Reusable transit packaging has another winner. Polymer Logistics, a leading provider of retail ready packaging solutions, received the MacFrut Oscar Award in the Packaging and Packaging Materials category for its Dynamic Shipper bin, which features a rising floor. The award was presented at the MacFrut Conference in Cesena, Italy.
The MacFrut Oscar Awards are part of an initiative aimed on innovative products for the fruit and vegetables sector. This year, there were 18 products submitted in four categories – Machines and Technologies for Sorting and Packaging, Packaging and Packaging Materials, Seeds, Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Products and Logistics and Services. A committee of experts determined the winners in each category.
“Polymer Logistics it is committed to providing the most innovative transport packaging products to the supply chain while ensuring that our offerings help improve efficiency and lessen the overall industry’s impact on the environment. We are honored to receive the MacFrut Oscar Award in the Packaging and packaging materials category and feel that this kind of recognition validates our efforts,” said Laura Sabbadini, Managing Director Italy, Spain and France at Polymer Logistics.
Polymer Logistics Expands Crystal Clear Active Lock Series of Reusable Plastic Containers
Polymer Logistics also announced the expansion of the Crystal Clear Active Lock series of reusable plastic containers (RPC) to include new styles that feature clear end panels for improved merchandising at a value price. The end panels are available with an opening that allows for easier access to the products inside or with a closed panel for bulk item shipping. The Crystal Clear Active Lock series includes various sizes and features a unique easy-to-use assembly and knockdown mechanism that improves productivity in the field and at the store.
“The Polymer Logistics Crystal Clear container marks the very latest innovation in reusable plastic transport packaging. Merchandisers now have more options in how to display their products at the point of purchase, giving them more opportunities to engage the shopper with their messaging,” said Jim Vangelos, President – US, Polymer Logistics.
“The combination of the unique merchandising and the established benefits of all our containers means that the entire supply chain moves that much faster and is more effective, while the shopper benefits by getting what she wants when and how she wants it.”
The benefits of Crystal Clear Active Lock RPCs for retailers and suppliers include expanded branding, fewer out-of-stocks, faster replenishment time, reduced product damage and lower space requirements in the truck and at the store. The containers are more environmentally sustainable than traditional packaging and offer significant cost savings when compared with disposable materials. They are ideal for picking orders for direct store delivery, are compatible with the Polymer Logistics pallet and dolly line for easy maneuverability and placement on retail floor and are made of an easy-to-clean polymer.
The specifications of the new Crystal Clear Active Lock containers are:
Dimensions: External: 23.6” x 15.7” x 5.1”; Internal: 22.5” x 14.8” x 4.8”
Weight: 3.5 lbs; Max Load: 26 lbs
Dimensions: External: 23.6” x 15.7” x 7”; Internal: 22.5” x 14.6” x 6.7”
Weight: 3.9 lbs; Max Load: 33 lbs
Dimensions: External: 23.6” x 15.7” x 8.2”; Internal: 22.5” x 14.6” x 7.75”
Weight: 4.4 lbs; Max Load: 33 lbs
Dimensions: External: 23.6” x 15.7” x 9.2”; Internal: 22.5” x 14.6” x 8.7”
Weight: 4.5 lbs; Max Load: 44 lbs
For further information, visit www.polymerlogistics.com.