CHEP Blog - Industry news, Case Studies and Media Releases
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.
» Read more
6 October 2014 - Portugal’s national airline and Star Alliance member TAP Portugal, and CHEP Aerospace Solutions, the leading independent provider of outsourced Unit Load Device (ULD) and galley cart services, have signed a four-year agreement for the supply and management of ULDs that is set to bring significant fuel savings and environmental benefits. » Read more
Airlines Cargo, one of the world’s leading air cargo carriers, has appointed
CHEP Aerospace Solutions, the leading independent provider of outsourced Unit
Load Device (ULD) and galley cart services, to maintain and repair its entire
fleet of ULDs worldwide under an exclusive five-year agreement. » Read more
London, UK, - September 3rd 2014 – H.J. Heinz Company, a worldwide food processing leader, has signed a three-year contract renewal with CHEP for the use of pallet pooling services throughout Europe. The agreement is a result of the European pallet pool tender process recently undertaken by Heinz, which identified supply chain cooperation as a core requirement. » Read more
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
Cathay Pacific Airways and CHEP Aerospace Solutions, the leading independent provider of outsourced Unit Load Device (ULD) and galley cart services, have signed a five-year renewable agreement for the supply and management of ULDs and pallet accessories. » Read more
Today, global Group President of CHEP Pallets, Peter Mackie, officially launched CHEP Australia’s national Logistics Control Centre at Erskine Park, NSW. » 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.
» Read more
Cologne, Germany July 15th – CHEP, the world’s leading provider of pallet and container pooling solutions today introduced a new generation plastic quarter pallet that will be available to more than 1.400 customers in Germany beginning in July 2014. This new product is CHEP’s answer to the marketplace demand for sustainable cost advantage and efficiency improvements, as well as waste reduction. » Read more
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.
» Read more