Specialist supplier of paper-based tubes

Presenting and protecting the finest drinks brands commands the same amount of experience, knowledge, innovation and care that you lovingly give to your spirited product.

At McLaren Tubes, we design and manufacture the packaging that your product deserves. Our expertise in innovative design, quality and service results in the highest quality tubes that add value to your brand and delight your customers.

Created with experience.

Inspired by innovation.

Sustainable. For Life.

Our approach

We understand your requirement to create packaging that not only looks great on shelf but also minimises the environmental impact it has on the planet.

Our Design For Sustainability approach ensures we offer great eco-friendly options and continually invest in research and product development to innovate at every stage of the process.

Discover our tube styles

Choose from a range of round tube diameters and our suite of bespoke shaped tubes

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Our process

Structural Design and Sampling
Mock Ups and Proofs
Latest Production Technology
Packing and Delivery
Bringing a completely new product to market is never easy, however McLaren's have taken all the hard work and made it look simple. Their support on product specification, colour attainment & on line co-packer quality has been fantastic. As a family run business, they have no functional silos, offer a very hands on approach which I love.“
Head of Packaging, UK Drinks Company

The McLaren Packaging Experience

We actively encourage a creative collaboration with our experienced teams guiding you through the development process from concept to delivery, ensuring we bring to life your brand new packaging design, on time and within budget.

Be part of the McLaren Experience, no matter your requirement; the finest quality tubes, bespoke rigid boxes, quality cartons or high graphic corrugate cases, get in touch today.

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Sustainability Statistics

Packaging that promotes and protects its contents, reduces waste and enables efficient recycling, allows brands to make a greater contribution towards their sustainability goals.

Discover how McLaren Tubes can help.

% recycled materials contained in a paper-based tube with removeable metal lid
% less CO2e emissions when manufacturing a shaped composite tube compared to a fully metal container of the same size
% recyclable tube options available due to our innovative manufacturing process

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