Welcome to Preston Board & Packaging

Preston Board & Packaging Ltd was founded in 1981 by its current owners David Hardman and Charles Ingham. The Company started with one laminator and auxiliary equipment, primarily manufacturing laminated and lined chipboards for the packaging and bedding industries.

In 1986, a second laminator was built enabling the company to substantially increase its output and range of products. Our current range of products now includes Display Boards, Foil and Polyester lined chipboards in a variety of colours and embossed designs, One and Two sided White lined chipboard, Specialist coloured and embossed design papers lined to chipboards, One and Two sided Kraft lined chipboards and laminated unlined chipboards.

Our auxiliary equipment offers the facility to guillotine trim, round corner, slot and platen cut many of the qualities we manufacture.

In 1994, the group purchased the Romiley Board Mill in Romiley, Cheshire which was a primary supplier of unlined chipboard to the laminating factory at Preston.

Romiley Board Mill manufactures a range of unlined grey chipboard, coloured chipboards, tubes, edging boards and speciality boards for a wide range of industrial uses, please visit there web site on www.romileyboard.co.uk.

The Preston Board & Packaging Ltd, Group now manufactures and sells in the region of 65000 tonnes of paperboard per annum, covering many paperboard grades used in the industry today.

A new laminating machine is currently being installed and commissioned in the companies Preston factory increasing the group's potential to 80000 tonnes per annum of assorted products.

As part of the group's continual environmental improvement programmes both Preston Board & Packaging and Romiley Board Mill achieved Forest Stewardship Council® Chain of Custody certification in early 2011 underlining the group's committed to sourcing of paper from well managed forests with good conservation and human rights practices.

We are committed to offering our customers, the highest quality product, at a competitive price, at the right time. Technical assistance is always available from our experienced sales and technical personnel.


Phone: 01772 254187
Fax: 01772 253264

Arkwright Mill,
Greenbank Street,

Charles Ingham
(General Manager)
Mobile: 07714250125
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Stanley Struszczak
(Works Manager)
Mobile: 07771641320
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Chris Ingham
(Sales Manager)
Mobile: 07771641319
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