Filling The Gap

Stuart Pritchard February 28, 2017




Highlighting the convenience of contact packing, we take a close look at the work of one of the best in the business: Wyepack…

Wyepak have cemented an enviable reputation as one of the leading British contract packing and filling companies in the industry. Directors Mark Tooth and Jim Cooper share over 25-years’ senior level industry experience between them, and are driving the company forward with their knowledge, cutting-edge technology and skilled team. They hand packed over four-million gift items alongside hundreds of thousands of litres of liquids last year alone. Based in

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Herefordshire the site occupies approx. 24,000 square feet and is looking to expand in the near future.

Hand packing remains the affordable alternative to machine packing and the team run an efficient programme. Due to the bespoke and flexible service, Wyepak can support anything from small sample test batches to large gift pack orders. In addition, the company invested heavily in liquid filling in 2016. The latest 8-head machine technology ensures the filling division can offer efficient and cost-effective solutions to the cosmetic and cleaning industries. Having secured and retained large UK clients from the outset, their USPs stand-out. So, what is the secret to the company’s success? Through cutting-edge technology, tenacity for attention to detail, meticulously trained staff, a consultative approach, quick turnarounds and competitive prices, the company seamlessly synchronise with their client’s business, thus retaining their core values. This creates the reassurance needed to drive strong long term partnerships forward; and these partnerships are an integral part to the success


Clients of Wyepak view them as an extension of their own business rather than a separate unit, and it’s this fundamental part of their service that makes them exceptional. The partnering element of the service level empowers clients to utilise their own time more effectively in other areas, enabling them to be creative and focused on their

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market sectors without having to concern with the packing and filling element.

When you outsource to Wyepak, you are gaining a wealth of knowledge too. These include the additional health and safety components, ISO 9001 certification, Customer Compliance, new CLP Labelling and Packaging Regulation and waste segregation associated with a typical manufacturing division. Not to mention the HR headache! Rest assured, Wyepak adhere to all of the industry standards. With all this expertise under one roof and all of the key standards included, clients know their products’ are ready to market through the Wyepak process and this is a great position to be in.

Directors Mark and Jim are constantly searching for ways to maximise their footprint efficiency which in turn can lead to savings which are split with their clients. Their approaches towards environmental issues prove their commitment to leading the industry in minimising the impact of its activities on the environment and are proud to have achieved a Zero Landfill status.


Responsive to their clients’ needs, Wyepak focus on fast turnaround and support 24-hours a day, seven days a week. They pride themselves on guaranteeing accurate costings so their clients can plan and budget accordingly, and each contract is treated individually to allow options. The team and technology is adjusted to meet the precise needs of the client, allowing flexibility which is crucial in this ever-changing industry. Their fluid approach ensures cost and quality targets are obtainable.

Wyepak is also dedicated to providing the latest technology and will continue to look at the needs of the retail and manufacturing market place for opportunities to add value to the existing channels. There is a real opportunity for the UK in the home-grown supply chain services and the company guarantees their prices will not be influenced by the changeable financial markets. With Brexit unsettling the future of the industry, Wyepak want their clients to know that this established British company is stable and here to stay. Indeed, this dynamic change-driven enterprise sees exciting times ahead.


An energetic contract packing and filling company with a difference, Wyepack work in strategic partnership with their clients to provide packing and filling solutions that will add value to their products and their company. To find out how Wyepak can benefit your business please call the team on 01432 263 613 or visit their website for more information.

Also, if you are attending the Packaging Innovations Event at the NEC on March 1st – 2nd, swing by their stand at H36 for a chat.