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Express Contract Drying Ltd

Express Contract Drying Ltd

Express Contract Drying is a leading UK provider of:

  • Contract spray drying
  • Toll blending
  • Custom packing services.


  • Flavour Houses
  • Natural Colour Manufacturers
  • Snack Seasoning Manufacturers,
  • Active Sports Nutrition Manufacturers and Brands
  • Snack Producers

Whether you’re looking to alleviate overcapacity in your own production facilities or wish to UK, EU nearshore, outsource the expensive and intensive process of spray drying to a company dedicated to the operation, Express Contract Drying is able to help, from laboratory scale to commercial production, from 50 grams to 50 metric tonnes.

Why deal with ECD

  • Trusted, reliable, independent manufacturing partner for over 40 years.
  • 11 Spray Dryers, 4000 mt per annum spray drying capacity.
  • Multiple dryer size and batch quantities from 5kg to 50000 kg
  • 16,000 tonne per annum powder blending and packing capacity.
  • Pilot plant to Commercial Scale facilities
  • Supportive NPD and Technical Department
  • Analytical Laboratory Facilities 
  • Quality - BRC 9AA Unannounced, Sedex, FDA Registered, Ecovardis, Kosher, Halal
  • Experienced management team and production operatives
  • Commitment to safety of our workers
  • Commitment to protection of our customer IP
  • Integrated customs clearance
  • Import and export logistics.
  • Extensive warehousing
  • Ability to source ingredients
  • Allergen Free Site

Contact Details

Name: Pat McDonagh
Phone: +44 (0)7584 088 463
Email: pat@expresscontractdrying.com
Website: www.expresscontractdrying.com
Address: 8 Rassua Industrial Estate, Ebbw Vale, South Wales, NP23 5SD


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Express Contract Drying Ltd

Sectors Served

  • General Co-Packing
  • Food
  • Nutraceuticals

Services Supplied

  • Contract Manufacturing
  • Filling Services
  • eCommerce/Fulfilment
  • Logistics Services