Vanessa Stark new General Manager at CHEP Benelux

Vanessa Stark, from South Africa, is not a new face at CHEP. She has worked for CHEP Automotive from Cologne for the past 7 years - first in customer service, then in sales and subsequently as Strategic Marketing Director for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Prior to her employment at CHEP, Stark also worked for BMW as well as UTi Worldwide, a … [Read more...]

hoopo & Polymer Logistics Bring IoT Tracking to the Supply Chain

The combined offering enables cost-effective, smart supply chain solutions for food delivery companies LONDON, UK – hoopo, the company redefining geolocation technology with high-accuracy low-power capabilities via the Internet of Things (IoT), and Polymer Logistics (PL), a global leading provider of Retail Returnable Packaging (RRP), have … [Read more...]

Lactogal Delivers Its Products in Red in Portugal

LPR – La Palette Rouge Portugal, a division of Euro Pool Group, has signed an exclusive contract to supply pallet pooling services to Lactogal, a Portuguese agri-food company specializing in dairy products and associated products. Its extensive portfolio of fruit juice, mineral water, and dairy product brands caters to both the Spanish and … [Read more...]

The RS Pallets Series – No need to compromise anymore

Plasgad has announced its latest innovation in the world of packaging and shipping solutions - the RS pallets series. The company describes the RS pallets series a revolutionary solution that enables customers to save costs while providing uncompromising performance.   Historically, the world of pallets has had a very clear division between … [Read more...]

Just Released! One Way Solutions Offers New 3-Runner Stackable Plastic Pallet

Chicago, IL - For many expanding companies, shipping product can be a painful and pricey part of packaging costs. It can seem like an easy decision to choose the cheapest pallet possible in order to save money upfront. The problem is, these pallets breakdown faster and need to be replaced more often, ultimately adding to shipping costs over a … [Read more...]

DS Smith Plastics Introduces a Versatile Keg Pallet that fits Different Sizes & Formats of Kegs to Improve Supply Chain Efficiencies for Breweries

The complicated logistics behind the global trade in beer are getting easier thanks to the new durable pallet from DS Smith Plastics. [BILZEN-BELGIUM 25 June 2019] DS Smith Plastics, Injection Moulded Products has announced the introduction of the first European reusable pallet that can fit all types of kegs. Crucially, the new Injection … [Read more...]

EcoVadis Honors CHEP Canada for Leadership in Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility

CHEP Canada receives a fourth consecutive CSR Gold Award and the 2019 EcoVadis Sustainability Leadership Award for Northern America. CHEP is the only Canadian company recognized by EcoVadis as “leading the charge” in sustainability performance. TORONTO, Ontario – CHEP Canada, a Brambles company and provider of supply chain platforms and … [Read more...]

Successful FEFPEB spring meeting held in Edinburgh, Group welcomes change to European Union’s Packaging & Packaging Waste Directive

FEFPEB welcomed its members from 15 European countries to its spring meeting, which was held in Edinburgh in early May. The annual gathering included presentations from MSP (Member of the Scottish Parliament) Fergus Ewing, who is the Scottish Rural Economy Secretary, on the importance of the wooden pallet and packaging sector to Scotland and the … [Read more...]

LPR opens a new service centre in Contrexéville (France)

European expert in pallet-pooling, LPR - La Palette Rouge, a division of the Euro Pool Group, is pursuing its network optimisation policy and has announced the creation of a new service centre, located at Contrexéville (FR), close to the factories of Nestlé Waters, a long-standing pallet-pooling customer. The new LPR service centre is expected … [Read more...]

Un nouvel ouvrage de référence sur la palette bois – A new reference book on the wood pallet

Find the press release below, in English and French. SYPAL, the pallet commission of the French National Federation of Wood, has just published La palette bois, outil cle de votre performance. (The wood pallet, key tool of your performance.) This small pocket encyclopedia, written in French, is a valuable source of information for all those who … [Read more...]