Colgate-Palmolive Joins TerraCycle’s Loop Initiative to Eliminate Single-Use Packaging

NEW YORK--Colgate-Palmolive is expanding its commitment to reducing waste by joining TerraCycle’s Loop initiative for reusable, refillable packaging, beginning with pilot programs in the U.S. and France. Colgate and other consumer products companies today joined Loop and founding retail partners in the U.S. Kroger Co. and Walgreens to announce a … [Read more...]

Georg Utz containers in the Frisco.pl automatic warehouse for e-commerce food distribution

Georg Utz sp. z o.o. will provide 35,000 reusable plastic containers for the new and highly-automated warehouse of Frisco.pl, the largest online supermarket in Poland. The warehouse, with a surface area of 11,000 m2, is located in the Panattoni Europe City Logistics Warsaw park in Klaudyn near Warsaw. This technologically innovative logistics … [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...]

Liviri Introduces Reusable Home Shipping Solution for Meal Kits, Perishables

Durable, insulated, reusable packaging solution introduced for temperature control home delivery FORT COLLINS, Colo. – April 4, 2019 – Meal kit and direct-to-consumer perishable shipments are a multi-billion-dollar industry in the U.S. The vast majority of these shipments are sent in corrugated cardboard boxes, which has created food safety … [Read more...]

7 Tips for Successful Last-Mile Delivery

E-commerce consumers value fast, flexible, efficient, and trackable delivery, according to a McKinsey survey, and they’re willing to pay more for personalized last mile-deliveries. Creating a last-mile operation can be complex, but if done right it can encourage returning customers and word of mouth recommendations. While companies like Amazon … [Read more...]

Insulated Expanded Polypropylene Totes Ensure Fresh Food Deliveries for Major Online Supermarket Deliveries

An expanded polypropylene (EPP) tote offers outstanding insulation helping to reduce food wastage They are easy and comfortable to handle and their lightweight reduces carbon emissions and transportation costs The weekly food shop is now all about convenience. Today’s digitally connected consumers want to take punctual online home … [Read more...]

Smithers Pira launches new European packaging landscape study in association with Packaging Europe

Smithers Pira and Packaging Europe, both leaders in their markets, have pooled their shared industry knowledge and insight to produce The European Packaging Competitive Landscape: Strategic Forecasts to 2023 (via www.smitherspira.com/industry-market-reports/european-packaging-competitive-landscape-to-2023) This brand new publication examines the … [Read more...]

Returnity and Sekoyia Partner to Ship Essentials Kits in Reusable Packaging

Collaboration Provides Sustainable Solution to Shipping Packaging Waste with First Field-Deployment of Returnity’s Chrysalis Packaging.     New York, NY, December 10, 2018--Returnity and Sekoyia have announced their partnership on the launch of Sekoyia’s newest product, the Sekoyia Essentials Kit. Returnity’s reusable, reversible … [Read more...]

Smithers Pira Announces Inaugural Packaging for E-commerce Conference

The 2018 program will feature representation from the entire packaging supply chain, focusing on making sustainable packaging a commercial reality. Smithers Pira, the worldwide authority on packaging, paper and print industry supply chains is launching a new conference this fall, focusing on Packaging For E-commerce (E-PACK Summit). Taking … [Read more...]

E-commerce a $20 billion market for corrugated packaging, and growing fast

New research from Smithers Pira points to major growth for corrugated in serving the fast-developing e-commerce packaging markets. According to The Future of Corrugated Packaging to 2023, e-commerce is becoming a significant and high-growth opportunity for the corrugated packaging market to 2023. Despite the economic slowdown over the past … [Read more...]