PRODUCE PACKAGING COMMITTEE URGES BOX STANDARD

DALLAS -- A produce packaging task force is urging industry partners to evaluate the potential of shipping and receiving produce packaging in a standardized footprint. The dimensions -- 40-by-60 centimeters, or approximately 16-by-24 inches -- are identical to the size adopted by makers of fiberboard and returnable plastic containers.The Joint Produce Packaging Committee, convened earlier this year

DALLAS -- A produce packaging task force is urging industry partners to evaluate the potential of shipping and receiving produce packaging in a standardized footprint. The dimensions -- 40-by-60 centimeters, or approximately 16-by-24 inches -- are identical to the size adopted by makers of fiberboard and returnable plastic containers.

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