Alfaplas has more than 40 years of Print and Extrusion experience for all your packaging needs.

Company History

With more than 40 years of extrusion experience Alfaplas Ltd was incorporated into the Sphere Group in 1992 when it took over ACP Plastics, which started as a polythene extrusion company in 1972. We started printing in 1976 and moved to our current location on Rotherwas Industrial Estate in 1981 further expansion of our Print Department came in 2005 to accommodate new presses, slitting and ancillary equipment.

Alfaplas Today

Alfaplas is a leading manufacturer and supplier of plain and printed flexible films.

With experience in Extrusion, Print, Lamination, Origination and Conversion.

We offer a wide range of alternative films:



  • Compostable

  • HDPE
  • CPP
  • BOPP
  • Pearlised BOPP
  • Antimist
  • LDPE
  • Metallised Films
  • Specialised Shrink
  • Co-extruded (Co-ex Film)
  • Produce Films
  • Flowrap
  • Black White Co-Ex
  • Re-Cycled Content


We have six blown-film Extruders, capable of producing up to 500 tonnes per month of quality film. 


We have 5 Flexo Printing presses with widths going up to 1600mm and 1200mm print repeats. The 5 Printing Presses produce in excess of 500 tonnes of printed films and papers per month.


We have 4 Slitters, the latest installation completed in June 18 

Able to punch both 6 and 8mm hole

Hot and Cold Needle Perforating.

Folding films up to 800/1600mm to CFS

Our Vision

Our vision is to be one of the top UK integrated extrusion & flexible packaging manufacturers, focussing on customers’ high expectations of quality and service whilst continuing our investment, growth and development. 

Our Company Values 

Communicating Openly, Honestly & Friendly.

Maintaining absolute integrity and all times.

Collaborating with, supporting & respecting one another.

  • Alfaplas Ltd, 1 Ramsden Road Rotherwas Hereford HR2 6LR
  • Tel: +44 (0) 1432 262626
  • Fax: +44 (0) 1432 262600
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