IFCO celebrates the five year anniversary of its internationally successful RPCs for the transport of baked goods

IFCO's RPCs, specially developed for the transport of baked goods, offer bakeries and retailers numerous advantages in terms of costs, logistics, and sustainability Munich, March 17, 2020 - IFCO, the world's leading supplier of reusable containers (RPCs) for fresh food, is celebrating the five-year anniversary of its innovative Brown Lift … [Read more...]

Brambles takes the top spot as the most sustainable company globally

Dow Jones’ Barron’s magazine ranks the supply-chain logistics company as world-wide leader Sydney, Australia – 10 March 2020 – Brambles, the leading supply-chain logistics company operating in more than 60 countries primarily through the CHEP brand, has received the highest score in the Dow Jones Barron’s sustainability ranking, rated as … [Read more...]

Pallet Alliance Expands IoT-Enabled Wooden Pallet Tracking Capability to Include LoRa® for Lower Cost, Longer Range Data Transmission with Low Power Consumption for Indoor / Outdoor Environments

Collaboration involves Semtech’s leading LoRa devices and IoT integration services from Viaanix to extend Pallet Alliance’s wooden pallet tracking platform CARRBORO, N.C. – March 10, 2020 – Pallet Alliance, a leading innovator in comprehensive pallet management programs for multi-site manufacturing companies, has added the efficient, … [Read more...]

Tank Holding Acquires Hoover Ferguson IBC Manufacturing Assets

Tank Holding, the parent company of intermediate bulk container (IBC) manufacturer, Snyder Industries, has acquired the IBC manufacturing assets from Hoover Ferguson, which further strengthens the company’s market position, as the leading North American manufacturer of reusable and returnable IBCs, also known as portable tote tanks used to … [Read more...]

Production of EPAL pallets at a high level in 2019 again

123 million EPAL load carriers were produced or repaired last year Düsseldorf, 9 March 2020 – EPAL’s total production and repair volume continued to increase in 2019 and reached 123 million EPAL load carriers. Compared to the previous year, this is an increase of 1% or 1.2 million pallets more in 2019 (2018 total: 121.8 m.). Looking at … [Read more...]

IFCO awards annual Sustainability Certificate to retailers and growers for the third year in a row

The certificate reinforces the sustainability credentials of retailers and growers in North America and Europe Munich, Germany, February 20, 2020 - IFCO, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food, is awarding its annual Sustainability Certificate in Europe and North America for the third time in a row. … [Read more...]

Tosca to Provide Wegmans with Reusable Containers for Case-Ready Meat

RPCs Help Wegmans Achieve Sustainability Goals ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 19, 2020 - Tosca, an innovator in reusable packaging and supply chain solutions, announced today that it is working with grocery retailer Wegmans Food Markets to ship the grocer's case-ready meat products in reusable plastic containers (RPCs). This packaging change allows … [Read more...]

Global Air Cargo Trends Re-Shaping Pharmaceutical Transport

By Dominic Hyde, Vice President of Crēdo on Demand at Peli BioThermal. As we welcome the new decade and the exciting advances it is expected to unleash, many of the forces that shaped the past decade for transporting pharmaceuticals will continue. Price pressures, alternatives to air freight and increasing automation are just a few. However, … [Read more...]

Thibaut Esnée, new Country Director of IPP France

The expert in the rental of pallets and boxes for the IPP supply chain (formerly Logipal), a subsidiary of the Faber Halbertsma Group, has announced the appointment of Thibaut Esnée to the position of Country Director. Its mission: to continue the growth of IPP in France, and to position the brand as an essential partner with manufacturers and … [Read more...]

Pallet Pooling Market to Move Past $11 Billion Mark by 2029

Pallet pooling market to be backed by intensified focus on lean supply chaing management When successfully executed, pallet pooling ensures the availability of pallets at the operational location (at the right time, in the right quantity and in the right condition), which results in a lean supply chain. Lean supply chain management leads to … [Read more...]