Cut the Scrap! 8 Ways to Get Rid of Unwanted Pallets and Crating

Looking to get rid of unwanted pallets and packaging? You can eliminate scrap pallets or crating material quickly, and perhaps sell those unwanted pallets, with a little planning. The accumulation of scrap wood pallets, dunnage and wooden crating is a problem for many facilities. In a perfect world, you would be able to reuse the emptied … [Read more...]

Plastic Pallets Provide Egg-cellent Solution for Fragile Deliveries

    Transporting fragile goods safely can be a challenge at the best of times but Steven Rimmer Eggs has cracked it thanks to the plastic pallets supplied by Each week Steven Rimmer Eggs delivers 65,000 weight-graded, quality checked eggs direct from the farm in its refrigerated delivery vans throughout … [Read more...]

CHEP Helps Social Startup Achieve Supply Chain Success

share foods turns to pooling leader for reliable pallet supply Cologne, July 12, 2018 - With its launch on March 12, 2018, the social start-up share foods got off to a brilliant start. Although the path to the supermarket shelf for founders is usually rocky, share's sustainable food and care products proved successful from the first day of … [Read more...]

Promotion bolsters’s sales team has recently promoted one of the company’s longest standing sales representatives, Dan Starnes, to the role of Sales Manager. He is based at the Eastbourne Head Office. Dan joined the company in 2004, when he was just 17 years old, initially working as a fork-lift truck driver, before joining the small sales team in 2005. … [Read more...]

NextPallet™: New Hybrid Wood-Corrugated Pallet Poised for Debut

  Gaynes Labs has completed testing on the new hybrid wood-corrugated NextPallet™ supporting 2400 lbs. At just 26.5 lbs., the heavyweight version of the NextPallet hauls and racks like much heavier wood pallets (See test results). Start-up NextPallet expects lightweight and standard versions will weigh between 15-19 lbs. "The basic … [Read more...]

Polymer Logistics Recognised for Supply Chain Excellence – Best Service Provider

Polymer Logistics wins at FreshAwards 2018 for the deployment of its Cleanpal polypropylene pallet in the fresh produce supply chain 19 June  2018  – Polymer Logistics, a leading international provider of ‘One-Touch/Retail Ready Packaging (RRP)’ Solutions,  has been named a winner at FreshAwards 2018 in Supply Chain Excellence as best … [Read more...]

EPAL CP pallets: Trials at leading global polymer manufacturer, Covestro

Materials manufacturer, Covestro Deutschland AG starts first trial with 5,000 quality-tested EPAL CP pallets at European locations Covestro is set to be the first large chemicals producer to trial EPAL's newly licensed CP Pallet range. Covestro is planning to deploy the new independently tested EPAL CP pallets as their load carriers of … [Read more...]

Paper and Corrugated Cardboard Pallet Buyers Guide and Suppliers List

Paper pallets, including corrugated cardboard pallets and honeycomb, are valued for a number of attributes, including ISPM-15 compliance, sanitation, their light weight and ease of recycling. Because they are so easily recycled, they provide an alternative to reusable pallets where reverse logistics is a challenge. They are great for one-way … [Read more...]

End Shrink Wrap Expense by Using Reusable Pallet Wraps, Bands and Straps

Reusable wrap systems for palletized products can eliminate the cost of shrink wrap and stretch wrap, reduce solid waste, and provide better product protection. If you feel dizzy from the rising cost of stretch wrap, or the awkward ergonomics of hand wrapping stretch film to a pallet load, you are not alone. And Workers Comp claims that can … [Read more...]

Sonoco to Acquire Conitex Sonoco Joint Venture

Establishes Leadership in Global Paper-based Engineered Textile Carriers   HARTSVILLE, S.C., May 29, 2018 - Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, reports signing a definitive agreement to acquire the remaining 70 percent interest in the joint venture of Conitex Sonoco for approximately $133 million in … [Read more...]