Our packaging does the talking where it matters but here is an insight into the thinking behind the scenes.

November 8, 2018

AgriRap wins Best New Concept Award at UK Packaging Awards

One of RAP’s latest innovative packaging products AgriRap – a plastic-free sandwich wedge – has received the Best New Concept Award at this year’s UK Packaging Awards. The award ceremony was organised by Packaging News and took place on Tuesday 30th October, at Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London. The judges of the category said that… Read more »


October 3, 2018

MA RapTray awarded for ‘Innovative Material’ category at the European Carton Excellence Awards

RAP has won a European Carton Excellence Award in the ‘Innovative Material’ category for its RapTray. The awards, set up over 20 years ago, showcased the most innovative carton board products both in terms of sustainability and branding opportunities. The use of Modified Atmosphere (MA) technology in RAP’s RapTray gained the plaudits, with judges commenting on its… Read more »


September 20, 2018

RAP launches “significant” range made entirely from plant waste

Leading UK sandwich packaging designer and manufacturer, RAP, has launched a new range produced entirely from agricultural waste. Precious Planet FoodService, 100% compostable and produced from leaves and stems left behind from harvest, is of “significant importance”, the company says, and further underlines its unequivocal commitment to removing avoidable plastics form its food-to-go packaging range…. Read more »


April 12, 2018

Modified Atmosphere Carton Food Tray reduces plastic by 85%

RAP has developed the world’s first Carton Modified Atmosphere (MA) RapTray which offers an alternative to full plastic trays and reduces plastic use by 85%. In addition, it’s the world’s first hermetically sealed carton food tray which means it removes virtually all oxygen from inside the tray, extending product shelf life and maintaining food freshness. And, it’s… Read more »


December 12, 2017

RAP appoints dedicated head of sustainability

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of highly respected Paola Carceles as our head of sustainability. Paola has been with us for more than 13 months and has played an essential role in new product development within the technical team. In her new position, Paola will engage directly with retailers and raw materials suppliers… Read more »


March 18, 2016

RAP celebrates FPA Sustainability Award win for MA carton packaging

We’re delighted to have returned from this year’s Food Packaging Association (FPA) Awards with the sustainability accolade for our Modified Atmosphere (MA) carton packaging. Central to our Fresher Thinking campaign, the MA technology has been adopted throughout a number of RAP products to help keep food fresher for longer, therefore reducing waste and saving money. The… Read more »