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Your employees as 'key workers'

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Your employees as 'key workers'

March 2020

You will have seen the announcement on ‘key workers’ and that parents with certain jobs can continue to send their children to school. Given the critical nature of packaging provision for supply chains, we have been trying to identify whether your employees would be included.

Welcome new partner member

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Welcome new partner member

March 2020

BPIF Cartons are pleased to welcome W.H.Leary as a new partner member. 

BPIF Cartons advert in Raconteur supplement on Sustainable BusinessBPIF Cartons advert in Raconteur supplement on Sustainable Business

March 2020

BPIF Cartons, in line with its objective of promoting the environmental benefits of using cartonboard to a wider audience, placed this advert in today’s Raconteur supplement on Sustainable Business.

BPIF Cartons shows that charity matters

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BPIF Cartons shows that charity matters

February 2020

At this year's BPIF Cartons President's Lunch, which was attend by 100 senior executives from both carton converter and partner members, raised a fantastic £1,615 for the children's charity, Jigsaw South East. This takes the total raised over the last four lunches to over £6,000.

Welcome new partner member

BPIF Cartons
Welcome new partner member

February 2020

BPIF Cartons are pleased to welcome Edale as a new partner member.BPIF Cartons are pleased to welcome Edale as a new partner member.

Product Design student wins WPO WorldStar Student Award 2019

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Product Design student wins WPO WorldStar Student Award 2019

February 2020

BA (Hons) Product Design student, Holly Grounds, has been awarded a Certificate of Merit and the Gold Trophy at the WPO WorldStar Student Awards. This is the second awarding body that has recognised and celebrated her innovative food packaging design.

Update on OPRL Guidelines regarding the labelling of cartons with a plastic content

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Update on OPRL Guidelines regarding the labelling of cartons with a plastic content

February 2020

The OPRL (On Pack Recycling Label) scheme has recently published updated rules on what recycling label its member companies must apply to paper and board packaging containing plastic. The member companies of OPRL include the major retailers and brands.The OPRL (On Pack Recycling Label) scheme has recently published updated rules on what recycling label its member companies must apply to paper and board packaging containing plastic.

GLOSSOP CARTONS PROMOTES EFFICIENCY WITH APPOINTMENT OF BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT MANAGER

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GLOSSOP CARTONS PROMOTES EFFICIENCY WITH APPOINTMENT OF BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT MANAGER

February 2020

One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of carton board packaging products, Glossop Cartons, has further invested in its management team with the appointment of a business improvement manager in order to further improve operational efficiency at the growing business, increasing production capacity and reducing customer lead times, while maintaining output of the highest quality.

Amipak invests £1.5m in new technology – new gluer latest to be installed at Croydon site

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Amipak invests £1.5m in new technology – new gluer latest to be installed at Croydon site

February 2020

Amipak has recently invested £200k in a new Brausse folding and gluing machine from UK and Ireland agent ipack solutions, for its growing range of carton packaging products for the food-to-go and out-of-home sectors.