Family Business United is delighted to be able to invite you to join us for an insight and tour of the pioneering packaging business, Woolcool®.
Join us for a tour of the factory and to hear more about their pioneering family business story.
Woolcool® was launched in 2008 and the innovative, sustainable design has scooped an impressive haul of awards in the packaging, business and environmental arenas. Woolcool® remains the only packaging company using a range of sheeps wool insulated packaging available on a commercial scale. Woolcool®, using patented technology, produce high performing insulated packaging.
In 2009, Woolcool® inventor Angela Morris founded The Wool Packaging Company and the Woolcool® brand was officially born. They have had quite a journey since then with many exciting milestones!
As a Research and Development led company with decades of experience and partnerships with top UK Universities such as Cambridge, their packaging company has set itself at the forefront of the innovative packaging market.
Woolcool®, using patented technology, produce high performing insulated packaging for the shipment of temperature sensitive products. They offer a wide range of packaging solutions for the food and pharma markets. They are now the packaging company of choice for many and remain the only packaging company using pure wool insulated packaging available on a commercial scale.
They strive as a business to be a force for good and are the first packaging company of their kind to achieve B Corp certification in the UK.
In 2022 they were awarded The Queen’s Award for Enterprise Sustainable Development and in the same year Woolcool’s Managing Director, Josie Morris was awarded an MBE for her contribution to manufacturing and the environment.
Join us for a behind the scenes tour of the business to find out more and hear the story of how the business continues to evolve with a conversation over tea and biscuits with Josie.
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