Packaging can be just as important as the product itself, particularly for fresh, perishable foods. In today’s competitive marketplace retailers look for new ways to present the products they sell as well as protect quality, freshness, and shelf life.
Polymer Logistics Celebrates Grand Opening of Dublin, GA Service Center
"The facility will provide Reusable Plastic Container (RPC) pooling, sanitizing, and redistribution logistics to service Polymer Logistics customers."
Polymer Logistics Announces Appointment of RPC Industry Leader to Support North America Growth
Paul Pederson named Vice President of Protein & Dairy Supply Chain and Food Safety
Wood-look products propel Polymer Logistics
Polymer Logistics shipped more than 22 million wood-look reusable plastic containers in 2016 and company officials say they expect sales gains with the crates and wood-look display fixtures for 2017.
Polymer Logistics Announces Personnel Changes to Manage North American Expansion
Riverside, CA, December 19, 2016 - Polymer Logistics, a global leader in retail ready packaging, is growing its leadership team with seasoned packaging, logistics, supplier and retail professionals to support the company’s growth in North America.
Polymer Logistics Opens New Service Center in Portage, Indiana
Portage, IN, November 10, 2016 - Polymer Logistics, a retail ready packaging company, held a ribbon cutting ceremony for its state-of-the-art 75,000 sq. ft. logistics and distribution center in Porter County today. Located at 6750 Daniel Burnham Dr., Portage IN, the new facility will create more than 40 new jobs.
Polymer Logistics Showcases New Products and Customers at PMA Fresh Summit 2016
Company’s most recent developments focus on enhancing shopper engagement while boosting sales for growers, distributors and retailers Orlando: Polymer Logistics, a leader in retail ready packaging solutions, is highlighting its latest product and service developments at the Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit 2016 here this week. The company also is announcing several new grower/shippers on the Polymer reusable plastic container (RPC) leasing program in the United States and Canada. “We have seen significant growth in the use of our solutions across fresh foods and fully expect the trend to continue into 2017 and beyond. The feedback we are getting from both produce suppliers and retailers is that shoppers are responding very favorably to the increased use of our crates in their stores,” said Fred Heptinstall, CEO North America of Polymer Logistics.
Fred Heptinstall Joins Polymer Logistics as CEO North America
Riverside, CA: Polymer Logistics, the global leader in Retail-Ready Packaging, has appointed industry veteran Fred Heptinstall as CEO North America Business. He reports to Gideon Feiner, CEO of Polymer Logistics, effective July 01, 2016. "The RPC business in the United States is a very strategic part of Polymer Logistics and its growth plans over the next several years. The addition of Fred Heptinstall is another sign of our continued commitment to our growing business," said Feiner. "Fred is a strong and proven industry leader and an ideal fit to lead our business in North America. He will add tremendous value to our organization, customers and retail partners.”
Polymer Logistics Breaks Ground on New Service Center in Georgia
Dublin, GA, July 26, 2016 - Polymer Logistics, a leading provider of One-Touch/Retail Ready Packaging solutions to retailers worldwide, held a groundbreaking ceremony for its state-of- the-art 75,000 sq. ft. logistics and distribution center in Laurens County, Georgia today. Located at 101 Best Buy Drive in Dublin, the new facility will create 110 new jobs when open in early 2017.
Why is Macfrut worth a visit?
Macfrut is a leading trade fair for professionals operating in the fruit and vegetable sector in Italy and in Europe. The new premises of the exhibition, the growing number of Italian and foreign companies participating, and a wide range of initiatives aimed at promoting innovation and internationalisation are the features that make it an event of great importance.
The natural universe
A four-day full immersion in the rich and varied universe of Italian natural and organic production, and all-round experience: not only information and updates on the best of Italian organics, but also the opportunity to taste products, get a feel for the quality and network with the natural industry, build new business relations and meet opinion makers.
Polymer Logistics Named to Food Logistics’ Top Green Provider List for 2016
RIVERSIDE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Polymer Logistics as a Top Green Provider for 2016.
Polymer Logistics will present at Cibus 2016, May 9-12, Parma, Italy
Polymer Logistics will be presenting its new Wood-Look display stand, along with its Wood-Look RPC range and other products.
Walmart Recognizes Polymer Logistics and Calavo as Innovation Partners
Polymer’s wood grain RPCs offer superior fresh merchandising opportunities for Walmart.
Additional Walmart produce suppliers roll out wood grain RPCs from Polymer Logistics
Three additional major produce growers have started shipping to Walmart in wood grain reusable plastic containers from Polymer Logistics.
Polymer Logistics Invests in Two New Wash and Distribution Facilities to Expand Service Coverage Nationwide and Accommodate Growth
Polymer’s fourth and fifth service centers in Illinois and Georgia will support customers on the East Coast, in the Midwest and in Canadaץ
Polymer Logistics Delivers first wood grain RPC shipments into Walmart
RIVERSIDE, CA January 28, 2016: Three leading produce companies, Grimmway Enterprises, Inc., Pure Hothouse Foods, Inc. and Calavo Growers, Inc., shipped the first truckloads of product in new wood grain reusable plastic containers (RPCs) from Polymer Logistics to Walmart distribution centers this month. Classic Yam is also supporting the initiative by being the first sweet potato grower to ship in wood grain containers. The first product in the new RPCs is expected to arrive at Walmart stores this week.
Fruit Logistica 2016, 3rd - 5th February, Berlin
Polymer Logistics presents at the 23rd annual Fruit Logistica show the newest member of its Wood-Look products family: the Wood-Look Modular Display stand. Exhibiting its latest products and merchandising solutions for fresh produce retailers in Hall 21 / C-04.
Polymer Logistics Appoints Mosco North American Vice President of Sales
Polymer Logistics, the global leader in Retail-Ready Packaging, announced that Tony Mosco has joined the company as North American Vice President of Sales. He reports to Gideon Feiner, CEO of Polymer Logistics, and is responsible for all commercial activity in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
Polymer Logistics “Goes with the Wood Grain” to Help Retailers Boost Sales
Reusable plastic crates have their advantages, but giving the produce department a natural appearance hasn't been counted as one of them. However, the new wood-look RPC from Polymer Logistics has an important and enthusiastic fan in Dorn Wenninger, vice president of produce and floral for Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart Stores.