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Macfarlane Trading Update - November 2021

Macfarlane Group PLC (“the Group”) today provides an update on trading for the period to 31 October 2021. The Group’s performance since the first half has been robust in the face of continuing challenging market conditions. The Board now expects the Group will exceed its previous expectations for the full year. Sales revenue has ...
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Macfarlane Group UK awarded Gold rating from EcoVadis for sustainability

Macfarlane Group, the UK’s largest supplier of protective packaging, has achieved a Gold rating in a sustainability survey conducted by EcoVadis. This important rating – which is said to be the world’s most trusted business sustainability rating – places Macfarlane Group in the top 5% of companies assessed globally within its industry ...
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Macfarlane Group publishes its 2021 Interim Results

Macfarlane Group PLC (“Macfarlane Group”, “Macfarlane” or “the Group”) announces its unaudited results for the six months ended 30 June 2021. Highlights • Macfarlane Group grew its sales by 26.5% versus H1 2020 to £133.5m, while operating profit before amortisation and impairment at £11.1m and profit before tax at £7.8m have ...
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Macfarlane Group Board Change

Macfarlane Group PLC (MACF.L) announces today that Andrea Dunstan has advised the Company that she will step down from the Board at the end of her 3 year term on 1st September 2021.  The Board has commenced a search process for her replacement as a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Remuneration Committee. Stuart Paterson, Chairman, ...
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Macfarlane Group AGM Trading Update

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING STATEMENT Macfarlane Group PLC (“Macfarlane”) today publishes its Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) Statement and trading update covering 2021 to date.  At the AGM in Glasgow, Stuart Paterson, Chairman, will say: Current Trading “Macfarlane Group has made a positive start to 2021, with sales in the first ...
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How to Ensure Products are Tamper Proof with Resealable Technology

The Health and Beauty industry has seen a during the Covid-19 pandemic. As people stayed at home during lockdowns and the government promoted their “Hands. Face. Space” public information campaign, the need for cosmetics and perfumes declined, giving way to an increased demand for personal care and hygiene products. From natural to ...
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The Impact of Customer Savings on their Purchasing Behaviour

With the UK economy in recession and unemployment rates rising, many consumers are more aware of their money and how they spend it. Financial uncertainty surrounding the pandemic has had an impact on buyers’ purchasing decisions, prompting them to be more frugal. A recent NMG Consulting – the Bank of England found that household savings ...
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Macfarlane Group Announces 2020 Preliminary Results

Macfarlane Group PLC (“the Group”) has performed well in 2020, achieving a resilient performance, which despite the challenging market conditions due to the impact of Covid-19, is ahead of our previous expectations. At the outset of the Covid-19 pandemic, we acted decisively and responsibly to ensure that we protected the interests of our ...
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3 Ways Resealable Packaging Can Make Life Easier for Elderly Customers

The coronavirus pandemic has had an enormous impact on our lives - we have experienced challenges and limitations most of us have never faced before. Some of us have adapted well to “the new normal”, but many still feel uneasy and are concerned about the health and well-being of our loved ones. We worry about our elderly, for whom this time ...
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How Resealable Packaging Can Help You Live Healthier

January is often a time of reflection. After a particularly hard year, many of us hope that 2021 will bring us back to life as we know it. A lot has changed in the past 12 months. We had to learn to rely on technology in communicating with others, switch to working from home when possible, and shop online more than ever before. It has not ...
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