The firm has already started a 45-day consultation with the trade union Unite. According to the union, Graphic Packaging has proposed ceasing operations at the Gillingham facility by September 30. The shut would impact 170 jobs.Read more
Beginning the tour in the programming department, participants met the design professionals responsible for bringing customers' ideas to life. Atlas' design team demonstrated how their software works and discussed how tool design differs from package design.Read more
Following an internal continuous improvement initiative focused on operational excellence, and enquiries from customers on environmental performance, MeadWestvaco's (MWV) Bristol, UK facility took action to pursue ISO 14001 certification for environmental management. Preparation began in September 2012 and certification was awarded in March of this year.Read more
The company started a 45-day consultation with union workers and said it would try to relocate some employees to other plants. The shut would impact 170 jobs.
Other company UK locations include Bristol and Leeds.Read more