Nine new members have joined the Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) in 2011, expanding the depth of membership as well as increasing the association’s international presence.
The nine new members are Monoflo International, Millwood, Inc., Anwood Logistics Systems Company Ltd (ALSCO), Coroplast, Inc., Amatech/Polycel, Inc., Fitz mark, Inc., Lomold USA, Poly mer Solu tions Inc., and Wave Reac tion. ALSCO is the RPA’s fourth member from outside the United States. Many of the new members will be exhibiting in the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO Las Vegas, September 26 – 28.
“The addition of these five respected companies is a great start for membership for 2011,” said Jerry Welcome, President, RPA. “The growth in our membership demonstrates the impact and importance of the association in the understanding and adoption of reusables.”
Millwood Incorporated and its subsidiaries supply consumable packaging such as wooden packaging, plastic bags, stretch-film, shrink film, fiber-board separator sheets, slip sheet, corner boards and lumber. Millwood offers retrieval/recycling programs in these product lines to both, independent-small business facilities and Fortune 500 companies. Millwood’s Liberty Technologies division can provide turn-key integrated turn-key packaging systems which include a variety of options such as: stretch-wrap, shrink-wrap, palletization, strapping/banding, various conveyances and bundling. Systems can be designed specific to customers’ needs through in-house engineering staff. Additionally, Millwood can provide full dock clearing programs for manufacturers and distribution facilities which include removal of scrap pallets, corrugate, plastics, office paper and other recyclables.