About us

Established in the UK in 1991, RPC is today a £2bn global design and engineering company specialising in polymer conversion in packaging and non-packaging markets, with centres of excellence worldwide.

Throughout our growth we have continued to focus on our core principles of establishing a devolved structure of specialist operations, all of which have expertise in individual processing technologies and in-depth knowledge and understanding of particular end markets. This enables us to develop tailored solutions to meet specific customer requirements.

And our increasing global footprint means we are ideally placed to support customers on a local, national and international basis, as well as providing multi-site security of supply.

With industry-leading product design capabilities across all conversion technologies, we drive innovation throughout all our development work for packaging and non-packaging applications – delivering excellence in choice, manufacturing and customer service.

Leader in design and engineering – specialising in polymer conversion; 130+ operations in 30+ countries, Over 18,500 employees, Largest European plastic converter, Industry leading innovator, Listed on London Stock Exchange 1993, member of the FTSE 250, £2bn+ sales

RPC sales 2015/16 – by end market*
£2.1bn+ by end market* Food - 26%; Non-food - 20%; Personal Care - 19%; Beverage - 15%; Healthcare - 5%; Technical components - 15%

RPC sales 2015/16 – by destination*
£2.1bn+ by region* Europe - 84%; North America - 10%; Asia - 5%; Rest of World - 1%

*Pro forma to include a full year of completed acquisitions

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