RPC develops and manufactures a diverse range of high quality packs for a wide variety of customers, including many household names, across a large number of market sectors.
RPC is today a leading international design and engineering company in plastic products in packaging and non-packaging markets, with centres of excellence worldwide and a turnover of around £3.6bn.
The company is unique in offering packaging solutions using five of the main plastic manufacturing processes – injection moulding, blow moulding, thermoforming, rotational moulding and blown film extrusion. Each technology producing different product characteristics that are suitable for specific packaging applications. This enables RPC to tailor solutions to precise customer and product requirements, and branding objectives.
Packs from RPC combine flexibility and creativity in design with a number of practical benefits, including user-friendliness, functionality and effective product protection. Plastic packs also enjoy a strong environmental profile, thanks to their light weight, energy efficiency and recyclability.
RPC supplies a vast range of end-markets including food and drink, beauty and personal care, pharmaceutical and healthcare, home and garden, automotive, industrial and chemicals.
As well as a vast arrange of standard containers and closures, the company's expert in-house design teams can create bespoke packs for individual customer requirements. A wealth of high-quality decoration options provide further opportunities for packs to be individualised to help create a unique brand identity and shelf stand-out.
RPC was established in 1991. It has over 194 operations in 34 countries and employs circa 25,000 people, with annual sales in excess of £3.6bn. The company was listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1993 and entered the FTSE 250 in March 2011.
Its unique autonomous structure means that individual sites within the group have high levels of knowledge and expertise in particular technologies and market sectors. Together with its widespread global footprint, RPC can provide a tailored service to customers of all sizes on a local, national and international basis.