TAROPACK Posnan Poland 2014

Durham-Duplex continue a busy month of exhibitions and visits with showing at TAROPACK in Posnan, Poland.  EU Sales Manager David Piper, fresh back from Ambalaj in Istanbul,  reported that “TAROPACK is a very good show for Durham-Duplex as it features two of out main product areas namely safety knives and packaging knives.  Poland is an economy on the move and there has been a lot of interest in our products.”  For more information or a quote contact [email protected] or call 0114 243 2313.

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INTERPLAS/PPMA Show 30 September – 2 October 2014

INterplas 2014

Durham Duplex had a marvellous INTERPLAS at the NEC 30 September – 2 October 2014.  UK Sales Director Paul Bottomley attended throughout and was delighted with the response :  “Our choice of location between both INTERPLAS and the PPMA Show was perfect as we got equal footfall from  both shows  which suited our product offering, which sits across the Plastics, Packaging and Processing Industry Sectors.  We will now have a very busy Autumn following up the excellent enquiries we took many of which have already converted into new business.  It was also lovely to see attendees seeking us out as they want a reliable knife supplier and the love the fact that we manufacture in Sheffield.”  If you would like further details or a quote for your cutting requirements please contact [email protected] or call 0114 243 2313 and we would be delighted to help.

Safety & Health Expo 2014

Durham-Duplex will be exhibiting at the Safety & Health Expo in the ExCel Centre in London’s Docklands 17-19th June 2014. Attending will be Paul Bottomley, the UK Sales Director supported by Alex Smith. Continue reading

Pro Pack Asia 2014

Durham Duplex will exhibit at Propack Asia in Bangkok 11 -14 Jun 2014. International Sales Director Carl Foster said “this is always a good show and we do not expect the recent Coup to affect the demand for our high quality Industrial Knives and safety Handknives. Continue reading

Eisenwaren Messe Koln 9-12 March 2014

Durham Duplex exhibited at the Practical World/Eisenwaren Messe Trade Show at Koln Messe 9th – 12th March 2014. The Company showed its full range of UItility blades, Hand knives and Flooring tools for both industrial users and DiY industry. UK Sales Director Paul Bottomley and EU sales Manager David Piper were on hand to cover the full range of our customer base and product offering. Continue reading

MacMillan Cancer Support

Durham Duplex sales assistant Emilly O’Neill hosted a cake sale for the Macmillan Cancer Support and raised £210. Well done Emily.

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Ambalaj Istanbul Sep 13

Durham Duplex exhibited at Ambalaj Istanbul alongside ALYA San Ve Tic. International Sales Director Carl Foster said “This was a good show for Durham-Duplex partly due to the vibrancy of the local economy but mainly due to the energy of the ALYA team. Continue reading

Mediplas 2013

Durham Duplex attended the Mediplas Show in September 2013 to highlight its products to the medical plastics industry including overmoulded blades and plastic recycling products. Continue reading

RWM 2013

Durham-Duplex had a great show at the Recycling and Waste management Show in the NEC 10-12 September 2013. Continue reading


For the 5th year Durham-Duplex will exhibit at PROPAK ASIA in Bangkok 12 – 15th June 2013. International Sales Director Carl Foster enjoys the show and said “PROPAK is the number one packaging show for SEA and we have seen it grow every year. Continue reading

TOTAL 2013

Durham-Duplex had a very successful TOTAL show at the NEC in June 2013. The show covers Packaging, Processing and also Converting so it was perfect exhibition to show off the Company’s abilities and knowledge in cutting solutions. Continue reading

Made in Sheffield Dinner 18th April 2013

For the 3rd year Durham Duplex are delighted to be the manufacturer of the Made in Sheffield Award. This collaboration has seen several Sheffield Companies come together to realise the design vision of Tom Fripp, from Fripp Design Ltd, and Chris Knight, silversmith and lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University. Continue reading

ICE 2013

Durham-Duplex had a very good exhibition at the international Converting Exhibition in Munich in March 2013. This focussed show hit the Company’s sweet spot in terms of both our knowledge base and target audience. The show was busy and there was a lot of interest in our range of straight and circular slitting and converting blades including the Endurium range of longer lasting slitting blades. Continue reading

Practising what we preach

Durham-Duplex has recently refurbished its accounts office and the final flooring was laid at the weekend. The carpet fitters used the DD range of flooring tools on the job which went very smoothly. The fitters have exclusively used the DD range of utility blades for a long time as in their opinion they are “the best flooring blade on the market”. Continue reading

Global Manufacturing Festival 2013

The Global Manufacturing Festival 2013 will be held at the Advanced Manufacturing and Research Centre (AMRC) in Sheffield 17 – 19 April 2013. Durham-Duplex are very proud of our Sheffield heritage and grabbed the opportunity of it by exhibiting at the Convention on 18th April at AMRC. Continue reading