James Woollard

dave harries

James Woollard
Managing Director

Polythene UK

James is Managing Director of Polythene UK Ltd. His matchless product knowledge and industry expertise has positioned this multi award-winning company as one of the UK’s leading packaging experts.

James, whose professional career started in telesales, founded Polythene UK Ltd in 2007 and has 12 years’ experience creating new business opportunities in some of the most competitive industries in the world. With a current turnover of £9 million, the company is one of the fastest growing independent brokers of polythene packaging in the UK.

A natural salesman, James is constantly exploring gaps in the marketplace. Recent issues surrounding the industry combined with changing attitudes to CSR have driven the development of an exclusively branded range of down gauged, greener films and compostable bags.

These materials provide the ultimate solution whatever the customer requirement. Questions of cost, legislation and environmental issues that surround polythene have all been answered – giving a choice of materials across the entire product range.

1845 Connect after dinner talk

James will share his experience of growing a multi million pound business, his intent to change perceptions about the industry and the lessons he has learned along the way.

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