Cullen began as a family business in 1921 through Robert Cullen and his sons. The business was founded on his family values and these still sit at our core today.
Innovation and collaboration are central to our business. Our teams bond over the expertise of individuals that, when brought together, creates the combined knowledge base of Cullen. Our team come from a variety of backgrounds and have a wealth of experience from careers in the packaging industry.
Many of our team choose to stay with us for a long time too. Katie, our corrugate production line operator, has worked for Cullen since 1970. Ryan, our Production Director, began as a trainee production operator 30 years ago. They’re part of our family.
Through leadership, training and growth opportunities we encourage our employees to bring their best to work. In return we treat our employees with great respect and loyalty, much like the values Robert Cullen and his sons founded our company on nearly 100 years ago.
Reuters reports on the astronomical growth from Cullen driven by demand for its plastic packaging alternatives
Cullen’s CEO and Owner David MacDonald recently spoke with Reuters as they explored sustainable packaging trends. The article states, one solution that businesses are opting for is closed-loop recycling for paper. Scotland-based Cullen has seen demand soar for its moulded pulp packaging, made from recycled byproducts of its corrugate packaging business, as businesses look to
Cullen’s patented Fibre Bottle has been honoured with the prestigious Silver Award in not just one, but two categories at the esteemed Environmental Packaging Awards. The ground-breaking innovation has revolutionised the way we approach packaging, offering a 100% plastic free, sustainable alternative for personal care and household products. The Environmental Packaging Awards recognise outstanding achievements
Cullen welcomed Richard Lochhead MSP, the Scottish Minister for Business, Trade, and Innovation and Neil Francis, Managing Director for Major Projects Scottish Enterprise for a tour of their recently expanded, state-of-the art 14-acre site in Glasgow after securing funding from the ‘Low Carbon Manufacturing Challenge Fund’ from Scottish Enterprise. Since 2020, Cullen has successfully replaced
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