How to Pack for College: Tips and Tricks for Moving into a Dorm Room

Moving from a home into a dorm finally is a memorable and determinative experience for a college goer. It is, perhaps, your first step into adulthood. You must be wondering what to pack for college and what to leave behind. While campuses provide basic items like a desk with drawers, chair, bed, mattress, closet, curtains, you have to buy the rest … [Read more...]

Tosca Selects Transplace for Transportation Management Services

Press Release Leading Reusable Packaging Company Partners with Third Party Logistics Provider to Optimize Transportation Management and Enhance Customer Service Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, has announced being selected by Tosca to manage all transportation activities … [Read more...]

Roundup: CHEP Automotive Appoints Richard Campbell, PACK EXPO East Commitment Grows

CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions, has appointed Richard Campbell as Director of European Key Accounts and member of the Automotive Executive Team. Richard Campbell took up his role in November 2015, reporting directly to David Mayo, Vice President Europe, and is responsible for key customer accounts across Europe. Together with his team, … [Read more...]

CHEP Aerospace Announces Extensions for Cargolux and SAS

CHEP and Cargolux extend their successful ULD management partnership until 2020 Cargolux, Europe's largest all-cargo airline, and CHEP Aerospace Solutions, the leading global provider of outsourced Unit Load Device (ULD) pooling and repair solutions, have signed an early extension of their agreement to continue their ULD management … [Read more...]

LPR Announces Two Senior Promotions

La Palette Rouge (LPR), a division of Euro Pool Group, has looked from within to fill two important roles, signalling its commitment to investing further in customer and sales support. Joe Hebblewhite has been promoted to commercial manager while Gary Anderton has been appointed interim AOS manager, as the European-wide logistics specialist … [Read more...]

The European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) Joins the German Anti-Counterfeiting Association APM

By becoming a member of Aktionskreis gegen Produkt- und Markenpiraterie e.V. (APM - Germany’s anti-piracy association), the European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) has taken a further step in the fight against the distribution and use of counterfeit EPAL pallets. The APM is a joint initiative of the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (DIHK), … [Read more...]

Vanderlande Rings Up Orders Worth €1.4 Billion

Integrated material handling system provider records a record intake. Vanderlande has confirmed that it has secured a record order intake of €1.4 billion in 2015 for its integrated solutions in the baggage handling, warehouse automation, and parcel and postal markets, including the company’s array of life-cycle services. This … [Read more...]

New Height Euro Stacking Container for Automotive and Industrial has introduced a new height Euro stacking container to its popular range of plastic boxes, crates and trays – the GoEuro 64220S – which is certain to attract logistics professionals in the automotive and engineering industries. The company stocks Euro stacking containers in a wide range of volumes and footprints, but the … [Read more...]

Roundup: Wal-Mart Endorses Wood Grain RPCs from IFCO and Polymer Logistics, The Battle for Foam in New York

  Wal-Mart Confirms Transition to Wood Look RPCs by 2016 Tom Karst reported in the Packer last week that Wal-Mart is supporting the move to wood look RPCs, which are viewed positively by customers. Dorn Wenninger, vice president of produce for Wal-Mart, spoke in support of the transition at both the IFCO Systems and Polymer Logistics … [Read more...]

Roundup: CHEP Constant-Currency Sales Up, Ingrid Faber Named Top Entrepreneur

Brambles Enjoys Constant-Currency Sales Gain of 8 Percent, Down 2 Percent on Strength of U.S. Dollar Brambles Limited has reported sales of over US$1.3 billion for the first three months of the financial year ending 30 June 2016, down 2 percent compared with the prior corresponding period. This, the company stresses, results from the … [Read more...]