Thursday 9 March 2017

Sussex Super Growth Award 2017 for Mecmesin

Top 50 place for Mecmesin

Mecmesin is one of the top 50 growing companied in Sussex 2017
John Page receiving Mecmesin's award
From over 80,000 business in Sussex, Mecmesin is proud to have a top 50 place in the 2017 Sussex Super Growth Awards 2017.

The event hosted the top 60 shortlisted companies, from over 80,000 employing more than 650,000 in our region.

Mecmesin is celebrating its 40 year anniversary in 2017 and this recognition shows how our local business is continuing to drive rising demand, increase employment and generate prosperity in the Sussex area. 

A global local company

Mecmesin launched the MultiTest-dV range in 2016
MultiTest-dV - one of our newest products
No doubt our unique blend of local knowledge matched with our global presence was a major attribute in bringing Mecmesin to the attention of the organisers.

We have launched several new products in 2016 and have plans for more in 2017 and beyond.

Our growing business often needs new recruits to continue our expansion - see our careers page for the latest vacancies.

Thursday 2 February 2017

Dedicated Expert Closure Testing Microsite

Closure testing microsite for users and manufacturers

Mecmesin has launched a new microsite,, for manufacturers and end users of packaging closures, collecting our knowledge and experience in delivering quality testing solutions into one easily accessible resource.

Plastic, metal or cork? Torque, force or both?

Mecmesin's closure testing expertise all in one place
Multiple devices for multiple closures
Visitors can select the closure material and test type relevant to their industry to be guided to the range of Mecmesin products suited to their application—from simple manual testers through to complete automated systems.

All of this expertise is available via a responsive design, equally accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop browsing devices. Closure testing products.

Customer success stories

Mecmesin has supplied test solutions to customers in all consumer packaging industries;

  • drinks (including wines and spirits), 
  • cosmetics and personal care, 
  • food/dairy, 
  • household/industrial, 
  • medical/pharmaceutical.  

The site brings together how our closure testing capabilities have benefitted OEMs and producers of the final packaged product.

In-depth videos also collects together our informative and in-depth videos covering test standards related specifically to caps and closures, how to ensure the best possible accuracy and repeatability in measuring test data, plus product overviews.
Of particular importance in the measurement of screw cap removal or application torque, is consistent gripping of the closure, and we recommend using a mandrel to eliminate distortion and inaccuracy of results. See our video here.