Firstan Quality Packaging is one of the UK’s leading food packaging suppliers. Our food packaging solutions range from frozen food cartons and food sleeves through to confectionery packaging and shelf ready packaging.

Just in Time production methods are utilised offering you the convenience of dedicated stock holding in our warehouse and delivery exactly when needed. For food packaging solutions Firstan offer dedicated low migration ink printing presses for our customers, which we feel is important when considering food packaging solutions.

Firstan’s in house CAD studio produces innovative food packaging designs giving maximum impact and product visibility on the shelf while maintaining product protection and stackablity.

We manufacture food sleeves and food cartons as well as many other types of cardboard food packaging, including ovenable food packaging and food packaging for microwavable applications. Our award winning in house design team can produce innovative designs of various types of food carton packaging from folding cartons through to food sleeves and pillow boxes.

We can apply various varnishes to enhance pack design including:




Soft touch

Carton Board Materials
Carton Board Materials
Firstan have multiple suppliers for all carton board materials and choosing the correct material is an essential part of the design process. Whether the pack is going to contain a premium cosmetic product or a greasy product in contact with the board it is important that the correct material is used for the design. The material can also enhance the look of the product and make it stand out more on shelf.
Firstan’s award winning design department is committed to creating innovative packaging design with a focus on investing in new design solutions. The department provides an inspirational area for the product packaging design team to work on bespoke innovative projects. As well as CAD 3d mock ups we also provide a premium digitally printed mock up service.
Innovation Design Days
Innovation Design Days
Firstan host informative innovation days to demonstrate what is possible in packaging design and to also enable you to apply innovative design concepts to your existing packaging to give it more shelf presence and brand recognition. Innovation days give packaging departments the opportunity to meet our design team to have an interactive discussion about packaging trends, new materials, print finishes and innovative concepts.


If you would like more information regarding our Pharmaceutical & Healthcare packaging solutions or are interested in using this service, we would be delighted to hear from you.