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VPK Packaging Group invests in CorrBoard UK Ltd

VPK Packaging Group NV (VPK) has announced investment in a 30% stake of CorrBoard UK Ltd, the privately owned corrugated sheet manufacturer located in North Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, by capital increase and acquisition of CSI’s stake in the consortium.

Do you have what it takes to join the CorrBoard Production Team?

CorrBoard UK are looking for corrugator operators to join our team working on one of the most sophisticated sheet-feeding corrugator systems in the UK.

Customer growth means we need to expand our workforce and the successful applicant will play a key role.

We are looking for someone with a strong manufacturing background and an enthusiastic, hardworking attitude. 

You’ll need the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. You will be a good communicator with a record of working safely to high standards. 

Wanted: a mechanical engineer for our cutting-edge sheet feeder

CorrBoard UK is the home of one of the most sophisticated sheetfeeding corrugator systems in the UK. The company, which is part of the CorrBoard UK Alliance, is now looking to expand its workforce in Scunthorpe to meet customer growth and requires an Engineer to join its Engineering team (mechanical bias). This post offers a competitive salary.

Forest watchdog gives CorrBoard key green kitemark

CorrBoard UK customers can now order sheet board that has been fully certified by the FSC – the body which protects forests worldwide. The CorrBoard UK plant in Scunthorpe, which is jointly owned by members of the CorrBoard UK Alliance, has been given the FSC’s Chain of Custody certificate, which guarantees that materials and products have been checked against strict sustainability criteria at every stage of the manufacturing process.

Dairi-Pak, Fencor Packaging, Garthwest and Swanline Print – all partners in CorrBoard UK and the Alliance – are also fully certified under the Chain of Custody kitemark.

CorrBoard UK gets the green light for a very green project

A state-of-the-art anaerobic digester at CorrBoard UK's corrugated sheet board plant will generate enough electricity annually to supply 1,000 homes and enough heat for 500 – all from materials which might normally end up in landfill.

CorrBoard UK is Europe’s first consortium-owned manufacturer of corrugated and is the group behind the CorrBoard UK Alliance - nine companies offering a new packaging solution for companies needing to deliver complex packaging around the UK and/or Ireland.

CorrBoard UK Alliance Launches a Packaging Revolution

A unique partnership between nine independent manufacturers, launched today, aims to help businesses throughout the UK and Ireland streamline how their packaging is sourced, stored and supplied.

The CorrBoard UK Alliance® offers three unique benefits to any company facing the twin challenges of complex, ever-evolving packaging requirements and the need to deliver to multiple sites:

Coming soon – a unique alternative to meet your packaging needs

Nine leading independent corrugated packaging firms are to join forces to give companies with multiple sites a ‘one-stop’ shop for all their packaging and logistical requirements.

The Corrboard Alliance® will create a network of independent specialists to make it easier for firms in the UK and Ireland to access a vast range of high-quality packaging easily and cost-effectively.

If you need Correx in Canterbury, die cuts in Dublin and tubes in Tadcaster (or all three products at all three locations), the Alliance will offer a direct and co-ordinated service.

A Year on - September 2015

CorrBoard UK celebrate a year’s trading by inviting shareholders and their colleagues to an Open Day at their Scunthorpe factory