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John Gosnell & Co Ltd

John Gosnell & Company Ltd is the oldest Contract Manufacturer of personal care products in the UK, dating from 1677. We are a family owned business and run Full Service Manufacture to the Soap, Cosmetics, Perfume and Home Fragrance market specialising in Hair, Skin and Body Care, Fragrance and Candle categories. All functions: development, manufacturing, packaging and testing are carried out at our factory in the South Downs National Park.

We offer an extensive range of product types including soaps, powders, masks, creams, liquids, gels, oils, candles and alcohol based products, plus pack-off and kit assembly facilities. Our service is built upon flexibility over product size, packaging presentation and production run (with no MOQ). Our capabilities include hot and cold filling, tube sealing, powder filling, candle pouring and triple milled soap production.

We are certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 and are members of SEDEX and the CTPA.


  • ISO 9001
  • ISO 14001
  • Sedex