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 Launches Recyclable Meat Trays in New Zealand
PUBLISHED: 31 August
New Zealand supermarket giants New World and PAK’nSAVE are trialling Pact Group’s recyclable plastic meat trays, meaning the days are well and truly numbered for environmentally unfriendly polystyrene trays.
Creating a suitable alternative to the hard to dispose of polystyrene trays has been a long running global environmental challenge.
Pact Group named as one of Australia’s Most Innovative Companies by BRW for the third consecutive year
PUBLISHED: 18 August
Pact Group is thrilled to feature on BRW’s Australia’s Most Innovative Companies list; the only packaging company to achieve this prestigious recognition for three consecutive years. The BRW Most Innovative Companies list was created in conjunction with Australia’s leading innovation consultancy, Inventium, which applies the latest findings from psychology, management science and cognitive science to help organisations grow through innovation.
Pact Group Wins Best Dairy Packaging Innovation at 2015 Global Dairy Innovation Awards
PUBLISHED: 25 June
Pact Group is delighted to announce that it has been awarded the 2015 World Dairy Innovation Award for the Murray Goulburn Flip Top Cream Cap (also known as the Easy Pour and Seal Lid) in the Best Dairy Packaging Innovation category. FoodBev Media administers the World Dairy Innovation Awards held annually at the Global Dairy Congress.
Pact Group Wins Two Awards in the 2015 Business Excellence Awards
PUBLISHED: 12 June
Pact Group has be awarded Manufacturing Management Team of the Year (Australia) for the second consecutive year and won the Award for Excellence in Innovative Food Packaging (Australia) in the 2015 Business Excellence Awards.
Pact Group contributes to Retail World’s Packaged for Success article
PUBLISHED: 04 June
Siobhan McCrory – Pact Group’s General Manager of Sales, Marketing and Innovation has again contributed to a Retail World feature on packaging trends. The article focuses on the two exclusive technology innovations recently launched by Pact Group; Digital Print and Tapit.
Inpact wins Innovation and Excellence in Packaging Solutions (Australia) in Corporate Livewire’s 2015 Innovation and Excellence Awards
PUBLISHED: 04 June
New for 2015, the Innovation & Excellence Awards have evolved into their own entity from the established Corporate LiveWire Business Awards. Celebrating & rewarding innovation & excellence, the awards recognise organisations no matter of size or location.