EDEKA SUDWEST fish retail supply chain
Like many retail companies, EDEKA SUDWEST was using one-trip expanded polystyrene boxes from processing sites to regional distribution centers and stores for the distribution of fish. A Schoeller Allibert reusable stack nest fish container is now the only RTP used in their supply chain.
EDEKA SUDWEST was using containers made out of polystyrene with a waterdrain to move fresh fish to the retailer.
In order to switch to a returnable plastic solutions they needed to resolve following challenges:
The need of a water drain outside.
Ability to add a bar code.
Suitable for frozen products
Reduced volume when shipped back
Adding a logo
Identification of the container
The Schoeller Allibert Solution = Bicolor stack/nest container
Returnable plastic container out of PP
water drain outside
QR code or Barcode
existing system in Schoeller Allibert - ERP possible
Easy stacking direction thanks to bicolor
No more styrofoam residue on the fish
Long life service
Temperature resistant up till -30°C
EDEKA SUDWEST adopted to the fish box with drain holes. This solid bicolour Non-Euro Stack/Nest 180° with footprint 800x450 mm is specially designed to store fish. This large non-euro size container has an internal usable volume of 38L. Food-safe and able to load up to 25 kg and 250 kg when stacked. Reduce reverse logistics costs with its high nesting ratio of 71%. Ergonomical thanks to the 2 handles on the short side.