UK Packaging Awards 2019 Finalist  

UK Packaging Awards 2019 Finalist  

  • Sep 11,2019

P Wilkinson Containers and William Say are proud to be shortlisted in the metal’s category of the UK Packaging Awards 2019 for their Corinthia Hotel ‘Grandma’s Recipe’ Cookies pack.

Everything about this project was London based – the cookies were baked and filled at the London hotel and each tin was manufactured just a stone’s throw away from its final retail destination at our Bermondsey-based factory.

Corinthia Hotel London was looking for an iconic pack for its homemade cookies which are baked at its premises at Whitehall Place in Westminster. The hotel has a long heritage in the capital, formerly the Metropole Hotel, it was used by Ministry of Defence to house staff during both world wars and the building was often depicted as MI6 HQ in the Daily Express James Bond comic strip.

The hotel wanted to make sure that each pack of ‘Grandma’s Recipe’ Cookies oozed quality and would bring back special memories for guests of their stay.

This limited edition slip lid tin was manufactured by William Say from tinplate using solar energy and its bottom was hand-embossed with the ‘Metal Recycles Forever’ logo – a constant reminder to customers that metal is a permanently available material, one that can be recycled again and again with no loss of quality. That is, if this tin ever makes it that far, most will be treasured as keepsakes of a trip to London.

William Say was able to produce a limited run of this tin, only 1000 were made, a dramatically shorter run than normal for the metal packaging industry. The red and gold details stand out brilliantly against the white substrate, creating a truly outstanding pack.

POPULAR PRODUCTS

To view our full product range, click the button below.

  • Adhesive Labels

  • Plastic Pots – Tamper Evident

  • Plastic Bottles (Jerrycan) – HDPE

  • Metal Slip Lid Tins

  • Metal 5L Beer Keg & Cider Mini Kegs

  • Plastic Bottles – PET

  • Metal Lever Lid Tins

  • Metal Pails

  • Metal Oblong Tins

  • Plastic Jars – PET

  • Plastic Drums – Open Top

  • Plastic Buckets – Round

  • Plastic Sporks

  • Metal Ring Pull Tins

  • Metal Vacuum Ink Tins

  • Metal Cone Top Tins

  • Plastic Drums – Tight Head

  • Metal Outside Curl Tins

  • Plastic Bottles – HDPE

  • Metal Drums

  • Plastic Buckets – Rectangular

  • Metal Rectangle Tins

  • Plastic Pots – Dressing

  • Plastic Pots – Deli

  • Metal Seamless Tins

    VIEW ALL PRODUCTS

    News and Resources

    All the latest news and company information that you need to know about

    WILLIAM SAY MAKES SUMMER MEADOW CANDLE TIN FOR DIDDLY SQUAT

    • May 16,2024
    William Say manufactures gold embossed candle tin for Diddly Squat Farm, setting for TV hit show, ‘Clarkson’s Farm’.  William Say

    How P Wilkinson Containers supports manufacturers during economic turbulence

    • Apr 16,2024
    Stuart Wilkinson, Marketing Director, looks at how a packaging stockist can support manufacturers during pressurised economic times. There’s

    William Say & Co. Ltd invests £850,000 futureproofing its London factory

    • Mar 05,2024
    William Say & Co Ltd, the London canmaker, has recently invested over three quarters of a million pounds in its site, introducing new ultramodern
    VIEW ALL NEWS & RESOURCES