UK PACKAGING AWARDS 2018 SPONSORS
Sponsoring Contract Packer Award.
Sponsoring Corrugated: Retail Ready & Point of Sale. BOBST are one of the world’s leading suppliers of equipment and services to packaging and label manufacturers in the folding carton, corrugated board and flexible materials industries. They have a presence in more than 50 countries and run 12 production facilities in 8 countries.
Sponsoring Glass Pack of the Year Awards.
Everyday - British Glass unashamedly wants to see more glass packaging in our shops. A single material solution that helps products last longer, protects flavour and is easily recycled into new packaging - glass has much to offer. And as this category proves, it delivers the balance of function, form and price that mass market, everyday products need. That’s why British Glass is proud to sponsor this category.
Premium - Glass packaging makes an important contribution to building brands and has long been the first choice for premium products. Innovative design and new techniques are ensuring glass retains that position. From raw materials to decoration – it takes a distinctive blend of experience and skills to deliver glass packaging that’s world class – and British Glass is proud to put its name to celebrating that.
Sponsoring Packaging Development Team of the Year. As a leading international manufacturing company, Coveris is dedicated to providing solutions that enhance the safety, quality and convenience of products we use every day. In partnership with the most respected brands in the world, Coveris develops vital products that contribute to the lives of millions every day.
Sponsoring Consumer Convenience Award. The Foodservice Packaging Association brings together manufacturers, distributors and end users of packaging used to serve and prepare food and beverages on the go. Together we raise standards with regard to packaging safety & hygiene, environment and in-use performance so helping to maintain a buoyant UK foodservice sector where foodservice operators, retailers and caterers are free to choose the packaging they want and can operate within an infrastructure that allows them to continue to flourish and enables them to improve the quality and range of their menu.
Sponsoring Cartonboard Award. hubergroup UK remains at the forefront of the packaging industry and with our high performance products and service solutions are proud to have made a significant impact through improved press performance and consistent quality. We are proud sponsors of the UK Packaging Awards and as one of the largest worldwide printing ink manufacturers, we congratulate all entrants and offer our continued commitment to you and the industry as a whole.
As a global management consulting firm, Infinite Sum specialize in enabling our clients overcome the challenges of working with international emerging markets. Against a backdrop of increased political, regulatory, ethical and cost challenges many of the world leading consumer packaged goods and durable goods companies have turned to Infinite Sum to design and deliver the customized solutions they need.
With a presence in over 30 countries, we deliver our solutions through two distinct business units – “Manufacturing Operations Consulting” and “Global Sourcing and Supplier Management Services”. For a better understanding of our specific service offerings and value proposition, please visit www.infinitesum.com
Sponsoring Design Team of the Year. OPRL is delighted to be rewarding packaging professionals who go the extra mile - or more - in embedding recyclability and sustainability into packaging design, and helping their clients to engage their customers in the circular economy. Great packaging design addresses multiple functions – brand building, marketing, display, product protection, and sustainable transport and materials use – and the great talent that delivers all of that routinely deserves recognition.
Sponsoring Innovation of the Year Award. Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2018 offers an unparalleled opportunity to immerse yourself in the packaging industry and discover the latest innovative solutions and pioneering services. Combined with a free programme of insightful and inspiring seminars, as well as a series of engaging show features, it is your window into the future of packaging.
Pro2Pac is the UK’s only packaging and processing event for the food and drink industry.
Taking place alongside IFE (The International Food & Drink Event) at ExCeL in March, Pro2Pac is the meeting place for everyone in the food and drink supply chain - an influential biennial gathering of producers, manufacturers, technologists and design specialists.
Revealing the best of manufacturing innovation, packaging solutions and printing and labelling products, Pro2Pac will bring together over 120 leading suppliers and solutions providers, so put 18-20 March 2019 in your diary to join them to learn from an inspiring seminar programme, uncover the future of packaging with our new features and meet with the rest of the industry.
Smurfit Kappa, a FTSE 100 company, is one of the leading providers of paper-based packaging solutions in the world, with around 46,000 employees in approximately 370 production sites across 35 countries and with revenue of €8.6 billion in 2017. We are located in 22 countries in Europe, and 13 in the Americas. We are the only large-scale pan-regional player in Latin America.
With our proactive team we relentlessly use our extensive experience and expertise, supported by our scale, to open up opportunities for our customers. We collaborate with forward-thinking customers by sharing superior product knowledge, market understanding and insights in packaging trends to ensure business success in their markets. We have an unrivalled portfolio of paper-packaging solutions, which is constantly updated with our market-leading innovations. This is enhanced through the benefits of our integration, with optimal paper design, logistics, timeliness of service, and our packaging plants sourcing most of their raw materials from our own paper mills.
Our products, which are 100% renewable and produced sustainably, improve the environmental footprint of our customers.
Sponsoring Branding Project of the Year Award. Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical has annual sales of more than $7.5 billion and over 20,000 employees supporting customers around the world.
Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A. For more information, please visit our Web site at www.sunchemical.com.
Sponsoring Supply Chain Solution of the Year Award.
Woodland Group are one of the largest privately owned global logistics businesses in the UK. We offer multimodal transport services from sea, air & road freight to end to end 3PL supply chain solutions. Globally, Woodland employ over 600 people who all share the same determination to deliver quality and value to our customers. Founded in 1988 by Kevin Stevens, CEO and Chairman of Woodland Group, our team of experts have been providing innovative and bespoke logistics, e-commerce and supply chain management services since, having earned a reputation for being reliable, honest, hard-working,
solutions-driven and fast to react.