Soap making since 1856. We’ve certainly evolved with the times but not everything’s changed. We're still a family business, now fifth generation and we’re still devoted to developing quality technical products. It is our commitment to top grade materials that’s helped us stay successful all these years.
Twice winner of the Queens Award for Export, Stephenson Group Ltd now distributes speciality chemicals to customers worldwide. From the research and manufacturing facility in Leeds, North of England, the company's expertise embraces world-class products for a range of industries.
“We're still a family business, now fifth generation and we’re still devoted to developing quality technical products for a range of industrial applications. It is our commitment to top grade materials that’s helped us stay successful all these years”
Supported by years of technical expertise, Stephenson Group combines innovation with a flexible approach to deliver tailor made, cost effective, solutions for a variety of specific applications and industries. You can browse our activities and divisions below.
Stephenson Personal Care is now one of the world’s leading suppliers of speciality soap bases for the personal care industry.
Stephenson Personal Care offers a wide variety of product formulations such as, Melt and Pour soap base, Extrudable Soap Noodles, and Liquid Soap bases. Product Certifications include, Soil Association Organic, USDA NOP, Ecocert, Vegan, RSPO Sustainable Palm, and Fairtrade.
A blend of experience in soap manufacture, and creative chemistry gives Stephenson Personal Care a unique position in the market, and the ability to respond rapidly to market trends and customer demands.
From raw fibre to finished product – Stephenson Speciality Chemicals produces and supplies speciality chemicals to improve and aid the processing of wool, cashmere, and other natural and synthetic fibres.
The division sets the standard for product innovation and customer service along with a diverse range of speciality chemicals for the Textile industry.
Stephenson Group now has a network of established agents distributing and representing the Textile product range worldwide with full support in sales, technical and product development from the headquarters in Leeds, UK.
Sustain 2500 is a processing aid used to control carbonation during the filling process in Carbonated Drink manufacturing, made using globally patented technology.
Innovation along with Research and Development is at the heart of Stephenson Group’s growth; this is the core of our business. Our future depends on our ability to adapt and develop quickly to answer trends and meet demands faster than our competitors.
With advanced laboratories Stephenson Alkon Solutions offer a full support program, with research and development focusing on new technology, industrial chemical processes and innovation within the Polymer and Rubber industry.
Stephenson Group is now one of the world’s leading suppliers of speciality ingredients. Supported by years of technical expertise, we combine innovation with a flexible approach to deliver tailor made, cost effective, solutions for various specific applications. Contact us for further information on our product range & capability.