Established in the UK, in 1962, we are a family led company that can trace its heritage back over many years; today we stand as one of the UK’s leading industrial ink manufacturers.

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, Election Stains, Paint Markers, Spray Paints and many other marking and coding products.

Built on these strong foundations and with the loyalty of our business partnerships, we are currently positioned as a leading global presence in coding and marking ink manufacture. Our research, development and manufacturing facilities in Whitchurch, Shropshire, currently supply our extensive product range to a select distributor network spanning over 73 countries.

We pride ourselves on our ability to innovate and provide long-lasting, valuable relationships with our clients, we are always looking to create new partnerships and believe our approach paired with our high-quality industrial ink and fluids brings exceptional benefits to the people we work with.

Product Range

Continuous Ink Jet

CIJ inks and fluids for almost every brand of CIJ printer, trusted by thousands of businesses globally.

Digital & Wide Format

Eco-solvent & aqueous inks for many types of wide-format printers with very competitive pricing.

Drop on Demand

We produce a wide range of DOD (drop-on-demand) inks to suit most applications and printers.

High Resolution

A great range of inks for high-resolution printers, designed to meet or exceed OEM equivalents.

Food Grade

Health marking, Halal and food grade inks manufactured to comply to food safety standards.

Election Inks

Our elections inks leave a permanent stain which cannot be removed until the desired time has lapsed.


Our range of Speedi Sprays are fast drying, easy-to-use, waterproof and highly durable.


From paint markers to more specialised metal markers, our range has been used for decades.

Low Prices

We monitor pricing to ensure we are always competitive, consistently working to benefit our customers. Of course all inks are designed to meet or exceed the performance the OEM versions, so you can truly trust in the product range.

Dedicated to your Business

Becoming who we are today relies on putting you, our clients and partners first. We pride ourselves on our dedication to service and support which we develop globally with our customers and distributors.

Get in touch

Contact us today for more information on industrial or coding ink distribution, opportunities, or if you looking to find your nearest supplier

Address: Needham Inks Unit 2A/2B Civic Industrial Park, Whitchurch, SY13 1TT, UK

Phone+44 (0) 1948 662629

Fax: +44 (0) 1948 665045

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

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