This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

https://www.safecontractor.com/mitigate-contractor-risk-in-food-drink

Returnable packaging company, PPS, acquires of GW containers

01 May 2017

PPS, a supplier of returnable packaging services, has recently announced that GW Containers, a specialist in plastic fish boxes and insulated containers, has joined the group. 

GW Containers is the sole UK distributor for the Sæplast insulated containers and the RPC Promens fish box range. In partnership with Sæplast and RPC Promens the company is said to be the UK's leading supplier to the fishing industry and animal by-products industry in addition to supplying preferred products in meat, vegetables, battery recycling, waste and food processing. 

The acquisition of the company by PPS will allow it to expand and enhance its current services to ensure customers have access to an even larger range of packaging solutions. Currently PPS offers the delivery, collection, asset tracking, washing, rental and repair of returnable equipment. It also sells a wide range of returnable packaging via Alison Handling, which joined the group 18 months ago.  
  
Commenting on the announcement, David Peggie, CEO of PPS, said: “We’ve admired the services and reputation of GW Containers for many years and are proud to be able to take on the exceptional services and impressive customer base. We are also delighted that both Graham and Gregg Witherington will remain with the company in their current roles to continue the further development of the business under the PPS banner.”


Contact Details and Archive...

Print this page | E-mail this page

MOST VIEWED...


Article image A recipe for continuous improvement success

Suzanne Gill reports on the important role that continuous improvement has to play in ensuring food processes remain profitable in an ever more competitive environment. Full Story...

Article image What role does refrigeration play in the supply chain?

Controlling the temperature of food across the whole supply chain is vital to extend shelf life. But how much can be gained by food manufacturers through careful monitoring at all process stages?Full Story...

Anheuser-Busch InBev’s distribution strategy model

Hygienic drainage for food safety

Ishida weigher handles 70 products

http://appetite4eng.co.uk/