The Needham Group (TNG) is a family business with its roots in the heart of rural Shropshire. Founded by Roger Needham in 1962, the company has grown from a regional distributor of marker pens to a diverse group of divisions serving a wide variety of market sectors.


For over 20 years we have supplied, supported, maintained and developed industrial ink jet and laser coding/etching systems for a multitude of applications. Today we are the UK’s exclusive distributors for leading-edge, globally recognised systems from Citronix, TYKMA and Macsa Laser.


Needham Inks develop, manufacture and globally distribute inks, solvents and dyes. Regarded as experts for over five decades, we supply inks to over 80 different countries. Our products are used for a wide variety of applications, ranging from marking eggs or meat, to high resistance solutions for automotive parts.


Specialists in web innovation, ecommerce and online business development. Just Online has been responsible for bringing a number of websites to the public, then accelerating and enhancing their online presence. You will discover the Just Online portfolio expanding, as new market sectors are capitalised moving into the future.

If you have any questions, or would like to know more about The Needham Group and it’s divisions please do get in touch.

Protecting the Environment

We are committed to the environment and it is considered in every action we make. Our head office and main facilities are powered by solar, our products make extremely efficient use of resources; we work hard to make a positive impact.

Commitment to Quality

Quality, safety and sustainability are integral to our business and we are dedicated to providing these along with a friendly, efficient service. Our commitment to these traits is demonstrated by our certifications to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

Dedication to Development

We consider ourselves to be constantly learning, continually improving, and proud of our dedication to satisfy our customer requirements. This is clear to see in our international presence and successful partnerships with companies globally.

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    Paint Markers
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    Simply Spray
  • In Needham Coding Limited
    Needham Coding


Do you have a specific requirement that you would like to discuss with one of our experts? Are you interested in becoming one of our international distributors? Would you like to partner with us for a specific industry sector?   Whatever your question, we would be delighted to hear from you, so please contact us today.