The Tyne Valley Plastics Team work throughout the summer months

Summer means business as usual at Tyne Valley Plastics

Many of us who have been involved in manufacturing over the years will recognise the terms ‘summer shutdown’ or ‘factory fortnight’.

Historically, manufacturers used to close for 2 weeks mid-summer, allowing their employees to take time off during the summer holidays and for a skeleton staff to catch up on machine maintenance.  Another reason for smaller businesses was so that the boss could also get some time off.

Here at Tyne Valley Plastics, we’re proud to say that we are open for business as normal all summer!

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