Reusable Transport Packaging joins Reusable Packaging Association

The company, based in Madeira Beach, Fla., supplies reusable, sustainable solutions for all types of shipping, storage and distribution applications. Reusable Transport Packaging will exhibit in the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at Pack Expo 2012 in Chicago.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
July 02, 2012 - MMH Editorial

Reusable Transport Packaging has joined the Reusable Packaging Association. The company, based in Madeira Beach, Fla., supplies reusable, sustainable solutions for all types of shipping, storage and distribution applications. Reusable Transport Packaging will exhibit in the RPA Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO 2012 in Chicago.

“The vision of the RPA is congruent with our mission to help companies experience Returnable Results by maximizing their investment in packaging while having a positive, long-lasting environmental impact on the local and global community,” said Adam Stillman, Sales and Marketing Manager at Reusable Transport Packaging. “We look forward to working with the RPA to promote, facilitate and expand reusable and sustainable packaging awareness and solutions to the broader market. We exist to educate and supply companies with the means to implement reusable packaging programs that makes sense for their particular requirements.”

“Reusable Transport Packaging is a strong addition to our member base and to our Reusable Packaging Pavilion,” said Jerry Welcome, President of the RPA. “The number of exhibitors in the Pavilion grows each year, drawing more traffic for our members and providing more resources within one central location for attendees.”

Reusable Transport Packaging’s products are eco-friendly and engineered with ergonomics in mind. The company offers a full line of standard products such as bulk containers, plastic pallets, handheld totes, carts, corrugated plastic containers as well as custom solutions. The company also offers repair programs for bulk containers, plastic scrap buy-back programs, bulk container customization and bulk container rentals and leasing.



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