We are one of the largest manufacturers & stockists of metal and plastic containers in the UK, offering Packaging solutions from 50ml Dressing Pots, up to 220L Drums. In addition to our own factory, we work with UK & European manufacturing partners spanning most industries. We offer continuity of supply of the most advanced packaging in production, stock holding & an ongoing leadtime of 3-5 days.
We operate off our three acre site (130,000sq ft), and our transport fleet cover the whole of the UK.
We operate using Solar Power from our solar farms, and have always sourced locally (UK & Europe).
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P. Wilkinson & Son EST. 1930
Established in the 30’s by Percy Wilkinson (then selling containers for The Metal Box Company Ltd.), this turned into a father & son company as Denis Wilkinson joined his father. Denis then grew this small partnership and moved the business into Wapping London, where it continued to expand and absorb companies such as our Manufacturing Company (William Say & Co). P. Wilkinson Containers Ltd. and William Say & Co., Ltd then relocated to its current 3 acre site south of the river Thames, in Bermondsey.
William Say & Co., Ltd manufacture tin cans for many industries and are the last of its kind in central London, for more information on this unique business please visit www.wsay.co.uk
Percy Wilkinson starts trading goods
2nd Gen Denis Wilkinson joins his father
Trading name formed as P. Wilkinson & Son
Denis Wilkinson & William Say start work on tin can factory
Moves to Wapping London, where it continues to expand and absorb companies.
Offices are moved to the famous Art Deco Ibex House in central London.
Denis removes '& Son' from P. Wilkinson Containers Ltd.
Peggy Staniforth Joins the company (working with us for the next 68 years, when she passed away aged 93)
3 Generation, Peter Wilkinson Joins the company
Relocated to our current 3 acre site south of the river Thames, in Bermondsey.
Sells all sites in Wapping, including The Bell Pub and also a betting shop. (Pizza Express now resides in one of the old warehouses)
Verney road site in Bermondsey is expanded onto newly accuired land
P. Wilkinson Containers Ltd. launch first website
4th Generation (Garth & Stuart Wilkinson) join the company
Solar Farm is installed at 20 Verney Road site
ISO 9001 is gained
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P. Wilkinson Containers Ltd. Company No. 594284
Registered address & trading address: 20 Verney Road, London. SE16 3DY.
VAT No. GB 243 5343 77
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