Pact Wins both Sustainable Design and Beverage Categories in Australasia’s Peak Packaging Awards
PUBLISHED: 01 May
New Zealand’s Lewis Road Dairy’s post-consumer sourced 100% recycled plastic polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) milk bottle range won both the Sustainable Packaging Design and Beverage Awards. An Australasian first in its category, Lewis Road’s rPET bottle range equates to approximately 340 tonnes of plastic that has been reused and diverted from landfill and, contributes to forging a circular economy by including more recycled content in
Pact Group named as a Finalist in the 2019 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards
PUBLISHED: 30 April
The awards celebrate innovative and visionary businesses working to keep Victoria’s manufacturing industry strong. The theme for the 2019 Manufacturing Hall of Fame is Industrial Evolution – highlighting the resilience of Victorian manufacturing and the people who drive the industry, supporting hundreds of thousands of jobs. Viscount Rotational Mouldings (VRM) was nominated for developing rotationally moulded plastic (RMP) noise wa
Pact Group Announced as a Finalist in 2019 PIDAs
PUBLISHED: 08 April
The Australasian Packaging Innovation & Design Awards (PIDA) recognise companies and individuals making a significant difference in their field across Australia and New Zealand. The PIDA’s, which are coordinated by the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) and Packaging New Zealand, are the exclusive feeder program for the prestigious 2020 WorldStar Packaging Awards. Pact has been named as a finalist in the following three cat
Pact Group Launches Digital Print Technology
PUBLISHED: 14 January
Pact Group has announced a series of developments in the field of digitally decorated packaging. The next generation in packaging print technology, digital print is now fully operational in one Pact site in Victoria and will be operational in a second site early in 2015. Both of these installations are a first for the region and one of only a handful of installations globally.
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.