About Us

Cerulean manufacture and supply equipment for the Tobacco Industry including quality control instrumentation, test and measuring equipment

About Us

For more than 75 years, Cerulean has been proud to be the market leader of test and measurement solutions to the tobacco, food and packaging industries.

Cerulean has Sales, Engineer and Service support in Europe, India, South East Asia, the South Pacific, China and The Americas, with engineers also located in Africa and Pakistan.

We are your global, local supplier.

About us

For more than 75 years, Cerulean has been synonymous with the supply of market-leading precision test and measurement equipment solutions for the tobacco industry.

Cerulean is committed to working in partnership with our customers to deliver new, novel solutions for their test needs. Leveraging the Cerulean team of innovators, we re-invest heavily into research and product development.

Our company philosophy is grounded in innovation, customer service and continuous improvement.

Stephen Frankham is Cerulean Managing Director.

Cerulean is focused on supporting the scientific community by ensuring all of our equipment meets current measurement standards.

We work closely with tobacco-based associations and have active representation at each of the following:

CORESTA
An industry association to promote international cooperation in scientific research relative to tobacco.
 
ACS
The Asia Collaborative Study involves proficiency testing of NFDPM (Nicotine Free Dry Particulate Matter) and nicotine in mainstream smoke.

TSRC
An annual conference that brings together scientists engaged in tobacco research to share their work.

5% club

5%Club Members

Cerulean is proud to be a member of the 5%Club.

The 5% Club is a dynamic movement of employers committed to earn & learn as part of building and developing the workforce they need as part of a socially mobile, prosperous, and cohesive nation. The Club exists to help its members and all employers increase further the number, quality, and range of earn & learn opportunities across the UK.

At the start of 2024, Cerulean has achieved a 6.8% ratio of UK employees who are being supported through earn & learn positions.

Continual Improvements

Listening to our customers Cerulean strives to improve both the products we make and the full customer experience. 

With over 1000 parts always on stock we aim to service our installed base with parts, remote technical assistance as well as a team of highly trained service engineers.

Through listening to customers we strive to create better, more cost effective products and look to deliver a customer experience second to none.

Quality Policy

Cerulean is ISO 9001 and ISO 17025 compliant, has adopted lean manufacturing techniques and embraces the principles of continuous improvement and Six Sigma.

We are committed to fulfil and exceed our customers’ expectations in all aspects of our business.

Supplier Code of Ethics

As part of the COESIA Group, CERULEAN is driven by the principles of integrity, fair competition and respect for the laws and regulations of the countries in which we operate.

The introduction of a Supplier Code of Ethics is an opportunity to strengthen the relationship among the companies within the COESIA Group and a relevant share of their stakeholders, defining both the guidelines that govern the relationship between COESIA and its suppliers and the standards for which COESIA requires respect world-wide.

Global footprint, Local support

With Technical Service capabilities in the Americas, Africa, Europe and Asia, Cerulean offers a comprehensive service package to continuously support its global customer network.

Cerulean offers consultancy services through our highly skilled engineers and technicians who can assist you with finding the optimum solution for your ever-changing test needs. From standard Cerulean product offerings to specialist equipment modified to meet your test requirements, Cerulean delivers a continuing comprehensive support package.