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Shawkpak Demerges from Parent Company

U.K.-based medical device contract packaging company Riverside Medical Packaging Ltd announces the demerger of their business unit Shawpak.


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Due to the growth achieved by Shawpak since its inception in 2014, the directors of Riverside Medical Packaging Ltd have decided to split the operations into two separate legal trading entities, which will result in the trading activities of Shawpak transferring to Shawpak Limited.

The new Shawpak company will have the same ownership and Directors as Riverside Medical Packaging Ltd. Given that Shawpak has always operated as a separate division, there will be no change to its day-to-day activities. Post demerger, Shawpak Ltd will continue the strong collaboration with Riverside Medical Packaging on providing technical and innovation support ensuring the highest levels of service to their customers.

Riverside Medical Packaging Ltd is a medical device contract packaging company and medical pouch manufacturer based in Derby U.K., established in 1979.

Shawpak Limited is a manufacturer of a range of medical device packaging machinery ranging from its rotary thermoform machine to 3-side seal pouch making and rigid tray making machinery. Since investment in distribution and manufacturing, 

"From the initial concept of Shawpak the aim was to invest into and grow a medical device packaging machinery business to a point where we would establish it as a standalone business," states CEO David Shaw. "It is with great pride and excitement that we embark on the next phase of both Riverside Medical Packaging Ltd and Shawpak Ltd as we continue to grow and establish ourselves as a leading supplier to the medical device industry across the globe."

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