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  • Riggs Autopack Win At PPMA Group Industry Awards - October 13th 2016

      Riggs Autopack Ltd is extremely proud to have won the "Exceptional Sales & Company Growth Award” at the prestigious PPMA Group Industry Awards. The annual awards are a celebration of the best that British manufacturing has to offer. They recognise and celebrate the most creative, innovative and highest achieving businesses throughout the UK, as well as the people behind them. The awards took place on Tuesday 27th September at the National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham, and saw more than 400 industry leaders come together for a four-course gala dinner hosted by comedian and TV star Andy Parsons, assisted by Sky S... Read More ...
  • Most Outstanding Small Business Winner - June 16th 2016

      Riggs Autopack Ltd is proud to announce, we have won "Most Outstanding Small Business of the Year” at the recent Pendle Business Awards, and received a ‘highly commended’ runner-up in the “Manufacturer of the Year” category. The awards, which are held every 2 years, have fast become one of Lancashire’s most prestigious events in the business calendar. It recognises and celebrates 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 larg... Read More ...
  • Ready Meal Depositors from Riggs Autopack - June 09th 2016

      Changing consumer lifestyles are driving the ready meal market in the UK, with the on-going trend towards convenience continuing to boost sales. It has been predicted that the ready meal market will increase further over the coming years with the main area of growth being in the healthy ‘gourmet’ sector. With consumers becoming more concerned about the quality of food, convenience is no longer a strong enough selling point. In order to maintain consumer interest, ready meal producers place more emphasis in new product development, focusing on the quality of produce and increased sophistication of the meal. The pres... Read More ...
  • New Filling Machines for English Provender Company - March 01st 2016

      English Provender Company produce a range of high quality chutney, condiments and dressings, all made using good, honest ingredients from nature’s store cupboard. Their chefs are experts in flavour combinations and their traditional open pan cooking methods create naturally delicious products that taste every bit as good as home-made. To satisfy a new 6 month contract for a major client, EPC required new filling machines to deposit sauces and chutneys into bottles, buckets and plastic tubs ranging in volume from 2.5 litres to 15 litres. Amongst EPC’s filling equipment suppliers are Riggs Autopack, a Lancashire manufac... Read More ...