Plastic Pallet Options Include Rackable, Stackable or Nestable – and More

What are the options you require for your plastic pallet application? Purchasers of plastic pallets will have a wide variety of nestable, rackable and stackable pallets to choose from, depending upon the style that best fits their needs, not to mention a vast array of other options. Let's take a closer look. Nestable pallets or skids are so … [Read more...]

Choosing the Best Pallet Color

Color, Pallet and Pooling - Factors to Consider in Picking Pallet Color The color of a pallet remains an important consideration for any pallet pool. Just ask CHEP or other pallet and reusable packaging pools around the world that utilize specific colors to promote better control of their inventories. Pallet pools use a variety of basic … [Read more...]

Global Grocery Markets Forecast to Create $1.9 Trillion Opportunity by 2023

The leading 20 global grocery markets are set to generate an additional US$1.9 trillion in sales, growing by 28% between 2018 and 2023, new forecasts from global research organisation IGD predict. IGD’s forecast anticipates: Nearly half (44%) of the extra sales will be created in Asia, which will add more than Africa, Europe and Latin … [Read more...]

Packaging Industry Shifting Away from BPA to Metal will Bolster Applications of Metal Packaging Coating  

The packaging industry is one of the foremost industrial sectors to give birth to the throwaway culture, which is responsible for the damages caused by millions of tons of waste produced each year. As a result, growing concerns about environment have given rise to sustainability trends in the packaging industry, thereby boosting the adoption of … [Read more...]

RFID Enables Real-Time Warehouse Visibility for World’s Largest Men’s Accessory Company

MSM Solutions improves logistics and warehousing at Randa’s Fulfillment Center in Reno Nevada Memphis, Tenn. — December 11, 2018— MSM Solutions, a global provider of RFID and barcode solutions, implemented an RFID tracking solution for real-time inventory management at the world’s largest men’s accessory company, Randa, in their Reno Nevada … [Read more...]

Ocean Mist Farms Selects Zest Fresh To Optimize Freshness Management

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Zest Labs, an AgTech company modernizing the post-harvest fresh food supply chain, has announced that Ocean Mist Farms, a supplier of a full line of premium, fresh vegetables from multiple growing regions throughout California, Arizona and Mexico, is utilizing Zest Fresh™ to automate data collection on the condition of its … [Read more...]

Transportation Predictions For 2019-20

Big data to drive smart infrastructure investment, attunement of smart city technologies Transportation has been on a transformative tear for the past few years, boosting the use of digital platforms to do more for shippers, carriers, logistics companies and other stakeholders. Here are a few ideas on what we should expect in 2019 and 2020 … [Read more...]

IGD: UK SHOPPERS SET TO SPEND £21.6BN ON THEIR FOOD AND GROCERIES THIS CHRISTMAS

The UK grocery market is set to experience 2.4% growth this Christmas, with shoppers predicted to spend £21.6bn over the festive period, according to the latest forecast from research organisation IGD. With nearly half (48%) of shoppers agreeing that food and drink is the most important part of Christmas Day, grocery has a key role to play on … [Read more...]

Pallet Pooling in Real Time: Over 40 Years Service and Continued Technology Leadership for Japan Pallet Rental

Japan Pallet Rental. (This story first appeared in February 2017.) With a pool of over 8.5 million pallets, Japan Pallet Rental Corporation is the leading pallet rental provider in Japan. And while it was launched as wood pallet rental service back in 1971, it began introducing plastic pallets in 2000. Today, plastic pallets encompass over 65% … [Read more...]

Plastic Pallet Buyers Guide: Supplier List

Are you looking for a plastic pallet vendor? A first step is to consider the challenges you face in your supply chain application and understand the options that best fit your needs. Here is a list of plastic pallet suppliers that will help expedite your search. As word of caution, while Pallet Buyers Guide has relationships with several of … [Read more...]