Reusable Packaging Association to Host Moving to a Circular Supply Chain with Reusable Transport Packaging Program at Circularity 20

Program takes place immediately following the largest circular economy event in the US Tampa, FL. The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) will host Moving to a Circular Supply Chain with Reusable Transport Packaging, a 2-hour educational program, as a Convening Partner to Circularity 20, the largest circular economy event in the US. The program … [Read more...]

Safer Way to Ship Products is on Lipped Pallets

Pallet News Briefs Chicago, IL - If your company is looking to increase employee safety in the warehouse, then it’s a good idea to consider a plastic lipped pallet as it provides added support when transporting products on forklifts.  The new Lipped Stackable Plastic Pallets from One Way Solutions will help simplify pallet stacking and … [Read more...]

Dolav to feature detectible plastic, built-in hygiene and easy colour coding at FoodEx

Dolav to present the following: detectable plastic Permanently built-in hygiene Hygienic folding pallet box for food Easy colour coding with nine standard colours First time at FoodEx for Dolav with innovative product developments. Dolav has two new options for its plastic pallet boxes and a new hygienic folding pallet box for food … [Read more...]

AIPIA and BXP Magazine to bring third Smart Packaging event to New York City area this June

The 3rd annual Smart Packaging Summit Americas will return to the Greater New York City area this June. Co-produced by the Active & Intelligent Packaging Association (AIPIA) and BXP (Brand Experience: Packaging magazine), the event will continue to build off the successes from the 2018 and 2019 events. The conference, which was previously … [Read more...]

Columbia/Okura Showcases New Cobot Powered Solutions for Palletizing at ATX West

Attendees at the largest automation technology trade show in the Western U.S. will experience how collaborative robots from Columbia/Okura now automate some of the most sought-after tasks in a manufacturing industry facing severe labor shortages. When manufacturers can't staff tasks on their production lines it severely affects the bottom … [Read more...]

Upcoming Webinars from the Assembly Show: Skilled Worker Recruitment, Lean and More

The ASSEMBLY Show and ASSEMBLY Magazine are offering a free webinar series taking place August 21st, September 11th and October 3rd focusing on the next-generation of workers; envisioning an ideal plant; and lean six sigma in the age of artificial intelligence featuring leading subject matter experts. The webinars are organized by The ASSEMBLY … [Read more...]

FachPack 2019: Focus on “environmentally friendly packaging”

Demonstrations against the flood of waste and calls for more environmental protection in the 1980s and 1990s led to the Packaging Ordinance, can deposits and dual systems. The discussion about environmentally friendly packaging is nothing new but has reached a new height recently with “ocean littering” and the public debate about plastic. FachPack, … [Read more...]

AIPIA Summit of the Americas 2019: Snacks, Packs and Facts!

A packed program of over twenty-five expert speakers, discussing everything from the latest disruptive digital technologies to a dynamic way to tell if milk is sour, ensures that every delegate at the second AIPIA USA Summit (New Jersey 3-4 June) will take away something to add value to their Brand and business, according to AIPIA. A recent … [Read more...]

2019 Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award: Call for Applications

Program recognizes implementation of reusable transport packaging solutions Awards will be presented to both for-profit and non-profit organizations Submission deadline is June 15, 2019 Tampa, FL (April 3, 2019). Applications for the 8th annual Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) Excellence in Reusable Packaging award are now being … [Read more...]

Signode Industrial Group Introduces Cart-Based Automation Solution

 Innovative StorFast Warehouse Automation technology will be on display in-line with Signode’s Octopus Stretch Wrapper at Booth #S1641 Glenview, IL — Signode Industrial Group, a leading manufacturer of a broad spectrum of packaging consumables, tools, software and equipment to optimize end-of-line packaging operations and protect product in … [Read more...]