A brand new 8 colour high definition flexo printing press. The state-of-the-art wide-web presses have the ability to print up to eight colours in high definition and both boast ink management control system and a 100% camera inspection systems. This […]
Come visit us at Stand K56 and meet our team! Packaging Innovations in Birmingham 2016 Stand K56
OFFERING A TOTAL SERVICE FROM CONCEPT TO COMPLETION, CLIFTON PACKAGING GROUP SUPPLIES INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO CUSTOMERS ACROSS THE FOOD INDUSTRY A strong focus on innovation and investment has seen the privately owned, family run business go from strength to strength […]
Clifton Packaging Group has made a £3m investment in new machinery to boost output amidst continued growth. The £18m-turnover Leicester-based flexible packaging business has seen continued growth year on year, and has bought a Comexi Pro Slit S2 DT Slitter, […]
Clifton Packaging are pleased to announce that we are proud winners of the ‘Export Business of the year 2015’ Finalist in Business Performance Category, for the East Midlands Chamber.
Clifton will be exhibiting at The PPMA Show from the 29th September – 1 October 2015, at the NEC in Birmingham, Hall 5, Stand Number F32.
Following on from our Antibac coated lidding film which we launched in December 2014 to eradicate Campylobacter in the upstream supply chain. Clifton can now offer an Ovenable Roasting Bag whereby the chicken is only required to be handled, once […]
Plastics in Packaging © 2015 Sayers Publishing Group • April Describing his company as a one-stop flexible packaging shop, the managing director of a UK-based family-owned business sees investments and maybe even an acquisition on the horizon. Steven Pacitti reports […]
Clifton Packaging For flexible packaging for the FMCG sector, Clifton Packaging group Ltd supplies a broad range of options whilst also innovating for the future in Anti-Bac materials. Established since 1981, Clifton Packaging Group is a privately owned family business […]
Clifton Packaging are pleased to announce that we have been confirmed as finalists in ‘The Company of the Year’ category for the Leicester Mercury Business Awards 2015.Clifton Packaging has also been named as a finalist in the Excellence in Manufacturing’ category.
Clifton Packaging claims chicken packaging bacteria solution Clifton Packaging has claimed that it has a solution in response to the campylobacter health scare in supermarket chickens. Clifton said that its R&D team had been challenged by its customers to eliminate […]
Clifton Packaging Group has purchased one of the UK’s first BMW i8 electric hybrid supercars. Managing director Shahid Sheikh told Packaging News the company is considering investing in hybrid cars in the future. “Clifton Packaging has further invested in green […]
Dear Friends & Colleagues, It is with deep personal regret and a heavy heart that I write to inform you of the recent passing of our beloved elder brother Khalid Sheikh, Chairman of Clifton Packaging Group Ltd. Khalid was the […]
Shahid Sheikh, managing director of the Clifton Packaging. Leicestershire’s richest Asians have seen their wealth soar by £54 million over the past year, according to a new report. Ten of the 50 names featured the 2014 Midlands Asian Rich List […]
Food packaging firm Clifton Packaging Group has made a multi-million pound investment in a Flexotecnica Evo XG printing press. The new machine is expected to double Clifton’s capacity due to its faster output levels and greater reduced set up times. […]
Clifton Packaging Chairman Khalid Sheikh has been awarded the “Pearl Of Africa Lifetime Archievement Award” in honour for his Contribution Towards Social Economic Transformation Of Uganda & Attainment Of United Nations Mellinnium Goals In Uganda and Across Africa.
Two personalities from the copacking sector have been recognised for their contributions in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Shahid Sheikh, the Ugandan-born managing director of Clifton Packaging in Leicester, has been awarded an OBE while Mike Peters, managing director of […]
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Shahid Sheikh, the Ugandan-born managing director of Clifton Packaging in Leicester, has been awarded an OBE. His award is for services to business in the Midlands, where he has played an instrumental role in building Clifton Packaging, his family’s business […]
Shahid Sheikh is a larger than life figure – and must be one of the few businessmen to have a rap song dedicated to him – but it is no surprise in some ways because he is such an inspiring […]
Clifton has invested in the High Speed Automatic Duplex Turret Slitter, installed on site in 2012.
HD Flexo is the new standard for flexo quality. Companies that are HD Flexo certified are among the best in their field. These companies are constantly innovating to offer the very best in flexo quality. HD Flexo is a new […]
Clifton continues to expand and fulfil its annual growth plans. Introducing 2 New Solventless Laminators. Small and Reliable with Brushless type motors both on Unwinders and Rewinder to enable an Accurate Web Tension control.
Our customer came to us with a requirement for packaging suitable for a range of chocolate-based cake toppings. Clifton Packaging presented its shaped stand up pouch concept, which the customer instantly decided was the perfect format for its innovative range […]
Clifton Packaging has won the business of the year award at the HSBC English Asian Business Awards, which showcase talent in the Asian community. The Leicester-based firm was set up by Sheikh brothers Khalid, Tahir, Zahid and Shahid with £500 […]
Clifton goes Environmental Friendly with Oxidation Unit. One of today’s most widely accepted air pollution control technologies across industry is a Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer, commonly referred to as a RTO.
Clifton was proud to work with Waitrose and Delia Smith to launch Delia’s Christmas Cake Mix in a bag. We took an iconic recipe from renowned celebrity chef Delia Smith and repackaged it in a stunning and easy to use […]
Clifton Packaging is set to tie up a landmark partnership agreement with the Ugandan government to supply water purification systems across the country. The Leicester-based flexibles group, which is pioneering the ‘Buy African, Build Africa’ project to build packaging centres […]
It’s official – Packaging News can now officially say that it counts presidents among its readership. President Yoweri Museveni, the president of Uganda, is pictured here with Clifton Packaging chairman Khalid Sheikh and a copy of a special mini-magazine produced […]
Clifton Packaging’s vision to lift African farmers out of poverty through offering packaging centres is to go ahead after it won the backing of 19 African nations. Comesa, the international trade bloc of 19 states in eastern and southern Africa, […]
Welcome to the first instalment of our run-down of the most influential people in the UK packaging industry. 41 Khalid Sheikh (NEW) Chairman, Clifton Packaging Ugandan-born Sheikh is aiming to do something no other packaging firm could be hoping for: […]
This summer, the chairman of Clifton Packaging will launch a project to provide packaging services to Rwandan farmers that he, and many others, believe could change Africa’s fortunes. Josh Brooks reports. Packaging does many things. But can it transform the […]
Packaging and branding are essential elements in Africa’s economic growth, one of the key figures in the continent’s trade development has told Packaging News. Sindiso Ngwenya, secretary general of international trade body COMESA, or the Common Market for Eastern and […]
Clifton Packaging is taking on the barrier film market’s multinational giants after winning an “exceptional” quantity of work with its own barrier film, Packaging News can reveal. The family-owned Leicester company, whose core business is in pouches and bags, began […]
Clifton Packaging focuses on high quality stand-up pouches and food packaging, and it expects its new print press to ‘take the achievable quality to the next level with high definition results’. The Chronos will expand productivity with its fast job […]