Reusable packaging is embarking into a time of revolution. That's just the way it is in the world of reusable packaging. So what is a revolution? According to www.dictionary.com, a revolution can be a violent upheaval, "...a sudden, marked change … [Read more...] about Reusable Packaging Revolution
Note: The Canadian Pallet Council ceased operations in April 2015. The pool was getting run down in its latter years. Deteriorating pallet quality was one of the factors in its decline. The Canadian Pallet Council (CPC) was a uniquely … [Read more...] about Canadian Pallet Council (CPC) Background and Demise
This is the third and final article in a three-part series. The first article defined reusable transport packaging and its role in the supply chain, the second article detailed the economic and environmental benefits of reusable transport packaging, … [Read more...] about Is Reusable Transport Packaging Right Fit for You?
Packaging plays a vital role in your parts production. And while the role of packaging is multi-faceted, it no more important purpose than protecting your goods and making sure they reach the end user in perfect condition. Packaging is used to … [Read more...] about OEM Parts Packaging Best Practices
Present Approaches to Reusable Packaging Management Constrain Expansion in Some Applications If you come to a fork in the road, Yogi Berra once said, “take it.” In a nutshell, that is where some reusable pallet and container applications find … [Read more...] about Are Tracking Challenges Constraining the Reusables Blastoff?
This story appeared in June 2011 The standardised European EUR pallet, a well-known and integral part of the international logistics and goods distribution system, celebrated its 50th anniversary on Wednesday 11 May during the Transport Logistic … [Read more...] about Enduring Standard – EUR Pallet Celebrates 50 Years
When there is a lack of visibility and management, reusable packaging can’t deliver on ROI commitments. A managed reusable packaging solution will reduce wasted costs — such as packaging loss, misplacement, mishandling, unnecessary transportation, … [Read more...] about Protecting the ROI of Reusable Packaging Solutions
Plastic pallets valued for export: no ISPM-15 worries, lightweight, and more. Are you considering plastic export pallets? One important benefit of plastic pallets for export is that they do not require special treatments as would solid … [Read more...] about Plastic Pallets for Export
While the techniques of palletized handling had begun to take shape with the evolution of pallets during the 1920s and 1930s, the practice was not yet widely used in commerce. There had been little impetus for more widespread introduction of … [Read more...] about A History of Pallets During World War 2: A Call to Action
Multi-material Repeat Use Pallet System Provides the Highest Level of Protection for EBARA’s High-Performance Pumps Shipped around the Globe. DS Smith’s optimised transit packaging solution utilised a material-neutral approach to develop a heavy … [Read more...] about Reusable Sleeve Pack System for Global Shipment of High-Performance Pumps