Established in 1974, Invopak has come leaps and bounds from being a small family companyMillions have been invested into a new Manchester based headquarters by industrial packaging business Invopak.The new build depot and office complex in Hyde covers 80,000 sq ft and features the very latest in industrial infrastructure. The company has also been shortlisted for three major awards at the upcoming Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2020.The family firm has been nominated for Mid Market Business of the Year, Employer of the Year, and Customer Experience Loyalty. The awards ceremony will be taking place on Tuesday, November 10 and will take place virtually.Previous winners include Hotel Chocolat, fitness sensation Joe Wicks, Timpson CEO James Timpson OBE, DPD UK, and the reminiscence newspaper Daily Sparkle for people with dementia.Invopak owner Arjen Cooper Rolfe, on a mission to lead the best team driven business in the countryInvopak, which was established in 1974, has transformed over the last decade from a traditional family company into a fast developing, nationwide supplier that is continually pushing forward in its sector.Invopak owner Arjen Cooper Rolfe said: “This truly amazing three times shortlisting comes at the culmination of our 10 year mission to be the leader of our industry and the best team driven business in the country.”Our relentless focus on improvement has enabled us to sail through a doubling of orders during the Covid crisis.
BIG NAMES FOR CLEMMER: A reader notes a lineup of familiar Republican political names as hosts on a fund raiser by state Rep. Ann Clemmer, a Republican candidate for 2nd District Congress. Her primary opponent, Little Rock French Hill, we hope, might be happy NOT to count the likes of Nate Bell among his supporters.
One of the bigger mistakes we see new entrepreneurs and startup businesses make is to try to hit a home run right out of the box. My experience in the days when I played baseball, and in building a solid business foundation, is that when purposely trying to hit home runs, you usually strike out. The homer usually comes when you just try to make contact with the ball and put it in play..
Former President Donald Trump looks poised for a second impeachment acquittal but Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump are reportedly warning him not to “snatch defeat from the jaws of victory.” With Trump second Senate impeachment trial set to start in just a few hours, Politico reported on Tuesday that his daughter Ivanka Trump and son in law Jared Kushner have warned the former president “that while he has the votes for acquittal, he can still screw this up.” ” defeat from the jaws of victory is the phrase Kushner has been heard using most frequently to describe the worry,” Politico writes. Trump acquittal has been seen as likely after 45 Senate Republicans backed an effort to dismiss the impeachment trial last month, suggesting there aren enough votes for a conviction. In this historic second trial, Trump is facing charges of inciting an insurrection at the Capitol building that left five people dead.