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  • Riggs Autopack Launch Servo Control Depositors at PPMA Show 2018 - August 01st 2018

      Lancashire based Riggs Autopack Ltd is launching their Servo Control Depositors and Filling Machines at this year’s PPMA Show, Birmingham NEC, Tuesday 25th - Thursday 27th September. Visitors to the company's stand on A21, Hall 5, will see a twin servo control unit which demonstrates the advantages of the advanced control features to provide greater depositing controls within a recipe-based HMI screen. A selection of the features and benefits of such a system are detailed below. Product Recipe Control and Data Reduced down-time on set-up between product changeover with one touch, pre-set recipe selection. R... Read More ...
  • Riggs Autopack Win At Pendle Business Awards - July 16th 2018

    Riggs Autopack Ltd is delighted to announce we have won "Manufacturer of the Year” at the recent Pendle Business Awards 2018. The awards, which are held every 2 years and organised jointly by Pendle Council and Pendle Vision Board, was hosted by BBC North West Tonight’s Beccy Barr (pictured below). They have fast become one of Lancashire’s most prestigious events in the business calendar and recognises the most creative, innovative and highest achieving businesses, as well as the people behind them. They could be a one-man band with a local specialist trade, a growing small to medium-sized business, or a la... Read More ...
  • New Cylinder Speed Controllers Now Available - June 29th 2018

      Retro-fit our new style "Cylinder Speed Controllers" to your Riggs Autopack filling machine and benefit your company! Why Change? Greater accuracy and control on depositing and priming speeds Robust construction meaning less likely to break on impact Reliable meaning reduced downtime Reduces set-up time Reduces product wastage Flow controllers contain a robust stainless steel casing Reduced corrosion caused by heavy duty cleaning fluids Adjustment head can be removed to prevent operators adjusting the setting of the prime and deposit speeds Old Style     New Style     ... Read More ...
  • Filling Machines for Artisan Food Producers - May 22nd 2018

      Riggs Autopack is a British manufacturer of high quality volumetric depositors and filling machines. We are an award winning UK market leader with an excellent reputation and supply our equipment to the food production industry. The main stay of the company is our Model 1000 semi-automatic filling machines, designed specifically for small scale food production, quick product change-over and short batch runs. Manually filling jars and other containers can be tiring and time consuming, often meaning much of the working week is spent in production fulfilling orders which can impact on promoting other areas of the business. By usi... Read More ...