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The packaging debate – thoughts from Women in Packaging UK co-founder Jo Stephenson

The packaging debate – thoughts from Women in Packaging UK co-founder Jo Stephenson

Well what a hectic few months it’s been for the packaging industry in the media! From a ‘latte tax’ to heralding the return of deposit return systems to Iceland and its plastic free aisles, it feels like packaging is becoming the problem child in society. […]

Make this Christmas, your Christmas

Make this Christmas, your Christmas

By Haulwen Nicholas, aka The Packaging Oracle Hello, ladies in packaging. Tis the season to be jolly, but for many of you, I imagine you’re rushed off your feet, wondering how you’re going to get it all done. How many of you spend Christmas Day […]

WOMEN IN PACKAGING UK LAUNCH NEW WEBSITE

WOMEN IN PACKAGING UK LAUNCH NEW WEBSITE

Women in Packaging UK, a group connecting, supporting and recognising female employees in the UK packaging industry, has launched a brand new website to act as a central point for those wanting to find out more information about the initiative. The new website offers quick […]

The Hot Accessory for Executives Isn’t a Mercedes – It’s a Millennial: 11 Reasons They’re Great Mentors

The Hot Accessory for Executives Isn’t a Mercedes – It’s a Millennial: 11 Reasons They’re Great Mentors

Guest blog by Scott Mautz  Those born from 1982 onward are hot commodities for executives born much, much earlier. Here’s why reverse mentoring is hot. The world of mentorship poses many questions. Like how do you find the right mentor? Or how can you be […]

WOMEN IN PACKAGING FOUNDER TO SPEAK AT ‘PACK TO THE FUTURE’ EVENT

WOMEN IN PACKAGING FOUNDER TO SPEAK AT ‘PACK TO THE FUTURE’ EVENT

Explaining how small changes can add big value for brands, retailers and consumers through packaging innovation, industry expert Joanna Stephenson will be sharing her know-how at Pack to the Future 2017. The East Midlands Packaging Society event takes place on July 26 at Nottingham University […]

EMPOWERING WOMEN AT NEW VISION PACKAGING

EMPOWERING WOMEN AT NEW VISION PACKAGING

New Vision Packaging are delighted to announce their sponsorship of “Women in Packaging”; the leading UK initiative that brings together female employees of the packaging industry. Established in 2014, the Women In Packaging (WIP) initiative aims to connect, support and recognise female employees from across […]

BOBST, PARKSIDE & LINPAC STEP UP TO SPONSOR WOMEN IN PACKAGING (UK)

BOBST, PARKSIDE & LINPAC STEP UP TO SPONSOR WOMEN IN PACKAGING (UK)

Women in Packaging UK (WIP UK), an organisation that connects, supports and recognises female employees in the UK packaging industry, has been boosted by the support of Bobst Group, Parkside and LINPAC. The trio of companies have pledged to sponsor Women in Packaging throughout 2017. […]

‘WOMEN IN PACKAGING UK’ TO HOLD NETWORKING EVENT TO COINCIDE WITH EASYFAIRS PACKAGING INNOVATIONS 2017

‘WOMEN IN PACKAGING UK’ TO HOLD NETWORKING EVENT TO COINCIDE WITH EASYFAIRS PACKAGING INNOVATIONS 2017

A woman’s full potential could be worth £23billion a year to the UK economy, according to a study carried out by the Women and Work Commission. Women in Packaging UK (WIP UK), an organisation that connects, supports and recognises female employees in the UK packaging […]

Meet the Women in Packaging UK team at PPMA Total Show 2016

Meet the Women in Packaging UK team at PPMA Total Show 2016

Women in Packaging UK (WIP UK), an organisation that connects, supports and recognises female employees in the UK packaging industry, will exhibit at PPMA Total Show 2016. The Women in Packaging UK group aims to extend their network from stand H44 by reaching out to […]

10 TOP TIPS FOR WOMEN IN THE PACKAGING INDUSTRY

Our latest Women in Packaging UK (WIP UK) event at Epernay Bar, Leeds was inspiring as ever. Nicki Moran’s insightful presentation about her 24 years’ experience in the industry was the catalyst for lively debate around whether women in packaging should use their emotional intelligence […]