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Can your supplier help out quickly when you’ve run out?

Friday, 16th November 2018

Protective Packaging is routinely the last thing thought about when producing goods. However as the last part in the process, if you suddenly find you have no packaging materials you can't send out your orders.

At least once a day we receive a phone call to say "we've just used the last one…

What do you know about Nomafoam? (17.10.2018)

Wednesday, 17th October 2018

We've had a little Poll with our customers to see (when put on the spot) what they could tell us about Nomafoam - what did it mean to them?

The results weren't overly surprising, however to the customer the size of range, and different ways it was used was very surprising.

The…

Polystyrene Loosefill (08.12.15)

Tuesday, 8th December 2015

Great news ready for the new year - we are currently having a machine fitted to produce polystyrene loosefill.

We will then be very proud to say we produce almost zero polystyrene waste, with any offcuts being produced either into loosefill or sent onto a third party to be reground into beads.

Exciting News - Manchester Branch are Relocating

Tuesday, 9th December 2014

We have been secretly working very hard on a deal to get us out of our current premises. These Premises have served us well over the years but unfortunately the landlord has allowed the buidling to fall into disrepair, and the issue of local flooding from the Irwell has become greater and greater. So…

New Nomafoam Design Service (29.08.14)

Friday, 29th August 2014

At Advanced Protective Packaging we have always been very proud to offer a bespoke design/manufacturing service. So Nomafoam goes alittle against the grain but it really is such a fantastic product we couldn't help but get involved. So in Advanced style, we have worked with Nomafoam's manufacturers to offer a bespoke design service working…

NEW Foam Loosefill (August 2013)

Tuesday, 6th August 2013

As a company we are very proud to say that 99% of the 'waste' from the materials we manufacture is recycled. This is either by sending back to the supplier for breaking down to be re-manufactured or used by us.

For years our Manchester branch have produced a Polystyrene Loosefill which provides a…

Packaging Audits (24.10.12)

Wednesday, 24th October 2012

Avoid the price increases. Take up our offer for a free packaging audit. Reduce storage space, maximise protection, and keep costs stable

Polyethylene Price Increases Ahead (03.09.12)

Monday, 3rd September 2012

Stability of the PE foam market is about to be rocked by another round of price increases. http://www.dow.com/news/business/2012/20120831a.htm#.UEShASI5uSo

We have dipped our toe into the world of Social Media (30.08.12)

Thursday, 30th August 2012

We have given in and joined the Social Media Revolution. Despite using these socially, tweeting and posting about Packaging seems to be a completely different proposition. But we would be delighted if you would care to follow us @AdvancedPP, or Like our page on Facebook - Advanced Protective Packaging Ltd.

We will do…