Pact, Cleanaway and Asahi Beverages announce intention to jointly develop a plastic palletising facility to close the loop and contribute to a circular economy
PUBLISHED: 19 February
It is anticipated that the facility will process up to 28,000 tonnes of plastic bottles and other recyclables into flake and food grade pellets which will be used as a raw material for the production of packaging for food and beverages. The cross value chain collaboration uniquely combines the expertise of each participant. Cleanaway will provide available feedstock through its collection and sorting network. Pact will provide technical and pa
Pact Group Coronavirus Customer Statement
PUBLISHED: 04 February
The Coronavirus is an emerging situation with worldwide impacts particularly in travel and also in some areas of supply. We are monitoring the situation with our suppliers to establish any impacts, however we can confirm the following: • Resin for Pact Group’s plants is sourced from countries outside of Mainland China • We have not been notified of any supply related issues with resin or tinplate that will impact our abi
Pact Group’s Sustainability Division Becomes Platinum Member of ACOR
PUBLISHED: 17 January
Astron’s application for the top tier membership was accepted by ACOR, the national peak body for the recycling and resource recovery industry, at its Board meeting last month in Sydney. Astron is the sustainability division of Pact Group, Australasia’s largest and most diverse rigid packaging, materials handling and pooling solution provider. Astron is the largest recycler of post-industrial plastic in the Southern Hemispher
Pact Group signs long-term licensing extension with RPC Superfos
PUBLISHED: 30 December
Pact Group (Pact) is pleased to announce that it has, through its subsidiaries Tecpak and VIP Packaging, recently renewed its two technology licensing agreements with the world-known European plastic packaging manufacturer RPC Superfos. These licensing agreements give Pact ongoing access to global leading edge technology and know-how in thin wall injection moulding in Australia and New Zealand. Pact, through its subsidiaries is therefore pleased to advise that it will be able to continue offering RPC Superfos’ innovative products to both new and existing clients.
Pact Group Profiled in Packaging News
PUBLISHED: 27 December
Pact Group has been profiled in Packaging News today as it announced it had exceeded its Prospectus profit forecasts for the full year ending 30 June 2014, with statutory net profit after tax and before significant items of $59.7 million, 13.5% higher than the Prospectus forecast of $52.6 million.
Light Proof™ named ‘Best Product from New Zealand’ at the ‘World Tour By SIAL’ Product Awards in Paris
PUBLISHED: 24 December
Anchor’s Light Proof™ bottle has recently been named the ‘Best Product from New Zealand’ at the ‘World Tour By SIAL’ product awards in Paris. Pact Group subsidiary Alto, Inpact Innovation and Fonterra’s Anchor brand collaborated to design, test and manufacture the revolutionary bottle.
Pact Group assists Fonterra Close the Recycling Loop
PUBLISHED: 23 December
Pact Group subsidiaries Astron and Auckland Drum are working closely with dairy giant Fonterra to help close the loop for their Anchor LightProof™ milk bottle range in New Zealand.
Pact Group Awarded Company of the Year (Manufacturing) in ACQ Global Awards
PUBLISHED: 22 December
London, August, 2014 – ACQ, a premier global corporate magazine, has released the results of its annual ACQ Global Awards 2014, awarding Pact Group ‘Company of the Year (Manufacturing)’. Established in 2008, the ACQ Global Awards celebrate achievement, innovation and brilliance, recognising the most outstanding company, practice area, individual and firm-wide professionals within the public & private sectors across the globe.
Pact Group Collects Four Awards at DuluxGroup’s Annual Supplier of the Year Awards
PUBLISHED: 19 December
Pact Group has received a record four awards at DuluxGroup’s Annual Supplier Excellence Awards, including the overall Supplier of the Year to DuluxGroup and Supplier of the Year to the Dulux, Selleys and Yates business divisions.