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MGB Plastics Builds for Future Growth with Seven Figure Machinery Investment

The UK’s largest manufacturer of wheeled bins has strengthened its position as market leader with a seven figure investment in new machinery to help increase production and target new markets. MGB Plastics has continued its commitment to UK manufacturing by bolstering its business with a new 2700t Krauss Maffei injection moulding machine at its Rotherham factory. This recent addition - its fourth investment in as many years - will complement its existing portfolio of equipment to allow the company to manufacture more products, cope with extra demand and boost sales as it targets a growing...

Successful MGB contract drives Edinburgh recycling success

A recent contract to supply and distribute bins in Edinburgh has lead to huge increase in recycling across Edinburgh. In the first stage of the project 140,000 households received new 240-litre recycling bins, leading to an 85% rise in the amount of waste being recycled, with a huge reduction in the amount of waste going to landfill. Speaking to the Edinburgh Evening News, MGB General Manager Ross Schofield said, We couldn't be happier with the results of the new scheme for Edinburgh council and look forward to extending it's reach further across the city. Read the full article...

MGB Plastics Winners in Barnsley and Rotherham Awards

2014 has been a winning year for MGB Plastics, and we were delighted to accept to coveted Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber Excellence in Manufacturing award. Talking to the Sheffield Star, general manager Ross Schofield credited the whole team for the win: I am delighted to receive this award on behalf of the whole team at MGB. It is the perfect culmination to a very successful year, which as always is down to the people. It is often glibly said that a company’s best asset is its people and I firmly believe this - and feel very lucky to have such a dedicated and committed team at MGB.” Read...

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