RM2 Faces Cash Crunch, Appoints New CEO

Composite IoT pallet and pooling operator RM2 needs funding to continue its growth Composite pallet and pooling provider RM2 is facing a challenge to arrange new funding, according to a report in the Sunday Times. The company, which enticed investors with its high tech pallet, enhanced by sensors and IoT technologies, “has burnt through more … [Read more...]

Digi International Introduces Patented Data Logger As Part of Its SafeTemps Solution for Transporting Perishable Goods

Always-on, Smart Device-friendly Data Logger Dramatically Simplifies Use While Improving Data Capture for Supply Chain Digi International®, a leading global provider of machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, has announced the availability of its patented Digi Data Logger, a breakthrough wireless … [Read more...]

Brambles Announces Its Intention to Divest Its Recycled Pallets Business in North America

Following the completion of a strategic review, Brambles has announced that it intends to divest its non-core North American recycled whitewood pallet business, CHEP Recycled. CHEP Recycled provides a network of pallet management services in the USA and Canada that supplies and recycles over 90 million primarily whitewood pallets annually. … [Read more...]

Tosca Announces Partnership with Hollar & Greene

Tosca to Provide Reusable Plastic Containers to Support H&G’s Growing Business Tosca, an industry-leading provider of reusable packaging and supply chain solutions announced today a partnership with Hollar & Greene, the Southeast’s largest cabbage provider. Together the two organizations will enable the shipment of Hollar & Greene … [Read more...]

Deposit Systems for One-Way Beverage Containers: Global Overview (2016)

A summary of the report is also available as a YouTube video. As the problem of marine litter has steadily grown worse, there has been renewed interest in deposit return for the recovery of single-use beverage containers. Deposit return systems (DRS) are a proven tool to collect high quantities of empty beverage containers for reuse and … [Read more...]

Award Winning Beverage Crate Accommodates Diverse Beer Bottle Styles

Pooling provider finds a compromise between more than 150 beer bottle designs in the German market and the standardization needed for reusable/refillable systems to work efficiently. “What would the perfect reusable world for the beverage industry look like?” With that question Pit Klepatz, Sales Manager of Logipack Pool GmbH started his … [Read more...]

ORBIS INTRODUCES PROLIANT™, A NEW MATERIAL FOR USE IN ITS FAMILY OF FIRE-RETARDANT PLASTIC PALLETS

After a long history of providing fire-retardant plastic pallets, ORBIS has developed its own proprietary material that also is FDA-compliant ORBIS®  Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, recently developed and launched Proliant™, a fire-retardant plastic material for use in select plastic pallets. It is approved by Factory … [Read more...]

Clip Strip Corp. Announces the Innovative “Pallet Floor Protector”

Clip Strip Corp., a global leader in products for retail merchandising, is expanding its offerings beyond Point of Purchase (POP) merchandising to include store asset protection and improved pallet mobility. The company has just announced the release of its newest product, the Pallet Floor Protector. The innovative item raises pallets .35” off of … [Read more...]

Commerciale GiCap enjoys a 10% fresh produce sales boost with Market Place crates from Polymer Logistics

In a country long known for its passionate embrace of food ingredients of exceptional quality, particularly fresh produce, the Market Place crate from Polymer Logistics is quickly establishing itself as a foundational component of the Italian shopping experience. Following successful implementations at Wal-Mart and Carrefour, Commerciale GiCap, a … [Read more...]

German Sugar Producer Optimizes Pallet Handling with CHEP

Cologne, June 22, 2017 - Nordzucker, one of the leading sugar producers in Europe, is now using CHEP for its logistics processes: the supply chain supply company supplies the Nordzucker with its high-quality rental pallets. With around 3200 employees at 18 European locations, Nordzucker supplies the food industry, retailers, and consumers with its … [Read more...]