Einride and Svenska Retursystem collaborate around the digitization and the automation of logistics

Einride and Svenska Retursystem – a leading Swedish logistics company – will explore how digitalization and automation of the flow of goods can drive change towards a more effective and sustainable transport system. One goal is to test Einride’s self-driving, electric trucks at Svenska Retursystem’s logistics center in Västerås, Sweden. "SRS has … [Read more...]

Foldable bread basket makes bakery logistics more efficient

With collapsible bread baskets, up to 70 % space can be saved during transport and storage.   bekuplast, a container manufacturer based in Germany, has been producing plastic containers for the food industry for many years. However, the BÄKO partner not only manufactures bread baskets but also specializes in the development and … [Read more...]

Horen Foldable Crate Minimizes Life Time Washing Costs

Two of the returnable packaging industry’s most innovative companies have recently teamed up to evaluate the Horen Group’s next generation foldable plastic crate. Designer and producer of smart Returnable Transport Packaging Horen Group and developer and manufacturer of automatic cleaning and handling solutions for the RTP sector Bruel Systems … [Read more...]

Kaufland is relying on reusable packaging for fruit and vegetables throughout Europe

Reusables offer greater efficiency and sustainability, the leading retailer reports Kaufland continues to pursue its sustained commitment and relies on reusable trays in the fruit and vegetable sector instead of disposable cartons. Since 2003, the company's customers have been receiving fruit and vegetables in green reusable Euro EuroGrade … [Read more...]

Cartonplast Group Invests in Three Service Locations

Service provider responds to the increasing global demand for efficient and sustainable reusable transport packaging solutions Dietzenbach, Germany, 12 April 2019 – Cartonplast Group (CPL) is investing in three service centre locations: Dietzenbach (Headquarters), Germany - Essen, Germany - Figueira da Foz, Portugal. After three years of … [Read more...]

Liviri Introduces Reusable Home Shipping Solution for Meal Kits, Perishables

Durable, insulated, reusable packaging solution introduced for temperature control home delivery FORT COLLINS, Colo. – April 4, 2019 – Meal kit and direct-to-consumer perishable shipments are a multi-billion-dollar industry in the U.S. The vast majority of these shipments are sent in corrugated cardboard boxes, which has created food safety … [Read more...]

Sustainability Drives Egg Packaging Innovations, Plastics soon Replace Molded Fiber

In terms of revenue, the global egg packaging market is estimated to roughly land at over US$ 5.5 billion by 2019 end. In a thorough review of macro and microeconomic factors influencing the growth of the egg packaging market, the report opines that the market will expand at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period, representing a healthy … [Read more...]

ORBIS Launches New Bulk Merchandising System at PROFOOD TECH 2019

The XpressBulk® Milk Delivery System combines delivery efficiency with merchandising ease OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — March 26, 2019 — ORBIS® Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, has launched a fully reusable, retail-ready, one-touch merchandising system designed for retail deliveries. At ProFood Tech 2019, ORBIS is introducing the … [Read more...]

LPR takes delivery of 1,200 branded UPALL® protected pallets

LPR has taken delivery of 1,200 UPALL® protected wooden pallets, as the company begins a ‘real world’ trial of the innovative new UPALL® pallet guard system, developed by James Jones & Sons (Pallets & Packaging) Ltd. Major European pallet pooler LPR has taken delivery of 1,200 UPALL® protected wooden pallets, as the company begins a … [Read more...]

Squid Ink Announces CoPilot® Flex Inkjet Printing System for Egg Carton Printing

Brooklyn Park, MN – Squid Ink Manufacturing, Inc., a leading manufacturer of superior quality inks and inkjet printing equipment, introduces the new CoPilot® Flex Inkjet Printing System.  Squid Ink’s CoPilot Flex printing system is designed to print superior quality hi-resolution characters, razor-sharp text, real-time information, scannable bar … [Read more...]