Lean updates and the launch of APL2020

A great night was had by all at our Townhall meeting in Tinahely. There were a number of fantastic presentations from staff including: – an update from the Lean team about the great progress so far – a presentation from …
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APL gets ready for Brexit

Automatic Plastics prepares for Brexit

We are looking forward to participating in the panel discussion at the Enterprise Ireland Brexit Breakfast on Wednesday 28th June.        The line up is as follows. Come and join us. 08:00 Registration 08:30 Opening: Minister of State at …
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Our APL Superheroes with their medals.

Automatic Plastics Superheroes

Congratulations to all our staff who successfully ran, walked, jog and even pushed a buggy at the Superheroes Wicklow event in aid of Crumlin’s Children’s Hospital last Saturday. The sun was shining – a really beautiful day – but very …
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The MOR Model, a journey to Operational Excellence

At Automatic Plastics we are using the MOR Operational Excellence benchmarking tool which has been developed by a panel of experts combining the best elements of global medical device companies operational excellence management systems. The key benefits of the MOR Model …
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Operational Excellence Team attends WIT Lean Enterprise Excellence Forum

A day of insights from a varied panel of industry experts was enjoyed by some members of the Lean Team who attended the 5th Annual WIT Lean Enterprise Excellence Forum at Waterford Institute of Technology. Employee engagement, behaviour change, TPM, continuous improvement and …
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Wicklow People 12th April 2017

Automatic Plastics in the Wicklow People

We were delighted here at Automatic Plastics to have our fantastic Wellness Day getting local media coverage. Over 30 staff have signed up to complete the: SUPERHERO WICKLOW 5K/10K (RUN/WALK/CYCLE) AND HALF MARATHON on June 17th 2017. We are very …
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Green Lean and Energy Awareness at Automatic Plastics

At Automatic Plastics in Tinahely Co. Wicklow we had staff pushing themselves to their limits – on an indoor bike! As part of a roll out of Energy Awareness Day a team came on site to do the “Watt Challenge”. The …
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Automatic Plastics joins Workplace Wellbeing Day

We all enjoyed our National Workplace Wellbeing Day at Automatic Plastics. We had complimentary healthy snacks, a nurse on site for health checks, a Bike to Work promo and lots of our team have signed up for a walk/run/cycle in …
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National Wellbeing at Work Day at Automatic Plastics

At Automatic Plastics we are delighted to be involved as part of National Wellbeing at Work Day and have a fantastic line up of events lined up. We will have: – A nurse on site for the day to complete …
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New Team Members at Automatic Plastics

We are delighted to announce the following additions to the team at Automatic Plastics: Quality Manager Jody Maher has been appointed as our new Quality Manager at Automatic Plastics. Jody has been a valued employee with us for many years, …
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Successful Accreditations at Automatic Plastics

  NSF Audit At Automatic Plastics we focus heavily on quality and standards and this has made us the UK and Ireland’s leading food packaging manufacturer. We are pleased to have recently been successfully audited by the NSF, whose mark …
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