Print specialists launch new spirit labelling enterprise

Spirit Label Options has been established as a result of recognition of craft whisky and gin

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[L to R] Alex Mulvenny, Chris Crockert, Tom Lightbody, Jamie Thomson, and Finlay McLachlan

5 printing specialists based mostly in Scotland have launched a brand new premium spirit labelling manufacturing enterprise known as Spirit Label Options in response to the rising demand from producers of more and more in style craft whisky and gins. 

Collectively the founders have over 100 years of expertise throughout the print sector and have arrange the corporate as a way to deliver a bespoke method to label manufacturing.

The corporate has been established with an funding of £5m for the state-of-the-art facility and manufacturing line which relies in a lately refurbished unit in Westway at Glasgow airport. 

The ability is 15,113sq ft and based mostly in Scotland’s largest totally enclosed industrial park which has hyperlinks to Glasgow Airport and the town centre. 

Spirit Label Options will search to supply totally bespoke digitally printed labels together with gildings, foiling, tube wraps, embossing, and packaging design.

The corporate has been based by chief government officer Alex Mulvenny, managing director Tom Lightbody, and administrators Finlay McLachlan, Jamie Thomson, and Chris Crockert. 

Mulvenny says: “Our major focus is on delivering a high-quality label printing service to our shoppers. With intensive expertise in premium spirits labelling, our management staff brings over a century of collective trade expertise.

“Our ethos is easy, but highly effective: ‘Carry Digital Agility to the Scotch Whisky Business’ and we aspire to be probably the most customer-centric companion in our trade.”

The corporate secured a long-term lease settlement with Canmoor, a developer and asset administration enterprise. 

Gregor King, Canmoor asset supervisor at Westway, provides: “Westway at Glasgow Airport stays certainly one of Scotland’s top-performing areas, and the pre-let of certainly one of our newly refurbished models to Spirit Label Options is one other optimistic enhance for the park.

“The continued success of Westway displays our strategic concentrate on investing to enhance present inventory whereas speculatively creating new, best-in-class industrial area, which is receiving a really optimistic response amongst potential occupiers within the Scottish market.”

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