RPC Group PLC (RPC)

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Company Description

RPC Group PLC was incorporated on January 31, 1991. The Company is a supplier of rigid plastic packaging. The Company develops and manufactures products for customers, including household names. It produces rigid plastic packaging by heating, shaping and cooling polymer to create moulded products. The processes employed are Injection Moulding, Blow Moulding and Thermoforming, each technology producing different product characteristics that are suitable for specific packaging applications. The Injection Moulding is used to produce packaging requiring complex design, rigidity and a high level of decoration and is generally used in the manufacture of higher value added plastic packaging products across all of the Company's end markets. The injection moulding clusters comprise, Superfos, Bramlage-Wiko and UKIM. Blow Moulding is used for the manufacture of re-closable narrow neck and pourable products with barrier and multilayer capacity for a range of markets, including personal care, motor oil, agrochemicals and the food and drink sectors. These operations are managed by the Blow Moulding cluster. Thermoforming produces high volume, cost efficient packaging and barrier applications mainly for the food industry and products include trays and pots for ready meals, salads, fruit, snacks and functional foods, coffee capsules and vending cups. The Thermoforming clusters comprise Bebo and Cobelplast...