Packaging Distribution

Macfarlane Packaging is the leading distributor of packaging materials in the UK. It employs over 600 people and operates through 21 strategically located Regional Distribution Centres (RDCs).

Our objective is to ensure our customers are supplied with the most cost-effective packaging products to protect their products during transit and storage.

This is supported by our flexible and comprehensive packaging management service options to help our customers minimise inventory, save storage space and reduce their overall costs.

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Founded in 1997 by four packaging industry specialists, Network Packaging is one of the UK’s leading packaging material and equipment distributors.

Network Packaging combines over 100 years’ experience in the packaging industry and was established with a view to provide solution focussed packaging teamed with quality service in an evolving market.

2014 marked a significant milestone for Network Packaging, when we became part of Macfarlane Packaging and the Macfarlane Group.


Based in Reading, Berkshire, Lane Packaging Ltd was founded in 1986, and since then we have been providing our customers with a choice of packaging and associated products, and a level of service second to none.

In 2014 the company was acquired by Macfarlane Group PLC, as part of their ongoing acquistion strategy focusing on good quality businesses.


In 2015, One Packaging became part of Macfarlane Group.

Based in Bingham, Nottinghamshire, One Packaging serves the East Midlands with protective packaging products and specialises in retail ready packaging to the food industry. One Packaging has BRC accreditation.