Tristan joins family-run Devon printed packaging company

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Posted Monday, August 1, 2022 - 2:53pm

TRISTAN Besley from Newton Abbot has joined a Devon-based family-run printed-packaging company as its Technical Sales Support (August 2022).

The 18-year-old has joined his family business Newton Print Ltd after completing his studies and will be assisting the sales team as well as creating the samples and designs customers’ request.

He said: “This is my first ever job after studying at OSG, Plymouth.

“As part of my role, I will be assisting the sales team with customer support, as well as creating the technical and structural designs for our packaging work. I am also helping support the finance team too to give me a broad understanding of the key numbers behind the business.

“I am thoroughly enjoying my new position as the range of tasks I undertake means I get to see different sides of the business, which will help me choose the best career path.”

Founded in 1983, Newton Print Ltd is an approachable, friendly, forward-thinking and carbon-balanced printed packaging firm that provides a collaborative approach to client partnerships based on traditional customer relationships, married with pioneering, innovative ideas, to create successful and sustainable results.

Tim Besley, who is Tristan’s father and also Managing Director at Newton Print, which specialises in assisting artisan, start-up and SME food and drink producers to bring their products to market on time, said: “We’re thrilled to have Tristan join the team as he brings a range of new skills that we’ve not had in-house previously. His flexibility and appetite for learning is a huge asset to the business and we look forward to continued growth with him on board.”

Benefiting from its own on-site production and inhouse creative expertise, Newton Print is a packaging mentor for SMEs. It aims to help demystify printed packaging to allow artisan brands to develop, succeed and grow.

It provides print runs of anything from 1,000-250,000 with a focus on beautiful, luxury, sustainable printed food packaging, including food sleeves. It is also able to offer short-term special edition print-runs – perfect for product testing, tailoring products to specific retailers or for bespoke promotions.

The hard-working, skilled team ensures its clients receive top-quality workmanship and ultra-fast delivery.

To find out more about Newton Print Ltd, please visit or call 01626 368986.

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