Welcome to Bootle Containers – Dave Redwood

New Purchasing Manager Dave Redwood

Hi – I am Dave Redwood  having recently joined Bootle Containers as the Purchasing Manager and look forward to meeting you in the future to discuss our requirements etc.

Briefly my 30 years experience has been mainly in fabrication ,machining and sub-contracting of coatings for a number of specialist fabrication companies.

This started on the shop floor as an apprentice progressing to Senior Buyer purchasing 100 tonnes of steel per week along with the fastners,  painting and transport to various sites around the country.

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Well Done Billy Williams

Congratulations Billy WilliamsBilly Williams

This post is to acknowledge what Billy has achieved in the 13 years he has been part of the Bootle Containers family. We would like to thank Billy and generally say “well done” for all his hard work and commitment to the Bootle Containers cause.

Below we have detailed the roles Billy has had since working here;

  • Welder. 2001 – 2009.
  • Chargehand. 2009 – 2011.
  • Workshop Foreman. 2011 – 2014.
  • Production Manager. 2014 (jan) – present.

So in a nutshell Billy has climbed the company ladder (watch out Les) and has demonstrated that if you work hard at Bootle Containers you will be rewarded.

Well done Billy Williams!

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Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year

Christmas is Here Again…Yipeee

Its that time of the year again and we just love it. Christmas parties, Secret Santa and ‘The Management‘ drinking too much in the board room while pretending to work!

Well this is a special post from The Management wishing all of our staff and our lovely customers a very Merry Christmas and a happy new year.  We thought we’d celebrate with one of our favourite Christmas Oldies from Wizard.  Take is away guys!




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And The Winner is

Ladies and Gentlemen we have a Winnerthis years winner

Well blow me down, from nowhere came Arthur ‘he looks a bit like Mick Shipman’ Johnson to win the Bootle Containers Movember Best Mustache prize 2013. And in what style!

Before we get to the list of runners and riders lets take a look at Authurs winning tache.

First of all it’s acknowledged that Authur who bares more than a resemblance to Mick Shipman has ruggish good looks and smooth baby like skin, and it’s felt by senior management here that the ladies at Bootle Containers edged him to this years prize because of this.

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