A CORRUGATED packaging firm has appointed Mark Kirby as a business development manager for the South of England.

He has joined the sales team at Cepac Darlington from printed carton manufacturer, East Kent Cartons and brings more than 22 years’ experience in sales and business development to the role.

Bosses say his expert knowledge of speciality corrugated products, including graphics and design and their application across a range of applications industries is an excellent fit for Cepac.

He said: “The business has a strong vision for the future and I’m looking forward to leading business development in the South.

He added: "Cepac has a great reputation for creating innovative packaging solutions and the continued investment in pioneering technology demonstrates the commitment to future growth."