About - Manufacturing

An Introduction

Design Group UK manufacturing comprises of two recently invested, state-of-the-art production facilities in South Wales and Huizhou, China.

Both factories operate 24/7 to lean manufacturing principles and manufacture a comprehensive range of Everyday and Seasonal paper-based gift-packaging and greeting product solutions for leading UK and international retailers and brand houses.

Working in partnership with our commercial and design teams Design Group UK manufacturing is industry and retailer renowned for innovating bespoke production processes to bring to market new product solutions, surface finishes and merchandising solutions that advantages our customers and in return delights their consumers.

Design Group UK – Wales

Design Group UK manages an ethically sourced manufacturing supply chain and has attained the highest WWF (World Wildlife Fund) Timber Score Card of THREE demonstrating our sustainable sourcing and use of timber-derived paper materials.

Both manufacturing facilities combined employ in excess of 700 full time and permanent staff, dedicated to their craft of specialist paper engineering and manufacturing excellence.

With a focus on efficient and effective manufacturing, augmented by recent, substantial investments, including two UTECO high-speed printing presses, 6 new Moller conversion machines, unique new paper metallisation and lamination capabilities, new special surface finishing capabilities and 2 Paper Twist Handle bag conversion machines. 

Design Group UK customers have access to best-in-class roll wrap and bag UK manufacturing, surpassing anything offered by the competitor set.