Macfarlane Group joins United Nations Global Compact

Macfarlane Group joins United Nations Global Compact

Declan BarbourMacfarlane Group, Macfarlane Packaging

Macfarlane Group PLC, the UK’s leading distributor of protective packaging, has joined the United Nations Global Compact, underlining the company’s commitment to helping create a safer and more sustainable world. The UN Global Compact is the largest corporate sustainability initiative in the world and represents an undertaking made by businesses, civil society and public bodies to align their strategies and …

Macfarlane Packaging launches its most sustainable stock box range ever

Macfarlane Packaging launches its most sustainable stock box range ever

Declan BarbourMacfarlane Group, Macfarlane Packaging

Macfarlane Packaging has relaunched its standard single and double wall “stock box” range in its most sustainable offering yet. With 55% of consumers in its own 2023 Unboxing Survey* now demanding that retailers focus on using recycled packaging materials that can be reused or recycled, the move is designed to help Macfarlane’s customers to meet that consumer demand. Details are …

Macfarlane Group, the leading supplier of protective packaging, has published its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report for 2022

Macfarlane Group releases 2022 ESG report

Declan BarbourMacfarlane Group

Macfarlane Group, the leading supplier of protective packaging, has published its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report for 2022 in which it reveals: an 11%* absolute reduction in Macfarlane’s carbon footprint and a 33% reduction in carbon sales intensity since 2019 the first fully electric vehicle has been introduced to Macfarlane’s commercial delivery fleet nearly 90% of the Group’s electricity …

Macfarlane Packaging strengthens leadership team with key senior appointment

Macfarlane Packaging strengthens leadership team with key senior appointment

Declan BarbourMacfarlane Group, Macfarlane Packaging

Macfarlane Group PLC announces that it has appointed David Mansfield to the newly created leadership role of Managing Director – Macfarlane Packaging Distribution. David, who joins the business later this month, brings to Macfarlane broad protective packaging industry experience both from a manufacturer and distributor perspective. He worked at Sealed Air for 19 years in a variety of sales and …

Macfarlane Group PLC Acquisition of protective packaging distributor Gottlieb

Macfarlane Group PLC Acquisition of protective packaging distributor Gottlieb

Declan BarbourMacfarlane Group

Macfarlane Group PLC (“Macfarlane”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of A & G Holdings Limited, owner of Gottlieb Packaging Materials Limited (“Gottlieb”).  This earnings enhancing acquisition further progresses Macfarlane’s strategy of building its protective packaging business through a combination of organic and acquisitive growth. Strategic highlights Gottlieb is a well-established business based in the North-West of England, supplying protective …

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Macfarlane Group PLC acquires A.E. Suttons Limited

Laura MenendezMacfarlane Group, Macfarlane Packaging

Macfarlane Group PLC (“Macfarlane”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of A.E. Sutton Limited, trading as Suttons Performance Packaging (“Suttons”), a specialist protective packaging manufacturing business based in Cambridgeshire.  The earnings enhancing acquisition is in line with Macfarlane’s declared strategy of building its protective packaging business through a combination of organic and acquisitive growth. Strategic highlights Founded in 1962, Suttons …

Macfarlane Group PLC 2022 Preliminary Results

Dylan MacdonaldMacfarlane Group, Macfarlane Packaging

Glasgow-headquartered Macfarlane Group PLC, the UK’s largest provider of protective packaging, now expanding in Europe, has this morning published its 2022 Preliminary Results. These reveal 10% revenue growth and a 7% uplift in PBT. Glasgow-headquartered Macfarlane Group PLC, the UK’s largest provider of protective packaging, now expanding in Europe, has published its 2022 Preliminary Results. These reveal 10% revenue growth and a 7% uplift in PBT.

Macfarlane Group PLC Interim Results 2022

Dylan MacdonaldMacfarlane Group

INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS TO 30 JUNE 2022 Expectations for the full year unchanged; managing inflationary environment; slowdown in e-commerce; progress in Europe     Financial Highlights   H1 2022 £000 Restated1 H1 2021 £000   Increase % Continuing operations Revenue 139,209 122,144 14% Operating profit before amortisation2 11,384 10,817 5% Operating profit 9,604 9,256 4% Profit before …