Consumers’ ever-changing spending habits force manufacturers and retailers to constantly refine their processes to meet demand. Once dominated by the big grocers, today’s market sees retailers including discounters, wholesalers and convenience stores, all with their own packaging and promotional needs.
With sites all over the UK, we have the scale to support all of your co-packing needs or, if more effective, integrate services directly into your own operations.
Using our scale, relationships and industry know-how, our co-packing services integrate seamlessly into your existing processes, driving all-important growth by ensuring the swiftest possible route to market for your products.
We become an extension of your own production process, freeing you to focus on your core business, allowing you to break into new markets, grow market share whilst increasing quality, reducing costs and boosting profits.
Our experience working with manufacturers and retailers over many decades gives us a deep understanding of their working practices. Our skill lies in looking at the entire operation and movement of goods end to end to determine where co-packing operations can be located to derive the most value.
Utilising our varied customer-base, we can plan and implement collaborative solutions matching non-competing brands to share their co-packing needs, helping reduce costs and driving efficiency for the benefit of all.
We are leaders in the co-packing market offering a range of UK wide strategically located sites to offer our customer the most convenient location for their co-packing operations.
We are also able to implement pop-up co-packing operations within manufacturers' and retailers' operations to offer maximum efficiency. This gives our customers the flexibility they need to respond quickly to changes in consumer buying behaviour.
We are able to offer a range of services which can be customised to meet your product requirements.
Complete supply chain logistics for retailers of fashion, health and beauty products, lifestyle and leisure, and consumer electronics.
Complete supply chain logistics for manufacturers to the food and drink sector.
Put simply, our ambition is to be recognised as the best in our chosen markets, with a reputation for delivering service excellence and value to our customers every day. Through our experience, we know that every logistics solution is different. We work closely with our customers to understand their markets so that we can tailor solutions that fit their specific requirements and suit their brand.
Wincanton has gained considerable expertise of transferring multiple sites across complex geographies and built excellent relationships with a number of trade unions. We use a tried and tested approach to TUPE, which ensures colleagues are transferred with respect and integrity, supported by an open communication process.
We help our people to support our customers by delivering the highest standards in safety. Our priority is to safeguard the well-being of our people, our customers and the wider public through ongoing health and safety education at every level of the business.
Wincanton has created an in-house IT team responsible for product and services deployment and technology management with well proven and established corporate governance processes.