JumboNest® Rigid Pallet Container Offers Hygiene, Full Stacking Capability

Hygienic, fully stackable, and designed to maximize freight storage, Schoeller Allibert refers to JumboNest® as the next generation in sustainable, returnable packaging. Described as food safe, robust in design and manufactured to withstand extreme temperatures from -7°c to +40°c, it is intended for food and food processing, beverage, agriculture, … [Read more...]

Tank Holding Acquires Hoover Ferguson IBC Manufacturing Assets

Tank Holding, the parent company of intermediate bulk container (IBC) manufacturer, Snyder Industries, has acquired the IBC manufacturing assets from Hoover Ferguson, which further strengthens the company’s market position, as the leading North American manufacturer of reusable and returnable IBCs, also known as portable tote tanks used to … [Read more...]

Sales of Steel Drums Remain Concentrated in Chemical Industry

Carbon steel continues to be the preferred material, says FMI. Given the extensive utilization by chemical, petroleum, and lubricant industries for storage and shipment purposes, steel drums should continue to witness sustained sales over the following years. As suggested by a new report, the global steel drums market will progress at a steady … [Read more...]

Greif Earns Two Recognitions for Corporate Social Responsibility Performance

Reusable packaging news briefs 2020 January 16, 2020 - Greif, Inc., a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, has announced it earned two prestigious recognitions in December 2019 for its continued corporate social responsibility efforts. In its December 23, 2019 rating, MSCI recognized Greif with an “A” rating in … [Read more...]

Reusable Industrial Packaging Association Elects New Chair and Officers for 2020 – 2021

Rockville, MD. - Mr. Michael Bank, CEO, Containerbuyers, Inc. has been elected Chair of the Reusable Industrial Packaging Association. He will formally take office on January 1, 2020. Bank is a 4th generation member of the association and has been active in the group for four decades, serving on the Board, the Executive Committee and in various … [Read more...]

SSI SCHAEFER Announces Sales Agreement for Woodbridge’s Expanded Particle Foam Packaging

Schaefer Systems International, Inc., a leader in reusable packaging systems, has entered into a sales agreement with Woodbridge, a global systems solution provider of fully integrated foam products. The Packaging Systems Division within SSI SCHAEFER will act as the sales entity pursuing returnable, molded particle foam packaging opportunities and … [Read more...]

Smithers identifies key industrial packaging drivers and trends to 2024

LEATHERHEAD, Surrey, UK and AKRON, Ohio, USA – 3 October 2019 – In 2018, the world produced about $36 trillion worth of manufactured goods, almost all of which was packaged, protected and shipped in some form of industrial packaging. These industrial packaging products are key to the safe, efficient and economical transport of manufactured goods in … [Read more...]

Fresh-Lock Green Spool Program Offers Reuse, Recycling Options

Green spool program supports the sustainability efforts of brands and packagers. APPLETON, Wis. – Presto Specialty Products, an industry leader in innovation for reclosable packaging and creator of Fresh-Lock® closures, is rebooting its sustainable packaging initiative: the Green Spool Program, which provides options for spool reusability … [Read more...]

IBC Rental Business Market Players Set their Sights on Low-capital End Users, FMI Study

The global IBC rental business is projected to experience significant growth over the forecast period, due to various driving factors such as the growing demand from low-capital end-users and stringent shipping and storing regulations. A report from FMI studies the IBC rental business and provides critical insights for the forecast period … [Read more...]

Quad Sells Its Heavy-Duty Industrial Wood Crating Business Transpak to FCA Packaging

Transaction Supports Company’s Ongoing Focus on Quad 3.0 Growth Strategy SUSSEX, Wis. - Sep. 4, 2019. Quad/Graphics, Inc. announced today that it has sold its heavy-duty industrial wood crating business Transpak to FCA Packaging, a nationwide leader in the custom industrial packaging solutions space. Transpak operates a 300,000-square-foot … [Read more...]