Striving for a circular economy

Plastic packaging is an integral part of our modern lifestyle and all sorts of items are contained, and in some instances their shelf life prolonged, by means of plastic packaging. From food and beverage to toiletries, cosmetics and personal care items, to automotive lubricants and even chemicals and hazardous contents, plastic packaging provides a means in which to contain product to the end-user.

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Mylene Paynter
Edgy Design Keeps Tube Range Cutting-Edge

RPC Zeller Plastik Zell has extended its screw-on Classic range of polypropylene hinge tube closures (HTC) with the addition of a 25mm size, available with a matt finish. The new closure joins existing 50mm, 40mm, 35mm and 30mm sizes enabling brand manufacturers to create family ranges using a single closure design. Its contemporary look meets current market trends for a more modern and edgy appearance on-shelf.

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Mylene Paynter
Strong showing by RPC Group for first six months

The RPC Group delivered another strong set of results in the first half of the year ending 30 September 2017, with key financial measures at record levels. The Vision 2020: Focused Growth Strategy continued to deliver substantially improved profits and cash generation, which benefited from BPI, ESE and Letica, the larger acquisitions in 2016/17. The integration activities of Promens, GCS and BPI are largely complete and the synergy realisation continues.

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Mylene Paynter
Awards evening acknowledges Quality achievements

Health, Safety and Quality is held in high regard at RPC Astrapak and is the crucial foundation on which we operate as a Group. A year ago, we embarked on a Quality Improvement competition amongst our eight manufacturing sites with the unified goal of reducing the number of customer complaints across the Group by 50%. This would be achieved by ensuring that quality remained paramount at each of our sites, and that each and every team at the sites would work in unison to improve quality, health and safety each day.

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Mylene Paynter
Plastic packaging – reducing wastage in the home

Can you imagine your life without a container for your shampoo? How would you purchase yoghurt if it weren’t for the packaging it was presented in? Packaging is an essential part of modern day living and offers numerous benefits to consumers. Without packaging, it would be very difficult, or near impossible, to expend products effectively.

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Mylene Paynter