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...

Durham Box appoints new general manager to boost expansion plans

CORRUGATED packaging manufacturer Durham Box has announced the appointment of Steve Dowbekin as general manager. The move is part of the firm's expansion plans. With...

Flexible packaging specialist adds to senior team

FLEXIBLE packaging and lidding films supplier KM Packaging has appointed Matt Read as international business development manager with responsibility for global markets and a...

Loma expands team in Scotland and the Borders

LOMA Systems has announced an expansion of its team serving Scotland and the Border regions. The new Scotland team is described as having been established...

Peter Williamson appointed chair of Make UK affiliate partner board

PETER Williamson, Automate UK CEO, has been appointed as the new chair of the Make UK affiliate partner board. He will also represent the affiliate...

LPR appoints new business contracts manager

Stephen Ambroziak has been named business contracts manager at La Palette Rouge (LPR). The pallet pooling provider said the role has been created to help support the existing...

Compostable packaging producer extends geographical reach

COMPOSTABLE packaging producer TIPA is expanding into the Italian market in a bid to capitalise on the growing demand within the country for sustainable alternatives.  Annalisa Nissola...

Xaar appoints chief operating officer

INKJET printing specialist Xaar has announced the appointment of Graham Tweedale to the new role of chief operating officer. Joining Xaar in 1997 as a...

Plastics recycling company appoints new UK and Europe MD

PLASTICS recycling specialist Vanden Recycling has appointed Kevin Thompson as its new MD for the UK and Europe. David Wilson, who previously held the UK...

Xampla announces new CEO

ALEXANDRA French, an experienced chemist with a degree in natural sciences, has been announced as the new CEO of Xampla. She brings extensive experience to...