IFCO SYSTEMS awarded as “Best Performer of the Circular Economy” by CONFINDUSTRIA

Rome/Munich, May 16, 2019: IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh foods, has won the award as “Best Performer of the Circular Economy” by CONFINDUSTRIA, the main association representing manufacturing and service companies in Italy. IFCO states that receiving the renowned award validates its worldwide … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

MDI Adds Square Footage and New Employees

MDI has added 11,000 square feet and 40 new employees to its Minneapolis facility to accommodate growth in commercial sector work MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – MDI recently added 11,000 square feet to its Minneapolis facility to accommodate for growth in the commercial sector. MDI is a leader in manufacturing corrugated standard and custom plastic … [Read more...]

53 Percent Labor Savings for Grocers Using Tosca Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs)

Results of Time & Motion Study by 3rd Party Industrial Engineering Firm ATLANTA, Ga. -- Tosca, an innovator in reusable packaging and supply chain solutions for perishables, has announced the results of a Time and Motion Study for eggs. A third-party industrial engineering firm, Advantage Consulting, was commissioned by Tosca to conduct the … [Read more...]

Insulated Expanded Polypropylene Totes Ensure Fresh Food Deliveries for Major Online Supermarket Deliveries

An expanded polypropylene (EPP) tote offers outstanding insulation helping to reduce food wastage They are easy and comfortable to handle and their lightweight reduces carbon emissions and transportation costs The weekly food shop is now all about convenience. Today’s digitally connected consumers want to take punctual online home … [Read more...]

IFCO donates food to Münchner Tafel

PULLACH, GERMANY, 18. December 2018: As part of its ongoing support of food banks worldwide and a more sustainable world, IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions, yesterday donated food items to Münchner Tafel e.V.. The donations were handed over by IFCO employees and CEO Wolfgang Orgeldinger. In total, IFCO … [Read more...]

Polymer Logistics North America Leadership Announcement

Polymer Logistics, a global leader in reusable packaging and merchandising systems, announced today that Fred Heptinstall will step down as CEO Polymer Logistics North America, effective December 31 of this year. “Fred joined Polymer Logistics as CEO North America in July 2016 when the Company was launching its new wood-look RPCs,” said Gideon … [Read more...]

FILLBEE®, the Next Step in the Field of Reusable Beverage Crates with an Integrated Pack to Reduce Waste Generation

DS Smith Plastics Bilzen takes a leap forward in the sustainable development of beverage packaging by designing a returnable pack that fits inside reusable crates and can be stacked without a crate. The beverage crate industry was one of the first industries to adopt what is now known as a truly circular approach to packaging products.  The … [Read more...]

New label for CC Containers

  The label (CC TAG5) for the CC Container is of a brand new design. It was developed specifically to be used in the CC Pool and to suit the needs of the horticultural industry. The label can be read faster, more easily and accurately with various types of scanners. With a new label Container Centralen wants to reset the CC Pool for a fair … [Read more...]