The award was voted for by fellow members of the Manufacturers Alliance during November and awarded to the company on 24th November 2015 at their premises in Knutsford.
The pace at which you have changed your business model has been a fantastic achievement that you should all be proud of. I am proud to tell people that I have played a small part in your journey and wish you even more success during 2016. Keep doing what you’re doing.”
Dave Schumacker, Factory Manager received the award on behalf of the Packaging Automation team and was keen to share, “This award was based on a team effort and I would like to accept this on behalf of us all. I’m proud of what we’ve achieved during this past year. It’s not been easy but let’s make this the start of many more awards.”
Packaging Automation are a UK manufacturer of tray sealing machines and have achieved significant growth over the past couple of years. Their commitment to their customers, continuously innovating and their strong CI culture have been at the foundation to their success.
Sam Ashton, Commercial Director also scooped the award for Most Improved Member, which she was also very proud to receive at the awards event. She was a little lost for words, but said, “This means so much as the votes have been from fellow members. Thank you for your support and for recognising the hard work we’ve put in over the past year.”
Would you like to share ideas with manufacturers like Packaging Automation?
The Manufacturers Alliance has a number of peer groups for ambitious leaders of UK based SME manufacturing businesses that are keen to share business growth ideas and act as a support network to each other. They are currently rolling out new groups around the UK during 2015-18. The next groups to launch will be in South Manchester, Merseyside, North Wales and West Midlands. Click here to see the free taster sessions they are running during the early part of 2016.