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The question to ask, particularly about cheap packaging, is that is it really cheaper? Or is under specifying your packaging a false economy? Either way,...

Order picking bins provide a number of obvious and hidden benefits to your operations. Starting with the obvious, they can be used to effectively organise...

Cardboard crafts are superb for entertaining children with endless imaginations – these boxes are not only toys but, can be a whole universe of imaginary...

Whilst GWP Protective focus on creating custom engineered foams that are precisely tailored to specific items, for one-offs and very low volumes pick and pluck...

GWP Group are proud to be continued sponsors of Moto3 Rookie star Max Cook for the second year running. After dominating and winning the Aprilia...

Students studying with Swindon’s University Technical College (UTC) were presented with an opportunity to see first-hand a high-tech industrial manufacturing process at ...

GWP Packaging was contacted by GDA after they read about how they supplied Whitbourne House with decorated cardboard trees last Christmas, which had helped to...

Every year, GWP are pleased to support the local community through sponsoring the Cricklade Christmas Lights Event. In 2016 this event will take place on...

If you have ever needed to source protective cases, you may have noticed that some come with an IP rating. Some are higher than others....

Each year staff members at GWP Group join the thousands of workplaces, schools and members of the public for the annual #WearItPinkday in support of...

GWP Protective are delighted to announce their support for local team Salisbury FC, by helping with the logistics of transporting the teams kit and equipment....

GWP Group has supported Swindon College art students in creating a striking art installation at the Brunel Shopping Centre. This latest creative collaboration, known as...

GWP Packaging has made a donation of Correx Hat boxes to the Bluebelle Drum Majorettes, based in Toothill Swindon. The boxes will help to keep...

GWP Group CEO David Pedley was interviewed on BBC Radio Four about the upcoming EU Referendum by BBC's political reporter Nick Robinson. Prior to speaking...

Curious about packaging? GWP Packaging deals with corrugated cardboard - Used to package and protect a large variety of items from mobile telephones to car...

Twenty cardboard Christmas trees have been designed and produced by GWP Packaging. The trees are currently being decorated by local school children and when finished...

Unless you have been otherwise pre-occupied, you'll know that Black Friday is on the rise. Today is the day when there are bargains to be...

GWP Group is working with Cirencester College to support a programme that enables students to develop the skills they need to join the world of...

Faraday cages can come in multiple forms. Many have the appearance of metal cages, others are a fine metal mesh but at GWP Conductive ours...

The debate about foam, its impact on the environment, and its ability to be recycled continues. Earlier this year New York City joined 70 cities...

GWP Packaging are pleased to announce a new £1m investment in new die cutting and pallet strapping equipment at our Wiltshire packaging facility. The newly...

In late September 2012, the rumour mill went into overdrive when we exclusively published a statement from Corrugated Synergies International, Inc., the Seattle, US based...

With GWP Group reaching a major milestone on August 13th, recording 25 years in business, staff past and present got together this weekend at a...

Following on from GWP Group’s recent radio interview with BBC Radio 4, GWP were contacted by Le Monde- Radio France to discuss the current economy...

The successful collaboration with Swindon College's School of Art department marks 25 years in business for GWP Group. The anticipated exhibition launch took place in...

BBC presenter Mishal Husain visited GWP Packaging’s production facility at Chelworth Park, Cricklade on Monday 16th March to host a radio interview with David Pedley,...

With Easter quickly approaching, it is time to get into the Easter spirit therefore GWP Protective is running an Easter egg decorating competition in Collaboration...

GWP are pleased to announce the newest addition to our manufacturing capabilities – a Zund G3 Digital Cutting system. Purchased to support and enhance product...

At GWP Protective, we are proud to support Farnborough Walking Football by supplying the team with a Zarges kit skip to transport kit and medical...

In a step towards becoming a 'Greener City' New York City has placed a ban upon polystyrene single use foams. With expanded polystyrene items...

As the festive period approaches we look forward to happiness, laughter, family, presents and lots of festive food- if there is anything else that Christmas...

Staff members at GWP; Barry Cuss, Tom Wilkie and Mark Clements have made a Fan “tache” tic effort to grow moustaches and support Movember this...

With the busy Christmas shopping season looming, another date is also approaching – Peak Packaging Monday. Many retailers are indicating that Monday 24th November is...

GWP Group were narrowly defeated in our quest for the prestigious “Made In the South West” awards, held by Insider publications. In excess of 200...

GWP are proud to announce that Chris Ricketts, our apprentice maintenance engineer, has been amongst those recognised at Wiltshire Colleges’ prestigious Apprentice of the Year...

GWP work colleagues will be putting their best feet forward next month when they embark on an exhausting challenge to climb the three highest peaks...

Handling food donations at Swindon’s Foodbank has been made a much simpler process thanks to a collection box designed and manufactured by GWP. GWP have...

GWP Packaging has improved both our environmental credentials and operational efficiency thanks to a new waste baling machine at our Cricklade based facility...

GWP Packaging have helped pupils at local school, Covingham Park Primary, with a project to remember soldiers who died in World War 1. GWP Commercial...

Approached by BBC Radio Wiltshire GWP Protective has a request to supply a longlasting case its purpose being a time capsule for the stations Corefest...

When project managers at London’s Heathrow Terminal 2 struggled to find bins to fit new check-in desks, and with a high profile opening date just...

With an increasing consumer backlash against the environmental impact of excessive Easter packaging on gifts – particularly chocolate eggs - the largest brands have been...

Following the successful partnership between GWP Packaging and Swindon Foodbank that saw students at Swindon college develop a handling solution for use at the charities'...

Ruth Cook, Managing director of GWP Packaging, has featured in a “Q&A” article focusing on the challenges faced by companies in the corrugated packaging sector....

GWP Group and staff featured on a wide range of local BBC news coverage, including BBC Points West, BBC News 24, BBC World Service and...

Packaging Business Review declared GWP Protective’s Tracker Case the winner of the ‘Innovation in Packaging’ award! The product selected from four nominations which had...

GWP Protective are aiding the participants in a gruelling challenge to reach the south pole, by supplying protective cases for them to keep their personal...

With the summer holiday season now in full swing, it is now the perfect time to consider airline approved cases. GWP Groups online shop, Cases...

GWP Packaging has been recently celebrated for our bright ideas in the bid to represent the UK at a top European quality improvement event run...

Children at Lainesmead Primary school, taking part in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, will be enchanted when they discover they can read their books inside...

Having heard about GWP Protective’s services and products after picking up a brochure at the Medtec tradeshow at the NEC, 270 Vision contacted GWP Protective...

GWP Packaging has entered the Starpack 2013 awards, with the results to be announced this Thursday (6th June). GWP’s entrant, the design and packaging produced...

GWP Packaging’s design expertise has been used in a rather unusual way – to create props in a local stage production! Lynnette West, a member...

Students at Swindon college impressed directors of GWP Packaging and the Swindon Foodbank not only with their smart attire, but also their packaging design skills...

Four members of GWP Group are undertaking a daunting challenge – the 2013 Ridgewalk! Covering 52 miles in just 24 hours, the team – dubbed...

GWP Protective have taken delivery of a new AXYZ multi-head router – significantly increasing production capacity and efficiency at our Salisbury production facility – and...

With the DR14 defence packaging design qualification being replaced with the new MPAS (Military Packaging Accreditation Scheme), GWP are pleased to confirm that Director Ian...

GWP Group have joined forces with Swindon College to offer a solution to logistics for local charity Swindon Foodbank – and provide a packaging design...

Having mapped a lengthier than usual route, CEO David Pedley along with friends will cycle the Lands End to John O’Groats challenge. The trio are aiming...

GWP Group are delighted to announce that on Thursday 22nd March 2012, our company was awarded first prize by Wiltshire Life Magazine in the "Business...

His Royal Highness Prince Edward the Duke of Kent visited Cricklade-based GWP Group to find out about the design and technological expertise that GWP uses...

After supplying Tyco Electronics (Swindon) with corrugated packaging for a number of years, GWP Packaging was clearly concerned when Tyco announced earlier this year that...

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