News Features

  • Depositors & Filling Machines On Show At PPMA Total Show - October 01st 2019

    Riggs Autopack will be exhibiting volumetric depositors and filling machines at this year’s PPMA Total Show. The show itself is the UK’s biggest exhibition of processing and packaging machinery so make sure the event is in your diary! It takes place at the Birmingham NEC, Tuesday 1st - Thursday 3rd October, and Riggs Autopack will be on Stand A21. On display will be our Model SD servo depositors and a Model 1002 PLC filling machine with conveyor. We shall also be showing our semi-automatic filling machines and transfer pumps designed for artisans and medium scale food pr... Read More ...
  • New Appointment - Technical Sales (Rob Pedlar) - September 02nd 2019

    Riggs Autopack is pleased to announce Rob Pedlar has joined Riggs Autopack to take up the position of Technical Sales Engineer. Rob will take over new machine sales for a territory previously managed by John Guild and will be responsible for East Anglia and the South-East region. Rob’s main duties will be to service a large existing customer base and provide depositors and filling machine solutions to potential new food manufacturers. John has now moved to a reduced working week as part of an gradual lead-up to retirement. Subsequently, John will now manage East Midlands, South Yorkshire and Humberside. Rob is a C&G / HNC q... Read More ...
  • New Appointment - Technical Sales (Peter Nutter) - August 01st 2019

    Riggs Autopack is pleased to announce that following the recent retirement of Kim David, Pete Nutter has joined Riggs Autopack to take up the position of Technical Sales Engineer. Pete will take over new machine sales for a territory previously managed by Kim and will be responsible for Wales, West Midlands and South-West England. He will be servicing a large existing customer base and also providing depositor and filling machine solutions to potential new food manufacturers. Pete has an HNC in Mechanical Engineering and a degree in Integrated Systems. He started his engineering career as an "apprentice" t... Read More ...
  • Filling Machines for Artisan Food Producers - July 17th 2019

    Riggs Autopack is an award-winning British manufacturer of high-quality volumetric filling machines. They are a UK market leader with an excellent reputation and supply their equipment to the food production industry. The main stay of the company is their Model 1000 range of semi-automatic filling machines, designed specifically for artisans and small-scale food producers that require quick product changeovers and short batch runs. Manually filling containers can be exhausting and time consuming, often meaning much of the working week can be spent in production fulfilling orders, which in turn can then impact on other areas of th... Read More ...