Last week, The New York Times reported on a new type of gallon milk jug. These ridged, rectangular-shaped jugs can be stacked on pallets and shrink-wrapped for shipment. No milk crates are needed, so no water or labor is needed for cleaning used crates, and no fuel is required to transport empty crates back to the dairy. These jugs store 4.5 gallons per cubic foot in a standard cooler, 50% more than the 3 gallons allowed by conventional jugs, making shipping and in-store refrigeration more ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.