Bulk Container and Warehousing

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 07:47
Warehouse

Below highlights a case study adding value for a bulk liquid container supplier. Propak’s highly trained logistics professionals developed and executed a network distribution solution. Please contact us for additional details. Challenge: A large liquid bulk reusable container supplier to the fast moving consumer goods industry needed a partner to provide a new facility.  Not just typical warehousing, but reverse …

Refrigerated shipments meet cross country distribution.

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 07:42

Below highlights a case study on a refrigerated transportation and distribution solution.  Propak’s highly trained and talented logistics professionals developed and executed this solution for a large agriculture company. Please contact us for additional details. Challenge: A Florida agriculture company was shipping full truckloads to retail locations throughout the U.S.  The retailer changed their receiving requirements so that all products …

The Paper Pallet

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 06:39

It’s hard to imagine a paper pallet capable of withstanding the rigors placed on a traditional wooden pooled pallet, but furniture retailer IKEA plans to prove its worthiness beginning this January. The retailer will begin shipping paper (compressed cardboard) pallets to suppliers for shipments through their supply chain. What remains to be seen is numerous, some more obvious than others. …

Pallet Market Growth

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 06:33

A great industry forecast study completed by Freedonia Group summarized nicely by PackagingRevolution.net, you can visit the article by clicking here. Certainly an encouraging outlook with regard to the continued overall economic recovery of the country, most importantly the manufacturing sector. Let us know your thoughts!

Innovation

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 06:29

Those in the pallet industry, or heavily involved in pallet activity, tend to consider themselves in a less-than-cutting-edge end of the economy. It will come as a surprise to many to read this synopsis from MMH detailing the latest innovations on display recently at Chicago’s ProMat Show. While the fast-moving consumer goods industry is clearly heavily dominated by the wooden …