At Parkside, we recognise that you want a partner that you can trust. To offer local, personal service; you need to have a local and personal relationship. We have a fantastic mix of people at Parkside. Our Account Managers who know the area, have strong expertise across automotive, logistics, warehousing, ecommerce as well as manufacturing; and have been delivering a service they’re proud of for many

Through Parkside you also have access to a wide range of technical experts, from those who can source products that meet your requirements, those that can deliver it to you in pristine condition and just in time, and those who can design bespoke solutions that enable your operation to grow and flourish. We’ve got you covered.

Meet a few of them below, and get in touch if you’d like to start a conversation.


Andrew Smedley

General Manager

What do you do at work? 
As GM at Antalis Parkside I run and manage the business and distribution fleet along with a great team of people. In total I will have worked for Antalis coming up 10 years in 2020.

What do you like to do out of work? 
Outside of work my hobby is dancing, in particular Ceroc which is a modern Jive. Helps keep me active with what little spare time I have.

Alison Anderson

Office Manager

What do you do at work?
Responsible for smooth running of the office and any problem solving.  Building and maintaining customer relationships.  Liaising with transport to ensure all delivery expectations are met.  

What do you like to do out of work? 
Member of local running club, participating in 10k races most recently in Sofia Bulgaria. Socializing with friends over drinks, going out for meals. Spending time with family.  Enjoy travelling abroad.

Andy Miles

Key Account manager

What do you do at work?
I get passionate about my customers and their packaging – I like to provide innovative solutions to add value, reduce cost and ensure a high level of customer service to give them piece of mind for their packaging supplies 

What do you like to do out of work?
Swim, bike and run….I mainly train to compete over 140.6 miles of Ironman Triathlon. With the little energy I have left I enjoy watching Rugby and Football.

James Brushett

Purchasing manager

What do you do at work?
I oversee the purchasing department, so I am involved with most aspects of the business. A couple of the most important roles are keeping on top of the inventory and ensuring we are buying the best quality materials at the right prices.  

What do you like to do out of work?
I enjoy watching rugby and socialising with my friends. I am partial to a round of golf in my spare time. 

Jordanna Price

Marketing Services Executive

What do you do at work?
Responsible for delivering coordinated and professional marketing services to support sales growth and new business development. Organising the design and production of our corporate sales tools including campaigns, promotional materials and local advertising.  

What do you like to do out of work?
Outside of work, I am a bit of a shopaholic…I really enjoy socialising with friends usually with a cocktail to hand and going on fun adventures with my family.

Lorraine Simpson

Customer Sales Advisor

What do you do at work?
Taking customer calls and processing orders.  Providing internal assistance to External Sales Team.

What do you like to do out of work?
In my spare time I enjoy spending time with family which also entails family day trips (including Buckingham Palace).  I have an English springer spaniel who enjoys lots of exercise.  Family BBQ’s are also very popular! 

Nicola Morris  

Stock Controller

What do you do at work?
I have been at Parkside Packaging for 20 years working in the Purchasing department. I began working as Purchase Estimator & then I was given the opportunity to become Stock Controller.

What do you like to do out of work?
My interests are cooking & baking for friends & family. I enjoy travelling & weekends away.  I also enjoy the basics of camping but also the luxury of cruise holidays.

Sean Tobin 

Warehouse Manager

What do you do at work?
I lead the logistics team from the warehouse ensuring goods are picked and delivered to our customers as safely and efficiently as possible. I am also the sites health and safety representative.

What do you like to do out of work?
Most of my time is spent making memories with my Beautiful family. I also enjoy playing football at the weekends and also going to watch Coventry City on a Saturday afternoon