British Polythene Industries PLC (BPI)

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Company Description

British Polythene Industries PLC was incorporated on 16 March, 1910. It manufactures and supplies polythene films and related products for packaging for the protection of food and other goods. The Company supplies over 270,000 tonnes of polythene films catering to agriculture and horticulture industries, retail food chain, Industrial, construction, healthcare and waste services, and nonfood retail sectors. The Company also engages in recycling of waste polythene film annually in Europe. The Company has three reportable segments: UK and Ireland, Mainland Europe and North America. UK & Ireland includes all of the UK manufacturing and merchanting activities along with the Irish sales operation which distributes predominately UK manufactured products. . It also includes the manufacturing operation in China. Mainland Europe comprises the manufacturing and merchanting activities located in Belgium, the Netherlands and France. North America comprises the manufacturing business in Canada with sales throughout North America...