Nine Providers Exhibiting Together to Provide One-Stop, Comprehensive Resource for Attendees
Arlington, VA, August 5, 2010 – The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) announced today that nine of the industry’s leading reusable packaging suppliers will exhibit together at the RPA’s Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO International 2010, Oct. 31 – Nov. 3, 2010. The reusable packaging suppliers exhibiting in the Pavilion include:
• ORBIS Corporation
• Container and Pooling Solutions
• Polymer Logistics
• IPL Products, Ltd.
• Green Line Armor
• Rehrig Pacific
• IFCO SYSTEMS
The packaging suppliers are joining together with logistics providers within the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion to educate attendees about the economic and environmental benefits of integrating reusable packaging into their business-to-business supply chains. Together, the companies offer a wide range of reusable plastic products including a broad selection of bulk and hand-held containers, pallets and transport products, liquid Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs), automotive container management solutions, Reusable Produce Containers (RPCs), display-ready merchandising units, and a variety of other solutions for handling and transporting commercial, manufactured, produce, food and beverage products safely and economically.
“There has been tremendous innovation in the types and numbers of reusable packaging products, including specialized containers designed to fit the needs of specific markets and applications,” said Jon Kalin, RPA Chairman of the Board, and Sales and Marketing Manager for Rehrig Pacific. “The RPA Pavilion will give PACK EXPO attendees a one-stop source to observe and evaluate reusable packaging solutions and determine which best suits their unique requirements.”
The Pavilion will be located in rows 5000, 5100 and 5200 on the main level of Lakeside East Hall in Chicago’s McCormick Place. For more information about the Pavilion, exhibiting companies, or general information about the reusable packaging industry, visit the RPA website at www.choosereusables.org.
PMMI is a trade association of 560-plus member companies that manufacture packaging, processing and related converting machinery in the United States or Canada; machinery components and packaging containers and materials. PMMI’s vision is to be the leading global resource for packaging, and its mission is to improve and promote members’ abilities to meet the needs of their customers.
PMMI organizes the PACK EXPO trade shows: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas and EXPO PACK México, connecting participants in the packaging and processing supply chain with their customers around the world. Coming Up: PACK EXPO International, Oct. 31–Nov. 3, 2010, at Chicago’s McCormick Place; EXPO PACK México at Mexico City’s Centro Banamex, June 21–24, 2011, and PACK EXPO Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center Sept. 26–28, 2011.
Learn more about PMMI and the PACK EXPO trade shows at PMMI.org and Packexpo.com. For more information about PACK EXPO International 2010, visit www.packexpo.com or contact PMMI’s Show Department at 703.243.8555 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.choosereusables.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
Web Site: www.choosereusables.org