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  • Posted by claire on 4th May 2018

    With the launch of the new A380, Etihad Airlines needed to investigate new packaging concepts for their inflight airline meals. Packaging Automation guided them through the process of switching to heat sealing resulting in a high class... more

  • Posted by claire on 27th April 2018

    Simon Wilson highlights the main causes of leaky seals that he comes across in his day-to-day job as seal technologist for tray sealing machinery specialist Packaging Automation, and suggests solutions to these problem scenarios.

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  • Posted by claire on 12th April 2018

    PA’s newly designed machine in the pot filling and sealing range is a versatile, high speed rotary filling and sealing machine with unlimited flexibility and performance designed to future-proof investment with the latest and most... more

  • Posted by claire on 28th March 2018

    For 55 years Packaging Automation has driven the tray sealing market with its unrivalled expertise and innovation providing not only the fastest but the most environmentally friendly machines on the market today.

    As a company... more

  • Posted by claire on 28th February 2018

    Knutsford based Packaging Automation Ltd the leading manufacturer and exporter of specialist food packaging machinery has opened its 2018 apprenticeship scheme to new applicants.
    PA has trained more than 100 apprentices since the... more

  • Posted by claire on 14th December 2017

    Hall 10.1 Stand A-09
    With its network of international agents and distributors, Packaging Automation has 55 years of unrivalled sealing expertise. PA support a wide range of customers from the artisan to the multinational, from... more

  • Posted by claire on 13th December 2017

    Happy Christmas from Packaging Automation 

    PA Christmas opening hours:

    Friday 22nd December  - open until 12pm. Spares orders placed on this date will be delivered from Tuesday 2nd January 2018.

    Saturday 23rd ... more

  • Posted by claire on 28th November 2017

    Knutsford company takes home two Golds at prestigious regional business awards

    Packaging Automation, a Knutsford based manufacturer of tray sealing and pot filling equipment has won regional recognition at this year’s prestigious... more

  • Posted by claire on 27th October 2017

    Packaging Automation’s technology added value options save vital time for end users in high pressure production environments.

    Three new production management and fault diagnosis tools are now available to install on high speed... more

  • Posted by claire on 23rd October 2017

    As a growing business Packaging Automation know how important it is to keep cash within the business and how hard it is to acquire the machines and equipment you need to grow. We want to help businesses to grow, adapt and keep up with... more

  • Posted by claire on 4th October 2017

    Packaging Automation has passed a major milestone having completed its financial year on 30 September with total turnover exceeding £10.5 million.

    In 2014, the family owned business set an aggressive growth target and since then... more

  • Posted by claire on 11th August 2017

    With over 50 years of unrivalled sealing expertise, PA support a wide range of customers from the artisan to the multinational, from initial concepts through to installation and beyond.

    On stand A14, PA will be exhibiting the... more

  • Posted by claire on 14th July 2017

    Cheshire based tray sealing and pot filling manufacturer, Packaging Automation Ltd has won an award for Manufacturing Business of the Year in the 2017 E3 Business Awards, which was held at the Macron Stadium in Bolton on Thursday 13th... more

  • Posted by claire on 10th July 2017

    A 25% increase in orders for strawberries and raspberries supplied by grower Blacketyside Farm lead to the requirement for a faster, more efficient tray sealing machine to replace the existing model. Blacketyside Farm installed a... more

  • Posted by claire on 30th June 2017

    Biocomposites manufacture pioneering calcium compound devices to regenerate and repair bone and soft tissue. When it comes to packaging, the nature of this product means that it’s vital that the seal band is 100% consistent to keep the... more