• Unlike a lot of packaging manufacturers Macpac designs and manufactures

    Unlike a lot of packaging manufacturers Macpac designs and manufactures

    Their flexibility allows for packaging runs from 1000 into millions. Macpac offers individual expert advice to each and every customer always looking at things from a refreshing perspective. Their concept to production process includes designing around an initial idea, computer aided design (CAD), tooling, production and finally fulfilling expectations with the finished product. So rather

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  • GoPlasticPallets.com: Reuse, Recycle, Repeat

    GoPlasticPallets.com: Reuse, Recycle, Repeat

    Plastic pollution has dominated the media over the last year and Goplasticpallets.com are doing their bit to help. Within the company, every piece of plastic, paper, card, glass and tin that is used is recycled, at their own expense. Further on from this, the company are looking at replacing plastic cups for the water cooler

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  • Boxmart create new retail variety pack for craft beers

    Boxmart create new retail variety pack for craft beers

    Bespoke packaging experts at BoxMart have created a distinctive, new retail variety pack for award-winning independent brewer, Thornbridge Brewery. The novel ‘Discovery’ pack is being trialed in over 400 Tesco stores nationwide, showcasing eight of Thornbridge’s craft beers, enabling consumers to sample a range of the brewers’ offering at home. BoxMart was tasked with designing a

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  • Jetbox® delivers improved transit packaging for banners

    Jetbox® delivers improved transit packaging for banners

    Bell Packaging have provided the Jetbox® solution for LP Displays to improve the transit of banners. LP Displays are one of the UK’s leading suppliers of POS and printed signage. Responding to a request for a new presentation, LP chose square Jetbox® packaging. The challenge was to transport high quality banners so that they were well

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  • Plastico and Transcend partner to supply paper straws to the hospitality sector

    Plastico and Transcend partner to supply paper straws to the hospitality sector

    Plastico, the UK’s market leader in catering products to the foodservice and retail sectors, has struck a long-term strategic partnership with Transcend Packaging that will offer food and drink service companies access to the same high-quality, British-made paper straws that will also be supplied to major brands, including McDonald’s. Transcend Packaging, based in South Wales,

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  • RPC M&H Plastics offer 100 percent recyclable spork

    RPC M&H Plastics offer 100 percent recyclable spork

    RPC M&H Plastics are now offering 100 percent Recyclable sporks for food-to-go which are lightweight, cost-effective and now made from Polypropylene (PP) instead of the traditional Polystyrene. The move to PP means the sporks will be widely recycled throughout the UK and Europe which will be cutting down on landfill waste and contributing to circular

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  • Stertil scissor lift ensures safety in confined space

    Stertil scissor lift ensures safety in confined space

    Stertil Dock Products has designed, manufactured and installed a scissor lift to ensure safe handling operations for one of the UK’s leading retailers at its store in Brixton. The 1500kg capacity electro-hydraulic scissor lift is used to transport a variety of roll cages, garment rails and plastic dollies between a goods receiving area and the

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  • LPR: Everyone’s a winner

    LPR: Everyone’s a winner

    LPR highlights the business advantages of a sustainable supply chain How can corporate social responsibility (CSR) enhance rather than dilute a company’s competitive advantage? As Joe Hebblewhite of pallet pooling specialist LPR explains, good CSR is a win-win-win strategy. In the case of environmental sustainability policy, the first win is a reduction in costs. For

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  • Spectra Packaging launch new high lustre silk finish

    Spectra Packaging launch new high lustre silk finish

    Spectra Packaging has recently added a new high lustre offering to their wide range of innovative bottle and closure finishes. The UK converters new Silk finish claims to provide customers with a beautiful gentle sheen that benefits from virtually no visible flow lines when compared with conventional pearlescent colours. Highly lustrous with a soft smooth

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