Linden, VA, Jan 15, 2015 –An increasing number of suppliers of reusable products and services from outside the US are joining the Reusable Packaging Association. Horen Plastics, located in Shanghai China, is the newest international member, bringing the total number of members headquartered outside the country to 10. “Companies worldwide recognize the value of being associated with the Reusable Packaging Association, the authoritative voice of the reusables industry. Membership gives them added credibility in the US market,” said Jerry Welcome, President, RPA. “And the association benefits by learning about their experiences with reusables in different countries. Our international companies are important and valued members of the RPA.”
“We are focusing on building our business in the American market in 2015. Membership in the RPA will help us move into the market quickly and effectively,” said Travis Teague, International Sales Manager at Horen Plastics.
About Horen PlasticsHoren Plastics employs over 200 people and is committed to the design, development, and production of innovative and smart returnable transport packaging solutions to help its customers achieve “Zero Waste, Zero Loss”. Its main products, made from plastic, are added value containers like IBCs, FLCs, and accessories that are used for transporting liquid and solid goods in various industries. Horen works with customers to analyze their supply chains and develop new and customized solutions quickly. Thirty-five engineers work in Horen’s research and development department and the company has more than 100 pending international patents. Learn more at www.horenplastic.com
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 www.reusables.org or call (703) 224-8284.