RPA Reusables Learning Center at PACK EXPO Delivers Informative Presentations for New and Veteran Users of Reusables

Ses­sions pre­sented by end-users, thought lead­ers, and sup­pli­ers Arling­ton, VA, August 18, 2014 – The Reusable Pack­ag­ing Asso­ci­a­tion is stag­ing its pop­u­lar edu­ca­tion forum – the Reusables Learn­ing Cen­ter (RLC) – again this year at PACK EXPO in Chicago. The lineup of ses­sions includes Reusables 101 for com­pa­nies just start­ing to explore the con­cept of […]…read more

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Member Spotlight: Greg Gorski, Vice President Corporate Operations, Tosca Ltd

Member Spotlight: Greg Gorski, Vice President Corporate Operations, Tosca Ltd

Greg Gorski, VP Cor­po­rate Oper­a­tions with TOSCA Ltd., has broad expe­ri­ence in the return­able pack­ag­ing, agri-business, renew­able bio diesel, and con­sumer prod­ucts indus­tries. Greg is also a mem­ber of the RPA Board of Direc­tors.…read more

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Svenska Retursystem and Full Belly Farm Win  3rd Annual RPA Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award

Svenska Retursystem and Full Belly Farm Win 3rd Annual RPA Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award

Two com­pa­nies, Sven­ska Retursys­tem and Full Belly Farm , achieved mea­sur­able and sig­nif­i­cant cost and envi­ron­men­tal sav­ings earned the 3rd annual Reusable Pack­ag­ing Asso­ci­a­tion Excel­lence in Reusable Pack­ag­ing Award.…read more

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Study: Branded Secondary Packaging Increases Brand Awareness and Purchase Intent

Arling­ton, VA, Oct. 31, 2013 — Sec­ondary pack­age design with on-message, brand-building color and graph­ics can lift brand aware­ness and increase pur­chase intent when inte­grated into in-store mar­ket­ing cam­paigns, accord­ing to a study released by Clem­son Uni­ver­sity and Rehrig Pacific Com­pany, a mem­ber of the Reusable Pack­ag­ing Asso­ci­a­tion. Accord­ing to the study, prod­uct in branded […]…read more

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Rehrig Pacific Company First to Offer NFC-enabled Packaging and Recycling Systems

Mobile Engage­ment Tech­nol­ogy to be unveiled at PACK EXPO Inter­na­tional 2014, Chicago LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Sept. 10, 2014 – Rehrig Pacific Com­pany, logis­tics opti­miz­ers for many of the world’s best brands, today announced that all of its consumer-facing mer­chan­diser case-level pack­ag­ing sys­tems and house­hold recy­cling con­tain­ers will be offered with Near Field Com­mu­ni­ca­tion (NFC) […]…read more

KLW Plastics Selects RockTenn’s Meta® Cases

KLW Plas­tics announced today that they have selected RockTenn’s pre­ci­sion man­drel formed Meta® cor­ru­gated case to com­bine with their E-Tainer™ light­weight and semi-rigid con­tain­ers. Bring­ing together these two unique tech­nolo­gies cre­ates an inno­v­a­tive pack­ag­ing solu­tion for the indus­trial and agri-chem indus­tries…read more

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ORBIS CORPORATION RECEIVES FACTORY MUTUAL APPROVAL ON NEW FIRE-RETARDANT MATERIAL, FREE OF HALOGEN

ORBIS Cor­po­ra­tion, an inter­na­tional man­u­fac­turer of sus­tain­able reusable pack­ag­ing and an expert in sup­ply chain opti­miza­tion, today announces it has received approval from Fac­tory Mutual Insur­ance (FM) for a new non-halogenated fire-retardant mate­r­ial, for use in its fam­ily of FM-approved, fire retar­dant pal­lets. Effec­tive imme­di­ately, ORBIS will offer this FM-approved halogen-free (HF) mate­r­ial in more than 18 pal­lets. Included among those are the 40 x 48 HF Rack­o­Cell® Pal­let, which can edge-rack up to 2,200 lbs in the 40 inch direc­tion in ambi­ent tem­per­a­tures.…read more

Cathay Pacific signed agreement with CHEP Aerospace Solutions for ULD supply and management

Cathay Pacific Air­ways and CHEP Aero­space Solu­tions, the lead­ing inde­pen­dent provider of out­sourced Unit Load Device (ULD) and gal­ley cart ser­vices, have signed a five — year renew­able agree­ment for the sup­ply and man­age­ment of ULDs and pal­let
acces­sories. …read more

CHEP Pallecon Solutions Unveils New Website

CHEP Pal­le­con Solu­tions North Amer­ica, the con­tainer pool­ing com­pany for­merly known as CAPS, is proud to unveil their new web­site at www.cheppallecon.com. Built to house con­tent spe­cific to ship­ping con­tainer rental solu­tions in North Amer­ica, this web­site is a branch of their par­ent company’s web­site, www.chep.com.…read more