September 27, 2021
Manufacturing is big business in the UK. We have selected the top 150 Manufacturing companies across the size spectrum to showcase. These startups and companies are all taking different approaches to innovating the Manufacturing industry, that diversity of innovation is what makes the UK so great.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
We have profiled the top 150 Manufacturing startups, companies and firms in the UK. This list is in no particular order, all of the companies showcased here are exceptional companies, well worth following.
Rolls-Royce is an industrial technology company that provides integrated power and propulsion solutions.
Addionics is creating next-generation batteries through intelligent 3D battery architecture and engineering.
HH Global is the trusted marketing execution partner of the world’s leading brands.
Johnson Matthey is an international speciality chemicals company, founded almost 200 years ago in London.
Creating autonomous manufacturing
Automata is a deep-tech company that creates products that empower people to automate physical work.
Manufacture Of Electricity Distribution And Control Apparatus
Ori Biotech is a developer of a manufacturing platform used to help patients get access to lifesaving treatments.
The Cheeky Panda is a sustainable bamboo tissue manufacturer.
Den is designing the next generation of light switches and plug sockets.
Sirin Labs is a high-end smartphone manufacturer.
Geomiq is an intelligent platform that provides Instant quotes and Instant ordering of custom manufactured parts.
Flexciton is building powerful cloud-based production planning and scheduling technology for the manufacturing industry using A.I.
Empowering fashion brands and manufacturers to produce better, together.
Unilever produces and supplies fast-moving consumer goods in food, home, and personal care product categories worldwide.
Polymateria is a London-based startup advancing science to help nature deal with plastic pollution.
Econic Technologies develops new catalysts and processes for the manufacture of polymers from CO2.
Ralph & Russo is a European, privately held company owned and founded by Tamara Ralph and Michael Russo.
Finboot is the dynamic company behind MARCO, a unique blockchain agnostic, enterprise grade SaaS product.
Heist Studios is an online bodywear brand that manufactures tights for women.
Bramble Energy is an innovator energy technology company that designs and manufactures high-performance, low-cost, and fuel cell stack
KIT-AR is an industrial AR solution to enhance workers on the manufacturing shopfloor.
TopHat.Io is a technology-driven modular housing manufacturing.
Developing Artificial Intelligence to make Manufacturing easy, smart, sustainable and affordable.
UK based manufacturer and operator of a electric vehicle charging networks.
Worn Again is a textile to textile recycling technology that can separate and recapture polyester and cotton from discarded.
Petainer is a specialist engineering and technology business.
Predicting commodity prices with AI on Alternative Data to mitigate price volatility for manufacturers.
Finisterre is a cold water surf company that designs products for cold water surfers around the world.
Directa Plus is a nanotechnology company developing innovative manufacturing processes for the production of nanostructures.
UK-based shoe brand and Crowdcube alum
Weedingtech is a British company that designs and manufactures innovative weed control technologies for the amenity and utility markets.
VOID Technologies is a groundbreaking materials science company.
Hero Labs develops technologies that help prevent water leaks.
envoPAP is a Sustainable Materials Company utilizing green technology to provide agricultural waste with a second life.
Smart Separations is a limited company based in London UK that has patented an innovative microfiltration technology.
efoldi is a manufacturer of folding, compact mobility scooters.
SaaS business focused on performance improvement solutions for manufacturing sector
Wayland Additive Limited is a West-Yorkshire based company pushing the boundaries of electron beam 3D printing.
Ichthion engaged in Development of cutting-edge technology to restore the ocean environment.
We are the direct to consumer brand for elegant, practical and high performance electric vehicles.
Intelligent software, improving the performance of manufacturing processes.
Emma Bridgewater designs and manufactures hand-decorated pottery and a wide selection of home products.
Bare Conductive is a design and technology company that uses printed electronics technology to integrate electronics into the environment.
The Sofa & Chair Company is the UK’s leading manufacturer of luxury sofas and bespoke furniture for both commercial and retail application.
Toraphene is a biodegradable, compostable, and commercially-viable plastic packaging substitute and make plastic packaging obsolete.
Comino designs and manufactures unique liquid-cooled plug&play high performance PCs and servers.
Kniterate is an affordable and compact digital knitting machine for your workshop.
Intrinsic Semiconductor Technologies is established to developed silicon-oxide based RRAM technologies.
Exigence Technologies is an emerging B2B innovation partner serving the smart coatings and specialty chemicals industry.
AeroPowder is committed to ensuring that our future is built upon more sustainable foundations.
My Key Machine is a unique, self-contained key cutting machine that is able to scan and cut more than 90% of the UK’s domestic key range.
ABBS has developed world-leading active systems for protecting armoured vehicles from mine and IED blasts.
Data-Driven Directors for Manufacturing
Advanced supply chain and distributed manufacturing technology company - initial focus on financial services.
MarketOrders is a B2B tech-enabled marketplace connecting retailers directly to manufacturers to source gold & diamond jewellery products
Candy Kittens is an innovative, gourmet sweet range that set out to focus on quality.
Po-Zu is an award-winning sustainable footwear brand, currently ranked the UK’s No. 1 Ethical Shoe Brand.
Smiths Group is a world leader in the practical application of advanced technologies.
Aardvark Petcare is an independent shop selling nutritious foods and accessories.
Jiva Materials strives to question the manufacturing methods of our modern technology.
Superfood Bakery manufactures and sells cookie, brownie, pancake, and other baking mixes.
Kaluza is an intelligent grid technology company.
Loowatt makes waterless flush toilets and sanitation solutions.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells vehicles and related parts, services, and production systems.
E&I Engineering group is a provider of electrical switchgear and power distribution solutions with technical expertise.
ALVATECH develops water treatment solutions and technology for effective farming productivity.
Chrysalix Technologies has developing an innovative biomass fractionation process using low-cost ionic liquids.
Smart Matrix is a medical device manufacturing company that specializes in wound care, regenerative medicine, and medical devices.
Squad Robotics provides intelligent software to service providers using robots in industrial work spaces (such as cleaning services).
Tiger Global Ltd. is an independent contract manufacturing and sourcing group that mainly invests in emerging markets.
Holy Cow! Food Company is a Port Saffron manufactures condiments and seasonings.
Created from waste feathers, pluumo is designed to replace expanded polystyrene as a thermal packaging material.
Eco Friendly Oral Care. Delivered
A curated platform that enables luxury designers and brands to offer customised fine jewellery using made-to-order manufacturing
Internis Pharmaceuticals develops, manufactures, and supplies prescription vitamin D medicines for the United Kingdom market.
ChargeBox They pride Theirselves for providing the easiest to use, most trusted and innovative charging solutions for public spaces.
LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world’s largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500 Index.
Thames Card Technology is a plastic card manufacturer for many markets ranging from banking and retail to telecoms and ID.
Cube Precision Engineering to enable the company to produce new tooling for bumpers for the Land Rover Discovery.
Tapferkeit Watches is a company who manufacture luxurious wrist watch.
Staark creates cycling clothing and delivers fit-based designs on specific body shapes using Dimensioning Technology.
Hayche is a London based furniture company that conceives and creates meaningful pieces for discerning clients.
Avon Products, Inc. (Avon) is a manufacturer and marketer of beauty and related products.
Rubber Eva Shop is an one of the finest Couture Latex & Rubber Manufactures In The UK.
Overview develops, supplies and supports advanced sensor positioning technologies and specialist sensor systems.
A resealable can of natural spring water offered as still or sparkling, created as a highly recyclable alternative to plastic water bottles
Oree Boulangeries is a bakery manufacturing company.
Ultra Electronics Holdings is an Ultra Etc Holdings that engages in design, development & manufacture of electronic & software technologies.
The leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China
SCS Group provides ventilation, building management, and smoke control systems and solutions in the United Kingdom.
Tate & Lyle plc is a British-based multinational agribusiness
Joseph Joseph’s ability to blend innovative design, contemporary styling and a distinctive use of colour is unique within the industry.
East End Manufacturing is a UK-based clothing factory focused on jersey clothing, menswear, T-shirts, and womenswear.
JustWears is an essential wear brand for urban men.
Purple Harry is a U.K.-based producer of innovative cycle cleaning products.
Rocket Design is an Italy-based company that designs, manufactures, and sells rockstar-inspired furniture and gifting products.
Vesuvius is a leading engineered ceramics company
The Engineering Company’s mission is to trigger the next industrial revolution by building technology that radically accelerates invention.
AMTE Power partners with niche customers to enable them to scale and transfer emerging new cell technologies to manufacture.
The Funky Iron Company is a designer, manufacturer, and distributer of stylish, functional electric steam irons.
Rol Modol is a brand that designs city bicycles.
Prodigi is the world’s leading print on demand platform.
Sinclair Pharma is a pure-play Aesthetics business with a highly differentiated portfolio based on improving facial shape and volumisation.
Fabergé Ltd is a company that manufactures colored gemstones, jewelry and diamond jewelry.
Codex is an Emmy Award winning manufacturing and design company that creates custom products for the media and entertainment industry.
Creation Labs develops an AI-powered Advanced Driver Assistance System (AIDAS) to make long haul trucking safer and more fuel efficient.
Shadow designs and manufactures state-of-the-art anthropomorphic robot hands & related systems.
PZ Cussons is a multinational consumer goods business.
Astra Tech develops, manufactures and markets dental implants as well as advanced medical devices in the field of urology and surgery.
Early stage climate tech startup developing SaaS solutions to reduce energy use and carbon emissions in foundation industries
Ferroglobe is one of the leading materials innovation companies in the world.
arc-on is a British clothing brand specializing in spparel for motorcyclists.
3D Ventures is an early-stage startup focused on a range of 3D printers.
Challenger Acquisitions engages in the design and engineering of observation wheels and structures worldwide.
Fripp Design and Research is a product design and research, and business development consultancy.
Trudell Medical International (TMI) develops and manufactures pharmaceutical aerosol drug delivery devices for human and animal health
LUMA-iD is a consultation company focused on business ventures, production consultancy, design, CAD, and 3D printing.
CB Beauty is a manufacturer and distributor of designer and celebrity fragrances, cosmetics and skincare products.
Southgate is evolving the industrial packaging and order fulfillment sectors through innovation, productivity, and trusted product brands.
LIBERTY is an industrial group specializing in metals recycling and manufacturing of wire rods with EAF melting and rolling facilities.
Partnership is the first and is the longest established UK insurer specialising in the design and manufacture of financial products
Laird PLC is a technology company that provides components and solutions that protect electronic devices.
The London Distillery Company is a London, UK-based boutique artisanal spirits manufacturer specializing in whiskey.
Brompton Bicycle are the manufacturers of the Brompton folding bike, designed and built in their factory in West London, England.
Red Engineering Design is an engineering firm that works on assorted business projects.
Electric scooter company
Melrose Industries operates as a holding company, which manufactures electricity generating equipment, switchgear and transformers.
Rensair is an electrical company that specializes in the fields of healthtech and electrical distribustion.
Ultra Electronicsis a defense & space company specializing in electro-mechanical products and sensor systems.
The Rug Company designs and manufactures handmade rugs.
Dragonfly Biosciences is Europe’s leading premium retailer of Cannabidiol (CBD), controlling the entire process from seed-to-shelf.
Home decor, e-commerce, furnishings
AMCo is a rapidly-growing international pharmaceutical company.
Liberty London is specialist fabric prints which made it recognisable worldwide.
EMI is a multinational music recording and publishing, and electronics device and systems manufacturing company.
We’ve been making impeccably stylish, beautifully designed products, principally in white, for over 20 years.
HEXR is a next generation cycle helmet, using 3D scanning and 3D printing, to create a new standard in protection.
ColArt is the global market leader within art material. Our premium brands have played an important role in the creative industry
Zamin is an independent global mining company with a world class portfolio of iron ore assets in South America.
Harber London is a premium leather goods brand specialised in everyday carry and tech accessories.
Award-winning creator & manufacturer of advanced & innovative camera robotics & virtual production technologies for Film, HETV & Broadcast.
Baudoin & Lange designs and manufactures luxurious modern footwear.
EVOLIS designs, manufactures and markets a complete range of solutions for personalizing plastic cards.
Braiform provides hangers and packaging materials to cloth merchant.
Kee Safety is a global supplier of safety systems and solutions focused primarily on hand rail, guard rail, and barrier systems.
Radley designs and manufactures handbags, purses and other women’s accessories for UK and international markets.
Founded in 1754 the RSA is a British organisation committed to finding solutions to today's social challenges
Off-grid, mobile hardware for supercritical CO2 extraction