Industrial

Flexo print operation Supreme Packaging has been bought by Pro-Pac for $3.2m, with the company expected to deliver revenue of between $10m and $12m in the next financial year.

Intermediate bulk container (IBC) manufacturer Schütz has achieved industrial property insurer FM Global Group's approval for the Ecobulk SX-D IBC, passing a stringent fire resistance test.

SMC Corporation ANZ has partnered with Outsource Institute (AUS) to develop a blended learning initiative for SMC’s customers.

Packaging companies will be able to claim half their apprentices' wages until at least March under the latest $2.5bn Covid stimulus package from the federal government, with its new JobTrainer programme.

Japanese paper giant Nippon Paper’s move to buy APPMA member Orora’s Australasian fibre business is part of a bid to compete with Visy, according to analysts.

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