The 12,000 sq m Thompson & Capper site at Runcorn consists of manufacturing and packing units, warehousing and well equipped quality and development laboratories together with administration offices. Further production space is available on-site as and when expansion is required; currently we produce around 3 billion tablets/capsules each year.
All food grade/licensed products are manufactured to cGMP in purpose built manufacturing units for which we hold a manufacturer’s licence issued by the MHRA.
Our extensive facilities give us the flexibility to manufacture a wide range of tablets (chewable, standard, standard coated, controlled release and enteric coated) and hard-shell capsules as well as stick packs to match your product requirements and timescales.
- Flexible tablet presses
- Hard-shell capsule machines
- Granulation, milling and drying room
- Stick pack machine
- Blister packing/cartoning lines
- Bottle packaging lines
Our sister company, EuroCaps’ manufacturing facilities produce around 3 billion softgel capsules each year, some of which are packed in our Runcorn factory. With access to their equipment and technology, we can provide you with a wide range of sizes, shapes and capsule strengths together with different capsule feedstocks e.g. bovine, vegetarian, porcine and fish gelatine.
This allows us to easily transfer your products where outsourcing is required and gives us the flexibility to develop and produce new products for you, packed how you need them and to timescales which are amongst the best in the industry.