“If you have to create a new company in an existing industry, such as Paper, Plastics, Packaging and Board you have to really re-examine what people have taken for granted before​.

Why would we want to inherit and replicate the mistakes of the past?"  

Paper Sourcing Defined

Materias is a multi-million pound growth business that facilitates the diverse needs for Paper, Plastics Board, and Packaging products to the Corporate, OEM, Print and Print Management sector.

Our customers have told us that they want greater clarity and understanding of their Local, European and Global material purchases across a multitude of channels.

Materias has listened, and now offers a new kind of solution to a market that is ready to accept change and a new way of working.

Agility is a phrase we like to use in describing our business, ensuring however simple or complex your requirement Materias offers a flexible corporate managed solution that is right for you.

The outcome of what we do brings greater efficiency to your business with total visibility of costs supported by processes and agreements that deliver best value within the commodity of Paper, Board, Packaging and plastics products.



    Our world class team bring a depth of industry knowledge to support your business objectives

    Explore our aproach

    Product diversity through a single source, achieving greater efficiencies for business

    Explore paper and board

    Materials for the evolving Ink Jet and Wide Format printing processes

    Explore Plastics for Printing
  • The Materias Open
    Model ©

    Our unique "Open Model" offers greater flexibility to the procurement of your raw material spend.

    Explore Materias Open Model
  • Access to purchasing Mill Direct

    Materias has secured a wide selection of Mill Direct solutions to meet the growing demand for direct supply solutions

    Explore Mill Direct options
  • Product Development Solutions

    Creating new and innovative products for the Litho, Screen and Inkjet Market - Supporting business growth and innovation

    Explore Product Development

Our inspiration

Our blog is about giving you the very best information around Paper, Plastics, Packaging and Board materials as well as innovative views within the supply chain process - coming soon