Brambles’ 1Q trading update: sales revenue growth of 5%

Sydney – 10 October 2019: Brambles Limited has reported sales revenue from continuing operations of US$1,159.0 million for the first three months of the financial year ending 30 June 2020 (FY20), representing an increase of 5% at constant FX rates and an increase of 2% at actual FX rates. The difference between actual and constant FX growth … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging Association Introduces New Leadership Team

Michael Wasson, Tosca, Takes the Helm as Chairman of the Board The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) has announced that Michael Wasson, Chief Operating Officer of Tosca, is the new Chairman of the Board of Directors.  The RPA Board appointed Mr. Wasson to the role of chairman following his service to the organization as vice … [Read more...]

Enduring Standard – EUR Pallet Celebrates 50 Years

This story appeared in June 2011 The standardised European EUR pallet, a well-known and integral part of the international logistics and goods distribution system, celebrated its 50th anniversary on Wednesday 11 May during the Transport Logistic trade fair in Munich where it was the subject of a dedicated forum organised by Gütegemeinschaft … [Read more...]

Our IBC/Bulk Container/Sleeve Pack/Tank Vendor Directory Is Live. Are You Listed?

        Dear readers, After months of hollow promises and procrastination, I'm finally taking another step toward creating a supplier list/directory for IBC/bulk reusable container/bulk bin and tank vendors as well as suppliers of related products (liners, base heaters, etc.) and services (rental, management, … [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...]

2019 Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award: Call for Applications

Program recognizes implementation of reusable transport packaging solutions Awards will be presented to both for-profit and non-profit organizations Submission deadline is June 15, 2019 Tampa, FL (April 3, 2019). Applications for the 8th annual Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) Excellence in Reusable Packaging award are now being … [Read more...]

ISPM 15 News: Timber Product Inspection Acquires Stafford Inspection

ISPM 15 Regulatory, Inspection and Compliance News for the International Shipment of Solid Wood Packaging Material   February 4, 2019 Timber Products Inspection, Inc. (TP) has announced that effective January 31, 2019, they have entered into an agreement to acquire Stafford Inspection & Consulting Services, LLC. (Stafford) … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging and Pallet News From Around the Web

Pallet and Reusable Packaging Headline Roundup From Around the Web November 21, 2018. Curiosity and Lots of Pallets Generate Success at Prime Woodcraft November 13, 2018. Beer keg manufacturer Entinox turns to Henkel for pickling process November 13, 2018. New plastic packaging tax and what this means for plastic pallets November 13, 2018. Lidl … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News and Update

  Reusable Packaging News is the only monthly e-magazine dedicated to reporting the latest in pallet and reusable packaging trends and news. To subscribe, click on the link to a recent issue. To subscribe to the Reusable Packaging Update e-blast, follow this link. Latest issues of the Reusable Packaging News: October … [Read more...]

CHINA MERCHANTS GROUP ACQUIRES LOSCAM

This article appeared in 2010. The Board of Loscam is pleased to announce that Hong Kong based China Merchants Group has completed the acquisition of Loscam. Loscam is a leading pallet pooling company with strong market position in Australia and other Asian countries, including Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, the Philippines, Hong Kong, … [Read more...]