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A dynamic team

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Our local football team may not be in
the Champions’ League yet – but we are!

Our team of packaging specialists know their business. With a strong family team and a wider group of trusted and valued expert colleagues, Lindum can deliver what we confidently and boldly promise.

Many years of experience is supplemented by detailed and insightful industry knowledge. In footballing terms they’d be worth millions of pounds in the transfer market and be star players in any other team.

But like all the best teams, we are more than the sum of our parts and we know that we can, and that we do, compete with anyone. We are confident that with our range of innovative transit packaging products and expert consultancy services, you will achieve the downtime reductions and cost and waste savings that your business is looking for.

Take a look at some of our team members and find out why we are a very difficult team to beat.

Bernard Sellars

Managing Director

Took over the reins from his father in 2014 and responsible for overseeing Lindum’s success through great people, innovative products and fabulous customer service. Intimately involved day to day in new product development and the maintenance of several customer accounts.

Gavin Sellars

Finance Director

Having purchased a small sole trader called Lindum Tape Supplies in 2000, Gavin built the business from himself and a part-time sales person to the innovative business that Lindum Packaging is today. Having done pretty much every job in the business he now focuses his attention on the financial stability of the business after stepping aside as MD in 2014.

Gregg Sellars

Business Development Manager

Gregg joined his father at Lindum in 2002 after time spent working in Australia and South Africa. Responsible for the development of new customer relationships he is also key in the delivery of our Lean Integrated Packaging Surveys (LIPS) that show the tremendous savings that Lindum can deliver through identifying the right processes and products to minimise downtime, save you money and reduce your waste.

Ken Sewell

Business Services Manager

Ken is one of the key cogs at the centre of day-to-day Lindum operations. On the one hand he ensures that our customers continue to enjoy the working relationship they have with us, whilst at the same time making sure we also have productive and harmonious relationships with our supply chain.

Ed Willey

Operations Manager

Another key operational team member, Ed oversees warehouse operations, order fulfilment and health and safety. He’s also the key task master in relation to our standards and accreditations and keeps a keen eye on waste reduction, efficient stock control and the refinement of our procedures.

Murray Sellars

Production Manager

Having been with the business since very early after Gavin bought it, Murray has also done almost every job at Lindum. Now responsible for the production department, he works closely with customers to develop innovative, bespoke packaging solutions.

Carina Sellars

Marketing Manager

Carina joined the family business in 2014, and after a brief role in sales support is now responsible for keeping our customers informed of our packaging innovations through our marketing communications.

Rick Sellars

Business Development Rep

A qualified Packaging Technologist, Rick joined the business from college and like all our consultants is passionate about reducing waste. Working mainly in the North of England, he is an expert in undertaking our Lean Integrated Packaging Surveys (LIPS) for customers to identify ways to reduce production downtime, lower costs and reduce packaging waste.

Mark Kirby

Business Development Rep

With over 12 years’ experience in the corrugated box and polythene industry within the UK and Europe, Mark is passionate about finding solutions that are sustainable to all industry sectors, improving packing lines and progressing supply chains through innovative designs and ideas.

Bob Giles

Business Development Rep

Covering mainly East Anglia, Bob has been involved in transit packaging for most of his working life. He joined Lindum in 2011 and works with customers, including major supermarkets, to identify opportunities to reduce their production downtime, lower their costs and reduce packaging waste through our Lean Integrated Packaging Survey (LIPS).

Paul Willey

Customer Services

Paul is another member of our client team, working closely with clients and discussing our range of products that reduce downtime, save money and reduce waste. Like every member of our team Paul wants to make working with Lindum a really positive experience.

Chloe Goodenough

Customer Services

Despite being one of the newer members of the team, Chloe is diligent in making sure every client knows they are valued. With an ever growing knowledge, she already has a portfolio of clients who enjoy her friendly and efficient handling of their questions.

Carla Sellars

Executive Assistant

Marie Maskell

Procurement and Purchasing

Marie has been with the Lindum team since 2008 and has worked in various roles. Now responsible for purchasing and procurement, she ensures that we have the stocks of products we need to fulfil the orders of our customers.

Sarah Clark

Bookkeeper

Sarah works closely with Gavin and helps keep the finances of Lindum running smoothly. Responsible on both the sales and purchase side of the business, she’s one of the people at the heart of the Lindum business.

Paul Wade

Credit Control

Paul also works as part of the finance team but is focused on building productive financial relationships with our clients. Paul knows that managing our own business and finances effectively helps us to remain strong and to continue to innovate to save our clients money and reduce their losses through production downtime.

66% environmental impact and 57% cost saving on transit packaging for Karro Food Group

Task:
Karro Food Group invited Lindum to audit and assess the packaging operations at each site

Findings:
We identified the following issues across the 8 sites that the machine pallet wrap in use varied which meant usage was much higher than necessary and pallet presentation across the sites was inconsistent & that poor performing product meant pallet wrap rolls were discarded before they were finished…

Lindum’s View

We take a refreshing and sophisticated approach to proving how our innovative transit packaging products will significantly improve your business profitability. Our role is to take the strain – and our high quality transit packaging products will do exactly the same!

 

It may sound bizarre but our promise is to offer you less and less: