LPR & Sofidel: Satisfying demand in a pandemic

LPR case study Meeting customer need during a pandemic is a situation most hope to never find their business in. Add to that, the product was among those most in-demand and you have a perfect storm. Sofidel Group has been operating for over 50 years and produces more than one million tonnes of paper every year. It is a world leader in the … [Read more...]

LPR is the first logistics company in Portugal to obtain the Global Safe Site seal

LPR - La Palette Rouge (LPR), a division of the Euro Pool System Group, is the first company in the logistics sector in Portugal to obtain the Global Safe Site seal, a certification issued by Bureau Veritas. This certification is assigned to establishments that fulfill all the established requirements, ensuring that disinfection and cleaning … [Read more...]

Frank Bozzo appointed VP and GM of CHEP Canada, Company Awarded Platinum Sustainability Rating

Promotion follows Paola Floris’s move to President of CHEP Latin America EcoVadis Awards CHEP Canada Platinum Sustainability Rating TORONTO – CHEP, a Brambles company and a global leader in supply chain solutions, has promoted Frank Bozzo to Vice President and General Manager of its Canadian business. This follows the appointment of Paola … [Read more...]

PECO Pallet Keeps Its “Green Streak” Alive

July 7, 2020 (Irvington, NY): For the ninth year in a row, PECO Pallet was recognized for its ongoing commitment to environmental sustainability and selected as a Green 75 Supply Chain Partner by Inbound Logistics magazine. PECO is profiled in the June 2020 issue as one of the top 75 companies in supply chain sustainability. PECO Pallet’s core … [Read more...]

hoopo Launches Mobile Access Points

Expanding the possibilities for low-power tracking across the supply chain Hub and spoke approach strengthens the business case for IoT tracking of lower-cost assets such as pallets and containers hoopo Systems Ltd., a provider of low-power tracking solutions, has launched its novel Mobile Access Point (Mobile AP) for customers in the … [Read more...]

Reusable Pallet Lid System Boosts Operations Productivity, Reduces Plastic Wrap Usage by 47%

Penguin Random House was looking for a way to reduce their single-use plastic wrap usage when they came across the Pallet Lid from Loadhog. Penguin found that the Pallet Lid provided dramatic efficiency gains. On average it was taking Penguin 3 minutes to stretch wrap one pallet. With the Pallet Lid they have managed to reduce that down to 20 … [Read more...]

48forty Solutions Named a Top Green Supply Chain Partner by Inbound Logistics

48forty Solutions, North America’s largest white wood pallet management services company in North America, has been named a Green Supply Chain Partner for 2020 by Inbound Logistics magazine. 48forty Solutions, North America’s largest white wood pallet management services company in North America, has been named a Green Supply Chain Partner … [Read more...]

Trienda Introduces Plastic Pallet to Prevent Damage to FIBC Loads

Trienda has developed a new plastic pallet to optimize the shipment of palletized FIBCs or SuperSaks Bulk bags – also known as flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBC) or SuperSaks, were introduced back in the 1950s.  Usage of FIBCs in the US became heavy during the 1980s. Early primary applications included cement and hazardous … [Read more...]

100% Recycled Plastic in New Pallet for Systembolaget’s Brewery Flows

Swedish Return System and Sweden's Breweries have entered into a new agreement to intensify their cooperation. The agreement is about creating control and efficiency in distribution to and from Systembolaget as well as introducing a new pallet made of 100 percent recycled plastic. Systembolaget is the governmental company that has a statutory … [Read more...]

Tosca Continues to Expand Rapidly in Reusable Packaging Pooling Space, Acquires Contraload

The acquisition expands Tosca's capabilities to service the entire supply chain - first mile through last-mile delivery Addition of Contraload will enhance Tosca's geographic and product diversification Tosca, a leading reusable packaging pooling provider, has agreed to acquire Contraload NV, a leader in plastic pallet pooling in the United … [Read more...]