Here it is – the second
edition of our EPAL
Following the summer
break, we hope that
this edition brings you
up-to-date with plenty
of interesting topics about recent developments
A lot has happened over the past few
months. For example, EPAL has a new
president. Robert Holliger, who has
known EPAL since the early days and
shaped its development more than almost
anyone else, is the new man at the
EPAL is active in China, Australia and the
US – how does that benefit you? Find out
In Belgium, we have started to train
users of EPAL/EUR pallets to become
“quality experts” in a new training and
certification process. The EPAL/EUR pallet
exchange system depends on quality
– the new certificates guarantee exclusive
use of quality-assured, original EPAL/
Brand piracy is not a trivial offence!
Lawyer Bernd Dörre points out the risks
and consequences of counterfeited
In the next edition of EPAL News, you
can read an in-depth report about the
attempts and tests EPAL is currently
undertaking to find an alternative to the “Düsseldorfer Pallet”.
I hope you enjoy this edition!
Harry Jacobi (CEO).