Schoeller Allibert Upgrades the Logistics of Automotive Parts Movement with New Magnum Optimum® 595

Specially designed for the Automotive supply chain, a unique shallow foldable large box has been developed by Schoeller Allibert: The Magnum Optimum® 595. This brand-new box increases efficiency thanks to less weight, more usable volume, improved ergonomics, and smooth design. A one-of-a-kind solution, designed to push the boundaries of containers … [Read more...]

Pira forecasts industrial packaging industry to grow by 3.2% to 2022

Exclusive data from the latest Smithers Pira market report ‘The Future of Industrial Packaging to 2022’ [] projects worldwide industrial packaging sales will be worth $52.72 billion in 2017. This value is forecast to grow across the next five … [Read more...]

EPAL Expands to Offer CP Pallets

EPAL – the largest quality assurance association for wooden load carriers in the world is introducing quality-assured EPAL chemical pallets. Licences can now be requested from EPAL for quality-assured CP pallets. Düsseldorf, 16th November 2017 – The European Pallet Association  (EPAL) will now support quality-assured EPAL CP pallets. The move … [Read more...]

ORBIS Corporation Adds Laminate-Wrapped Edge Protection to Its ORBIShield Dunnage Capabilities

 Edge wrapping enhances worker safety and part quality OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — October 25, 2017 — ORBIS Corporation, the North American leader in reusable packaging and supply chain optimization expert, has added edge wrapping to its ORBIShield® capabilities in Mentor, Ohio. This technology provides custom-designed protective dunnage to install in … [Read more...]

New website reinforces as the ‘go to’ supplier for for UK RTP needs has launched a new website. Presenting the UK’s widest selection of plastic pallets, pallet boxes and small containers, the new website provides customers with one central destination for all their returnable transit packaging (RTP) needs. Jim Hardisty, co-founder and managing director of, said: “We took … [Read more...]

TIME MAUSER Expands Footprint in India

TIME MAUSER Industries Pvt. Ltd., a joint venture of Time Technoplast and MAUSER Group, announced today that it has opened its second production site for tight head international standard steel drums and open head steel drums at its new state-of-the-art production facility in Jambusar, India. "The new site in Jambusar is a logical extension of … [Read more...]

Amatech Launches Fully Responsive New Website

Easily explore divider and partition options for various reusable packaging categories, lamination and polyurea coating choices. As well as, many other Returnable Packaging products, Site includes a comprehensive cost calculator. Amatech, Inc. has just launched its comprehensive new website. The goal of the custom reusable packaging specialist … [Read more...]

Roura Adds Gaylord Rotator Box for Safe and Efficient Material Handling

Roura, an established producer of industrial material handling equipment, has announced the expansion of their product line with a Gaylord rotator box. The rotator, which securely holds large cardboard recycling boxes and their contents, turns the transport of an unwieldy and oversized corrugated box into a safe and efficient job for forklift … [Read more...]

Returnable Packaging and Automation

Best practices for integrating reusable packaging with automated manufacturing and storage systems. Industry insider emphasizes the importance of a direct line of communication between the automation supplier and the reusable packaging provider. Mike Chiado, President of Americas for the Utz Group’s U.S. affiliate, George Utz Inc. USA gave a … [Read more...]

SSI SCHAEFER Opens New Reusable Packaging Fabrication Facility for Mexico

  The Packaging Systems Division of SSI Schaefer Systems International, a leader in reusable packaging systems, has expanded production capabilities with a new manufacturing facility in San Luis Potosi, SLP, Mexico. SSI Schaefer Packaging, SA de CV, is centrally located in Mexico and is the newest addition to SSI Schaefer Group … [Read more...]