News & Information

September 2017

New Fiber Laser Marking Systems

Entry-level MiniLase™ e aimed at first time laser users whilst the MiniLase™ XL is suited to high volume applications and capable of handling large components Further demonstrating its position at the forefront of advanced coding and marking equipment, Needham Coding, part of The Needham Group, has added two exciting new models to its growing portfolio of fiber laser marking systems for a range of industrial markets, including automotive, aerospace, engineering, mechanical and medical device. Designed for high volume applications, the MiniLase™ [...]

August 2017

N-Series Continuous Inkjet Printer Sparkles at AP Adam

Cleaning and disinfectant chemicals manufacturer upgrades to N25 model to meet stringent traceability requirements  . When it needed to upgrade an old printer to meet increasingly stringent traceability requirements, leading cleaning and disinfectant chemicals manufacturer, RP Adam Ltd chose a newly launched ‘N’ series continuous inkjet printer (CIJ) from Needham Coding Ltd (+44 (0) 114 2570007;, part of The Needham Group which also comprises Needham Inks Ltd. Selkirk-based RP Adam is using the coding and marking specialist’s robust and versatile [...]


Aled Ellis, Managing Director at Needham Coding examines the benefits of today’s modern continuous inkjet printers Many of today’s fast moving industries like food and beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, healthcare, chemical, electronics and automotive, have complicated coding and marking needs. Continuous Inkjet is one of the oldest and most mature printing technologies still in use today yet is still the system of choice where accuracy, speed and flexibility are key requirements. In addition, traceability for brand protection and anti-counterfeiting purposes places [...]

July 2017

Legibility Tips for Continuous Ink Jet Printing

Bob Powles, Managing Director of Needham Coding Ireland Limited, gives his top tips for ensuring that use-by or best-before information is clear and easy to read. It is imperative that vital use-by or best-before information is clear, easy to read and remains intact for at least as long as the product is on shelf, and while in the consumer’s possession if possible. Depending on the application, the information might also have to adhere to strict legibility standards. With this in mind, [...]

June 2017

The Needham Group Establishes Needham Coding Distribution Limited

Latest growth initiative represents investment of £550,000 in new office space to facilitate worldwide distribution of own brand N series of CIJ printers Shropshire-based The Needham Group (; +44 (0) 1948 662629) has invested in excess of £550,000 to establish Needham Coding Distribution Limited for the worldwide distribution of its newly launched, own-brand ‘N’ series of continuous inkjet (CIJ) printers which has been well received in the UK by both existing and new customers within the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetics [...]

May 2017

Needham Coding Appoints Technical Sales Engineer For North Of England

Tom Steele recruited to help increase sales of laser marking systems and MarkinBOX dot peen engraver unit In line with its ambitious growth strategy, Sheffield-based Needham Coding Limited – part of The Needham Group which also comprises Needham Inks Limited – has appointed Tom Steele as Technical Sales Engineer for the North of England. Further expanding market reach in this key territory, Tom will be responsible for developing sales of the company’s industrial fiber, CO2 and YAG laser marking systems and [...]

New Payment & Service Packages for ‘N’ Series

New affordable purchase, lease and rental options reflect company values and are designed to deliver major cost advantages whilst giving customers peace of mind Further underlining its position at the forefront of coding and marking technology, Needham Coding Limited (+44 (0) 114 2570007; – part of The Needham Group which also comprises Needham Inks Limited – has introduced flexible, industry leading payment packages for its newly launched, own-branded ‘N’ series of continuous ink jet printers. The transparent and affordable purchase, [...]

March 2017

The All New N-Series

We are pleased to announce the launch of our own Needham ‘N Series’ range of Continuous Ink Jet (CIJ) printers, the very latest technology for CIJ printing. Developed and designed around our own ink technology, the N Series offers: Maximum reliability; Mean Time Before Failure (MTBF) of 40,000 operating hours. 2 year comprehensive parts and labour warranty, as standard (extended warranties also available). CleanStart™ technology that automatically cleans the system eliminating daily and weekly manual cleanings. 4” colour touch screen as standard, providing a vivid [...]

May 2016


New Employment Opportunity – Technical Salesperson

Needham Coding Ltd is a subsidiary company of The Needham Group Ltd, established in 1962. Needham Coding Ltd is responsible for the distribution, sales and service of coding and marking equipment. The company focusses on five coding and marking technologies; Small character continuous ink jet (CIJ) printing systems. High resolution (High Res) ink jet printing systems. Thermal ink jet (TIJ) high resolution printing systems. CO2 laser coding systems. Industrial Fiber laser marking systems. Additional details can be found at and [...]


Needham Coding Ltd Change Of Address

We are pleased to announce that due to significant growth over the past 18 months our technical base for Needham Coding Ltd will soon be moving to new, larger premises. The purpose of this news post is to inform you of our new address, contact details and timescale for the move. PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING IMPORTANT INFORMATION: New address: Unit 6 Chambers Way Newton Chambers Road Thorncliffe Park Sheffield S35 2PH New telephone number: +44 (0)114 2570007 Timescale: We will be fully [...]