Posted on September 14, 2023 by Lynn
Celebrating FSC® Forest Week
In celebration of FSC Forest Week in September we wanted to mention the essential work of the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) in protecting forests and the environment and people who work and live there.
Posted on August 10, 2023 by Tina
When looking for eco-friendly packaging, it can be hard to tell what the benefits of one supplier are over another. That’s why we’re here to give you the lowdown on Read More
Posted on July 13, 2023 by Tina
We are pleased to support some local causes, ones that rely on support from the local community and further afield.
Wythall Memory Café and Community Garden
Reliant on volunteers, this local service offers a place to socialise fo...
Posted on June 07, 2023 by Lynn
Happy Retirement Sue
Congratulations and Goodbye to Sue who last week completed 35 years (and 3 days!) as part of the Kilby Packaging Team.
Many of you will know Sue as she worked in a variety of departments over the years including st...
Posted on December 21, 2022 by Sara
EPR. What is it? How will it affect you?
Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for Packaging Regulations.
It is intended that as of 1st January 2023, the method by which UK organisations take responsibility for their packagin...
Posted on August 15, 2022 by Admin
What about the packaging - Where do you start?
There is lots of help around for starting your own business. You've got a great idea, you know who are targeting and what they want. You've got a great marketing plan and funding to get goin...
Posted on July 13, 2022 by Admin
We were glad to be able to support Birmingham City University this month, supplying them with boxes for their New Designers exhibition stand design.
As part of their graduating experience, the final year students exhibit their work at New D...
Posted on June 10, 2022 by Admin
Do you struggle to find the right size box to ship your products? Having the correct size box is key for optimum protection, ensuring that your products are packed safely and securely. Too large a box means too much void fill which is not good for...
Posted on May 13, 2022 by Admin
Bespoke packaging creates a good first impression and ensures optimum protection for your product, often eliminating the extra need for extra packaging fillers and protective wrappings. Whether it is a bespoke design you require, ensuring a perfec...
Posted on March 29, 2022 by Admin
The plastic packaging tax comes into effect from 1st April 2022.
This new tax applies to plastic packaging produced or imported into the UK that does not contain at least 30% recycled materials. The rate of the tax will be £200 per metric to...