New $38 million Laverton plastic recycling plant creates new jobs and reinvents recycling in Victoria
PUBLISHED: 26 July
This state of the art facility will process more than 20,000 tonnes or the equivalent of over 500 000 plastic milk bottles and food tubs collected from household recycling bins into food grade resins and will be located at Cleanaway’s recycling facility at Laverton. This joint venture between Pact and Cleanaway complements the existing PET joint venture between Pact, Cleanaway and Asahi, with construction of the country’s largest PE
Pact welcomes extension of the apprenticeship wage subsidy scheme
PUBLISHED: 10 March
It’s an impressive and welcome commitment, already contributing 100,000 positions since its commencement in October and is set to deliver a further 70,000 across the next six months – an extremely valuable boost to both local businesses and the broader economy. As part of its six-year partnership with Ai Group, Pact Group has recruited apprentices across Australia to invest in the skill capabilities it will need in the future to equ
Pact Group transforms 600 tonnes of plastic waste into recycled noise wall solution for Mordialloc Freeway
PUBLISHED: 01 March
Victoria is set to house Australia’s most sustainable noise walls thanks to innovative technology by Pact Group. Situated along Mordialloc Freeway, the walls will transform 570 tonnes of hard-to-recycle plastic materials into panels spanning 32,000 square metres. The initiative was developed by Major Roads Projects Victoria (MRPV) with assistance from Ecologiq, a Victorian Government initiative to optimise the use of recycled and reus
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.
Pact Group Launch Flip Top Cream Cap with Murray Goulburn
PUBLISHED: 27 April
Pact Group and Murray Goulburn’s Devondale brand have collaborated to launch a brand new closure innovation – the flip top cream cap. The easy open flip top cap on Devondale’s 300ml cream bottles are more sustainable with a lower carbon footprint than the previous closure and feature improved tamper evidence. The primary benefit of the closure is the easy open flip top lid with a curved hinge to keep the lid open while whilst pouring.