Walking in memory of family members - Danny Laing and friends

15th November 2018

Our Warehouse Operative, Danny Laing decided he wanted to be involved in a fund-raising event after experiencing first-hand losing a loved-one to Alzheimers. His Dad had the disease, as did an uncle and other family members. When a friend told Danny about the Memory Walk, a charitable event organised by the Alzheimer's Society he was keen to take part.

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An addition to the Warren Warehouse Team

15th November 2018

With increased pressure on our warehouse team as a result of continued growth, the decision was made to recruit an additional staff member, and fortunately for Warren, when Widdowson Logistics sadly went into Administration and redundancies were made, Kelly came knocking on our door. We are right next door - so she didn't have far to come!

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Brexit announcement

8th November 2018

While none of us can predict exactly how Brexit will unfold, we believe it is important to remove the emotion from the issue and concentrate on the specific issues likely to impact upon our mutual business in the event of a no-deal exit from the EU.

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Growing ginger in Ghana and the support of Action Aid

1st November 2018

When you next buy fresh ginger from the supermarket-spare a thought for how this beautifully fragrant spice got on to the shelf. In our support of Action Aid we receive a regular newsletter telling us about the individuals who have been helped by the charity and the various projects the funds raised have supported.

This month we received a letter from a farmer in Ghana. 34 year-old Asanna tells her story....

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Vacancy for Inside Sales Executive at Warren

1st November 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Inside Sales Executive to join our friendly, dynamic team.

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We've added to our digital paper range with FSC® certified Pro-Design®

18th October 2018

Pro-Design® has been developed to deliver maximum colour impact, bringing your graphics to life with a real flair.

With the increased demand for quality digital stock, we've added FSC® certified Pro-Design® to our paper range with stock available from 100 gsm-350 gsm, in popular sizes including A4, SRA3 and SRA2.

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Exceo Gloss & Silk in an unrivalled range - new samples booklet now available

19th July 2018

Due to a significant increase in demand, we have extended the stock holding of these two popular, premium range, multi-coated silk and gloss art papers and boards. The new samples booklet, which will provide a full technical and comprehensive product range illustration, has been produced to complement the AIMS Group's existing range of samples booklets.

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Warren support 17 year old Nasira, through Action Aid

7th June 2018

We always look forward to the letters we receive from the women and girls supported by the Next Step initiative in Ghana. Through our support of the charity Action Aid, we receive regular updates on the activities of the charity and how they work with women to improve their lives and hopefully, to help them realise their dreams.

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Inside Sales Exec, Steve Pincott raising funds for the British Heart Foundation

19th April 2018

On Saturday 12th May our Inside Sales Exec, Steve Pincott will join two former school friends Tom and Noel in attempting the London to Oxford Trek, a 100km (62.1 miles) walk taking in Windsor, Cookham, Henley, and Abingdon. The annual trek is organised by the British Heart Foundation and all the money raised by those taking part will go towards supporting the vital work of the charity, including transplants, babies born with heart defects, heart attack treatment and pioneering diagnostic techniques and treatments.

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David Plummer from Newtown Printers raises money for charity...and gets fit in the process

12th April 2018

Last summer, when David Plummer's daughter Nathalie had a frank discussion with him about his weight and lack of fitness, the conversation turned to finding an activity that could help David get on the road to fitness. When David suggested cycling the idea caused some mirth in his off-spring and presumably this spurred him on to prove to his daughter that he was capable of long-distance cycling.

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Warren customer chooses BillerudKorsnäs White for luxury packaging

5th April 2018

When it came to selecting the best product for Lincolnshire based Kalas Packaging's new web-to-print e-commerce business, BillerudKornsäs White won the day. The new venture for Kalas goes by the name of Vanilla Reindeer and they believe they are the first manufacturer worldwide to offer personalised gift bags and gift packaging direct to the consumer.

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The Annual Bodie Hodges Sports Dinner

8th March 2018

It's been a while since we wrote about the Bodie Hodges Foundation and the amazing achievement of Bodie's family in raising money to fund a holiday home for families facing the loss of a child. In 2012 our ex-colleague Nick Hodges and his wife set out to raise money to provide a holiday home to give respite for families-after sadly losing their 10 month old son Bodie in a choking accident. In October 2016 they achieved their goal of creating a lasting legacy in Bodie's memory with the opening of 'Bodie's Boathouse'.

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Educating the women of Ghana through Action Aid

8th March 2018

Warren has been donating to Action Aid for over 25 years now and we're keen to continue to support the amazing work the charity carries out in the West African Republic of Ghana.
Violence in the home and child marriages have been a way of life for some families in Ghana and with the help of Action Aid change is happening. From the account we received in a letter a woman who had experience of her own daughter being kidnapped-the people of Ghana are seeing that their situation can improve through the education of all. Although entirely coincidental, on International Women's Day-our article is well timed.

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Poplar GC2 H/S and Poplar Super GC1 - we have an unrivalled range of sizes

22nd February 2018

Due to increasing demand, we have extended our stock range of Poplar GC2 H/S and Poplar Super- giving customers, what we believe to be, an unrivalled choice of calipers and sizes. With over 200 different specifications available we are sure to have an item to suit most requirements.

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Chromocard HB (FSC® Certified) now in reel stock.....tailor-made to suit your needs

1st February 2018

We now have our ever popular Chromocard HB available from reel stock at our fully-equipped converting facility at West Bromwich. This high quality folding boxboard with coated white back is now available to our customers, cut to size on a 3-5 working day delivery service.

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Newly formed Commercial Team

4th January 2018

We're pleased to announce the formation of our three-strong Commercial Team to support the demands of our growing business and expanding customer base.
The three appointments come from within the existing Sales and Operations teams; Ben Ingall, Mark Medley and Andy White; all now reporting to our Managing Director.

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New board swatch - and it fits in to your Warren swatch holder/desk tidy too

4th January 2018

We're pleased to announce the launch of our new board swatch; a superb range of 22 products from the world's leading mills- folding box boards, white lined chipboards, solid bleached sulphate boards, lined and unlined grades and speciality boards. All are PEFC, FSC Chain of Custody or Recycled with the exception of airfreshener and beermat boards.

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A baby girl for Jess

18th December 2017

We were thrilled to hear of the safe arrival of baby Sadie Elsie, daughter of our Credit Controller, Jess Forder and her partner Gary.

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Warren Christmas and New Year closure

6th December 2017

Season's Greetings from all at Warren

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Compliance with revised ISO 14001 Environmental standard

1st December 2017

One of the most widely used ISO standards has had a major overhaul with substantial changes required to meet the criteria of the ISO 14001:2015 standard. The new standard is designed to respond to latest trends and ensure its compatibility with other management system standards.

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