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Last 698.00 GBp
Change Today -2.00 / -0.29%
Volume 6.9K
BPI On Other Exchanges
As of 11:35 AM 07/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

british polythene industries (BPI) Snapshot

695.00 GBp
Previous Close
700.00 GBp
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698.00 GBp
Day Low
695.00 GBp
52 Week High
05/12/15 - 730.00 GBp
52 Week Low
08/21/14 - 565.00 GBp
Market Cap
Average Volume 10 Days
0.62 GBp
Shares Outstanding
17.78 GBp
Dividend Yield

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british polythene industries (BPI) Details

British Polythene Industries PLC recycles, manufactures, and supplies polythene and agricultural films. The company operates through three segments: UK & Ireland, Mainland Europe, and North America. It offers agricultural and horticulture films, such as silage products, greenhouse films, polytunnel covers, consumer packaging for retail horticulture, animal feed packaging films, and fertilizer packaging films; mailing bags and garment films for on-line retailers; mailing films; transit packaging; and protective films for furniture and carpets; and bakery packaging products, frozen food packaging products, collation shrink films for cans and bottles, and fresh produce packaging products. The company also provides refuse sacks, clinical waste sacks, recycling bags, and caddy liners and aprons for health authorities, waste contractors, catering contractors, janitorial wholesalers and contractors, and local government; and structural waterproofing products, gas protection systems, protection films, ventilated cement sacks, overwrap films for insulation, and packaging for aggregates, bricks, and blocks. In addition, it offers container liners, heavy duty sacks, and pallet protection for polymer producers, additives manufacturers, specialist chemical companies, salt producers, and fuel producers. The company serves agriculture and horticulture, retail food chain, healthcare and waste services, construction, and industrial sectors. It operates in the United Kingdom, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Germany, the Republic of Ireland, Scandinavia, the United States, Canada, and internationally. British Polythene Industries PLC was incorporated in 1910 and is headquartered in Greenock, the United Kingdom.

2,330 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/8/15
Founded in 1910

british polythene industries (BPI) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman of Group Management Board, Chief Exe...
Total Annual Compensation: 618.0K GBP
Group Finance Director, Member of Management ...
Total Annual Compensation: 367.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

british polythene industries (BPI) Key Developments

British Polythene Industries plc Declares Final Dividend

British Polythene Industries plc declared a final dividend of 11.0 pence, at the annual general meeting held on May 12, 2015.

British Polythene Industries plc Announces Retirement of Lord Lindsay as a Non-Executive Director

British Polythene Industries plc announced that Lord Lindsay did not seek re-election at the AGM held on May 12, 2015 and retired from the company's Board of Directors at the end of that AGM after having served a 9 year term as a Non-Executive Director.

British Polythene Industries plc Recommends Final Dividend for the Year Ended December 31, 2014; Jamie Lindsay to Retire from the Board, Effective May 12, 2015; Reports Preliminary Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Capex Guidance for the Full Year 2015

The Board of British Polythene Industries plc are recommending an increase in the final dividend to 11.0 pence making a total of 16.0 pence per share for the year ended December 31, 2014. This dividend will be payable on May 15, 2015 to shareholders on the register at the close of business on March 13, 2015. The company announced that Jamie Lindsay will be retiring from the Board at company's AGM to be held in May 12, 2015, by which time he will have served a nine year term. He has agreed to continue as Chairman of the Pension Trustees with whom he has had to make a number of very significant decisions in the last few years. The company reported preliminary consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2014. For the year, the company's turnover was £499 million compared to £507.5 million a year ago. Profit from operations was £26.7 million compared to £23 million a year ago. Profit before tax was £22.2 million compared to £18.5 million a year ago. Profit attributable to equity holders of the parent was £15.9 million or 57.53 pence per diluted share compared to £12 million or 43.23 pence per diluted share a year ago. Net cash from operating activities was £29 million compared to £23.2 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was £16.6 million compared to £19.7 million a year ago. The company expects 2015 expenditure to be in excess of £20 million.


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