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Local Business Helps Manufacturers Prepare for Brexit

Local Business Helps Manufacturers Prepare for Brexit

Who knew what a mess Brexit and the negotiations into our exit would be when Great Britain chose to divorce the European Union over three years ago? As the media warns of impending doom and the clock counts down ever closer to 31 October – when we’re set to leave the...
Local Manufacturer Supports Marehay Show

Local Manufacturer Supports Marehay Show

Local Manufacturer Supports Marehay Show Since 1974, HL Plastics has been one of the largest employers in the Amber Valley. Located between Denby and Ripley in Derbyshire, HLP employees over 550 people from the local community in a variety of job roles spanning from...
Local Manufacturer Brings Home Three Awards

Local Manufacturer Brings Home Three Awards

Local PVCu window manufacturer HL Plastics is passionate about the people of the East Midlands and what it does. At the beginning of March, the company and two of its apprentices were up against some of the best companies and people in the Midlands for prestigious...
Caitlin enjoys the HL Plastics experience

Caitlin enjoys the HL Plastics experience

We recently had the pleasure of another work experience youngster at HL HQ. Here’s how Caitlin got on during her week with us… Different departments I did my work experience at Liniar, experiencing the different departments and the way they contribute to...
Investing time in finance work experience

Investing time in finance work experience

We recently had the pleasure of welcoming a young student to HL Plastics HQ so she could gain work experience in our finance department. Meet Abbey and read how she got on… Getting to grips with the roles I was at Liniar for my year 10 work experience in July. I...
A shining example of local entrepreneurship in manufacturing!

A shining example of local entrepreneurship in manufacturing!

One of the region’s most well-known businessmen held an open morning on Friday 20th July in Denby, providing a rare insight into how he’s built two of the most successful manufacturing companies in Derbyshire. Roger Hartshorn, Group CEO of HL Plastics, addressed an...
Roger Hartshorn to step down as Group CEO

Roger Hartshorn to step down as Group CEO

Roger Hartshorn has decided to step down as Group CEO, with effect from 31st October 2018, in order to spend more time on his other personal and business interests – leaving behind an extraordinary legacy. “I’m incredibly proud to have been a part of the success...
Luke memorial fund exceeds £20k target

Luke memorial fund exceeds £20k target

Former HL Plastics Payroller Paula Wright has more than doubled her original target of raising £10,000 for the Queen’s Medical Centre in memory of her son, Luke Blackbourn. Luke was a highly popular member of the extrusion workforce at HL. He became ill overnight...
Liniar House open day proves a huge success

Liniar House open day proves a huge success

Liniar House, an impressive new 178,000ft² facility, has been unveiled as the latest stage in the incredible success story of HL Plastics. More than 150 invited guests attended the event to see business magnate Lord Digby Jones officially open Liniar House, named...
HL Plastics appoints International Sales Director

HL Plastics appoints International Sales Director

HL Plastics is delighted to announce the appointment of Robert Thiroff to the new post of International Sales Director. HL has grown substantially since the launch of its Liniar range within the UK and Ireland in 2008 – and the next step in its growth strategy...