Manufacturing since 1809

Tullis Russell has two major manufacturing sites, one in the UK and one in South Korea, each of which has developed market leading expertise in its own field and is trusted by leading brands in over 120 countries.

Our sites operate within a sound environmental management framework and follow strict supplier selection processes. All our sites are registered under the BSI ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance Scheme and the BSI ISO 14001:2004 Environmental standard.  They are also all FSC® certified, ensuring our pulps come from carefully managed renewable sources.

Security & Speciality Coating

From our mill in Bollington Tullis Russell operates a leading international Coating and Converting company. With over 170 years experience in this market, we have developed an outstanding reputation for making everything from Postage Stamp paper, to Visa paper, to Tax Stamp paper.  Our trusecurity® range of coated paper and film gives you the ultimate protection, locking security into every layer. 

In addition, our technical team have used their extensive kowledge and experience of laminate constructions to produce the Tullis Russell Labelstock range. By combining a range of face materials, adhesives and release liners, we are able to offer Labelstock solutions to suit a variety of applications.

Manufacturing excellence

With 2 metre-wide coating facilities and state of the art cutting and sheeting capabilities, at Tullis Russell we have the ability to coat a wide variety of paper and film for various applications. We have a wealth of expertise in manufacturing silicone and adhesive coatings with capabilities for contract coating and lamination allowing us to remain at the forefront of paper and film development.


In addition to our standard quality and environmental accreditations our Bollington site is also an Institute of leadership & Management (ILM) approved centre.

Image Transfer

Our  textile and ceramic transfer papers are manufactured at our state-of-the-art facility in South Korea .  Our consistently high quality standards have made Tullis Russell one of the leaders in this sector supplying over 120 countries throughout the world. Our market leading ranges of trucal® and trutextile® papers are used by top ceramic and textile printers to create products for some of the world's biggest brands. Ansan manufactures transfer papers for use in the production of textiles and ceramics, along with safety helmets, bicycles, toys, temporary tattoos and much more.

Manufacturing excellence and capabilities.

High quality adhesive and pigment coatings allow our production plant in Ansan to produce market leading decal papers. The facility has 1.65 metre wide, totally aqueous coating facilities.  

Our Ansan site is an FSC® certified supplier and is registered under the Korean Accreditation Board for ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance Scheme and the BSI ISO 14001:2004 Environmental standard.

Continuous Improvement culture

Our ambition is to create a business whose people are driven to continuously improve and to innovate and where partnership is at the heart of how we work every day with our customers, suppliers and other stakeholders. We are focused on improving our processes by listening to our customers and being flexible and constantly challenging ourselves to improve and adapt.