Comprehensive information on the types and uses of packaging in material handling and warehousing with an emphasis on reusable and eco packaging.
Posted 09/01 · 06:00 PM · SCMR Editorial
Packaging has traditionally operated in its own silo, disconnected from the rest of the supply chain. However, the growth of e-commerce, smaller and more frequent deliveries, and proposed changes in the way that parcel and LTL carriers calculate shipping charges are combining to put packaging front and center for supply chain managers. It could be the next—or last—frontier in supply chain optimization. In the following articles, the authors examine the role of packaging in the supply chain, including the corrugated…
Posted 09/01 · 06:54 AM · MMH Editorial
Integrated latches make reusable, plastic bulk containers compliant with Hazmat transport regulations.
Posted 08/27 · 09:29 AM · MMH Editorial
Hosted by the Reusable Packaging Association, education forum features more than a dozen sessions over three days.
Posted 08/22 · 08:53 AM · MMH Editorial
The acquisition encompasses loose fill manufacturing and distribution, as well as several other redistribution products, including bubble wrap, bubble-lined mailers and rolled foam.
Posted 08/22 · 08:49 AM · MMH Editorial
Akro-Mils’ donation to Habitat for Humanity included plastic storage bins and containers, portable organizers, storage cases, plastic and steel storage cabinets, and louvered bench racks.
Posted 08/22 · 08:47 AM · MMH Editorial
PMMI to honor Class of 2014 at PACK EXPO International in reception benefiting industry education
Posted 08/04 · 05:52 AM · MMH Editorial
According to a new report recently released by Sandler Research, an online market research store for research reports on multiple industries, large retailers are shifting to block pallets over stringer pallets, consequently manufacturers are expected to focus on manufacturing block pallets.
Posted 08/02 · 10:10 AM · MMH Editorial
Atagi joins NWPCA from NorthStar Policy Navigation, where he most recently served as managing partner of the firm. He starts with NWPCA on August 4, 2014.
Posted 07/31 · 11:56 PM · MMH Editorial
Collecting the weight of packages on the fly yields better management, decision making.
Posted 07/29 · 10:02 AM · MMH Editorial
Xtreme RFID manufactures rugged RFID tags that fully encapsulate RFID inlays in a one piece plastic housing to protect it from chemicals, water, impact, temperatures, and other unforgiving elements.