3 ways plastic outperforms wood along the shipping line

The logistics of shipping perishable goods are considerable, and ineffective storage and treatment methods contribute to the billions of dollars in waste every year. Switching to plastic shipping pallets could have a number of positive effects on minimising wasted food.

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How cube optimisation makes shipping more sustainable

Sustainable and efficient shipping is something that involves many factors in a company's supply chain. Cube optimisation when pallet packing is one way of doing this. What is it and how does it affect a company's shipping costs, product and packaging design?

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How container rain can dampen your shipping success

Moisture damage to goods and shipping pallets could potentially cost you thousands. See the three ways container rain could dampen your shipping success.

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How will Amazon's arrival affect Australian shipping?

Amazon's Australian arrival presents some challenges. How will the retailer affect Australian shipping, and tackle Australia's unique transport logistics?

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3 Australian trade facts showcasing the industry's enormity

When you work for an industry that has a large an impact on the rest of the world as it does Australia, you have to find ways to work sustainably.

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Why Australian food exporters should make the shift to plastic

Are you still using wooden pallets to bring goods to and from Australia? The booming restaurant industry will thank you to consider the switch to plastic.

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Reducing emissions in shipping chains

What's the latest in green shipping practises? Today, we explore what's going on in the South East Asian ports and seek ways to improve the situation.

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Is branding important to shipping companies?

As of right now, branding isn't as big as it should be in the shipping industry, though experts think companies should think twice about that. Here's why.

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Will tighter rules on wood pallets' utility improve them?

Tighter regulations on fumigating wooden shipping pallets will begin in the next few weeks. But are they a better option than quality plastic options?

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Eco Pallets FoodPro 2017 Wrap Up

FoodPro 2017 took place in Sydney from the 16th to the 19th of July. Eco Pallets was there speaking to suppliers and manufacturers. Here's what we learned.

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