Reusable Packaging News Briefs: DOC Finds Dumping of Imports of Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from Mexico

Reusable packaging news briefs U.S. Department of Commerce Finds Dumping of Imports of Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from Mexico WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Commerce has announced the affirmative final determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of refillable stainless steel kegs from Mexico, finding that … [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...]

Cartonplast Group consolidates its operations in Brazil

Pioneers partnership with Casa Valduga, one of the best wineries in Brazil Jacareí, Brazil  – Cartonplast Brazil (CPL) is the new service provider of reusable Plastic Layer Pads (PLPs) for transporting bottles of wine and sparkling wine of Casa Valduga.     In May, CPL Brazil initiated a pioneering partnership with Casa … [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...]

Mahou San Miguel reduced CO2 emissions from road transport by 12% in 2018 with CHEP

In 2015, the company joined CHEP's Collaborative Transport Solutions program, which allows routes to be optimized thanks to shared transport, promoting a more efficient and sustainable logistics model. Mahou San Miguel and its integrated logistics operator, Taisa Logistics, avoided emptying 300,000 km thanks to their participation in this … [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...]

Lactogal Delivers Its Products in Red in Portugal

LPR – La Palette Rouge Portugal, a division of Euro Pool Group, has signed an exclusive contract to supply pallet pooling services to Lactogal, a Portuguese agri-food company specializing in dairy products and associated products. Its extensive portfolio of fruit juice, mineral water, and dairy product brands caters to both the Spanish and … [Read more...]

Jabil Packaging Solutions Launches New Sustainable Packaging Services; Accelerates Sustainable Packaging Innovation

Launch Coincides with the World Premiere “Green Carpet” Screening of “The Sustainable Packaging Revolution: A Jabil Documentary” on June 27, 2019 Jabil Packaging Solutions (JPS), a division of Jabil Inc. (JBL), has introduced a new suite of Sustainable Packaging Services, that enable packaged goods brands to design and deliver innovative new … [Read more...]

DS Smith Plastics Introduces a Versatile Keg Pallet that fits Different Sizes & Formats of Kegs to Improve Supply Chain Efficiencies for Breweries

The complicated logistics behind the global trade in beer are getting easier thanks to the new durable pallet from DS Smith Plastics. [BILZEN-BELGIUM 25 June 2019] DS Smith Plastics, Injection Moulded Products has announced the introduction of the first European reusable pallet that can fit all types of kegs. Crucially, the new Injection … [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...]