back to listings SME Profile: Kern Limited



5 Sopwith Park, Concorde Way, Segensworth North, Fareham, Hampshire, PO15 5RT

t: 0845 680 60 60 e: w:

Welcome to Kern Limited -  your technology partner

For over 70 years, Kern has developed and manufactured technologically sophisticated systems for document and card processing, packaging systems, sortation, digital printer pre and post-processing, smart locker parcel solutions and a complete range of software. Kern’s products provide comprehensive first to last mile solutions and are renowned for their exceptional user-friendliness, reliability and flexibility, and of course speed. Customised, trusted support services complete the Kern product range.

Integrated solution design and comprehensive service provision in all aspects of the mailing process are the building blocks of our company. There's a reason why our systems continue to receive prestigious industrial design awards. Our quality oriented approach is applied to our production and installation processes, and our highly skilled personnel ensure our machines are produced to the highest quality standards.

Kern Ltd has a UK Head Office and Support Centre from where we provide project management, after-sales service support and maintenance for the full range of solutions available from the Kern Group. We have a UK network of fully trained and qualified support technicians who ensure our customer’s solutions are serviced and maintained to the highest operational levels, enabling our customers to consistently benefit from the solutions we have delivered. 

From smart parcel lockers right through to complex packaging installations, our machinery is always at the cutting edge of technology. This enables us to offer our customers secure and future proof solutions, as well as maximum production performance. We are always ready to help your business reach its production potential.


Mail Inserting Systems and Solutions

Kern inserting products are the traditional cornerstone of the Kern product range. Aligned with the requirements for secure distribution of medium to very high production volumes, Kern develops and produces innovative high performance inserting systems with a range of input and output modules. Fold documents quickly, reliably, and with absolute precision; supply, insert, and process dispatch-ready envelopes. Contact us today to discuss how our mail solutions can benefit your business enterprise. FIND OUT MORE


Multi Format Packaging System
Tailor-made packages – quick and easy

For efficient shipping of the most diverse items, the logistic chain must be optimized and automated. This requires clever packaging concepts and systems, which provide packaging at the required time and size. The Kern PackOnTime® system creates a package on demand using cardboard sheet that creates a stable cardboard box produced in individually required dimensions without the need for any filler. Items are fed and packed automatically. The tailor-made box fulfils the most important criteria for secure shipment of items. The PackOnTime® system helps to optimize production and shipping processes and increase productivity; all while ensuring environmentally friendly usage of resources and significant simplification of logistics and warehousing. FIND OUT MORE


24/7 Smart Terminals
Automated parcel locker solutions

24/7 Smart Terminals are automated smart lockers that provide secure, fully integrated systems to simplify product pickup for a range of sectors. They are parcel and goods delivery terminals controlled by intelligent software and connected to the Internet, which enable secure goods delivery even if the sender and recipient are not present at the same time. The Smart Terminals Locker range is totally modular and fully configurable to each customer’s specific requirement. Key strengths are secure access, ease of use and the maximum possible flexibility in every area to give the customer the perfect solution. We offer the widest range of locker types available in the market. FIND OUT MORE


Partnership in Service and Support

At Kern we believe customer service is a key factor that you, our customer, identifies as a reason for selecting your supplier of both equipment and ongoing maintenance. We've got a team of highly trained engineers supporting our customers. From 4 hour response, ad hoc call outs to around the clock on-site cover delivering exactly the service level you need and can afford - with no hidden extras. FIND OUT MORE

Case studies

In today’s world more and more of us rely on referrals and feedback from trusted sources before we make a decision to purchase. We've been delivering systems and solutions to businesses of all sectors and sizes for over 70 years. VIEW CASE STUDIES

How can we help you?

Our specialists can help you to choose the correct solution for your application. Continuity of supply is assured so that’s one less thing to think about – letting you get on with your other business priorities. To discuss your requirements please do get in touch with us.



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