Welcome to the Team – Boxshop
04 May 2017
Recently acquired and forming part of the wider Logson Group, The Boxshop Ltd. is Scotland’s leading manufacturer of corrugated cardboard packaging.
Joint Managing Directors Douglas Lamb and David Protheroe have guided the business to unrivalled success north of the border and remain at the helm under the Logson Group portfolio of companies.
“Boxshop complements both the geographic spread and the capabilities of existing businesses and operates in a similar field to our Boxes and Packaging sites across the UK,” said Alex Kelly CEO Logson Group. “Increased resilience and market penetration allows us to continue to drive forward business growth and our position as the leading independent corrugated group of businesses in the UK.”
Established in 1986, 30 years of experience ensures Boxshop continues to prosper at the very top of the industry delivering creative packaging solutions to a variety of industry sectors. Furthermore, its 100,000 sq. ft. site in East Kilbride can provide additional support to Boxes and Packaging sites and cope with surges in demand. In 2016 Boxshop converted 25 million m2 of board into almost 50 million boxes.
Boasting two casemakers, a four-colour printer, three high speed flat-bed die cutters, two multi-point gluers and a four metre printer-rotary die-cutter in their machinery portfolio. Boxshop has the ability to manufacture almost any customer requirement but has a particular focus on high quality, high volume retail ready packaging. Sectors which it supplies include the food and drink market – it has BRC IOP accreditation – and a variety of customers from several other industry sectors.
“We are proud to have become part of the Logson Group and look forward to a strong future working with likeminded professionals in the corrugated packaging industry,” said Douglas Lamb Managing Director, Boxshop. “We remain committed to driving innovation and success and shall enjoy establishing strong working relationships with the teams at each of the businesses in the Logson Group .”
The Boxshop Ltd. is located in East Kilbride with a distribution hub in Aberdeen.