Systematic Growth

In most business sectors, not least in manufacturing, there are companies both large and small. Often they meet different market needs from bespoke & niche brands to mass-market volume products. Consequently, Greaves Mixers develop batch-mixing equipment to match the production requirements … Continue reading

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The Right Spirit

Greaves has a long history of working with and supplying beverage producers, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. Until recently the stalwart alcoholic products have been Scotch Whiskies, Irish liqueurs and English ales and ciders, which have themselves shown some interesting developments. However, over … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs & Connoiseurs……

Have you heard the rumour that UK manufacturing is in decline? Don’t believe it! UK consumers have such an insatiable appetite new experiences, quality & variety. The growth of the internet and social media has amplified this trend. Smart entrepreneurs … Continue reading

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Smart Batch Mixing – working efficiently with multiple-batches

As we looked at in this article Smart Batch Mixing is at the heart of a surprising amount of product manufacturing across the UK – and beyond. We can identify key criteria which can influence the efficiency of a mixing … Continue reading

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Smart Batch Mixing – at the heart of manufacturing

There is no doubt that the United Kingdom is home to some of the best entrepreneurial manufacturers in the world. While it can be difficult to compete with high volume, low wage economies,  the strength of the UK manufacturing sector … Continue reading

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Smart Batch Mixing – Examples & variants

Here are just a few examples of Smart Batch Mixing solutions developed and delivered by Greaves Mixers: Cosmetic Lotions & Creams Typical installation: 2-3 mixing stations for pre-mix e.g. Carbopol Final product with 4 mobile vessels per mixer Pre-mix offers product … Continue reading

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Case Study – Seeing the Light

Greaves Client- Unigel is a leading player in the global expansion of  optic fiber data cables. The company produces filling gels for insulating and “water-blocking” optical fiber cables – especially relevant in ensuring cable efficiency and reliability. Unigel has recently extended its existing UK … Continue reading

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Working Together

Each time we work with a customer, Greaves Process Consultants start with a thorough review of the context of your requirements and objectives. This process can include questions that may not immediately appear relevant, but help us suggest the most appropriate … Continue reading

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Potential for Improvement

Greaves is privileged to work with innovative manufacturers across a wide portfolio of products and sectors and we are proud of our track record in collaborating to deliver significant process improvements. Our customers range across established sectors such as adhesives, food, … Continue reading

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Greaves Family – Community Support

Christmas can be a tough time for many people, especially the increasing numbers who find themselves living on the streets. The family and team at Joshua Greaves are only too aware of these problems. We like to take the opportunity … Continue reading

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