To be the best of the best

Just over a year ago, Lucite International Singapore (LISPL) embarked upon revisiting the Company’s values while developing an aligned, clear and commonly understood sense of purpose. Now, Lucite International’s (LI) most culturally diverse site is building on its values-based work as the team continues to focus on shaping the future together. First, the LISPL team […]

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Inspiring Schools

At the end of 2015, Lucite International’s team in Newton Aycliffe (LISPR) set up a community involvement group. One of its key aims was to establish closer relationships with the local community and it seemed immediately obvious that a potential way of doing so was to work with local primary and secondary schools. Jackie Brown, […]

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New President for the Americas

Lucite International Inc. (LI) appointed a new President, Tim May, earlier this year. Tim assumed the role after three years spent heading up the Company’s manufacturing operations in the Americas. We share here some of his thoughts about his new position.   What appealed to you most about becoming President? I feel so fortunate to […]

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Win/Win for new Fite Road sponsored program

Our Fite Road facility has just sponsored the first course of the Industrial Readiness Training (IRT) in collaboration with the Memphis Workforce Development. The IRT, a four and a half week program held by Southwest Tennessee Community College, is designed to concentrate on the local community’s manufacturing industry, along with a focus on Mid-Southerners looking […]

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LuciteLux® acrylic sponsors event commemorating Diana, Princess of Wales

This December, the LuciteLux® acrylic brand proudly sponsored “Diana: The Queen of People’s Hearts”, a 20th anniversary tribute exhibition held in Memphis, TN. The celebration was hosted by Pat Kerr, a Memphis-based collector and designer. Her remarkable Pat Kerr Private Royal Collection was on display, and featured over 100 items of fashion, costumes, textiles and […]

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Perspex® brand supports Movember Foundation

Lucite International’s (LI) customers, partners, employees and their friends and families all got behind a fantastic initiative to support the Movember Foundation, the leading worldwide charity committed to improving men’s health. In support of those brave enough to grow their own moustache during the month of November, the LI team supplied fun packages containing wearable […]

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Adventures into the world of gardening

Inspired by the beautiful garden of a hotel entrance and being quite literally in ‘the City in a Garden’, which is how Singapore is known around the world, a handful of like-minded individuals at Lucite International Singapore (LISPL) decided to form a gardening group to improve their working environment. After all, as they said, it […]

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‘Year of Giving’ partnership with RMHC, Memphis

(Pictured: The Pantry Drive Team) A year-long commitment to support the Ronald McDonald House Charity (RMHC) in Memphis, USA with monthly themed events is going brilliantly! Earlier this year, The Lucite Center (TLC) held a pantry drive to fill up the house’s communal kitchen cupboards. Employees donated enough home essentials to fill three cars full of […]

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Lucite International employees lead the way with national Trailblazer apprenticeship

Three Lucite International (LI) employees are among the first in the country to complete pioneering new employer-led Trailblazer apprenticeships. L-R: Neil Middleton, Shift Manager, Craig Buckle, Jamie Armitage, Site Operations Manager, James Curtis-Dawson, Melanie Jury, Site Director, Derek Hornsey and Faith Hambley. Craig Buckle, James Curtis-Dawson and Derek Hornsey are the first in the UK […]

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Perspex® acrylic brightens hospital

Celebrated UK artist Gerry Halpin MBE was recently commissioned by Greater Manchester West Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust Hospital to create artwork for its new buildings. The pieces integrate laser cut Perspex® acrylic, printed Perspex® acrylic and LED illumination and are examples of how the material continues to play an important part in the world […]

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