Replas has developed a number of collaborative business partnerships where we manage the plastic waste generated by clients operations. The plastic waste is collected and processed into the Replas family of products that can then be used by the client. Replas take ownership of those products once used, so you continually reuse part of your own waste – it’s a compelling value proposition, with the environment in mind.Read More
Distribution, packaging, warehouse and freight managers have always strived for more effective and efficient product distribution processes. One of the main objectives has always been to reduce costs, and one innovation that has improved the distribution process and significantly reduced costs is plastic slipsheet technology.Read More
A recent development in pallet‐less handling systems is the introduction of the Replas Slipsheeted Bulk Bag. This innovative new product has a high‐quality Replas slipsheet attached to a premium grade bulk bag, which allows loads up to 1000 kg to be moved through a distribution chain. This style of packaging suits mechanised loading and unloading systems handling bulk products such as milk powders, flour, grains, minerals and rice.Read More
Distribution, packaging, warehouse and freight managers have always striven for more effective and efficient product distribution processes. One of the main objectives over the past few years has been to reduce costs.
Historically, two innovations have stood out above others to improve the distribution process. Firstly, the traditional wooden pallet. And secondly, the innovative concept of unitised loads.Read More
One of the most important studies to be undertaken in assessing the feasibility of a slipsheet program is a cost comparison with a wooden pallet program. Pregmon has carried out detailed cost comparison analyses.Read More
Once a slipsheet program has been chosen, consideration must then be given to the type of slipsheet that will be adopted depending on the product types and the environmental conditions to which the slipsheets will be subjected.Read More
The use of a slipsheet handling program requires modifications to the standard forklift trucks. However, these modifications are relatively minor and relate to attachments to the forklift trucks so facilitate slipsheeted load handling.Read More