About Us

Hamelin Brands Ltd is part of the Hamelin Group, Europe’s largest manufacturer of exercise books. With a history spanning over 150 years we make and supply millions of exercise books every year across the UK and Europe. We are also known for our notebook and filing brands: Black n’ Red, Oxford, Elba, Challenge and Basildon Bond.

We take our commitments to our customers and other stakeholders very seriously. The Hamelin Group was the first group in our sector to be accredited with ISO 9001:2015 (Quality). ISO 14001:2015 (Environment) and OHAS 18001:2007 (Health and Safety). Additionally, we are the only notebook manufacturer to achieve the EU Ecolabel for paper converted products and all of our exercise books carry the EU flower logo, as proof of our registration and compliance using sustainably managed resources.

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