Founded in 1981 by David Hardman, 71, and Charles Ingham, 67, this Preston company produces laminates for the packing industry and also manufactures cardboard from recycled paper. It converts most of the cardboard on site into tubes, edge protectors and sheets, while the rest is supplied to industries such as food and drink. Demand from Europe and the Middle East helped exports grow to £2m in 2015.
|Company||Preston Board & Packaging|
|Activity||Paper product manufacturer|
|2-yr av intl sales growth pa||26.73%|
|International sales £000s||1,953|
|Total sales £000s||26,461|
* Supplied by company † Annualised figure