RPA Seeks Industry Input for Strategic Plan Update

June 8, 2012 Arlington, VA  The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) is conducting a survey of members, end users and other reusable packaging professionals to gain a better understanding of the future needs of the reusable packaging industry and how they might impact future RPA programs and services.

In a letter to all RPA members and other industry professionals Mike Hacthman, Chairman of the Board of RPA noted, “The RPA Board of Directors is conducting this 2012 Strategic Planning Survey to obtain direct member and non-member input on issues affecting the Association’s member service and industry representation functions. Results from this survey will provide insights needed to ensure that RPA’s value to the reusable packaging industry is enhanced over both the short- and long-term.”

To access this survey, please click here. RPA is using Westat, one of the nation’s largest and most well respected survey organizations, to collect and analyze all data on a completely confidential basis. So when you go to survey questionnaire, you can be assured that the integrity of this survey is protected in all respects.

According to Jerry Welcome, RPA President, “this survey will take less than 5 minutes to complete. We are asking only two questions. Your input is valued by RPA and the Board and your input is necessary if this survey is to be a success.  You will need only to click on the “Submit” icon to send in your response. Thanks, in advance, for returning your completed response by June 25th.”

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