Darren Percy joins the major manufacturer of plastic packaging for the food industry as business manager. His previous role was national account manager at Benson Box.
Prior to that, he spent five years at Veriplast Solutions Ltd (now Paccor Group) as UK & Ireland sales manager. He has also enjoyed roles at Swan Mill Paper Company, Ecolab, Dohler Group and JohnsonDiversey.
Richard Wild is responsible for generating new business in the North East. Richard started his packaging sales career at Linpac Packaging where he spent 13 years in various roles including regional and senior key account manager and European Food Service marketing manager. Most recently, he worked for Saica Pack and Solo Cup Company.
Piyush Ladd’s remit covers the North West and he joins from Sealed Air Corporation where he was EMEA account manager. Before that, he spent almost eight years at LINPAC Packaging in various sales related roles including sales development manager and divisional pricing manager.
Faerch Plast managing director, Joe Iannidinardo said: “We are pleased to welcome Darren, Richard and Piyush to the UK sales team, all of whom bring fresh thinking as well as significant experience of the packaging industry. We look forward to them maximising opportunities within the cold foods & snacks market which the business has identified as offering major growth potential.”
Faerch Plast has developed a wide range of innovative containers for a variety of cold food & snack products including bakery, dairy, vegetables, fruit and cold meats. The company offers packs with cutlery included, perforated snap packs for portion control, and the recently launched resealable dispenser tray