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...]

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...]

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...]

Pelican BioThermal Opens New Service Center in Brussels

Pelican BioThermal, a global leader in temperature controlled packaging, has announced the grand opening of their new service center in Belgium. The new facility, the latest in a worldwide expansion, will hold a grand opening ceremony on Nov. 9 and serve as an additional depot for the company’s Crēdo on Demand rental program. Located in … [Read more...]

9.5 Billion IFCO RPC Trips Have Generated $5.2 Billion in Customer Savings

25th Anniversary Data Confirms RPCs Reduce Labor Costs, Food Waste and Environmental Impact IFCO Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) have generated $5.2 billion in supply chain savings since the company was founded in 1992, according to new data released by the company. The cost-savings come from reduced labor and handling costs, reduced … [Read more...]

Svenska Retursystem Opens New RPC Wash Plant in Sweden, Will Process 70 Million Crates and Pallets Annually

        Svenska Retursystem (SRS), the Swedish RPC and plastic pallet rental provider, recently celebrated the grand opening of its new washing and distribution plant in Västerås, Hållbara Aros. The event, which took place on September 15, also was an opportunity to mark the 20th anniversary of … [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...]

CHEP Quarter Pallet Wins German Design Award 2018

CHEP once again receives a prestigious design award for its quarter pallet. Cologne, 20 October 2017 - CHEP, the supplier of supply chain solutions, is once again the recipient of a prestigious award for its quarter pallet. The international jury of the German Design Award 2018 awarded the CHEP quarter pallet a prize in the category for … [Read more...]