ORBIS Launches New Sustainability Initiative to Repurpose Coastline Waste

OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — July 8, 2020 — ORBIS® Corporation, an international leader in sustainable reusable packaging, is offering a new recyclable plastic material for use in a variety of its reusable packaging solutions. ORBIS’ Ocean in Mind program incorporates packaging made with recycled plastic material recovered near major waterways, helping to … [Read more...]

Frank Bozzo appointed VP and GM of CHEP Canada, Company Awarded Platinum Sustainability Rating

Promotion follows Paola Floris’s move to President of CHEP Latin America EcoVadis Awards CHEP Canada Platinum Sustainability Rating TORONTO – CHEP, a Brambles company and a global leader in supply chain solutions, has promoted Frank Bozzo to Vice President and General Manager of its Canadian business. This follows the appointment of Paola … [Read more...]

PECO Pallet Keeps Its “Green Streak” Alive

July 7, 2020 (Irvington, NY): For the ninth year in a row, PECO Pallet was recognized for its ongoing commitment to environmental sustainability and selected as a Green 75 Supply Chain Partner by Inbound Logistics magazine. PECO is profiled in the June 2020 issue as one of the top 75 companies in supply chain sustainability. PECO Pallet’s core … [Read more...]

EcoVadis Awards CHEP Canada Platinum Sustainability Rating

The company receives high marks for sustainability, ethics and human rights efforts TORONTO–June 29, 2020 – CHEP, a Brambles company and a global leader in supply chain solutions, has announced CHEP Canada received EcoVadis’ prestigious Platinum ranking –   ranking in the top 1 percent of sustainable businesses within its industry. This … [Read more...]

RPE’s Reaction to the Circular Economy Action Plan

RPE believes that the initiatives set out in the CEAP should clearly and unambiguously promote the waste hierarchy and pay particular attention to the promotion of reuse over recycling. The newly formed trade group Reusable Packaging Europe (RPE) says that it welcomes the second Circular Economy Action Plan (CEAP) and supports the European … [Read more...]

Wille Logistik and CHEP Germany Reduce CO2 emissions with LNG vehicles

Same values ​​in terms of sustainability and partnership Cologne, June 3, 2020 - Wille Logistik works with 30 vehicles for CHEP every day. The owner-managed family company has been supplying food retailers and FMCG customers in the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region on behalf of CHEP since 1996. In addition to the 24-year partnership, CHEP and … [Read more...]

Brambles receives overall “A” rating from Circulytics, has achieved excellent circular economy performance

Analysis tool "Circulytics" from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation certifies Brambles, the parent company of CHEP, as top rating London, May 26, 2020 - Everyone is talking about climate protection. In the current situation, companies are challenged more than ever to reduce their ecological footprint. The circular economy offers solutions to … [Read more...]

Meals on Wheels People – IFCO Partnership Puts Meals on the Table for 8,000 Food Insecure Seniors in the Greater Portland-Vancouver Metro Area

Portland, Oregon (USA) - May 26, 2020: Meals on Wheels People, a food relief organization serving meals to food-insecure seniors in the Greater Portland region, and IFCO Systems, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, today announced IFCO is donating 600 RPCs to Meals on Wheels that will allow … [Read more...]

PRS Pooling online tool shows carbon savings from switch to reusable pallets

European polymer companies looking to cut their carbon footprint can now find out how much they can save in a matter of seconds, thanks to the launch of an innovative online tool. PRS Pooling has created the tool to show companies how many tonnes of CO2 they could save and how many trees they could prevent being cut down by using its pool … [Read more...]

Peli BioThermal’s Paul Terry’s Pedal Powered Deliveries Helps Housebound During Covid-19 Lockdown

When an appeal was made for people to help deliver essential medication for patients during the Covid-19 lockdown, Peli BioThermal’s Paul Terry got on his bike, literally! The keen cyclist, who is Director of Sales EMEA at Peli BioThermal, joined fellow riders at the Banbury Star Cyclists’ Club who were enlisted to help home deliver prescription … [Read more...]