PECO Pallet has been recognized for its commitment to ethical, responsible and sustainable business practices in operating North America's second-largest rental pallet pool supporting hundreds of supply chains. ITASCA, Ill., Aug. 31, 2023 - … [Read more...] about PECO Pallet Earns EcoVadis Silver Sustainability Rating
Pallets: Introduction, procurement considerations and supply chain optimization considerations
Are pallets a procurement line item for your company or a source of competitive advantage? This section includes introductory articles introducing pallets, including their role in the supply chain, options, and considerations from supply chain optimization and procurement perspectives.
Pallets are used to stack, store, protect, and transport materials in the course of being handled by materials handling equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks or conveyors, being stored in racking or bulk storage or being positioned in transport vehicles. The pallet is the most common base for the unit load, which includes pallet and goods stacked atop it, typically secured by stretch wrap, strapping, shrink wrap, adhesive, pallet collar, or other means of stabilization, including reusable wraps, straps, and nets.
Reusable packaging helps companies improve supply chain efficiencies and meet sustainability goals. OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — Aug. 30, 2023 — ORBIS® Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, will present the latest in reusable packaging … [Read more...] about Integrated Reusable Packaging Products and Solutions Showcased by ORBIS at PACK EXPO 2023
Cabka produces 10 million plastic pallets annually. It isn’t the world’s biggest producer, as there are larger players in Asia. It is, however, the hands-down leader in utilizing recycled content. And as companies increasingly look to improve their … [Read more...] about Cabka Uses 86% Recycled Content, Would Like to Make Virgin Resin Obsolete
Collaboration provides low carbon premium reusable packaging for solar panels. The partnership will create a more efficient and sustainable supply chain for the domestic solar industry. Montrose, IA, August 2023 - PVpallet Inc. (pvpallet.com), … [Read more...] about PVpallet and Heliene Join Forces
Leading European pallet pooler IPP sets ambitious target as it publishes its first sustainability report. In 2022, the Faber Group experienced a notable increase of 13 million in total load carrier movements, reaching around 125 million compared … [Read more...] about Pallet Pooler Announces Net Zero Target
F.A. Hawkins enjoys running fewer empty miles and positive environmental impact thanks to working with IPP. IPP's transport planners collaborate closely with F.A. Hawkins to optimize the collection and delivery of goods. A partnership … [Read more...] about IPP and F.A. Hawkins Partnership Celebrates 15 Years
Rackable plastic pallets, stackable and nestable options to meet application needs Rackable, stackable or nestable? What's the best plastic pallet for you? Purchasers of plastic pallets will have a wide variety of nestable, rackable and … [Read more...] about Nestable, Stackable and Rackable Plastic Pallets: What’s Best for You?
Where is the wooden pallet industry now, and what’s next? Chaille Brindley recently dove into crucial economic indicators and how their ebb and flow can influence the pallet industry in the June WPA webinar. The title of his presentation was Ripple … [Read more...] about Ripple Effect: Economic Indicators Impacting the Pallet Industry
Talking circular economy at the Event on Circular Economy and Business Transformation panel session. The worm has turned for the acceptance and uptake of reusable packaging, but significant challenges remain. Regulatory changes in the U.S. and … [Read more...] about Straight Talk on Circular Economy and Reusables
Fourth-time recipient of EcoVadis’ Platinum maintains top 1% sustainability ranking in its industry TORONTO – For the fourth consecutive year, CHEP, a global leader in supply chain solutions and a Brambles company, has achieved EcoVadis' highest … [Read more...] about CHEP Canada Earns 2023 EcoVadis’ Platinum Sustainability Rating and Leadership Award