East African Packaging Industries Limited is a member of the Canadian Overseas Packaging Industries Limited (COPI) group of companies.
COPI has interests in packaging manufacturers in Kenya, the Caribbean and the United Kingdom.
In addition to our manufacturing plants in Nairobi and Mombasa, Kenya, we also have manufacturing plants in the Caribbean: Caribbean Packaging Industries in Trinidad & Tobago and Jamaica Packaging Industries in Jamaica. Additionally, we have Barbados Packaging Industries in Barbados, a distribution operation.
We have been established for well over 45 years in the Caribbean and have been an integral part of the manufacturing development within the region. We firmly believe that we will be here well into the next century supporting and developing the regions integration into the larger economic trade blocs expected to develop in the near future.
Our Caribbean operations are truly integrated providing unmatched coverage of the regions’ diverse economies.
Established in 1954, Caribbean Packaging Industries Limited (CPI) has grown from a small facility in its early days to one of the leading packaging suppliers in the Caribbean.
In operation since 1982, Barbados Packaging Industries Limited is the second member of the Canadian Overseas Packaging Industries (COPI) group in the Southern Caribbean.
Jamaica Packaging Industries Limited (JPI) and Paper Processors Limited (PPL) are private companies in Jamaica owned by Canadian Overseas Packaging Industries (COPI).
JPI, in business since 1953, makes multi-walled paper sacks and corrugated cartons supplying companies in Jamaica and other countries in the Caribbean as well as Central and South America.
Encase is a family owned business established in the UK during the 1960’s and is now one of the UK’s largest independent multisite manufacturers of corrugated packaging.We are located in three locations :
a)Banbury is a conventional high-volume box plant focusing on Retail Ready Packaging (RRP), Shelf Ready Packaging (SRP) and Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) markets.
b)Leeds is a conventional box plant with strengths also in Retail, Shelf Ready and FMCG markets. Leeds also specialises in large format and believes it can produce one of the largest cases available within the UK corrugated market today.
c)East Kilbride is a sheet plant, purchasing corrugated and solid board from the open market.
The team excel in offering high levels of service and fast turnaround to their North of England and Scottish customers, the plant is also capable of providing supply chain services inline with those of Leeds and Banbury.
Encase Ltd is the UK part of an international packaging group, supported by our parent company Canadian Overseas Packaging Ltd (COPI) operating corrugated plants around the globe.