WINNER - UK Packaging Company of the Year 2020!

27 Nov 2020


Packaging News reveals Essentra Packaging is the winner of the UK Packaging Company of the Year Award.


About the Awards  

The UK Packaging Company of the Year award is the ultimate accolade in the packaging industry, recognising the packaging manufacturer that has best combined outstanding financial, business and production performance over the year under review.

The packaging award winners across all categories were announced by Packaging News the week commencing 23rd November, with the UK Packaging Company of the Year award announced on the 27th November 2020.

See the announcements here: UK Packaging Awards 2020: Winners


WINNERS – UK Packaging Company of the Year

See the video announcement by Packaging News: Winner - Essentra Packaging

It is thanks to the dedication of everyone in Essentra Packaging for their dedication and commitment to our four key priorities that we can proudly share this achievement. And as a team, we have worked to improve our Sustainability approach, Quality, Design and Innovation solutions for our customers.


Question: ‘What does it feel like to win a UK Packaging Award?

Iain Percival, Managing Director for Essentra Packaging comments:

“We’re very excited to win the UK Packaging Company of the Year award.

I’d like to thank everyone in the Essentra family for their dedication and resilience, as a team we have worked together to improve our processes and efficiencies, increase capacity and capabilities across our global sites, and make a positive environmental impact change.

2019 was Essentra Packaging’s best financial and operational performance year since 2015, and with encouraging business wins and continued improvement in customer dialogue, underpinned by ongoing stability and key service metrics and organisational improvements - we are very proud to receive the UK Packaging Company of the Year award.

In 2020, which has been a uniquely challenging year for so many businesses, we continue to build on our successes by focusing our values as well as the four priorities we set at the beginning of the year: Safeguarding our people, Supporting our customers, Managing cash flow and Building for the future. It has not been an easy road and I am thankful to everyone that has contributed to our success.

We are proud to provide ongoing support for our customers through collaboration, continuous improvement and enhancing network supply solutions, to ensure the delivery of life saving medicines.”




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