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The Halopack by Alexir

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

The Halopack is the only board-based MAP capable food tray in the UK.

Alexir Partnership Chairman collects Manufacturer Top 100 award.

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Alexir Partnership Chairman Robert Davison collected an award for a Top 100 UK Manufacturer on 15th November at the Exhibition Centre in Liverpool.

Macfarlane Online: Powered by the Alexir Partnership’s Web-to-Carton solution.

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Macfarlane Online have launched their new “Brand It” range using the Alexir Partnership’s web-to-carton eCommerce solution.

Alexir’s carton board fresh produce punnet is finalist in Pro Carton Awards!

Monday, August 7th, 2017

The Alexir Partnership are delighted to have one of their carton packs selected as a finalist in the Pro Carton and ECMA European Carton Excellence Award 2017.

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Design Cues in Packaging to create range tiers

Monday, March 27th, 2017

How important are the design cues in packaging to both the retailer and consumer?

Reflections of a Sales Director

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Tom Sene, Partnership Sales Director.

BREXIT Infographic

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Check the infographic below with a summary of our Brexit survey results. You will see that 87% of respondents said that there is an opportunity for growth in UK sourcing of products.

Alexir to showcase bold new brand identity for Higgidy

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

The carton-converting arm of the Alexir Partnership worked alongside design agency B&B Studio to help create a new identity and packaging for the Higgidy food brand.

Print and Paper – Powerful and Sustainable

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

The Alexir Partnership has been a Two Sides member for a number of years demonstrating it’s environmental leadership in print, Paper and board packaging.

Print Week Award Nominations

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Print Week Awards panel came up with a shortlist of the brightest and best the UK Print Industry has to offer after three days of judging.

Cornerstone shortlisted for UK Packaging Award

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

We are delighted to announce that Cornerstone have been short-listed for the 2016 UK Packaging Awards.

Alexir Packaging first to achieve Technical Compliance Certificate

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Alexir Packaging have become the first print company in the UK to achieve the BPIF’s 12647 Technical Compliance Certificate.

Alexir Co-Packers Achieve Coveted BRC grade AA Accreditation.

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

The BRC Global Standard for Food Packaging certification is viewed as a benchmark of quality, safety and legality and has been recognised and adopted by retailers, manufacturers and packaging businesses worldwide.

Digital Spend Unwraps A Fresh Market

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

The rise and rise of artisan food shops, craft breweries and other niches in food and drink sectors sends out growth opportunities not only for the home-spun businesses and micro distillers that create this exotic fare but also suppliers of digital technologies that can help them get to market.

MP on board with local carton manufacturers in Edenbridge

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Local MP visits The Alexir partnership to hold a key meeting with Chairman Robert Davison.

Alexir Co-Packers Expand and Invest

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Alexir Co-Packers (ACP), the contract packing division of the Alexir Partnership, has set in motion some very exciting expansion and investment projects for 2016.

Digital Print For Packaging…

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Digital influences are all around us and the world of digital print is growing with the total print market estimated to be worth over £610 billion by 2018.

Alexir Partnership Goes Solar

Monday, November 30th, 2015

The Alexir Partnership is installing a new solar PV system on the southern part of the main factory roof. Work will commence on Monday 30th November.

Alexir Digital win at UK Packaging Awards 2015

Friday, November 13th, 2015

The Alexir Partnership is delighted to have won an award in the Investment Project of the Year category at the UK Packaging Awards.

Fresher for Longer – Love Food Hate Waste

Monday, July 27th, 2015

David Washington speaks to inspired children at Alfreton Grange School for the Love Food Hate Waste campaign at an event at the Museum of Brand, Packaging and Advertising.


Award Winning Packaging Solution For Premium Mints

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

The Alexir Partnership came up with the award winning design for Peppersmith, a premium confectionery company specialising in mints and gums.

The need for the packaging arose when high street chemist Boots wanted to stock Peppersmith mints but had no shelf space available.

Halopack by Alexir makes its packaging debut with M&S range

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

The Halopack ® by Alexir has made its packaging debut and sits proudly on shelf in the prepared meal section in Marks & Spencer as part of their Taste of the British Isles range.