Livonia, MI – December 20th, 2010 – Container and Pooling Solutions (CAPS) was recently named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s Green Supply Chain Award list for the second consecutive year. The prestigious list consists of companies working to make green or sustainability initiatives part of their core supply chain strategy.
Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within their own operations and/or supply chains, in the areas of sourcing/procurement, fulfillment/logistics, operations, product lifecycle management and more. The awards also recognize providers of supply chain solutions and services that are assisting their customers in achieving measurable sustainability goals.
For more than 12 years CAPS has been one of North America’s leading container management service providers. The company offers reusable dry and liquid container rental, tracking, cleaning and repair to customers in a variety of dry and liquid shipping industries. CAPS provides environmentally friendly, reusable container solutions that save valuable resources by eliminating corrugated material and wood pallets for domestic shipments. Additionally, the collapsibility and stackability of CAPS’ containers allows for better truckload optimization and increased storage space.
“CAPS is honored to be recognized as one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s Green Award companies,” said Drew Merrill, CAPS’ VP Business Development and Strategic Planning. “Increasingly our customers are coming to CAPS with the goal of greening their supply chain. We are proud to offer them a returnable container solution that reduces supply chain waste and increases operational efficiency. Whether our customers rent containers or utilize our cleaning, repair and tracking services to manage their own fleet, they are making significant strides in their effort to implement sustainability into daily operations.”
Since 1998, CAPS’ customers such as manufacturers and suppliers have reduced their supply chain waste by implementing the company’s sustainable container and asset management systems. CAPS consistently works with clients in the automotive, beverage, food and non-hazardous chemical markets to cut packaging costs while meeting greening goals. For more information about CAPS visit www.usecaps.com.
Container and Pooling Solutions (CAPS) is a supply chain management company based in Livonia, MI, that has been offering comprehensive container management services – including container rental, cleaning, repair and tracking – since 1998. CAPS helps its automotive, beverage, food, chemical and cosmetic customers reduce material handling costs while improving supply chain performance and initiating environmental practices. In 2008 and 2009, CAPS was named one of Food Logistics’ top 100 technology solution providers and in 2009 and 2010 was named one of Supply & Demand Chain’s Green Supply Chain award recipients. For more information on the CAPS’ container rental and container management services, visit www.usecaps.com or call (888) 873-2277.
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