Investment programme complete at International Paper

International Paper Foodservice Europe is delighted to announce the completion of its multi-million pound investment programme at its factory in Winsford, Cheshire with all new equipment now fully commissioned and operational.

FINT PAPEReaturing new, state-of-the-art cup forming and printing technology, International Paper Foodservice Europe is confident this facility ranks amongst the most sophisticated in Europe for the production of paperboard foodservice packaging products.

This significant investment in a UK manufacturing facility is a key initiative in International Paper Foodservice Europe’s on-going strategy for long-term growth across its core market sectors of foodservice, coffee-to-go and vending. What is more, the investment programme has already created multiple jobs at the facility, supporting the company’s view on growth and development of employment opportunities in the region.

International Paper Foodservice Europe manufactures paper food containers, paper cups and ecotainer® products at the Winsford factory and offers superior quality customised print from its new printing press, which raises the bar in terms of what can be achieved when printing on paperboard packaging. This enhanced print quality will appeal to any company wanting to ensure its name stands out in a crowded market, or brand owner seeking to further enhance the awareness and quality perception of their brand.

David Lawlor, Sales & Marketing Director of International Paper Foodservice Europe, said: “These are exciting times for International Paper Foodservice Europe as the enhanced capabilities of the new factory provide a more comprehensive offering to the foodservice market. We have increased our production capacity, and enhanced our print capability and quality, giving customers and potential customers an excellent product offering. We are delighted that we have established a proven product range which is locally manufactured to high standards, meeting the demands of foodservice customers in the UK and across Europe.  As a company with an established reputation as an innovator, International Paper would like to hear from potential customers seeking solutions to particular packaging challenges.”