Cut the Scrap! 8 Ways to Get Rid of Unwanted Pallets and Crating

Looking to get rid of unwanted pallets and packaging? You can eliminate scrap pallets or crating material quickly, and perhaps sell those unwanted pallets, with a little planning. The accumulation of scrap wood pallets, dunnage and wooden crating is a problem for many facilities. In a perfect world, you would be able to reuse the emptied … [Read more...]

EPAL CP pallets: Trials at leading global polymer manufacturer, Covestro

Materials manufacturer, Covestro Deutschland AG starts first trial with 5,000 quality-tested EPAL CP pallets at European locations Covestro is set to be the first large chemicals producer to trial EPAL's newly licensed CP Pallet range. Covestro is planning to deploy the new independently tested EPAL CP pallets as their load carriers of … [Read more...]

Fully Automated Warehouse for Fresh Produce Relies on IFCO RPCs

Finnish retailer SOK looks to reusable containers from IFCO to help optimize its automated fulfillment system for fresh fruit and vegetables Pullach, June 7, 2018 - A unique logistics center run by SOK near Helsinki is one of the first food retail logistics centers in the world to fully automate fruit and vegetables. The center relies on … [Read more...]

C’est La Vie: Pallet Changes Improve Beverage Plant Uptime

Life of a pallet analysis improves pallet functionality in automated pallet handling systems, drives down costs for Princes Foods LPR, a leading European pallet pooling provider, has been working with Princes, one of Europe’s fastest growing food and drink groups. They were collaboratively looking to improve the efficiency and reliability … [Read more...]

CHEP Recognized with Supplier of the Year Award from Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada

CHEP earned high marks for collaboration, innovation, cost-reduction, on-time delivery, customer service and sustainability.   TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CHEP, a leading global supply chain solutions provider, earned the Supplier of the Year Award 2017 from Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada (CCRC), the exclusive bottler and distributor of … [Read more...]

Pooling Partners Provides Flexible Pallet Supply Needed to Cover High Seasonal Demand for Flower Supplier

Award-winning global agribusiness Flamingo Horticulture Investments Ltd, which supplies hundreds of millions stems of flowers, individual plants and packs of produce for the UK’s major supermarkets and florists from its vast farms in Africa and partners around the world, has proved it is a growing business in every sense of the word – particular … [Read more...]

LPR and Lahaye GL join forces

New automated line installed. The European pallet-pooling specialist LPR-La Palette Rouge (a Division of Euro Pool Group) is continuing its policy of optimising its network of service centres by teaming up with the logistics company Lahaye-Global Logistics.  This March, LPR inaugurated the new automated line of its service centre in Grand … [Read more...]

New Depot Strengthens Loscam Malaysia Competitive Edge

Loscam Malaysia’s new central depot in Shah Alam was officially opened on 26 April 2018. Strategically located in one of the most advance industrial estate in the country, the depot is well positioned to further advance Loscam Malaysia’s objective of increasing equipment  management and pooling capacity in the growing Malaysia market. The new … [Read more...]

CHEP enables Highland Spring Group to achieve substantial environmental savings

CO2 emissions reduced by 56% per year compared with white wood pallets Manchester, 3rd May 2018 – Highland Spring Group, the UK’s largest supplier and producer of natural source bottled water, is enjoying significant environmental savings thanks to the use of CHEP’s pooled pallets within its supply chain. Last year, the owner of brands such … [Read more...]

LPR and Euro Pool System boost environmental initiatives

LPR-La Palette Rouge- and Euro Pool System (both divisions of the Euro Pool Group) have reconfirmed their commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility at the 2018 Retail Summit Congress held in Warsaw last month and announced their active involvement in the creation of a new environmental award. The pallet pooling expert LPR-La Palette Rouge … [Read more...]