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Updates to Amazon’s FFP Chargebacks
August 8, 2019

Updates to Amazon’s FFP Chargebacks

by: EPE USA
Updates to Amazon’s FFP Chargebacks: the date for chargebacks has been extended to September 3rd, 2019   Updates to Amazon’s FFP Chargebacks: Amazon recently announced that they have postponed the launch of the chargebacks related to its Frustration-Free Packaging (FFP) program due to the large number of submissions of vendors…
2019 AmeriStar Award Winner – EPE Designs Award-winning sustainable packaging
August 6, 2019

2019 AmeriStar Award Winner – EPE Designs Award-winning sustainable packaging

by: EPE USA
2019 AmeriStar Award Winners. EPE is proud to announce that our RSTI SIOC (Ships In Own Container) Toilet Ceramic Packaging design has won the 2019 AmeriStar Award!   2019 AmeriStar Awards Every year, the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IOPP) hosts an AmeriStar Packaging Competition featuring the best designs and innovative…
What is the Zero-Waste Movement?
August 2, 2019

What is the Zero-Waste Movement?

by: EPE USA
The EPA’s 2018 National Overview reports that the United States produced 262 million tons of municipal solid waste in 2015. That year, the average American generated over 1,600 pounds of trash. In defiance of these horrifying statistics, a radical new idea has arisen, focused on eliminating your personal ecological footprint.…
Green Nudging in Packaging
July 31, 2019

Green Nudging in Packaging

by: EPE USA
Green nudging in packaging: weighing the effects of behavioral psychology on the sustainability front   Nudging is the concept of using indirect suggestions and social reinforcement to influence the behavior of individuals. It can be as simple as larger recycling bins than garbage bins so that people prioritize recycling. Or…
Companies Trend Toward A Sustainable Future
July 29, 2019

Companies Trend Toward A Sustainable Future

by: EPE USA
IKEA, Target, and Nestlé among those launching sustainable packaging initiatives   In recent years, more and more companies have launched sustainability campaigns, guaranteeing changes to their supply chains and manufacturing processes. The trend continues to grow in 2019. Businesses are switching to environmentally friendly materials, replacing non-recyclable with recyclable and…
Pulse Check: Where is the packaging industry with current environmental laws and regulations?
July 23, 2019

Pulse Check: Where is the packaging industry with current environmental laws and regulations?

by: EPE USA
The packaging industry and current environmental laws and regulations We at EPE USA continue to implement sustainable designs and processes in our efforts to save the world, one package at a time. We wanted to explore recent environmental legislation within the packaging industry. Where are we with current environmental laws…
EPE Joins Amazon’s Packaging Support and Supplier Network (APASS)
July 18, 2019

EPE Joins Amazon’s Packaging Support and Supplier Network (APASS)

by: EPE USA
EPE USA has officially joined the Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network (APASS) and will now be offering our packaging design, testing, and manufacturing capabilities to companies and other product manufacturers interested in reducing their e-commerce costs, minimizing Amazon prep chargebacks and improving the overall customer/consumer e-commerce experience.   What…
Biodegradable plastic alternative made from cactus plants
July 15, 2019

Biodegradable plastic alternative made from cactus plants

by: EPE USA
New discovery! Biodegradable plastic alternative made from cactus plants really? We here at EPE USA have accepted the responsibility as an industry leader to provide sustainable packaging solutions and make a significant positive impact on our environment. In addition to our work, we’re constantly researching new ideas and alternative materials…
Can Polystyrene Packaging Foam Be Recycled
May 13, 2019

Can Polystyrene Packaging Foam Be Recycled

by: EPE USA
Can Polystyrene Protective Packaging Foam Be Recycled? It’s one of the most confusing aspects of recycling today: what can be recycled and who’s willing to recycle it for you? There is one particularly confusing material that stands out from the rest when it comes time to get rid of it—expanded…
Are Drones and Delivery Robots the Future of Last-Mile Delivery?
May 3, 2019

Are Drones and Delivery Robots the Future of Last-Mile Delivery?

by: EPE USA
Drones & Last-Mile Delivery  Are Drones and Delivery Robots the Future of Last-Mile Delivery? – Depending on who you ask, the future is either already here or it’s right around the corner, which means that some of the biggest technological developments of late will start to impact most people’s daily…
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