Packaging Distribution

With nationwide distribution centres, employing 600 people, Macfarlane Packaging is the largest distributor of packaging products and services in the UK

We strive to ensure our customers are supplied with the most cost-effective packaging solutions to protect their products during transit and storage.


Packaging Design and Manufacture

The Packaging Design and Manufacture business designs, manufactures and assembles custom packaging solutions for customers looking for cost effective methods of protecting higher value products in storage and transport.

The business, employing 140 people, operates from two manufacturing sites, in Grantham and Westbury, supplying both directly to customers and also using the RDC network of the Packaging Distribution business


The Labels business produces self-adhesive labels for major FMCG customers in the UK, Europe and USA.  The business employs 110 people at two production sites in Kilmarnock and Dublin and a sales and design office in Sweden which focusses on the development of the growth of our resealable labels business – Reseal-it™.

We work closely with key customers to ensure high levels of service and introduce product and service development initiatives to create competitive differentiation.

Our standard Terms & Conditions for UK trading are shown here