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Our News & PR

  • Expanding SME invests millions in new technology 17 Aug 2018

    Charpak’s latest Kiefel KMD78 thermoforming machine is part of the company’s multi-million development programme.

  • Cambridgeshire SME: Finalists in The UK Packaging Awards 17 Aug 2018

    Charpak Ltd announce they have been shortlisted for the prestigious Packaging News UK Packaging Awards in the SME of The Year category.

  • Addressing the plastic packaging problem 16 Aug 2018

    100% recyclable solutions available from Charpak

  • Charpak launches Twist-Loc: 100% recyclable packaging 16 Aug 2018

    In today’s market sustainability must be at the heart of every company’s packaging brief.

  • Charpak’s Easter Eggstravaganza 11 Apr 2018

    Hundreds of thousands of us looked forward to the extended Easter weekend break, the first bank holiday of 2018.

  • Talented designers join the expanding Charpak team 11 Apr 2018

    Charpak welcomes Sam Eggins as Junior Design Engineer

  • Charpak’s core values 11 Apr 2018

    Charpak’s core values are the pillars of our business:

  • Collaboration on NPD is key 11 Apr 2018

    Charpak’s approach is working collaboratively with brand owners, retailers, production and manufacturing teams, Sales and Marketing Teams, Packaging Technologists, Design Engineers & Commercial Teams.

  • Charpak invests in a cutting edge new milling machine 29 Nov 2017

    The ultra-modern CNC machine enables even more complex tooling to be milled at high precision and at high speed, custom-made to all shapes and sizes as required by Charpak's clients

  • Award-winning designers join the Charpak team 29 Nov 2017

    Award-winning product designer Max Cubitt has an impressive MSC in Integrated Product Design from the University of Brunel.

  • Charpak expands production capacity further 29 Nov 2017

    In support of Charpak's growth a new Illig RD53d arrives in September 2017.

  • Charpak invests in two state-of-the-art Kiefel machines 29 Nov 2017

    As part of Charpak's expansion plans the company has invested in 2 further Kiefel KMD78 4-station machines.

Charpak Ltd

The UK’s Premium Thermoformed Packaging Company

Charpak Ltd is one of the fastest growing and most competitive vacuum-formed packaging producers, Food & Retail Manufacturers in the UK. Our excellent reputation for innovative design, quality, value and customer service has added a number of demanding, “blue chip” companies to our client list.

Our custom-designed packaging can be found in all the major UK supermarkets and retail outlets and we were one of the first companies to achieve the BRC/IoP Technical Standard for hygienic food packaging production in 2001.

Charpak specialises in working closely with clients to match the packaging to the exact technical and retail requirements of their particular products – whether for direct contact food, shelf display, promotional, gift or medical packaging.

Packaging

Food Packaging
Charpak have the highest BRC AA approval for food packaging. We supply a wide range of food packaging for chilled and ambient food.

Chocolate Packaging
When it comes to packaging for chocolate confectionery and luxury selection boxes Charpak can custom design and manufacture packaging to suit your need.

Fish & Shellfish Packaging
Our packaging will give your seafood, sushi and shellfish the real wow factor, it combines exceptional design that stands out with BRC AA food contract approved protection to keep your products fresh.

Convenience Packaging
Convenience and ready to go food is an ever growing area which requires well designed packaging to increase interest in the product. Our convenience packaging is imaginative and custom designed.

Automotive Packaging
Charpak also manufacture a special range of packaging for automotive components that offer extra protection whilst still looking great.

Luxury Gift Packaging
Luxury gifts are a competitive market, they include premium beverages, beauty and cosmetics products, all of which need to be displayed beautifully. Our luxury gift packaging is high end, it delivers results you will be pleased with.

Food Packaging

Charpak’s BRC AA approved packaging can be found in all nationwide retailers and convenience stores.

Specialists in Food and Food Service Charpak manufacture packaging for ready meals, convenience and food-to-go; bakery, cakes and celebration cakes; desserts; chocolate confectionery; cheese and dairy; seafood, fish and shellfish; premium alcohol and beverages.

Non-food Packaging

Charpak’s clients include automotive component manufacturers, DIY, industrial and commercial, electronics and electrical; beauty, cosmetics and personal care, luxury gifting, medical and healthcare, and contract packaging suppliers.

Charpak guarantees:

- Custom, bespoke packaging designs
- Recyclable and reusable rigid plastic packaging
- Prototype, sample production and full manufacture
- Industry-leading NPD packaging consultancy and technical materials knowledge
- Exceptional lead times and responsive customer service

Our NPD approach

Charpak specialise in working closely with clients matching the exact technical requirements for your products, whichever industry sector. Collaborative working with product developers, designers, packaging technologists, commercial managers, or sales and marketing teams ensures we deliver the complete end-to-end packaging solution, right first time.

We can achieve a design turnaround time of 5 days, prototype samples in two weeks and be in full production in four weeks. Short lead times are no problem with the entire process managed in-house.

Sustainability Matters

We take corporate responsibility, sustainability and environmental impact seriously. With plastics demand expected to double in the next 20 years Charpak is committed to delivering a SMART, realistic, co-ordinated and sustainable packaging solutions for our clients.

Choose your Material

All material Charpak uses are produced from either recycled grade plastic, or are fully reusable or recyclable. We mark all manufactured products with the correct plastics recycling symbol to aid recycling

Charpak offer closed loop recycled materials – with 100% traceability of material. We design and manufacture packaging using PET, CPET, Bio-PET, PP, HIPS, Flocked materials and PVC.

Charpak design the right packaging, fit for purpose. As a full service provider there is no packaging challenge too great for the packaging design, production and technical team.

www.charpak.co.uk

Conformities

ISO 9001 Quality management systems

BRC Global Standard

Key Personnel

Paul  Smith

Paul Smith
Managing Director

Tel: 01480 434 434
salesEmail Uscharpak.co.uk

Gary Smith

Gary Smith
Technical Director

Tel: 01480 434 434
salesEmail Uscharpak.co.uk

Justin  Kempson

Justin Kempson
Sales & Innovation Director

Tel: 07815 80 1518
justin.kempsonEmail Uscharpak.co.uk

Dan  Savident

Dan Savident
Sales Manager

Tel: 01480 434 434
dan.savidentEmail Uscharpak.co.uk

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Tim Miles, Finsbury Foods

During Finsbury Foods’ automation project, Charpak Ltd worked closely with us and our automation partners to ensure the project was delivered on schedule. Charpak’s packaging enabled a seamless switch which worked from day one. Their service levels mean that this was one of our most successful projects

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Christopher Hegan, Cheeseposties.com

I want to thank you all, especially the ever-willing David, for your super service. Your people have really gone many extra miles to keep Cheese Posties on track and it is hugely appreciated. Please convey our best wishes and thanks to your team.

five stars
Craig French, , Finsbury Foods

That’s the first 2 fully modelled tray shapes now licensor approved. Feedback on the 3D cake moulds from the licensors is brilliant. The designers who developed the actual characters for the film think the cake is the best franchised on brand edible product they have seen. Thanks for all the help with these. Looking forward to plenty more on the horizon!

five stars
Jeff Gale, Kensey Foods

I must congratulate you for the exceptional standard of design.

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Aga KolankieWicz, Virojanglor

I can only say big thank you for your great support. You have delivered as always and it has been a pleasure to work with an old and the new team, again!

Our News & PR

  • Expanding SME invests millions in new technology 17 Aug 2018

    Charpak’s latest Kiefel KMD78 thermoforming machine is part of the company’s multi-million development programme.

  • Cambridgeshire SME: Finalists in The UK Packaging Awards 17 Aug 2018

    Charpak Ltd announce they have been shortlisted for the prestigious Packaging News UK Packaging Awards in the SME of The Year category.

  • Addressing the plastic packaging problem 16 Aug 2018

    100% recyclable solutions available from Charpak

  • Charpak launches Twist-Loc: 100% recyclable packaging 16 Aug 2018

    In today’s market sustainability must be at the heart of every company’s packaging brief.

  • Charpak’s Easter Eggstravaganza 11 Apr 2018

    Hundreds of thousands of us looked forward to the extended Easter weekend break, the first bank holiday of 2018.

  • Talented designers join the expanding Charpak team 11 Apr 2018

    Charpak welcomes Sam Eggins as Junior Design Engineer

  • Charpak’s core values 11 Apr 2018

    Charpak’s core values are the pillars of our business:

  • Collaboration on NPD is key 11 Apr 2018

    Charpak’s approach is working collaboratively with brand owners, retailers, production and manufacturing teams, Sales and Marketing Teams, Packaging Technologists, Design Engineers & Commercial Teams.

  • Charpak invests in a cutting edge new milling machine 29 Nov 2017

    The ultra-modern CNC machine enables even more complex tooling to be milled at high precision and at high speed, custom-made to all shapes and sizes as required by Charpak's clients

  • Award-winning designers join the Charpak team 29 Nov 2017

    Award-winning product designer Max Cubitt has an impressive MSC in Integrated Product Design from the University of Brunel.

  • Charpak expands production capacity further 29 Nov 2017

    In support of Charpak's growth a new Illig RD53d arrives in September 2017.

  • Charpak invests in two state-of-the-art Kiefel machines 29 Nov 2017

    As part of Charpak's expansion plans the company has invested in 2 further Kiefel KMD78 4-station machines.