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Experienced People. Manufacturing Advantage.
About us

An Experienced Manufacturer In China and UK

CEL Group is an award-winning UK-based sub-contract manufacturing supply chain partner. We’ve been manufacturing competitive advantage for UK OEMs for 20 years.

CEL Group helps UK manufacturers and their international subsidiaries, compete and grow. We supply quality-assured sub-contract manufacturing and assembly services in China and the UK. Benefit from flexible stockholding at our new purpose-built UK HQ which includes a 40,000 sq. ft warehouse and assembly facility. CEL’s engineering expertise, logistics knowledge and years of manufacturing experience in China and the UK deliver outstanding results for UK businesses.

Trusted by leading brands and suppliers to the NHS.

Our facilities

Headquartered in Telford, Shropshire, our purpose-built facility houses our sales, engineering, logistics and finance teams. Plus, it is our operational centre of excellence with bespoke assembly and UK stockholding managed from our 40,000 square foot warehouse.

Centrally located to support businesses throughout the UK our team here connect OEMs to our in-house manufacturing facilities in Ningbo and Shenzhen, China. Assembly services in China and the UK. In addition, to providing additional manufacturing capacity and flexibility through long-term audited partners throughout China.

Once goods are in the UK, customers can benefit from significant cash flow advantages of our stockholding service. Plus, with CEL Group stock management and UK delivery, you can call-off products locally and receive your goods as you need them.

CEL Group stock delivery
UK stockholding and on schedule delivery

Our people

Our people, both in the UK and China, are experienced in sub-contract manufacturing in China. So you get products manufactured to your designs and quality standards, as well as managing deliveries to your production schedule.

CEL Group engineers are on hand, throughout the process, to ensure your business gets the very best results from outsourcing product manufacture and assembly to China and UK.

Behind the scenes our operations team will manage all logistics for you. We make certain your products are delivered on schedule and to agreed quality standards.

Your dedicated account manager, along with our customer service team, will make sure any queries you have are dealt with promptly, and professionally. So you always feel confident and in control of supply.

Every day we drive to achieve complete customer satisfaction through rigorous project and quality management, great sector knowledge, engineering acumen and a ‘can-do’ attitude.

Meet the leadership team


Simon Cartwright

Group Managing Director LinkedIn

Ryan Clark

Group Engineering & Quality Director

Julie Tickell-Cartwright

Group Marketing Director LinkedIn



King Yin - Head of Engineering CEL Shenzhen

King Yin

Director of Operations and Engineering, CEL Shenzhen

Bishu Wang

Managing Director CEL Ningbo

Richard Holland

Business Development ManagerBusiness Development Manager

Dave Alsop

Group Financial Director

Mac Fitzgerald

Operations ManagerkedIn

Kamil Kaminski

Logistics Manager

Kamil Slizewski

Warehouse Manager

Anna Blasik

Logistics & Operations Planner

Paul Amos

Project Quality Engineer

Karen Day - Accounts Manager

Karen Day

Accounts & Administration Manager

Florence Tickell-Cartwright

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We believe in the value of adding value to our customers.

Our promise

We are a UK limited company and all contracts are signed under English law, here in the UK.

Intellectual property protection is guaranteed. All supplied information, including designs, drawings and specifications, will always be treated as confidential. Access is restricted to the staff who need the information to deliver your service.

CEL Group is an experienced manufacturer in China. We are committed to sustainable business practices for the mutual benefit of all our employees, partners and customers. Our manufacturing is responsibly sourced by working closely with our suppliers and customers alike, recognising our responsibilities towards them, their employees and the environment.

So you can be confident we only manufacture your products through our own managed supply chain.

Our promise
Your advantage

Your advantage

CEL Group is committed to developing long-term positive partnerships with our customers and our suppliers. It is easier to grow stronger and all achieve our goals if we work together.

We are focused on continuously improving what we do, and how we do it. That’s why we listen to what our customers and partners think and respond through ongoing investment in our facilities and our people.

Collaboration underpins our proven supply performance and it is why so many of our customers choose to stay with us and grow with CEL Group, year after year.

For the best in sub-contract component manufacture, outsourcing sub-assembly, or complete box-builds