Press Release

06 June 2019 Mark Bent
Brand IMS acquires PPP

Brand Delivery Agency, Brand Imaging Solutions, has expanded its service line-up by acquiring PPP Digital. The Manchester-based digital image team brings enhanced packaging and flexo print solutions to Brand’s growing client list.

Brand Imaging Solutions (Brand IMS) has completed the acquisition of PPP Digital. The acquisition means that Brand IMS can now offer a complete end-to-end solution for their clients’ packaging and print needs.

Brand was founded in 2005 to provide International Brands with a straightforward and knowledgeable partner that would calmly deliver packaging campaigns consistently around the world. Brand supports their clients, such as Aujan and Avon Cosmetics, in delivering a fully managed design-to-print service. 

With the acquisition of PPP Digital, Brand can provide a complete end-to-end print delivery service for clients, with particular expertise and focus in flexographic pre-press services. The additional services include the production of ‘In the Round’ (ITR) flexo sleeves and a range of industry-leading technologies

“We are delighted to welcome the team at PPP Digital to the Brand IMS family“ said Mark Bent, Co-Founder and Director, Brand IMS  “The team at PPP have a long established reputation for exceptional quality, and this can only go to enhance the scale and operational efficiency that we are able to offer our clients.” 

Brand IMS offers global execution, scale and operational efficiency

Global Brands require global teams to deliver across multiple territories and formats. Brand has developed a global infrastructure that provides expertise, depth and scale for their client’s pre-media and production needs. From design services, artwork, reprographics and colour management to digital banners, 3D modelling and plate making, Brand IMS have capability across four continents with hubs in the UK, Dubai, Australia, India and North America.

With the acquisition of PPP Digital the combined companies now offer a complete, market leading service for all of their clients packaging needs. Services include design services, artwork, reprographics and colour management, 3D modelling and flexo plate making, and market leading workflow management system, Visual Approval.

About Brand 

Brand was founded in 2005 by Justin Jenkins and Mark Bent, to provide International Brands with a straightforward and high quality packaging delivery solutions. Brand has since grown to a team of 60 and has clients across four continents.  

About PPP

Founded in 1961 PPP as a private, family-owned business based in Manchester, U.K PPP are one of the largest independent polymer plate manufacturers in the UK and one of the largest producers of polymer sleeves in Europe.

PPP Digital’s speciality is Flexo reprographics and plate making. Over the last 30 years they have grown to include all areas of packaging and digital pre-press. 

You can learn more about Brand Imaging Solutions and the services they offer at their website,


Editor’s notes: Please direct all press enquiries to Mark Bent at Brand’s Manchester headquarters, Commerce Way, 1 Avocado Court, Manchester, M17 1HW or call on 161 877 6080. All email enquiries can be sent to