Alupro appoints sustainability and public affairs manager

ALUPRO, the aluminium packaging recycling organisation, has appointed Tom Giddings as sustainability and public affairs manager. He joins from packaging giant DS Smith and will work closely...

Long-serving employee joins Denny Bros board

LONG-serving staff member Ashley Simpson is joining the board of directors at Denny Bros. He first joined the firm 15 years ago on work placement...

Avanti appoints engineering director

PAUL Hanley has been appointed engineering director at Avanti Conveyors. He has worked in the packaging industry for 16 years, featuring spells at SCA, Saica...

KM Packaging appoints business development manager

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...

Loma appoints new Scottish sales manager

IVOR Milne has been appointed regional sales manager for Scotland at machinery specialist Loma Systems. He was most recently a sales engineer with coding and...

Valpak brings in new business director

COMPLIANCE scheme Valpak has appointed Kieran Roche as director of new business. He joins from CBRE Group, where he was commercial director for property management. "Valpak...

New machinery specialist for YPS

PACKAGING machinery and automation specialist Neil Pygott has joined Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS) as a sales manager. Neil embarked on an apprenticeship in electrical and...

Macfarlane makes new senior appointment

ROGER Lawty has been appointed group regional director for the north of England, Scotland and Ireland at Macfarlane Packaging, succeeding David Machin who retired last...

New vice-chair appointed by BAMA

PETER Watmough has been appointed vice-chair of the British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA). The global detection products manager at Cascade Technologies, a division of Emerson Automation Solutions,...

Parkside appoints global sales director

PAULA Birch has been promoted to the role of global sales director at Parkside. Paula has been European sales director at the packaging specialist for...