Shipping fresh strawberries in corrugated containers costs 13 percent less than shipping the same volume of strawberries in reusable plastic containers (RPCs), according to a new economic case study.
The Corrugated Packaging Alliance has redesigned and updated its industry website. Please visit www.corrugated.org and check it out!
A new economic case study demonstrates a 25 percent annual cost savings from shipping tomatoes in corrugated versus shipping the same volume of tomatoes in reusable plastic containers (RPCs).
The Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA) released an update on the corrugated industry’s economic performance. Corrugated packaging’s economic indicators are monitored, measured, and reported as part of the industry’s sustainability program.
Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA) Executive Director Dennis Colley issued the following statement regarding the Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) recently released by IFCO. Performed by Franklin Associates, the LCA compares Returnable Plastic Containers (RPCs) with Corrugated Containers (CCs).