Reusable Pallet Containment Nets: an Interview with Gary Priestley of Gaprie

Reusable Packaging News recently reached out to Gary Priestley, the owner and director of Gaprie™. In 2018, the company launched its latest product, P.C. Nets, an innovative and simple-to-use reusable pallet containment system which eliminates the need for plastic stretch or shrink wrap.   RPN: What’s important to know about Gaprie, the … [Read more...]

Svenska Retursystem implements RPCs in the restaurant and catering industry

The Industry Association for Food Wholesalers (Branschföreningen Livsmedelsgrossisterna) in Sweden, including member companies such as Menigo and Martin & Servera, has concluded an agreement with Svenska Retursystem to implement the food industry's reusable packaging system for restaurant and catering. The goal is to increase sustainability by … [Read more...]

2019 Industrial Pack Awards–an evening honoring professional excellence in the industrial pack industry

After exceeding all expectations in 2018, INDUSTRIAL PACK 2019 promises to deliver even more opportunities to network & learn from top industry leaders. Industrial Pack 2019 - Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta GA - March 27-28, 2019 Industrial Pack Awards is set for opening day, Wednesday, March 27 at 5:30 p.m. This event is certain to … [Read more...]

Stackabox® Reusable Bulk Dispensers, for Storage, Transport and Dispensing of PET Preforms, Improves Efficiencies on Production Lines

Esterform was one of the first players to notice the advantages of the Stackabox®. After they introduced the Stackabox for handling their lines of Purity Soft drinks, Esterform presented Stackabox to their customers as the standard primary packaging. Today, Stackabox bulk dispensing containers have become a common name in the world of PET … [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...]

How Global Trends Are Shaping the Urgency for Reusable Packaging Systems

Single-use packaging and a throwaway culture have led to waste crises at a global scale. Speaking at PACK EXPO 2018 International in Chicago, Tim Debus, CEO of the Reusable Packaging Association took a global perspective, exploring how macro trends are directing us towards a more systems-based approach to designing and managing packaging. Climate … [Read more...]

Pooling News Briefs 2019

AirAsia X and Unilode extend ULD management partnership until 2023 AirAsia X, the long-haul affiliate of AirAsia, and Unilode Aviation Solutions, the leading global provider of outsourced Unit Load Device (ULD) management and repair solutions, have extended their ULD management agreement until 2023, for the second time in their ten-year … [Read more...]

Mauser Packaging Solutions Introduces New Medical Waste Container Made of 100% Recycled Material and Receives Dutch Innovation Award

Mauser Packaging Solutions, a global leader in solutions and services across the packaging lifecycle, has launched the first medical waste container made of 100% recycled plastics generated from post-consumer packaging waste. The innovative concept has been awarded the 3rd prize in the 2018 NENnovation Award presented by the Dutch Standardization … [Read more...]

Returnable Transport Packaging Market in APAC 2018-2022| Growth of Trade Between India and China to Drive Demand

  The returnable transport packaging market in Asia-Pacific (APAC) is expected to post a CAGR of over 8% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by Technavio. A key factor driving the growth of the market is the growth of trade between India and China. In the emerging markets of APAC, India and China … [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...]