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Switch, Save, Sell

Reusable Transport Packaging is today’s way to move products…efficiently, effectively, sustainably. Create competitive advantage now and for the future by making the switch to reusable packaging.

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Today’s Way to Move Products

Reusable Transport Packaging can move virtually every product on Earth, helping to fulfill the promise of a zero-waste, resource-efficient, and highly visible supply chain.

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Today’s Way to Save

Reduce product damage, labor requirements, material use, and environmental impact with Reusable Transport Packaging.

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Today’s Way to Sell

The customer experience has never mattered more. From business-to-business to in-store engagement to home delivery, Reusable Transport Packaging delivers the quality and value that drives loyalty and profitable growth.

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The type of transport packaging you select is a strategic decision. You need a supply chain system that ensures quality, reduces cost, enhances the customer experience, drives loyalty, is environmentally friendly, and contributes to profitable growth. Reusable Transport Packaging (RTP) delivers all that, and more.

Efficient

End-to-end, and back again, utilizing RTP results in a lower cost and less wasteful supply chain that generates operational savings directly to the bottom line.

Effective

RTP protects product quality from point of production to point of sale. It can be used to attractively display both perishable and non-perishable foods at retail. RTP keeps products moving across the supply chain and through the cash register.

Sustainable

RTP optimizes your supply chain while reducing environmental impact. By preventing packaging waste instead of managing it, you can focus resources where they add market value and promote sales growth.

Today’s Way To Save

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The design and strength of RTP help protect against product damage in packing operations, transit, storage, replenishment, and at point of sale. Superior temperature management properties keep foods fresher longer.

Labor

Labor

RTP is designed to save time from start to finish. Standardized footprints, packing space, stacking compatibilities, ergonomic handling, one-touch replenishment, and easy folding and return of empty crates all add up to worker efficiencies and bottom line savings.

Materials

Materials

RTP is constructed of durable materials and designed to achieve multiple uses through rigorous operations and logistics systems. RTP is composed of recyclable materials that can be recovered, refurbished or re-manufactured for continuous use.

Environment

Environment

Companies are looking for supply chain solutions that combine efficiency with sustainability. With RTP, solid waste is prevented, and greenhouse gas emissions and energy consumption are reduced. Focus shifts from waste management processes, like landfill and recycling, to category growth initiatives.

Today’s Way To Sell

Reusable Transport Packaging creates competitive advantage, contributes to topline growth and helps forge customer loyalty. Whether you are packing and transporting raw materials, commodities, ingredients or parts to facilities for the manufacture or processing of goods; moving fresh, perishable foods to retail for consumer purchase; or delivering online orders to your customers’ doorstep, RTP delivers quality, value, and an enhanced end-user experience.

What is the RPA?

The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) is a non-profit trade organization representing and advocating for member companies that supply, use and provide services to reusable transport packaging systems. Since 1999, RPA has been a collaboration between supply chain partners to promote the use and value of reusable packaging and to advance the common business interests of the industry. RPA works to expand markets by raising awareness of the benefits of reuse, to spur innovation through best practices and process optimization, and to validate impact based on industry research, modeling and case studies. Click here for a directory of RPA members.

Why join the RPA?

Changing global conditions demand more material reuse solutions. RPA is here to help shape the future of the reusable packaging industry through:

  • Networking – Get to know industry peers and broaden contacts for business opportunities
  • Exposure – Increase your company’s visibility and marketing power to customers
  • Access – Gain information, resources, and tools only available to members
  • Influence – Be a change agent and part of the solution to common industry challenges
  • Marketing – Use RPA trade show and communication outlets to expand your outreach
  • Development – Give your employees professional growth opportunities via RPA leadership positions and business functions