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  • 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 Birminham NEC, Tuesday 1st to 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 produc... Read More ...
  • New Appointment - Technical Sales Engineer - July 22nd 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 (South West region). 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 &quo... 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 ...
  • Riggs Autopack Ltd, Proud Sponsor of the Colne Grand Prix - July 16th 2019

    Riggs Autopack Ltd is one of the many UK and world leading engineering firms to proudly fly the flag for the Pendle area. The Pendle area is rich in history, not only with the story of the Pendle witches, which brings many visitors to the area, but with the industrial heritage of the Leeds-Liverpool canal, numerous mills and other incredible feats of engineering. The old industries of cotton and textiles have now all but disappeared, but the industrious spirit of the area remains as strong as ever. Based in Nelson, East Lancashire, Riggs Autopack is an award-winning British manufacturer of high-quality volumetric depositors, filling mac... Read More ...