Innovative retail
packaging worldwide
Company Overview
About us:

The Wilkins Group are specialists in supplying retail packaging worldwide to a wide range of markets such as food – chilled and frozen, textiles,
confectionery, toiletries and household products to name a few.

The head office is based in Nottingham UK, with a modern state of the art facility that covers over 120,000 square feet and employs 200 employees.

The Wilkins Group is built on innovation using the latest technologies required in today's world of folding carton manufacture, to provide high quality packaging solutions worldwide.

Our Mission:

We have a mission to be supplying the highest quality products with innovation and cutting edge automated technology to deliver the very best value through the supply chain.
All this with a state of the art manufacturing facility built to meet the food hygiene standards essential for high ratings within BRC and ISO.

Over the last five years we have become integrated with our overseas manufacturing hubs covering East Europe, Sri Lanka and China. Whilst maintaining specifications and control within the UK for the UK retail market and coordinating like for like production in our other plants for brand consistency.

Current turnover UK 20 million GBP with over 43 million USD worldwide.

The Wilkins Group © 2007
Company History
Ken Wilkins Print Limited was founded in 1963 by the late Ken Wilkins under the name Ken Wilkins designed Print Limited. Ken was a Commercial Artist and Graphic Designer, from those very early days the company had its roots in design and innovation. In 1993 the 1st phase in the purpose built facility at Colwick was completed, incorporating a finishing operation and logistics warehouse. This project was completed in the year 2000 with the addition of phase 2 which include state of the art print hall and administration block, including excellent customer facilities.
Mr. André Wilkins
Head of the Wilkins Family and Managing Director of the Wilkins Group, André has built on the solid foundations of his father Ken. The roots of the company have always been in creativity and innovation and André has many patents for packaging systems he has created over the years. The company still remains independent although being a worldwide group.
Worldwide Hubs

Situated in Domnesti on the outskirts of Bucharest, Wilkins Packaging Est Europa is in the ideal location to service eastern Europe and beyond.
This has been a new facility and forms part of the strategy to deliver brand consistency to the UK Retailer base while maintaining local supply to their East European manufacturers.

The Philosophy used was to create a production facility to meet all the expected standards for Food Packaging production in the UK, this facility has accreditations from ISO and works to the same procedures as the UK facility.

Sri Lanka

Specialising in textile packaging, Wilkins Packaging Lanka (PVT) ltd.currently supplies the island of Sri Lanka, but also exporting on a regular basis to India, China & Dubai.
This site is fully supported by our technical Team in the UK head office in Nottingham, setting all the standards and specifications for all products produced.

Currently supplying many of the major high street retailers and liaising with Garment manufacturers on a daily basis.

With manufacturing centres in 5 locations, Wilkins China has the ability to service china, Hong Kong and surrounding area.

U.K. • Romania • China • Sri Lanka • Bangladesh • India