STREETSBORO, OH – July 19, 2011 – Automated Packaging Systems, the world leader in high-reliability bag packaging systems, has been recognized as one of the Top Work Places In Northeast Ohio. The company ranked 5th among large companies with more than 500 employees in the area. Automated Packaging Systems has corporate headquarters in Streetsboro, Ohio with multiple manufacturing and distribution facilities in Cuyahoga and Portage Counties.

The Top Work Places Award is determined by Workplace Dynamics and based on confidential survey results from employees. Criteria include how confident employees feel about their managers, do they feel appreciated and secure about their future, are they encouraged to make suggestions, and are they happy with their pay, flexible hours and benefits. 

The online survey included 22 questions, with the happiest employees responding with the highest scores for:
- I believe this company is going in the right direction.
- I feel genuinely appreciated at this company.
- I am confident about my future at this company.

In all, 46,465 employees were surveyed from 235 different organizations. Bernie Lerner, CEO of Automated Packaging Systems says, “We are extremely proud of our employees who have all worked hard to make this company a leader in our industry. We believe clear and open communications in a great working environment allows great minds to perform at their best, and it takes extra effort to be the best in any business.” 

A summary of the survey results for Automated Packaging Systems is available at: 

About Automated Packaging
Automated Packaging Systems has been designing and manufacturing original Autobag®, AirPouch® and SidePouch® systems and products for nearly 50 years. With more than 30,000 packaging systems in operation and a worldwide service organization, Automated Packaging Systems has the experience and support to deliver the ultimate in customer satisfaction. Automated Packaging Systems offers a complete line of baggers, void-fill and protective packaging systems, thermal transfer imprinters, counters, scales, and specialty packaging materials. Complete information is available at the company’s web site.