Arrows Up, Inc. Joins Reusable Packaging Association; Brings Experience in Agricultural and Custom-Built Reusables

Arlington, Va, March 23, 2012Arrows Up, Inc. has joined the Reusable Packaging Association to strengthen their mutual goal of increasing the adoption of reusables and to bring the Association’s resources and expertise to the agricultural and other new markets.
The company, based in Elk Grove Village, IL, produces the Arrows Up Bulk Transport System (BTS) that is designed to transport a wide variety of agricultural and other center-release products. Arrows Up produces custom-built intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) to meet unique customer requirements. The company will exhibit in the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACKEXPO 2012 in Chicago.

“We joined the RPA because the Association shares our goals of educating the market about the economic and environmental benefits of sustainable packaging,” said John Allegretti, President and CEO of the company. “We are eager to share our insights from 20 years of packaging experience and to learn from RPA members to help us make better products and services to assist our customers.”

“We welcome Arrows Up to the growing ranks of RPA members,” said Jerry Welcome, President of the RPA. “Our collective voice grows stronger and our reach broadens with each new member.”

About the RPA
The Reusable Packaging Association is a collaborative effort between manufacturers, poolers, distributors, retailers and educators to promote the environmental, safety, and economic benefits of reusable packaging. The RPA serves as the collective voice of the industry and uses its knowledge of the members’ products and services to advance the adoption of reusable packaging and systems throughout the supply chain. The RPA is focused on promoting the expansion of reusables as the preferred packaging solution across supply chains in all industries. For more information, visit http://www.reusables.org or call (703) 224-8284.

Media contact: Jerry Welcome
1100 N. Glebe Rd, Suite 1010
Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: 703-224-8284 Fax: 703-243-5612
Email: info@reusables.org
Website: www.reusables.org