

In response to the rapidly evolving needs of its extensive customer base in the South-East region   CHEP UK & Ireland, the supply chain solutions company, has opened a new state-of-the-art pallet repair and service center facility in South Ockendon, near Thurrock, in Essex, United Kingdom. The new facility stands on the existing … [Read more...]

Funds advised by Apax Partners to acquire Tosca Services

Funds advised by Apax Partners (“Apax Funds”) have announced a definitive agreement to acquire Tosca Services, LLC (“Tosca”), a leading provider of supply chain solutions and reusable packaging to the perishable markets of protein, eggs, produce and cheese.  Existing shareholders will retain a minority ownership position in the company. The … [Read more...]

Returnable packaging partners are conscious choice for sustainable future

  Euro Pool System (EPS) and La Palette Rouge (LPR) are celebrating their 25th anniversary together Two divisions, each with the same year of birth, are sharing their expertise in the area of packaging pooling. EPS has become the standard packaging in the European fresh and packaged foods supply chain with its reusable and folding trays. … [Read more...]