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Cepac launches UK’s first curved corrugated packaging

Cepac launches UK’s first curved corrugated packaging.

The UK’s leading independent corrugated producer Cepac continues to pioneer innovative corrugated packaging, launching the country’s first truly curved corrugated product, Arcwise. Licensed from SCA Forest Products by Cepac, Arcwise integrates innovative high quality printing with corrugated cardboard to bend in smooth, continuous curves to fit snugly around goods. Uses include retail-ready, consumer and transit      Continue Reading »


Cepac Instore named as POPAI Awards Sponsor 2015.

POPAI, The Point of Purchase Advertising Institute, has named Cepac Instore as a silver sponsor for its 2015 awards. This unique annual awards event celebrates the very best in the UK and Ireland’s instore marketing activity and attracts many of the industries leading decision makers, agencies and suppliers. Cepac Director Steve Hollingsworth comments “We have      Continue Reading »


Cepac apprentices lead the way into the future

Two of Cepac’s current generation of apprentices have recently been honoured with awards for the work that they have completed at the colleges that are involved in their training. Pictured here is Jack Saynor, receiving his certificate from Group Finance Director, Tim Bradburn. As well as his work as an Electrical Apprentice at our Rotherham      Continue Reading »


Cepac celebrates success for Thornensians Minis rugby team.

Congratulations to Cepac’s favourite rugby football team, Thornensians Minis, for their success in this year’s Doncaster Rugby Festival. In a hard fought competition played at Doncaster Knight’s Castle Park ground, both the U7s and U9s made it through to the semi-finals whilst the U8s won the plate. Cepac support the club by helping them to      Continue Reading »


Cepac wins a prestigious Nestlé Supplier of the Year Award.

At a gala dinner held in London to celebrate best practice and innovation throughout Nestlé’s UK & Ireland’s supplier base, Cepac was announced as the overall winner of the Best Demonstration of Risk Mitigation Award. This award recognised that Cepac have a robust business continuity plan that demonstrates the agility and flexibility that ensures continuity      Continue Reading »


Unrivalled graphics on corrugated – another industry first for Cepac.

Over decades, flexographic printing has offered the lowest cost option for high-volume production of simple graphics and low-resolution four colour images. Following new investment, Cepac has demonstrated a generational leap to high-definition pre-print flexo which makes glossy magazine cover print quality a viable option for high-volume corrugated packaging. Over the decade or so since it      Continue Reading »


NVQ Business Improvement: 20 more Cepac employees graduate.

This month 20 Cepac employees, working across different functions, have graduated with an NVQ in Business Improvement Techniques – bringing the total graduating over the past 18 months to 60. This investment in the continued development of our people is a core component that sets us apart as a high-performance organisation, creating high-performance products and      Continue Reading »


Smarter, lighter, better performing? This time it is vehicles…

Increasing regulatory demand is proving to be the mother of invention for the Automotive industry. Their response is the introduction of smarter, lighter, high-performance materials, mirroring the philosophies behind Cepac’s introduction of Performance Packaging. There is news this month of two global automotive brands adopting smarter, lighter, higher performing materials and engineering to transform their      Continue Reading »


Rotten FSDU compliance rates ruining ROI? The solution is simple: make it simple…

With few notable exceptions, the consensus regarding success rates for FSDU compliance ranges between ‘acceptable’ at best and the cause of a lot of wasted time, effort and budget at worst. That’s why the smartest brands invest a little more time and effort in the production process to make it as easy as possible for      Continue Reading »