KM Packaging has appointed Pete Ford as business development manager.
The firm, which specialises in lidding films and flexible packaging, said he will have responsibility for growing sales in existing sectors and developing new product markets across the UK, Ireland and Europe.
MD Charles Smithson said, “I am delighted to have Pete on board. As well as making an important contribution to our business growth plans, he brings a wealth of industry experience that will be of great benefit to our customers.”
Pete’s experience spans development and manufacturing through to application across the fresh produce, dairy and confectionery markets.
He said, “It’s fantastic to be part of the team. KM has a comprehensive range of products as well as excelling in technical and customer service. And the growth strategy is exciting.
“By working with KM, I can help ensure that customers have the best and most suitable packaging solutions to protect, present, and preserve their products.”