Since 1983 we are proud to have served multinational and independent businesses in a number of market sectors across 124 counties. Our customers turn to us for high quality and innovate solutions designed by a highly accomplished familly-owned company.


Founded by Colin Mear, supplying spare parts to the tobacco industry.


CME begin to offer machinery rebuilds and refurbishment for cigarette making and packaging machines, as well as engineering services to support factories all over the world.


CME develop their own range of packaging machines for the tobacco industry, specialising in niche and novel pack formats.


CME focus on developing speed and productivity across their range of standard machinery.


CME develop new standard equipment to support Molasses Tobacco, OTP and NGP products, as well as complex bespoke automation solutions for pharmaceutical applications.

Late 2010’s

CME adds to its standard product range to address needs in the FMCG marketplace as well as develop its bespoke technology in pharmaceutical and industrial process automation.