Packaging firm has award wrapped up

Rigid plastics packaging specialist RPC Group, which has factories in Rushden and Corby, has been named Company of the Year at the recent UK Packaging Awards.

The judges said that the company was “a star performer” and that it demonstrated “a fine set of results and a strategy that is reaping awards”, making it a deserved winner.

RPC chief executive Pim Vervaat said: “The Company of the Year award is recognition of the hard work, skills and expertise of everyone within the business.

“We are committed to continuing to build a successful company for the benefit of our employees, customers and shareholders.”

The UK Packaging Awards are organised by leading trade publication Packaging News and have become the leading packaging awards event in the UK.