Full Members

Mainetti (UK) Ltd — Jedburgh

Founded in 1961, Mainetti is a world leader in the manufacture and supply of hangers, packaging labels, hangtags and on-garment trims to the retail sector. During the 1970’s Mainetti expanded into the UK and opened its manufacturing operation in Jedburgh.


Emtelle — Hawick, Jedburgh

Emtelle is a global manufacturer of pre-connectorised, blown fibre cable and ducted network solutions. The company has a presence in 100 countries and has nine manufacturing sites.

T: 01450 364 000

The LS Starrett Company — Jedburgh

Starrett is the world’s largest manufacturer of saw blades and was established in Jedburgh in 1958.

Starrett product range:
• Holesaws & Accessories
• Bandsaw Blades
• Power Tool Accessories
• Food Industry
• Precision Hand Tools
• Construction Hand Tools

T: 01835 863501

Associate Members

AHLSTROM — Chirnside

AHLSTROM is the global leader in fibre-based speciality materials used in filtration, food and consumer packaging, healthcare, building materials and technical materials.


01890 818303

Evolution BPS — Peebles

For nearly 15 years Evolution BPS based in Peebles, has been providing state-of-the-art, innovative equipment for the food and drinks sectors.
We provide quality, innovative equipment delivering maximum value, with first class after-sales and service back-up. In addition to our core portfolio we will also source and work with additional suppliers of bottling and packaging plant to ensure we deliver a fully project managed, bespoke solution tailored to your specific requirements.
Whether you are looking for a single machine or an entire turnkey solution, Evolution Bottling and Packaging Solutions are ready to work in partnership with you to ensure we meet all your needs.


01721 724296

Eyemouth Freezers — Eyemouth

Eyemouth Freezers is an independent food processing company based in the South-East of Scotland specialising in the IQF freezing of vegetables and in the packing of frozen vegetables and other food products.


T: 01890 751836

Forbes Technologies — Kelso

Forbes design and manufacture tanks, vessels, scrubbers, de-gassers and other chemical plant in thermoplastics and glass fibre reinforced materials.


T: 01573 229800

Morrison & Murray (Eng) — Galashiels

Established in 1957, Morrison & Murray has been delivering general engineering services to a variety of customers in the Borders and beyond. Services include welding and fabrication, CE structural steelwork, machining, weight load testing and material supplies.


R K Drysdale — Cockburnspath

Drysdales is a long established innovative agricultural business located in the Scottish Borders. The company has developed from its origins as a farm-based enterprise to a nationwide processor of added-value, locally grown vegetables.


Plexus Corporation — Kelso

Plexus are global leaders in complex product design, supply chain, manufacturing and sustaining services.

T: 01573 223601

Turnbull & Scott — Hawick

Established in 1933, Turnbull & Scott are market leaders in heat exchange technology and commercial industrial heaters.


T: 01450 393 982

Cademuir Engineering — Tweedbank

Cademuir Engineering Ltd. is a well established manufacturer of plastic injection moulding tools, moulded plastic parts, machined components and finished assemblies based in the Scottish Borders.

Manufacturing facilities include :-
•A tool room with full CAD/CAM capabilities running our CNC machines whilst utilising the powerful Solid Works™ operating system. We not only make our own tools but very often repair tools for other moulders. The addition of a 3D printer means we can also make prototypes to ensure all the dimensions are correct before starting to cut metal.
•A moulding shop which includes a suite of plastic injection moulding machines with capacity up to 250 tonnes. Most of them have integrated driers for continuous operation and the newer machines have integrated robot facilities.
•An assembly/finishing room, manned by a team of operators who inspect and hand finish the final product. This operation aslo includes product marking, packaging and drop shipping around the world, saving our customers time and money.
•A drying, granulating and mixing room for preparing the plastic to the correct specification ready for use on the shop floor. This is also an important recycling operation where we can reuse some of the sprues which would otherwise be land fill.


T: 01750 721050

CETA Precision Engineering

Ceta Precision Engineering is an independent company that has been at the cutting edge of precision engineering since 1983, providing complete engineering products and services. Working with a variety of materials, we undertake public, private and commercial work, all carried out with skill and accuracy.

Operating from our headquarters at Tweedbank in the Scottish Borders, our reputation for engineering excellence is supported by our priority to supply a first class service to all our customers.


T: 01896 757200