Reusable Packaging News, February 9, 2016

  Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, Pallet buyers put pressure on pallet suppliers to demonstate quality assurance programs in place. David Lee to step down as CEO of PECO.  Read the Reusable Packaging News by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, February 1, 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, Polymer Logistics Announces the physical rollout of its wood grain RPC program with Walmart, IFCO announces new point of sale RPC merchandising tools, and the recycling industry starts its "Right to Reuse" campaign, aimed at changing the approach to product manufacturing to … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, January 22, 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, Polymer Logistics announces a new leader for its North American operations, Surgere discusses its new headquarters, we report on CHEP's utilization of Qlik, and more. Read the Reusable Packaging News by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, January 16, 2016

  Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, we announce Greystone's new plastic pallet deal with a pooling provider, CHEP Pallecon's achievement, a new sleeve pack from Goplasticpallets,com, and more. Read the Reusable Packaging News by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Roundup: Greystone to Supply Plastic Pallets to Pooling Provider, Aviation Industry Looks to Eliminate Air Pallet Damage

Aviation Industry Shoulders $300 Million Annual Repair Bill for Unit Load Devices There are almost one million unit load devices circulating in the aviation industry, and collectively, they cost the industry $300 million for repair. Another $100 million in damage relates to damage to aircraft on the ground from interaction with ULDs. About 60 … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, January 8, 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of Reusable Packaging News. In this issue, we explore the new reusable asset tracking technology being offered by ffly4u, the merger of Today IT with Interaxi to form Bexter, Buckhorn Inc.'s new mobile container washing service, and a new pallet line from Q-Pall. Read the Reusable Packaging news by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Closed Loop Magazine: Reusable Asset Tracking Trends; Herman Miller’s $500K Reusable Packaging Win

Welcome to the latest issue of Closed Loop Magazine. In this issue we look at: Reusable Asset Tracking Trends 2016 Under Cover: Herman Miller's Innovative Downstream Reusable Cover Program Saves $500,000 The Circular Economy and Reusables New Products Business News Sustainable Thinking To read Closed Loop, please click … [Read more...]

Shipping Pallets and Food Safety – What’s Next on the Menu?

Published June 2010, reviewed January 2016.   The food safety/pallet issue re-emerged as headline news last week with the NBCLA story entitled Can Shipping Pallets Contaminate Your Food? Reporters went to a produce market and sampled water from a mud puddle where a pallet was resting, not surprisingly finding it to be … [Read more...]

Closed Loop #2: Automotive Packaging and Asset Management Best Practices and Success Stories

Welcome to the second edition of Closed Loop Magazine, this time with coverage of automotive packaging and advice for better reusable asset management. Our regular New Products and Sustainable Thinking sections are also included. You can access it online at this link, or you can download the pdf version here.  Check out our interview with CHEP … [Read more...]

Reusable Packaging News, August 31, 2015

Click here to read the August 31, 2015 edition of the Reusable Packaging News. In this issue: 500 Million Good Reasons to Stop Asset Loss RM2 Names Jane Gorick as Director of Operations and Sales for Europe IFCO Buys Out Other Shareholders in IFCO Japan … [Read more...]