Automatic Plastics specialises in the manufacturing of Plastic or Polymer Injection Moulding products with a particular focus on the pharmaceutical, medical and cosmetic packaging sectors along with manufacturing of components for the medical device market.
Established in 1972 APL has grown significantly, employing over 100 staff on the premises in Ireland along with a sales team in Ireland and the UK. As a privately owned company it combines flexibility with the ability to invest and innovate. APL’s commitment to building and nurturing long term relationships with their clients is a company ethos shared by all the team.
The manufacturing plant is based in Wicklow, near 3 major ports and just over an hour from Dublin International Airport. The factory operates in a state of the art 35,000 sq ft facility.
While medical, pharmaceutical and cosmetic packaging and medical device injection moulding is the core service offered, APL also offers customers extensive Mould Project Management expertise & tooling services. Tool management includes the design, sourcing, storing and maintenance of tools.
In terms of delivery for clients, APL has the capacity to operate 24/7, in a 3 shift format with a structured logistics solution as part of the service.
“Injection Moulding Excellence”
At APL we take pride in our clearly defined beliefs, values and company ethos which we feel are part of what makes us a perfect fit with many of our clients.
Customers: To have the our customers at the heart of everything we do through a commitment to quality, establishing and developing trust, listening to our client needs and delivering on our commitments. Long term relationships with valued clients is our permanent focus.
Employees: We believe that our management team and staff are what differentiates us from our competitors. With 30 years experience, knowledge and proven track record our team have client satisfaction at the heart of everything they do. We are committed to investing in employees to ensure that they are fully trained and enjoy an accessible and safe working environment.
Community: As the main employer in the area, we are committed to helping the local community by supporting local fundraising events. We believe in helping people with disabilities integrate into the working community where possible.
Environment: APL believes in GREEN! Everything we do has a green focus, including baling and recycling of cardboard, recycling of waste, regrind and recycle of scrap, energy efficient lighting, investment in low energy high efficiency machinery – our long standing commitment is to maintain and operate the factory to ensure minimal negative impact on the environment.