Needham Ink Tech

Three Uniques - British Made

We are proud to be at the forefront of innovations in Ink Technologies with a dedicated, UK-based Research & Development facility.

Three Uniques - People First

At the heart of our business are our people and our core values. Without our people, we wouldn’t function. They are dedicated, knowledgeable and compassionate.


Three Uniques - Independent

We are a wholly independent supplier with no desire to lock you into any hidden contracts. We just want to supply you with the best quality products.



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Established in 1962, Needham Ink Technologies has a wealth of experience developing, testing, manufacturing, and distributing coding, marking and ink solutions for a wide array of industries. We are trusted by 300+ business partners in 73 countries to provide the right solution, every time.

With exceptional reliability, the N-SERIES range benefit from a comprehensive warranty and are used in a wide range of industries including cosmetics, food and beverage, electronic components, automotive, personal care, pharmaceutical, health care, extrusion, cable & wire, building materials and many other industrial sectors.


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Ink Formulations

Industrial ink manufacturing and development

With thousands of formulations and global distribution, our focus is on the highest quality developments, providing CIJ inks (Continuous Ink Jet), DOD inks (Drop On Demand Ink), High Resolution, Food Grade Inks, Contact Coding Ink, Paint Markers, Spray Paints and many other marking and coding products.












The N-Series

Based on a winning, tried-and-tested design, the N-SERIES range of CIJ printers can be found at the heart of many global packaging and manufacturing facilities. This resilient range is able to withstand some of the harshest environments.


The N Series

We supply a wide range of CIJ Inks for a variety of printer makes and models. These fluids are designed and manufactured to the highest quality, that will meet or exceed the standards of the OEM fluids that they are designed to replace.

We can supply these fluids in bulk or cartridges identical to those supplied by the OEMs including Willett, Linx, Videojet, Imaje, Hitachi, and many more.

Of course, if none of the OEM inks or other compatible inks is able to satisfy your requirements, we will be delighted to discuss with you to develop a bespoke product meeting your specific application criteria.


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We produce a range of fast-drying, odour-free inks for direct food printing, designed and approved to meet individual regulations for a wide variety of countries currently including Spain, Ireland, France, the UK, and Germany.


Pharmaceutical ink is an ingestible form of water-based ink used on most medicine pills to indicate which drug it is, and/or how many milligrams the pill contains.


Our inkjet formulations allow high-performance, high-quality digital printing of short-run labels, metal packaging and cartons. Our high-speed coders enable printing onto a variety of surfaces.

Health Marking

Our health marking inks are designed to be used to permanently mark meat and other food products, ensuring they can be easily identified in accordance with government regulations.


UK Office

Needham Ink Technologies, 2a/2b Waymills Industrial Estate, Waymills, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 1TT, UK.

📞+44 (0)1948 662629

Opening Hours

Monday-Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday: 9am to 4pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed


Ireland Office

Needham Technologies Ireland, Unit 3, 29 Mullingar Business Park, Mullingar, County Westmeath, N91 THF3, Ireland.

📞+353 (0) 44 9372771
📞+353 (87) 236 9569

Opening Hours

Monday-Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday: 9am to 4pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed