MWS Ltd. (UK) - To oversee the development and implementation of factory management software.
MWS Weighing Solutions, the manufacturer of industrial weighing equipment, announced the appointment of Peter Kettell as Systems Manager.
At MWS, Peter Kettell will oversee the newly created software department, Weigh Logic. Launched in 2013, Weigh Logic provides software solutions to manufacturing companies looking for smaller, bespoke systems to track portion control, waste management, recipe formulation, outer case labelling, etc. The software is suitable for use in any industry and is built with both end users and the weighing trade in mind. For larger solutions (full factory wide projects), MWS partner with Emydex Technology.
Peter Kettell joins MWS Weighing Solutions with over 30 years’ experience in the weighing industry. Peter has a dual role with software partner Emydex Technology on large projects, where he is responsible for sales, marketing and project specification. Prior to Emydex, Peter held positions at Toledo Scales, Scanvaegt and Espera.
As Systems Manager, Peter will report to Andrew Clarke, Director MWS, and will be responsible for the development, sales and implementation of MWS weighing systems software and the management of joint MWS / Emydex projects. Peter joins the growing team at MWS, which has seen the hire of four new employees in the past 12 months in the software and service departments.
Commenting on his new role, Peter Kettell, Systems Manager, MWS Weighing Solutions, said, “As a partner of MWS’s, I was continually impressed by the high calibre of their weighing scales and systems. By bringing their software solution in house, MWS are better able to adapt to the needs of their customers, whether that be to track portion control or create recipe formulations. I am excited to be a part of this growing company and help further develop the software into new areas. My dual role with Emydex and MWS will ensure whatever the application required, we’ll be able to provide a solution.”
Andrew Clarke, Director, MWS Weighing Solutions, adds, “Weigh Logic was designed to meet the need in the market for smaller, bespoke solutions that are both robust and affordable. The addition of Peter Kettell to the MWS team will enable us to continue developing our offering in order to accommodate a range of software and hardware needs.”