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Parkside Flexibles Europe Limited

Printed Plastic and Paper Reels, Pouches, Bags and Shrink Sleeves

Parkside is an innovative packaging manufacturer specialising in flexographic printing, lamination, laser and sustainable packaging solutions for a wide range of industries.

Tyler Close,
WF6 1RL,
West Yorkshire,
United Kingdom

Parkside is a specialist provider of flexographic printing, lamination, laser and sustainable packaging solutions for a wide range of industries.

Headquartered in Normanton, West Yorkshire, UK, the company has a worldwide client base, with production facilities in the UK and Asia. After starting out as a specialist provider of packaging for tobacco products, the company has evolved into manufacturing high-quality packaging for specific applications across numerous industries.

Parkside delivers its expertise in advanced packaging to customers through an intrinsic understanding of a wide range of fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) markets.

Parkside’s designated teams for customers and APEX innovation enable projects to be managed at every stage, providing innovation throughout development, from the initial idea to its introduction to the market.

We are a growing business with a global presence.
We offer a large range of inner liners.
We pride ourselves in working with all customers as a fully transparent, proactive partner.
Flexographically printed in up to ten colours, our printed film and paper reels can be used in any market.
Finished products can be supplied in reels, pre-formed or single sleeve formats.

To further support customers’ innovation, the company has recently opened a new facility dedicated to product development, as well as a new laboratory that is fully equipped to meet specific client demands. This investment enables Parkside to efficiently showcase its capabilities and expertise in less than eight hours, from concept to physical sample.

Services provided by Parkside Flexibles

Film and papers

Flexographically printed in up to ten colours, our printed film and paper reels can be used in any market. Materials are suitable for high-quality overwrap and primary packaging, enhancing your brand. Films and papers can be further laminated to produce a variety of multirange structures.


Two and three ply film laminates used in a wide range of markets, offering high barrier materials combined with an exceptional decorative finish.

Inner liners

Large range of inner liner specifications in either paper foil or film laminates, printed or unprinted, offering additional brand identity and communication platform.

Shrink sleeves

Printed or unprinted PVDC, PET and OPS specifications to form shrink sleeves. Finished products can be supplied in reels, pre-formed or single sleeve formats, with or without perforations. Ideal for beverage, personal care and multipackaging promotional items.


Plain or printed stand up pouches (doy packs) with optional features, such as handles, resealable zippers, tear notches, hanging holes or custom-cut pouring handles. These pouches are suitable for any market.

Coating applications

PVDC and acrylic coatings give high gloss results. They incorporate improved moisture, gas and aroma barriers and allow for all over ink coverage. Coldseal applications are available on single ply or laminate materials.

Design management

Our on-site studio deliver specialist client services in the development of origination and plate making. Providing our customers with the very latest technologies in flexographic printing.

Ink management

Experienced technicians execute a full service, from colour matching and analysis to proofing and testing, from our specialised ink laboratory.

APParition™ Embedded Image Technology

Parkside's APParition technology engages with customers using the latest smartphone and tablet technology. Embedded images are printed behind existing pack graphics, invisible to the naked eye, and detectable by most modern mobile devices


From coffee pouches to confectionery packaging, the Parkside APEX innovation team has developed a range of paper and film barrier duplex and triplex lamination structures under the Park-2-Nature® brand that are fully accredited to EN13432 and Vincotte OK Compost Standards for both home and industrial composting of packaging.

Flexographic Printing

Parkside has up to ten colour flexographic print capability on both paper and film in the UK and Asia.


Duplex and triplex lamination capabilities are available from both Parkside UK and Asia. They deliver unique flexible packaging options for brand owners and retailers.


LIDD is the revolutionary film lidding development for the ready-meal packaging market.


Parkscribe® laser scribing is suitable for a variety of applications from easy open flexible packaging to easy peel ready meal solutions.


Rockpocket® is a revolutionary protective packaging design, which offers an extremely lightweight pack for the transportation of high value, delicate or breakable items.


Parkside has been supplying high-quality, bespoke packaging solutions to the tobacco industry for more than 40 years. The portfolio includes printed films, papers and foils, pack wraps and pouch products operating in both the European and Asian markets.

Come and Join the Parkside Picnic at Packaging Innovations 2017

Speciality packaging manufacturer Parkside will be bringing a UK favourite to the forthcoming Packaging Innovations, the Parkside Picnic, featuring Cadbury chocolate fingers, Wall's sausage rolls and Seabrook Crisps to name a few of the innovations being showcased on stand.

9 February 2017

Parkside Triumphs as Innovation Brings Success

Speciality packaging manufacturer Parkside is celebrating a successful 2016 following the launch of six new products, created through revitalised innovation and new collaborations.

5 January 2017

Parkside Packs for Convenience

Demand for food solutions that conform to fast-paced lifestyles continues to increase, according to speciality packaging manufacturer Parkside.

2 January 2017

Parkscribe™ Steam Success at UK Packaging Awards 2016

Parkside's innovative microwave steam bag for frozen vegetables, Parkscribe™ Steam, has received another accolade, securing 'highly commended' in the Best New Concept category at the UK Packaging Awards 2016 last month (October 27).

4 December 2016

Parkside Develops Active Packaging to Eliminate Bacteria

Speciality packaging manufacturer Parkside has developed technically-advanced flexible packaging with built-in antimicrobial technology to reduce bacteria growth on the outer packaging of fresh poultry; an issue raised in numerous recent national media reports.

19 July 2016

Parkside Launches New Flexible Frozen Food Pack

The rise of smaller households, longer working hours and the need for convenience has inspired speciality packaging manufacturer, Parkside, to design and develop Parkscribe™ Steam, a revolutionary self-venting steam bag for frozen vegetables.

7 June 2016

Huge Step Forward in Barrier Technology for the Environmentally Aware

After years of research, development and live trials Parkside are pleased to announce that they are the first, and currently the only, manufacturer of printed flexible packaging to be able to offer the environmentally conscious brand owner and packer a barrier triplex laminate accredited under EN13432 Industrial Standard which requires 90% of the packaging to disintegrate within 12 weeks.

13 January 2014

Parkside Flexibles (Normanton) Limited

Tyler Close
West Yorkshire
United Kingdom


02-11, 396 River Valley Road
Singapore 248289


Lot 3, Jalan Perunding U1/17
Seksyen 1
Hicom-Glenmarie Industrial Park
40150 Shah Alam

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