Our UK site in Rhymney, South Wales is a multi-phase clinical services and commercial packaging facility for solid oral dose drug products in cold and thermoform blisters and bottles as well as medical device kitting.

Built on a heritage of delivering clinical trial supply packaging, labelling and distribution services since 1988, Sharp UK offers comprehensive supply chain services for both clinical and commercial clients from phase I trials through to commercialisation.

Our UK team has extensive experience in handling small volume solid oral drug formats for small to medium-sized pharma organizations.

Facility Highlights

  • 11,600 m2 (125,000+ ft2) facility including GMP and GDP production space, warehouse and offices
  • Enclosed primary and secondary packaging rooms including low humidity
  • Ambient and refrigerated packaging, storage and distribution
  • Frozen storage and distribution
  • Schedule I to V controlled drug management
  • Class 8 environmental controls
  • Solar panels and landfill-free

Contract Services

  • Formulation development
  • Clinical manufacturing
    • Encapsulation/Over-encapsulation for blinding
    • Powder blending
  • Comparator sourcing services
  • Primary packaging
    • Cold and thermo form solid oral dose blistering
    • Solid oral dose bottling
  • Secondary packaging
    • Multilingual label design and printing
    • Wallet packaging
    • Medical device packaging
    • Kitting and cartoning
    • Package design
    • Serialization & aggregation
  • Storage & distribution
  • Interactive Response Technology (IRT) / Inventory Management System (IMS)
  • QP release to market services
  • Importer of Record (IoR) services

Quality Accreditation

  • ISO9001 & ISO13485 certifications for medical device packaging
  • Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) licensed

Accommodation Nearby


Unit 28, Heol Klockner
Heads of the Valleys Ind Est
Rhymney, NP22 5RL
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 1873 812182