Our packaging does the talking where it matters but here is an insight into the thinking behind the scenes.

September 20, 2018

RAP launches “significant” range made entirely from plant waste

Leading UK sandwich packaging designer and manufacturer, RAP, has launched a new range produced entirely from agricultural waste. Precious Planet FoodService, 100% compostable and produced from leaves and stems left behind from harvest, is of “significant importance”, the company says, and further underlines its unequivocal commitment to removing avoidable plastics form its food-to-go packaging range…. Read more »

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July 27, 2018

RAP shortlisted for UK Packaging Awards for sixth consecutive year

Three of RAP’s innovative packaging products – AgriRAP, Freshpack Plus Lite and the Modified Atmosphere (MA) Food Tray – have been shortlisted in this year’s UK Packaging Awards. This marks the sixth consecutive year RAP’s products have been recognised by the event that is organised by PackagingNews. The categories the products have been shortlisted for… Read more »

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May 23, 2018

Another win for RAP – MA RapTray is awarded BSA Technical Excellence at The Sammies

The Modified Atmosphere Carton RapTray has been crowned winner of the BSA Technical Excellence Award at the Sammies Awards 2018. The awards were set up by The British Sandwich & Food To Go Association to celebrate the best of the sandwich and food to go industry, with the winners announced at a ceremony taking place… Read more »

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April 12, 2018

Modified Atmosphere Carton Food Tray reduces plastic by 85%

RAP has developed the world’s first Carton Modified Atmosphere (MA) RapTray which offers an alternative to full plastic trays and reduces plastic use by 85%. In addition, it’s the world’s first hermetically sealed carton food tray which means it removes virtually all oxygen from inside the tray, extending product shelf life and maintaining food freshness. And, it’s… Read more »

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December 20, 2017

Ending the year on a high – RAP shortlisted for Starpack Industry Innovation Award

The Freshpack Plus sandwich carton wedge has been shortlisted in the Starpack Packaging Industry Innovation Awards 2017. The awards were set up in 1958 by IOM Communications Ltd and are endorsed by The Packaging Society, a division of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3). They recognise excellence in packaging innovation, design and development,… Read more »

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December 12, 2017

RAP appoints dedicated head of sustainability

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of highly respected Paola Carceles as our head of sustainability. Paola has been with us for more than 13 months and has played an essential role in new product development within the technical team. In her new position, Paola will engage directly with retailers and raw materials suppliers… Read more »

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