Packaging Elements

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Who We Are

Packaging Elements Limited provides technical packaging services and support to manufacturing, design, retail and other industries.

Simon Gardner is a packaging professional with over 20 years’ experience in FMCG businesses and 6 years’ experience in retail.

Lucy Gardner is an experienced administrator with a background in management, research and design.

Additional resource is sourced from our pool of experts as required.


What We Do

We specialise in the key elements of packaging development:

Research and innovation
Concepts and prototyping
Feasibility, pilot and scale up trials
Analytical laboratory assessment and test methodologies
Technical drawings, specifications and quality standards
Troubleshooting, problem solving and operational support
Data systems and integration
Project management


Where We Are

We are based in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire and are well placed to access the motorway and rail networks to facilitate client contact in the UK or overseas.

We are associated with the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre in Huddersfield where we have access to state-of-the-art laboratories as well as meeting and conference rooms.  This relationship also allows access to facilities and resources at the University of Huddersfield. 


How We Work

We offer a unique package of support and expertise tailored to individual requirements.

We operate on a project or general consultancy basis. 

We provide a range of support from a one-hour consultation to dedicated full-time resource over the short, medium or long-term. 

We support businesses and individuals virtually, by telephone and in-person.  





Honeycomb of logos: Aquarian, Bear, Be-Ro, Bounce, Brynmor, Cadbury, Clinell, Cathedral City, Country Life, Clover, Davidstow, Deliciously Ella, Elkes Biscuits, Exelpet, Farley's Rusks, Fox's Lovingly Baked Since 1883, Freia, Frijj, Frolic, GoAhead, Graze, Green & Blacks, Hovis, Lu, Lyons Cakes, Marabou, Mc Dougalls, Milka, Mr Kipling, Oreo, OTE, Pedigree, Perkier, Rocky, Slimming World, Toblerone, Trek, Trill, Utterly Butterly, Vitalite, Whiskas, Willow.



Retailers Building Block Logos: Aldi; Asda; Brakes; Budgens; Coop; Dunnes Stores; Iceland; Lidl; Londis; M&S; Mercadona; Migros; Morrisons; Musgrave; Netto; Sainsbury's; Spar; Supervalu; Tesco; Waitrose


Useful Links

If you would like to find out more about the Packaging Industry and our place in it, here are some links to external websites you may find useful:

3M Buckley Innovation Centre
The University of Huddersfield
IoM3 – The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
INCPEN – Industry Council for Packaging and the Environment
The IOM3 Packaging Group
WRAP – Waste and Resources Action Programme
OPRL – The On-Pack Recycling Label
DEFRA – Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
The Global Goals – Sustainable Development Goals established in 2015