Arlington, VA, March 11, 2014 – The Craemer Group, a major provider of high quality plastic pallets, transport and storage containers, and waste management systems has joined the Reusable Packaging Association. The company will exhibit at the RPA’s Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO in Chicago.
The Craemer Group is headquartered in Germany and has production sites in Great Britain and Slovakia, and a worldwide distribution network. The company also has a dedicated U.S. network of distribution partners and many years of experience in the U.S. market, making Craemer well positioned to extend services in the North American market.
“The RPA is a well-established and respected association that will give us networking opportunities that could benefit the Craemer Group as we develop our business,” said Alexander Korell, Area Export Manager – Plastics Materials Handling, Paul Craemer GmbH. “The RPA also provides members with a forum to address issues relevant to the industry. We hope to initiate talks regarding sustainability and responsibility with fellow members and end users. Finally, the RPA offers many services to boost members’ business opportunities that can provide value to our growing brand.”
About The Craemer Group
As the manufacturer of the first plastic pallet produced as a one-piece injection molding in 1967, Craemer has long been recognized as a pioneer and innovator and is now a market leader with long-term experience serving key industries. Craemer’s reusable plastic pallets are manufactured exclusively from pure, high quality materials and are designed and tested for hygienic compliance. The pallets are molded in one piece, providing consistent dimensions, easy cleaning, and an excellent price/performance ratio. Their design and materials ensure stability and low maintenance. Most models are suitable for all standard handling and conveying systems. High standards of quality result in an extremely low damage rate for its multi-use pallets. In this way, Craemer plastic pallets remain a dependable link in logistics chains even after many years of service, reducing cost and increasing efficiency. Craemer plastic pallets are used in almost all areas where automation, process safety, cleanliness and hygiene play an important role. Customers hail from the packaging, pharmaceutical, chemical, food, electronics,and automotive suppliers as well as from all supplier industries. Where a liable and sustainable pallet solution is recognized internationally as a big plus compared to the competition, this is shown with the global demand from Craemer plastic pallets.
About the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO
The RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO is a popular one-stop resource for companies interested in implementing reusables into their supply chain, or strengthening the return on their existing reusable assets. The Pavilion brings together more than 35 exhibitors including manufacturers, material suppliers, providers of washing and other specialty equipment, and poolers and service providers of reusable packaging systems and solutions, all exhibiting within one highly visible and convenient location. In addition, a series of informative sessions about reusables will be presented in the Reusables Learning Center located within the Pavilion. The RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion and Reusables Learning Center will be in the Lakeside Center of McCormick Place at PACK EXPO in Chicago 2014.
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.