LRQA UK awards Military Packager Approval Scheme (MPAS) to IES

Bristol based packaging, logistics and engineering company IES has become the first organisation in the country to gain MPAS certification from scratch rather than transferring from the previous packaging scheme which was operated by the Ministry of Defence (MOD).

Only 26 other companies nationally are certified to MPAS and of the certification, Matt Boyd, sales director from IES said: “It is extremely important for our business that we have secured the MPAS registration and certification from the MOD. It will open up a whole new area of business for us and we are confident that we will win some big contracts, which will have a positive impact, both on the local economy and us. 

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