Rexam’s Milton Keynes factory ‘Highly Commended’ in Best Factory Awards

Rexam, the world’s largest beverage can manufacturer, is delighted to announce that its Milton Keynes plant was Highly Commended by the judges at the Best Factory Awards held on Friday 18th September.

Judges Highly Commended the factory in the Best Engineering Plant section of the awards at a glittering ceremony at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, Hyde Park, London. The winner of this category was Gripple Ltd, from Sheffield which makes wire joining devices for use in agriculture.

It was the first time that Rexam, which has 22 plants across Europe, had entered the awards and the company was delighted to have been given Highly Commended status. “The award is a celebration of how hard we work here at Rexam, “said Liam Cairns, Plant Manager at Rexam’s Milton Keynes plant. “It recognises the passion, leadership and commitment of the people at the site. It highlights just what can be achieved by focusing on customer satisfaction, the development of people and the driving of operational excellence and innovation.”