CHEP, the global leader in pooling and supply chain management solutions for the supply of pooled pallets in the United States, has signed a new three-year agreement with Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT; TSX:BCB), one of the world’s largest producers of beverages on behalf of retailers, brand owners and distributors. The agreement makes CHEP a valued partner to Cott in North America. » Read more
Growth in retail trade is expected to soften in the lead up to Christmas, according to the AFGC CHEP Retail Index, which predicts year-on-year growth of 4.8 per cent in the September quarter, slowing to 3.2 per cent growth for the December quarter.
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CHEP Australia has this week launched a trial of mobile technology that
will enable customers to transfer equipment accountability at the same time as
merchandise passes through their receipt and dispatch docks. » Read more
Automotive car manufacturers and Tier One Supplier’s are facing significant challenges in keeping track of their returnable packaging. Every participant within the supply chain has a high investment, regardless of which party actually owns the containers. Most of the costs are part of the part “piece price” and it is not typically seen as a potential for significant cost savings, but it is a regular discussion point for supply chain optimization experts.
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In recognition of its commitment to environmental sustainability, CHEP Australia has received the Australian Packaging Covenant’s High Performers Award in the Small to Medium Packaging Manufacturer category.
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The 14th AFGC CHEP Retail Index released today shows year-on-year growth in retail sales remains strong despite easing moderately in the June quarter. » Read more
The13th AFGC CHEP Retail Index, released today, shows year-on-year growth in retail sales continued to lift in the March quarter with a rise of 5.8 per cent, and further strengthening is expected. » Read more
CHEP Australia’s next generation small footprint retail ready display pallet, developed in consultation with manufacturers and retailers for the FMCG retail supply chain, is now in market and delivering a new level of efficiencies and benefits. » Read more
Cut cost, reduces labour. The Gen 3 crate has the lowest fold down profile in the world allowing customers to fit up to 29 per cent more crates per pallet load. This reduces the space you need during reverse logistics delivering significant cost savings. » Read more
Our Power of Pooling calculator helps you to quickly identify your current white pallets costs and environmental savings available by using the CHEP pooling solution. » Read more