Ridley, a leading Canadian manufacturer of animal feed, has switched to LOCK N’ POP to save money and to reduce transit damage. The results have been spectacular and have been written up as a case study in Powder Bulk Solids magazine. Click here to go to the article.

The article also quotes the results of an independent study by Independent Ecology Consultants which confirms the savings that have been made: not just saving money but also reducing life time energy consumption dramatically.

It does what it says on the can! LOCK N’ POP systems enable customers to cut stretchwrap costs, to protect their pallet loads better and to reduce plastic waste.

LOCK N’ POP, The US supplier of alternative pallet stabilisation systems has introduced a new gun. This gun complements LOCK N’ POP’s range and is available with tip sizes from 0.1 to 0.3mm. Continue Reading »

Tomorrow (1 Sep 11) Gransden will have moved its offices to Vision Park in Histon near Cambridge.

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Our new telephone number is  01223 257899. email contact information is unchanged. Please use contact@gransden.org.uk. Continue Reading »

The Cadbury Purple Goes Green initiative launched in July 2007 sets a vision for the company to tackle climate change.  It intends to shrink its global environmental footprint by cutting its energy use, reducing excess packaging and managing its water use. Click here for more information. Continue Reading »

Lush, the Dorset based manufacturer and retailer of natural cosmetics (www.lush.co.uk), has chosen to use LOCK N’ POP pallet stabilisation products so that it can reduce its use of plastic packaging. Continue Reading »

Marks & Spencer launched ‘Plan A’ in January, 2007 with quite some publicity in stores (‘because there is no plan B). These have now disappeared and the cynic might suggest that M&S weren’t serious. Continue Reading »

It might seem a bit of a stretch because Gransden doesn’t do packaging but category S ‘supply chain solution of the year’ in the 2011 UK packaging awards calls for solutions which improve the integrity of products in the supply chain and if they do nothing else LOCK N’ POP pallet stabilisation systems do that. Continue Reading »

LOCK N’ POP has once again been invited to attend Wallmart’s Sustainable Packaging Expo. This Expo is an annual event and suppliers who attend have to be able to demonstrate their commitment to the 7Rs of sustainable packaging. Continue Reading »

When one of the largest flour milling companies in the US approached LOCK N’ POP about working with it to test the feasibility of shipping 50lb bags of milled product with no stretch wrap to solve a quality issue LOCK N’ POP’s quick response was ‘Yes, we can!’ It was an easy reply given our long history of doing just that for customers in the flour milling, animal feed and food ingredient market segments. Continue Reading »