Using a pallet pool enables you to obtain supply chain efficiency by improving handling processes and reducing storage costs. Reusable pallets are durable and available worldwide in conveniently located service centres close to you at a time that suits you. Pallet sizes vary across regions and while there is no universally accepted standard, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO Standard 6780) has sanctioned six pallet dimensions and CHEP can supply pallets matching all specifications for both domestic and international transfers.
Moving, protecting and storing semi-bulk dry and liquid products provides a unique set of challenges from ensuring safe loading and unloading to product protection with minimal handling. CHEP provides reusable, Intermediate Bulk Containers to customers around the world and across a range of industries including food, beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, chemical and general manufacturing. Through its suite of containers and liners, CHEP can help you better manage your raw materials, ingredients and finished products, whether they are free flowing or viscous liquid, granular, powders or semi solids.
Reusable Plastic Crates (RPCs) are fundamental for transporting, distributing and storing fruit and vegetables from producers to consumers in the fresh food industry. Plastic crates are reusable and do not require treatment for pests. The benefits of reusable crates include hygiene, constant quality and dimension, no splintering or nails, and no water absorption. RPCs are weather resistant and stack for excellent space utilisation and can be easily repaired or replaced. Different sizes of RPCs address the packaging and transportation requirements of various types of fruit and vegetables in the goods and produce cycle.
CHEP operates an extensive network of pallet, container and RPC service centres worldwide. All CHEP products are reusable and each service centre employs trained technicians to maintain and repair products to industry standards. Specialist service centres are located close to major industry hubs and growing areas. The general service centres are strategically situated in both metropolitan and regional areas and close to manufacturing facilities. All depots store excess products to meet seasonal or unexpected customer demands. Customers can use these conveniently located centres to collect and return their CHEP products to reduce vehicle miles, cut down on wasted time and minimise impact on the environment.