Black Forest Container Systems Joins Reusable Packaging Association

Arlington, VA, May 2, 2013Black Forest Container Systems, LLC has joined the Reusable Packaging Association to strengthen its outreach on the benefits of reusable packaging. The company will exhibit in the RPA’s Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO in Las Vegas, bringing the total number of exhibitors to 32.

Located in Greenville, SC and founded in 2000, Black Forest Container Systems is one of the leading distributors in North America of closed loop custom equipment and multi-trip stainless steel packaging systems.

“We became a member of the RPA to join with other experts in the field to promote reusable packaging benefits. Reusable containers are cost efficient and significantly impact the bottom line,” said Jeff Balck, co-owner of BFCS. “In addition, reusable, multi-trip containers are good for both our customers and the environment.”

“Our expertise and experience in multi-trip packaging systems have been our commitment to the environment, our customers, and the industries we serve for over 13 years,” added Tom Leftwich, co-owner of BFCS. “Informing and teaching about the benefits of reusable containers has made us what we are today.”

About Black Forest Container Systems

Black Forest’s product offerings include stainless steel containers, aseptic and non-aseptic bag in box packaging, intermediate bulk containers, mini-bulks, totes, ASME pressure vessels, process tanks, storage tanks, flasks, bottles, fermenters, wine equipment, and process drums. In addition, Black Forest Resources, LLC the sister company of BFCS, offers a container leasing program. The rental fleet consists of high quality intermediate bulk containers (IBC’s), totes, portable tanks, mini-bulks  and small volume chemical and general purpose containers for the agriculture, chemical, cosmetic, food, industrial and pharmaceutical and wine industries. To learn more about Black Forest Container Systems, LLC call 864-386-7414 or visit www.blackforestmktg.com.

About the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO Las Vegas
At PACK EXPO Las Vegas, the RPA and its members exhibit in the Reusable Packaging Pavilion, a one-stop resource for show attendees to get complete information about reusables, whether they are just starting with implementation or they want to evolve their supply chains further to gain more efficiencies and cost savings.

The exhibitors include manufacturers, material suppliers, providers of washing and other specialty equipment, and poolers and service providers of reusable packaging systems and solutions. This year, the RPA Pavilion will be in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center with nearly 12,000 square feet dedicated exclusively to RPA member products and services.

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

 

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