History

A company rooted in engineering expertise

1999

Nampak merge Plysu and Blowmocan to form Nampak Plastics Europe

2000

Nampak establishes an inplant operation at Oakthorpe, Enfield

2002

Nampak established an inplant operation in Severnside, Gloucestershire

2007

Nampak achieved a world first in introducing rHDPE to the dairy industry in its HDPE bottles

2008

Nampak is the winner of World Star Sustainability Award

2010

Nampak won the ‘High Commendation ’ Award at the BCE Environmental Leadership Awards

Nampak builds a new inplant operation in Pennybridge, Northern Ireland

Nampak held its first colleague celebration awards ceremony

Nampak was selected as the overall winner of The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) People Management Awards 2010

2011

Nampak acquired its EPS Foston business joining its multi-site operation

2012

Nampak introduced lightweighting into the diary industry creating a paradigm shift in the market place.

Nampak won the Best Dairy Packaging Innovation Award

Nampak won the Year Award at the CIWM Environmental Excellence Awards

2013

Nampak has trialled, tested and supplied the world’s first four-pint milk bottle containing 30% recycled material

Nampak won the Green product of the Year Award at the British Environmental Excellence Awards

2014

Nampak’s lightweight bottle is being manufactured under licensing in Australia and New Zealand

Nampak excelled at The Sustainable City Awards, winning the overall Sir Peter Parker Award for sustainable business leadership and was also highly commended in the Responsible Waste Management category

Nampak wins silver in the Packaging Innovation category for its lightweight bottle at the DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation

2015

Nampak open an operation site in Stirling, Scotland.

2016

Nampak open its first inplant operation in Ballitore, Ireland