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TOP 10 WAREHOUSE DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS

We’ve installed systems into some of the most modern and efficient warehouse operations in the world, as well as some of the smallest and most traditional. Over the years we’ve learned a lot, here are our top 10 tips for your warehouse.

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Celebrating 20 years of UK manufacturing

It’s 20 years since Automated Packaging Systems opened its first purpose built non-US manufacturing site here in Malvern, Worcestershire.   We asked Managing Director Peter Wylie why today, fifty years after the first Autobag bagging machine sold in the US, the UK remains central to the company’s growth and success.

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To automate or not to automate – that is the SME question

Last year e-commerce in the UK was worth a staggering £133 billion, representing a 16% growth in the market. Noticeably, there has been a significant rise in the number of ‘at home businesses’, such as eBay sellers and people offering bespoke hand-made goods.

This growing community of web entrepreneurs is starting to rival larger online retailers. For instance, the craft site Etsy has seen its number of sellers double in the last year, with some individuals fulfilling as many as 72,000 orders a year - that’s 1,384 a week!

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Four Steps to Specification Success

SMEs have the ability to be more flexible, agile and responsive.  Business growth depends on them being able to diversify and adapt to meet market demand, often in a relatively short space of time. This makes it vital that businesses source a packaging solution that both meets market needs as well as being a cost-effective investment.

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New Recruits

At Automated Packaging Systems, long service portraits are displayed with pride in every hallway. In fact, a staggering one-in-four colleagues at Automated Packaging Systems have been with the company for 25 years or more but bringing in fresh new talent, with new ideas, skills and experience, is important too.

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