David Walkinshaw has been appointed General Manager of Aetna UK. David has been with Aetna for a number of years. In his sales role with the company he has been spearheading the sale of Dimac and Prasmatic shrink wrappers, cartoners and wraparound case packers and the fully automatic range of pallet stretch wrappers.
David commented on his appointment, “I am really looking forward to taking over the GM role at Aetna UK, the company has enjoyed phenomenal success these past few years despite the general economic malaise. We have some great products, which are supported by a first class after sales and service team based at our Bedford HQ.


Bradford- based PPS, the UK’s premier packaging design and global production specialist, has strengthened its team with the appointment of a highly experienced account manager following the company’s impressive growth over the last 12 months.
Tracey Booth, is a dynamic figure within the industry and joins PPS, part of the InnerWorkings Group, having previously spent more than twenty years in the packaging industry, bringing with her an impressive amount of knowledge of the sector.
Prior to her appointment, Tracey, who is fluent in French, spent fifteen years at Multi Packaging Solutions (formally known as Chesapeake Branded Packaging) where she looked after new product development and supply chain management, specialising in high-volume carton packaging for international confectionary brands.


Tullis Russell has announced the appointment of Niall MacDonald as managing director of its premium paper and board business based in Markinch, Scotland.
Niall brings considerable senior experience joining from print solutions specialists Oki Ltd where he has spent the last 26 years of his career. Since 2001 Niall has been managing director of Oki Uk Ltd and a member of the main board of Oki Europe Ltd.
Tullis Russell is Scotland’s largest, locally headquartered, employee-owned business and has over 740 employee-owners working across three international sites producing premium paper, cartonboard and specialist coatings.