Thursday, 14 January 2010

Jute strikes

The jute industry is beginning to feel the the impact of strike action involving 20 Indian trade unions. The indefinite strike was called on 14 December 2009 and puts the production and supply of jute bags on hold.

Of the 54 operating jute mills in West Bengal:
  • 48 are on strike
  • 3 are under suspension
  • 3 are ignoring the strike notice and continuing with production
According to Sanjay Kajaria, chairman for Indian Jute Mills Association, the first 30 days of the strike have cost the industry Rs1,200-crore (approximately £161 million).

New range of stock jute bags

Taken delivery of over 40,000 jute bags
New sizes of existing colours and styles
New range of multi coloured fashion jute bags
New bottle jute bags
All sizes, colours will be available next working day plain, printed within 7-10 working days

Tuesday, 5 January 2010

Feel the love with MIDPAC's range of Valentine's day packaging

We're feeling all loved-up here at MIDPAC and we want to share it with you!

Not only do we have everything that you need for everyday packaging and wrapping requirements, we're also stocking gorgeous Valentine's day packaging that'll make your loved one's present extra special.

Our Valentine's day packaging includes lovely valentine's day tissue paper, valentine's day ribbon, valentine's day gift boxes and valentine's day bags, all in red and all perfect for that special present.

All of our Valentine's day packaging is in held in stock at Coventry-based warehouse and is available for next-day delivery when ordered before 2pm.