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Pioneer of the packaging industry wins major award

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Pioneer of the packaging industry wins major award

July 2018

On Wednesday 4 July, Robert Davison, Chairman of the Alexir Partnership, received a BPIF Award for his outstanding contribution to the UK printing industry at the House of Lords.

Investing in People

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Investing in People

July 2018

BPIF Cartons has recently organised a series of complimentary training courses for all its converter members that have been offered by partner members:  Iggesund, Lasercomb and Sun Chemical. 

BPIF Cartons promotes the industry in the latest The Grocer's Guide to Packaging supplement

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BPIF Cartons promotes the industry in the latest The Grocer's Guide to Packaging supplement

July 2018

Packaging has never been so hotly debated, with the BBC's Blue Planet programme lighting the touch paper that has seen widespread criticism of the industry.

Graphic Packaging International (GPI) expands manufacturing facility with new machinery

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Graphic Packaging International (GPI) expands manufacturing facility with new machinery

June 2018

Graphic Packaging International (GPI), has enhanced its manufacturing capacity with the introduction of Bobst Masterfold 110 machinery.

FRIP invests to maintain its UK market position

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FRIP invests to maintain its UK market position

June 2018

The UK's leading hot foil stamping and embossing specialists, Frip Group, continues to invest in technology and personnel to preserve its premier position and extend its range of services.

Six figure investment by Glossop Cartons

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Six figure investment by Glossop Cartons

June 2018

A six figure capital investment by Glossop Cartons, including the purchase of the UK's first Brausse Forza 900 C3 folder gluer, will help the company to energy-efficiently deliver cartons of the highest pharmaceutical standards and to further reduce customer lead times.

BPIF Cartons has its say on Late Payment legislation and the potential for a tax on single use plastics

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BPIF Cartons has its say on Late Payment legislation and the potential for a tax on single use plastics

May 2018

BPIF Cartons has recently been lobbying government departments, on behalf of its members, to ensure that the UK carton industry's voice is heard.

ECMA issues call to action to the EU to combat late payments

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ECMA issues call to action to the EU to combat late payments

May 2018

The entire European economy is negatively affected by late payment.

Simply Cartons targets growth with new Bobst die-cutter

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Simply Cartons targets growth with new Bobst die-cutter

May 2018

The Nottingham-based carton manufacturer has bought a Bobst Expertcut 106 PER die-cutter. The machine can process up to 9,000 sheets per hour.