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Sustainable lidding solutions showcased at APPEX

2024-03-04T12:09:55+00:00March 4th, 2024|Categories: News, pre-cut lidding, Sustainability|

Chadwicks, a leading producer of pre-cut lidding, is set to showcase its latest sustainable lidding solutions at Appex, Australasia’s Processing and Packaging Expo, in March. The company will demonstrate its polypropylene (PP) die-cut lidding, a mono-material solution that is 100 per cent recyclable. PP lidding offers excellent puncture and tear resistance and is suitable for various products, including dairy, snacks, dips, and convenience.  John Harrison, Technical Sales Manager for Australia/New Zealand at Chadwicks, explained: “These [...]

Paul Whelan Appointed Chief Technical Officer

2024-04-10T11:19:41+00:00February 5th, 2024|Categories: Blog, lidding, News|Tags: |

  We are pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Whelan as Chief Technical Officer at Chadwicks full-time. Paul brings a wealth of experience, having been an integral part of the Chadwicks’ team for numerous years.  Alongside building on our technical relationships with customers, Paul will be focused on accelerating the development of alternative materials and establishing contingency supply sources, enabling us to introduce more competitive and sustainable options for customers. Paul will also spearhead [...]

Quality & food safety expert Karen Moran

2023-10-09T12:08:59+00:00October 9th, 2023|Categories: News, Sustainability|Tags: , , |

Chadwicks, a leading pre-cut lidding specialist, is pleased to announce the appointment of Karen Moran as Quality and Food Safety Manager. In her role, Karen will lead on all aspects of food safety and quality assurance at Chadwicks. She will be responsible for managing food safety and quality management systems to ensure the highest standards and regulatory requirements are delivered throughout the business. In addition, she will be focussing her attention on the company's environmental [...]

New Key Account Manager Fiona Grant

2023-09-08T11:39:09+00:00August 24th, 2023|Categories: lidding, News|Tags: , |

Chadwicks, a leading pre-cut lidding specialist, is pleased to announce the appointment of Fiona Grant as its new key account manager. In this role, Fiona will be responsible for managing Chadwicks' existing customer base while also spearheading new business development initiatives. Additionally, she will oversee the marketing function for the company. Fiona brings many years of experience in account management and business development, having worked predominantly in the corrugated packaging industry. She has also spent [...]

Supporting customer’s community initiative

2023-09-08T10:22:15+00:00November 15th, 2022|Categories: lidding, News|Tags: , |

Chadwicks, the UK’s  leading die-cut lidding manufacturer, is proud to have supplied specially designed lidding for Llaeth y Llan yogurt in support of the largest national youth organisation in Wales, The Urdd Eisteddfod. As a family business, The Village Dairy, home of Llaeth y Llan believes strongly in supporting its local community, and encouraging more Welsh speakers, which is why this year they championed the 100 year centenary of The Urdd Eisteddfod.  Julie Caley, Commercial [...]

Lidding launches cool new treat for hot dogs

2022-06-28T10:46:11+00:00March 10th, 2022|Categories: lidding, News|Tags: , |

Yarde Farm in Plymouth has added a dog-friendly iced treat to its range with branded lids supplied by Bury based die-cut lidding specialist, Chadwicks. The 85.7mm diameter lids feature a bold, six colour design with pin dot embossing to provide extra impact for the Barke Farm branded iced treat pots. Launched last month the plant based, dog friendly iced treat is made from real banana, carrot and apple making it a healthy choice for pooches. [...]

The flexible packaging market

2022-06-28T11:01:56+00:00July 13th, 2021|Categories: Blog, lidding, News, Sustainability|Tags: , , , |

Talking exclusively to Packaging News Alastair Bearman, Sales and Marketing Director at Chadwicks, shares his views on how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the flexible packaging market, as well as the impact of new trade rules with the EU and how sustainability is shaping innovation. He says: “Looking forward to the UK tax on plastic packaging in 2022, there is growing interest in adding recycled content into packaging and in response to this Chadwicks has [...]

Mirror print a first for debut plant based brand

2022-06-28T11:40:20+00:00February 8th, 2021|Categories: lidding, News|Tags: |

Market leading pre-cut lid manufacturer Chadwicks of Bury (a Clondalkin company), has produced a versatile lidding solution using mirror print technology for the launch of Symington's new plant-based brand, Bloomin Good Food Co. Four different designs, printed using 8 colours on polyester material, have been produced for the vegan-friendly snack pot range which comes in four varieties: Warming Tomato & Lentil Dahl, Banging Black Eyed Bean & Vegetables, Hearty Sweet Potato & Lentil Curry and [...]

Challanges and opportunities for the dairy packaging sector

2020-12-15T11:11:30+00:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding, News|Tags: , |

As featured in Dairy Reporter, Alastair Bearman, Sales and Marketing Director  at Chadwicks looks at the challenges and opportunities for Dairy Packaging. COVID-19 has created widespread economic uncertainty resulting in many sectors critically reviewing their business models. The dairy packaging sector is no exception and across the supply chain companies have had to innovate and respond quickly to changes in demand. One area that has seen demand for products increase is in the retail dairy [...]

Flexible Packaging Trends for Australasia

2020-11-11T11:40:30+00:00August 26th, 2020|Categories: Blog, lidding, News, Sustainability|

John Harrison, Technical Sales Manager at Chadwicks, has over 30 years’ experience in the packaging sector and offers on the ground sales and technical support to Chadwicks’ growing customer base across Australia and New Zealand. Here John talks about future key trends and the continued challenges for flexible packaging in the region. As seen in What's New in Food Technology and Manufacturing Australasia has always been an important and strong market for Chadwicks. In recent [...]

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