Clifton used Foodex 2016 to showcase its latest innovations such as the Ovenable range of films/bags including the Ovenable stand-up pouch and its entry into the cold seal sector, both of which are fully manufactured in house at the company’s Leicester facility.
Established since 1981, Clifton Packaging Group is a privately owned family business that is a leader in the innovation and manufacture of flexible packaging for the FMCG sector. Clifton Packaging supplies a broad range of options which includes HD flexo printing, laminated films, lidding, flow wrap, barrier, thermoforming films and also manufactures resealable bags, stand-up and shaped stand-up pouches to give your products a marketing advantage and increased brand exposure. Clifton is also a specialist supplier of packaging machinery and contract packing, which together with its in-house design team allows the company to provide clients with a complete turnkey cost effective solution for their packaging requirements.The Clifton Group is two years into a five-year growth plan and has heavily invested in state of the art flexo printing presses, laminators and slitters that have not only improved quality and efficiency but have also significantly increased capacity.
The company has recently invested in a super combi laminator which means it can now offer spot matt/gloss varnish and tactile printing in register using a gravure station. Furthermore, it has the capability to supply cold seal films. More machinery investments are already in the pipeline and aside from this Clifton is leading the way when it comes to Anti-Bac materials and is now onto its second generation of this product. Clifton has recently been audited and achieved BRC/IOP to the highest standard (GRADE AA).