Bulk bags which are also known as Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC) are a great instrument for shipping products, but they seem to have a hard time proliferating within some industries. In Europe, the bags are much more widespread, and the … [Read more...] about 5 Advantages of Bulk Bags and Who Should Use Them
Up Close and Reusable
to Boost In-Store, Omni-Channel, Merchandising, Smaller Retail Footprint and More I initially had a case of cheesy title angst. The name of this article was close to being FEAR THE ROLLING DEAD. But I'm getting ahead of … [Read more...] about Pallets: Wanted Dead AND Alive
If running a reusable packaging program seems easy, it is because, at Reusable Packaging News, we celebrate the companies that get it right. It's not rocket science, but most of us have been around long enough to know that things can go … [Read more...] about Reusables for consumers: what could go wrong?
Reusable packaging can't manage itself, at least not yet. Somewhere in a tidy counselor's office, reusable bin and front line ops manager alike plop awkwardly, side by side onto some comfy Herman Miller chairs as the air swooshes out. Actually, … [Read more...] about They Need Your Help
When it comes to reusables targeting consumers, engagement is critical. There is a lot that goes into customer acceptance. It ranges from the right sound when you pop the top, to scuffs on reusable bottles, or the ability to get a clear view of the … [Read more...] about Up Close and Reusable: Market Segments and Engagement
Continued from Page 1. (To read our CHEP Automotive interview with Evi Schulz from the beginning, click the link above.) 5. Tell us about CHEP Automotive's approach in North America. I understand that you are managing reusables for GM. Is … [Read more...] about Interview with Evi Schulz: Comparing North American and European Automotive Pooling, Opportunities for Global Solutions
Today, three small stories that touch on the frustration and the hope for getting to sustainability, and how to build a culture and supporting behaviors which amplify resource conservation through such means as container reuse. We are talking about … [Read more...] about Reusable Behavior: Where Does Change Begin