International Bottler & Packer

International Bottler & Packer

<p> <strong>H&A Prestige Bottling Limited has unveiled a new state-of-the-art bottling line at its facility in Chorley, as it was officially opened by Halewood International Chairwoman Judy Halewood on Thursday 2nd May.</strong></p>
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<p> H&A, which employs around 120 people in Lancashire, has been operating in the</p>
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<p> wines and spirits trade for over one hundred years and was acquired by Halewood International in 2003. The company bottles a number of products for Halewood, including Whitley Neill Gin, Sidekick and Red Square Vodka, as well as key brands for other leading drink and food companies.</p>
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<p> The new bottling line will allow H&A to produce a wider range of bottle formats incorporating in particular, <span class=“caps”>PET</span>, in a variety of shapes and sizes from187m1 to 1.51. The sophisticated new equipment achieves a first class finish as required for premium, corked, glass bottled spirits, in addition to speeding up the bottling process to allow orders to be turned around more swiftly.</p>
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<p> Our new bottling line will enable H&A Prestige Bottling Limited to remain one step ahead of the competition, by offering an enhanced range of bottling solutions.</p>
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<p> <i>The new line will improve our capacity and enable the business to grow during the coming months in addition to securing existing employment within the local community H&A Prestige Bottling Limited is also looking to expand internationally, with interest from the US, Mexico and India, and the</i></p>
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<p> <i>new line will help the business expand into these markets”.</i></p>
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<p> <i>Bob Woolf,</i></p>
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<p> <i>Managing Director</i></p>