FEFPEB Congress explores wooden pallets and packaging to 2030

The FEFPEB Congress took place in Maastricht, the Netherlands, exploring wood packaging and pallet industry prospects to 2030. Maastricht, the Netherlands - Almost 25 years ago the Treaty of Maastricht was signed, noted Rob van Hoesel, President FEFPEB, “charging the European Union in higher gear: expanding of EU member states and the … [Read more...]

LPR eliminates empty kilometers with U Log

By pooling their transport flows, the European pallet-pooling specialist LPR-La Palette Rouge (Euro Pool Group) and the logistics company U Log (System U Group) have reduced their transport needs by nearly 28,000 km in a little less than a year. In the framework of its CSR policy, LPR confirms its determination to work with its customers in … [Read more...]

Top 5 Vendors in the Corrugated Pallets Market From 2017 to 2021

Technavio has announced the top five leading vendors in their recent global corrugated pallets market report. This research report also lists six other prominent vendors that are expected to impact the market during the forecast period. The global corrugated pallets market is expected to witness a substantial growth rate during the forecast … [Read more...]

EPAL: Safety first now for chemical pallets too

EPAL – the largest quality assurance association for wooden load carriers in the world is introducing quality-assured EPAL chemical pallets. Licences can now be requested from EPAL for quality-assured CP pallets. Düsseldorf, 16th November 2017 – With the maxim “the chemistry is right”, the European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) is launching the … [Read more...]

Range International Appoints New CFO and Head of Product Development

Appointment of new CFO and new Head of Product Development Range International Limited, the manufacturer of Re>Pal™  recycled plastic pallets, has made two new executive appointments. Evasio Barbero has assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer effective 6 November 2017, with Geoff Walker to remain available to the business to facilitate a … [Read more...]

The military precision at the front line of pallet repair and repatriation

Pooling Partners creates nine jobs by supporting Britain’s Bravest Manufacturing Company Logistics is a military term applied to the world of commerce, but its meaning has come full circle as former soldiers now form the front line of the supply chain through the repair and repatriation of millions of re-usable wooden pallets for Pooling … [Read more...]

BXB Digital Looks to Help Move Businesses into the Digital Supply Chain Era

  Pilots are underway towards the growth of BXB Digital’s Scalable Solution Today’s supply chains are characterized by high expectations and little tolerance for exceptions. BXB Digital says it is combining physical assets such as pallets with sensors and digital solutions to help customers move from siloed, inefficient operations to … [Read more...]

TIMCON AGM: Irish Government backs forest-based industry success, expert believes Brexit unlikely to go ahead

Irish government minster Mary Mitchell O’Connor told members of the wooden pallet and packaging sector that Ireland’s successful forest based sectors can expect continued growth in the future. Speaking at the agm of the Timber Packaging & Pallet Confederation (TIMCON), held in Dublin at the beginning of September, O’Connor, Minister of State … [Read more...]

CHEP Invests More Than £2 Million in State of the Art Automation at South Ockendon Service Center in the UK

In response to the rapidly evolving needs of its extensive customer base in the South-East region   CHEP UK & Ireland, the supply chain solutions company, has opened a new state-of-the-art pallet repair and service center facility in South Ockendon, near Thurrock, in Essex, United Kingdom. The new facility stands on the existing … [Read more...]

Tanimura & Antle, CHEP and IFCO Collaborate to Drive Supply Chain Efficiency, Harvest Optimization and Sustainability

Tanimura & Antle utilizes CHEP pallet storage, IFCO RPC inventory management solutions to increase efficiency, improve sustainability and optimize shipping and handling during peak harvest seasons. Collaboration has eliminated more than 5 million pounds of carbon emissions, saved nearly 92 million gallons of water, eliminated over 4 million … [Read more...]