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+44 (0) 121 237 1130




The Old School
Princes Road



KT13 9BN

01932 836420

Founded in 1999, DNC is a leading UK housewares company - we design, develop and distribute ranges of distinctive branded and licensed character products: We're experts in - insulated lunch bags, picnic bags and backpacks ... Our Polar Gear brand is a market leading UK lunch and picnic brand. We've also made promotional bags for large UK retailers and manufacturers. With a proud history going back more than sixty years, The Optima brand’s trademark is a range of hand crafted fitted picnic baskets. Our baskets are hand woven and then fitted with fine china, cutlery and glassware, perfect for elegant picnics. We're a leading licensee in lunchware and tableware categories – we offer a full range of Back to School products (including backpacks and stationery) working with well known licensors such as Disney, BBC, Mattel, Chapman Entertainment & Rachael Hale to name just a few.

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