Design Plus Health and Beauty

Rowan House
3 Stevant Way White Lund Ind Estate
United Kingdom

+44 1524 842558


Established in 2000, Design Plus Health & Beauty has grown from a privately owned company, to be part of DCC Health & Beauty Solutions - one of Europe’s leading outsourced service providers to the health and beauty sector. Design Plus work with a range of clients including internationally recognised cosmetic brands to specialist medical suppliers offering full service manufacture, formulation development and bespoke filling and packaging


Design Plus Health & Beauty bring together a purpose-built facility, years of expertise, state of the art technology and a network of industry specialists.

We’re proud to have a dedicated team of 94 employees at our 34,000 sq. ft Morecambe site complete with account management, laboratory, quality control, finance, marketing, manufacturing, production and warehouse departments.

We’re an expert team of individuals aligned in 4 common values of what we do: partnership, integrity, excellence and safety.

As a subsidiary of DCC Plc. We’re proud to be part of DCC plc; an ambitious and entrepreneurial FTSE 100 company.


Design Plus Health & Beauty are experts in the industry with over 20 years experience providing formulation development and product filling services.

Our on-site R&D and production facilities allow Design Plus Health & Beauty to offer an impressive range of filled products across cosmetics and beauty including:

  • Face masks
  • Creams and cleansers
  • Shampoos and conditioners
  • Haircare and styling
  • Bath and body products
  • Suncare and tanning
  • Male grooming products.

Our expert team of chemists and technicians offer unrivalled flexibility on cost, formulation and filling. Our project and account management team work closely with customers to help develop custom beauty ranges ready for retail or sampling.


As experienced contract manufacturers to the health sector, Design Plus can help provide a simple and cost-effective solution for your health or well being product in variety of packaging formats.

We’re able to fill supplements in various formats including:

  • Liquid
  • Powder
  • Tablets and chewables.

Alternatively, we can also cater for sport diet and active lifestyle products, women's health and baby and children's health.


Our expert technical team can work to tailor your medical packaging and fill requirements to your project brief. We have a portfolio of clients that utilise both our sachet, and bag and valve capabilities for medical products and devices. Our capabilities include:

  • Adhesive removers
  • Film formers
  • Stem protectors
  • Wound Care.


Full-service Manufacture

As a full-service customer, Design Plus will manage the full process from concept to delivery, allowing our team to take away the stress and pressures of the various stages of product development and manufacture.

Our account managers work with you to find the most appropriate solutions to suit your requirements, but most importantly, Design Plus Health & Beauty aim to protect the integrity of your brand. The process includes:

  1. Assigned an account manager
  2. Project kick off meeting and briefing
  3. On site lab and innovation team develop product formulation whilst the account manager sources packaging requirements
  4. Samples are sent to the customer for approval. Following this, product testing begins
  5. Componentry is purchase and production is planned
  6. Once product blending, manufacture and filling is completed, packing and finishing begins
  7. Finally, sign off on finished products and delivery of goods.

Sachet Filling

We are the UK’s leading contract manufacture of bespoke sachets, filling over 100 million sachets a year, in a variety of sizes and finishes.

We have a plethora of sachet filling machines which gives us the capability to meet your exact requirements. Our full sachet capabilities include:

  • Sachets for magazine sampling
  • Carded sachets
  • SRT sachets
  • Bespoke shaped sachets
  • Peggable sachets
  • Sustainable sachets.

Bottle & Tube Filling

Design Plus provide an extensive range of bottle and tubing solutions to ensure that your products are presented in the most functional and effective way.

A convenient way to display your health and beauty product, bottles and tubes offer flexibility and allows for different sizes and quantities. With our trusted network of suppliers, we can fill tubes, bottles and jars from 30ml up to 300ml to suit your project brief.

Private Label

Private label is very much a bespoke service, with a wide selection of unique and innovative blends with proven market research. With our private label service our specialist team will discuss your needs and develop high quality products formulated according to your specifications.

With packaging designed for you and your brand. With years of experience, we work collaboratively with our customers to help you understand and interpret your brand vision.

Other contacts

Marketing: Stephanie Maguire
Key Account Manager: Sarah Jackson
Commercial Director: Robin Proud

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