Orora has entered into a binding agreement to sell its Australasian Fibre business to a wholly owned subsidiary of Nippon Paper, for an enterprise value of A$1.72bn. Read more
Alf and Nadia Taylor, founders of food processing and packaging solutions provider tna, have been honoured as Members of the Order of Australia.
Norske Skog is closing its Albury newsprint mill business, with the assets including the mill itself to be sold to Visy, Australia’s largest paperboard manufacturer.
Amcor Capsules and integrated solutions provider Toppan Printing have teamed up for a new NFC-enabled anti-counterfeiting system for wine and spirits.
Two South Australian produce and packaging businesses have developed a 100 per cent biodegradable compostable cucumber wrap.
Unilever has set itself ambitious new environmental targets; the global consumer goods company says that by 2025 it will eliminate 100,000 tonnes of plastic packaging, and will collect and process more plastic packaging than it sells.
Craft beer Kosciuszko Pale Ale has added thermochromatic ink to its new cans, which will change colour when the beer is at optimal temperature.
Australian company Eden Innovations is developing a range of plastics applications for its carbon nanotube technology used in concrete.
Intelligent drive technology is the prerequisite for digitalisation and automation of production. Billed as a pioneer in the industry, NORD Drivesystems manufactures drive solutions in both hardware and software.
In an Australian first, Brownes Dairy Company is moving to a fully renewable and recyclable milk carton. Food & Drink Business' exclusive interview with Brownes and its packaging partner Tetra Pak explores the process of bringing the carton into play.
The Ferrero Group has announced a commitment to make all its packaging 100 per cent reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025.
What a morning! More than 120 food and beverage, packaging, brand and marketing industry specialists came together at the annual Food & Drink Business + PKN LIVE event in Melbourne today.