With pallet usage comes the issue of liability. There is an onus on any business that uses pallets to take steps to ensure that through specification and condition, that they are suitable for the application. The settlement of a recent lawsuit in the … [Read more...] about Pallet Liability: Broken Pallet Results in $50,000 Settlement After Injury
ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a letter to the U.S. Department of Justice and Florida Attorney General's Office, Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS Company, LLC), operator of the world's first pallet rental service to provide … [Read more...] about iGPS Calls Upon U.S. Department of Justice and Florida Attorney General to Investigate Abusive Trade Practices and Cynical, Manipulative Political Practices
WASHINGTON, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was issued today by the National Wooden Pallet and Container Association: With less than a month left to his 30-year career in the U.S. Senate, Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) took the … [Read more...] about ‘Plastic Pallets Containing DecaBDE are Inappropriate for Use’ in Food Contact Scenarios Says U.S. Senator
Millwood, Inc. (www.millwoodinc.com), an industry leading solution provider of unit load and packaging materials and services, announced the promotions of Greg Jarvis and Doug Gaier recently. Jarvis, who is presently the director of regional … [Read more...] about Millwood, Inc. Promotes Jarvis and Gaier
Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS Company, LLC) has announced that Kettle Brand® Chips will begin shipping its products throughout the U.S. on iGPS' all-plastic pallets with embedded RFID tags, commencing immediately. Founded in 1978, Kettle … [Read more...] about Kettle Brand® Chips Will Begin Shipping on iGPS Pallets Throughout U.S.
The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) has elected its 2011 Executive Committee and Board members. The new leadership includes several returning members as well as an expanded board to reflect the association’s growth. Formed in 1998, the RPA is … [Read more...] about Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) Announces New Leadership Team for 2011
A group of entities has joined forces in Germany to create a system that will see RTI (reusable transport items), including pallets, letter containers and air cargo pallets, RFID tagged in a standardized IT architecture to provide more effective … [Read more...] about Smart RTI (smaRTI) Initiative Moves Forward in Germany
Polar Beverage reduced its amount of pallet management relationships from six to two in October 2009. Now the 60 million case per year manufacturer has decided to give all of its business to IFCO Systems, citing such benefits as the near elimination … [Read more...] about Pallet Management: Polar Beverage Chooses IFCO as Single Service Provider
Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS Company, LLC) announced today that Ken's Foods will begin shipping its retail products throughout the U.S. on iGPS' all-plastic pallets with embedded radio frequency identification (RFID) tags, commencing in … [Read more...] about Pallet Rental: iGPS Announces Agreement with Ken’s Foods, Inc.
Here at Packaging Revolution we are of course huge fans of reusable, and we welcome you to read our story on reusable unit load wrap and strap systems. Awhile back we also did a release on Pallet Wrapz. But let's face it, the lion's share of … [Read more...] about Pallet Stretch Wrap Recycling: Take Your Plastic Recycling Program to the Next Level