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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Adding more lines to the Accurate™ Freeze™ GR KIT 9-11 range

23rd November 2017

If you are looking for a high quality grease resistant product, you need look no further than Accurate™ Freeze™ GR KIT 9-11. This fully coated, light back, hard sized, grease resistant folding boxboard is now available in a wider range of calipers and sizes. Accurate™ Freeze™ GR is ideal for packaging convenience foods, baked and breaded products, and other chilled/frozen foods with a high fat content.

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Supporting a local college with graphical board

2nd November 2017

We've been helping out a local college with material for their GCSE Art and Resistant Materials coursework for a few years now and when they contacted us recently to ask if we could continue to support them, we were only too happy to offer some graphical board. With tight constraints on local authority budgets these days and the juggling act head teachers have to perform-Craig Curtis, Hamilton College's Assistant Head of Faculty and Teacher of Design Technology has always been greatly appreciative of the support we can offer.

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Get planning for 2018!

26th October 2017

In preparation for 2018 we've had some year planners printed using one of our stock products-Inspira Pre-Print which is specifically designed for optimum offset printing performance. The A2 planners are printed on 300 gsm Inspira Pre-Print; a superior range of matching white uncoated papers and boards covering 75 to 350 gsm and stocked across the range in both ream wrapped and bulk packed for next day delivery.

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Andy Wrigley, Sales Director set for retirement

28th September 2017

October 31st sees the end of an era for Warren with the retirement of our Sales Director, Andy Wrigley. Andy joined the company in May 1985 in a sales role and joined the board of Directors in January 2001. At the time Andy joined Warren had just relocated from West Drayton to the current Leicester base, although the company was to retain an office in the South. We sat Andy down with a coffee to talk us through his thoughts and feelings on the last 32 years of his working life.

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Our I.T. Director, Phil Richardson is soon to retire

28th September 2017

As if losing one long serving member of staff to retirement wasn't enough for us to cope with-we're having to say goodbye to Phil Richardson, our I.T. Director.....how will we cope! Phil joined the company in 1997 but we'd had the pleasure of getting to know him during the previous 10 years when he worked on a consultancy basis developing and supporting our systems. We sat Phil down over a cuppa to chat about the last 20 years.

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In memory of Chris Fryer

24th August 2017

Earlier this month we commemorated the untimely passing of a dear colleague, Chris Fryer. Chris worked in the role of Maintenance Engineer at our West Bromwich Converting facility, a position he held for some 15 years. Chris' colleagues didn't want the day to pass by without marking the occasion in some way, and befitting a man with the surname of Fryer the decision was made to indulge in that hearty breakfast fare....the fried bacon butty.

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