Based in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, Charpak Ltd are independently owned with over 30 years heritage in designing and manufacturing innovative world-class thermoformed plastic packaging.
Charpaks' rigid plastic packaging products include own label packaging, new product development NPD, box inserts, clam packs, point of sale trays and transit trays. As well as a standard range, Charpak also provide a bespoke service.
Charpak plastic packaging products are adaptable to almost any shape, to maximise point of sale visibility. Our unique Charlok clip ensures pack security without the need for welding or further sealing.
Charpak boasts specialist teams which deal with every aspect of the process from the initial concept, through to the finished product, providing a confidential, highly skilled and very efficient service.
Charpak packaging products can be found in all major supermarkets and retail chains. Typical market sectors and applications that Charpak work within include, but are not limited to, cosmetics & toiletries, food & drink, electrical & DIY, manufacturing, medical, music & publishing, sports & leisure and toys & games. We actively work with clients in demanding markets.
At Charpak, we believe that sustainability is key to the future of packaging. With packaging reduction in mind, we source UK produced recycled and recyclable materials with full food grade approval.
We also believe that packaging sells a product if it is done right. At Charpak, we do it right - every time!
At Charpak we have an on-site validated and monitored class 7 (class 10,000) pharmaceutical clean room, purpose designed and built by pharmaceutical clean room specialists to manufacture thermo formed and vacuum formed plastic packaging using the most stringent cleanliness levels expected. In addition, we have extensive food grade production facilities.
Food & Beverage
Charpak was one of the first direct contact food grade packaging companies to achieve the BRC/IoP technical standard demanded by all major supermarkets and retail chains.
Cosmetics & toiletries
From FMCG packaging to exclusive gift packaging our design and manufacture expertise produces ideal solutions for household brands.
Many OEM processes such as within the micro electronics industry, require cost effective, accurate transit trays to transport, protect and locate products between production stages.Charpak provides a range of solutions in a range of materials including conductive and dissipative plastics.
Charpak design and manufacture plastic packaging products from a wide variety of plastic film including bio-compostable and bio-degradable materials.
APET / PE, PETG can be supplied as clear or with a medical blue tint.
RPET is produced using a high percentage of consumer waste together with an ABA layer of food grade material. Our homogenised rPET material is produced using super clean PCW with FDA/FSA approval.
High Impact Polystyrene is available in clear, natural or pantone colour match as an anti-static conductive.
PVC, PVC/PE, PVDC normal or barrier films as virgin recycled, clear and coloured metallised film.
Specialised Polymers available as a mono layer high clarity film with multi-layer materials available to enhance specific properties including gaseous barrier, reduced evaporation, taint avoidance and chemical resistance.
Charpak invests in a cutting edge new milling machine CNC Milling MachineThe ultra-modern CNC machine enables even more complex tooling to be milled at high precision and at high speed, custom-made to all shapes and sizes as required by Charpak's clients.
Charpak ahead of new demands Charpak has grown significantly in the last ten years by seeking to keep ahead of market trends and by delivering customised solutions for the food, cosmetics and medical sectors.
CharBrand introduces Thermoformed Drinks Carrier Paul Smith, Marketing Director of CharBrand said, "The unique tray can hold Half or Full Pints and is intended as an easy to use Drink Carrier at large events such as beer festivals, corporate sporting events and stadiums".