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Lean Business Ireland Awards 2018

We are looking forward to an excellent night ahead at the Lean Business Ireland Awards and are very proud to be entered for an “In the Beginning Award”. Our fantastic Green Belt Team have been working really hard on continuous …
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Wishing Kevin happiness for retirement

We had a fantastic staff night out to wish Kevin Fitzgerald, our longstanding General Manager farewell. Kevin is retiring after 27 years of dedicated excellence at Automatic Plastics. He will be hugely missed, but we wish him every happiness for …
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Welcome to our new Operations Director, Joe Lynch

We are delighted to welcome Joe Lynch on board as our new Operations Director at Automatic Plastics. Joe brings a great deal of experience from the pharma sector and a wealth of knowledge around Lean and Operational Excellence. .

APL at Pharmapack 2018

Automatic Plastics were delighted to participate in Pharmapack 2018. The key event for pharmaceutical packaging purchasers is attended by global buyers and was an excellent opportunity for Automatic Plastics to showcase our innovation and expertise in injection moulding for the …
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APL announces pharma expansion

Automatic Plastics are delighted to announce our expansion plans, as we add a state of the art automation suite to our facility. The automation will be an assembly process for pharmaceutical products. Great news for APL and great news for …
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Grade AA awarded to Automatic Plastics in BRC audit

We are very proud to have been awarded Grade AA—the highest grade possible – in our recent BRC Packaging Audit.  The audit is a rigorous 2 day on site inspection and we are delighted to have secured an AA grade. …
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Congratulations to valued staff member Mary Nolan

All at APL enjoyed a lovely night at our staff Christmas party, made extra special as it was a celebration for Mary Nolan, our financial controller who has been with APL for 42 years. Mary is leaving to take early …
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Innovation in plastics – APL at Interplas

At Automatic Plastics we believe it is critical to constantly keep up to date with innovations and advances in our sector. Two of our Engineering Team, Chris Dalton and John Malone, attended the UK’s leading plastics industry event this week …
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Automatic Plastics in the Irish Times

injection moulding, pharmaceutical packaging, food packaging
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Automatic Plastics on RTE News

We were delighted to feature on the RTE 6 o’clock news yesterday. It was exciting to welcome the crew down to record a brief interview and a visit to the factory. We are so proud of our facility, our staff, …
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Automatic Plastics featured in the Sunday Times

Automatic Plastics looks international

We were delighted to play a role in International Week at the RDS this week. The event, hosted by Enterprise Ireland, provided an excellent opportunity to meet with representatives from EI across Europe to discuss the opportunities that exist. The …
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