Funding is now available for Recycling and Clean Energy projects under the $1.3 billion Modern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI).

Melbourne-based supplier of equipment and materials, Result Group, has joined GS1 Australia as a Strategic Alliance Partner to help drive its growth in the Australian market.

Applications for project funding are now open for Australian food and beverage manufacturers as part of federal government’s $1.3 billion Modern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI).

Australia's Andrew Donald Design Engineering has shipped the second of three specialist inspection machines to prefilled injector manufacturer ApiJect Systems Corp to accelerate the delivery of Covid-19 vaccines.

Pact Group has defined its platforms for growth and repositioned its brand under the banner Leading the Circular Economy. Lindy Hughson sat down with CEO Sanjay Dayal to unpack what this means.

PKN’s next issue for 2021 is bursting with stories of how the packaging industry is making positive changes with active and intelligent packaging; track and trace technology; and with robotics and automation.

A coalition of companies with a shared vision to close the loop on soft plastics have produced the country’s first ever soft plastic food wrapper made with recycled content for the KitKat brand of chocolate bars. PKN spoke to key players.

Unilever cuts the word ‘normal’ from its beauty and personal care brands’ packaging and advertising for its new Positive Beauty campaign.

Marking the biggest acquisition in its history, Labelmakers Group has agreed to purchase Melbourne-based label printer, Rapid Labels, with April 2021 set as the implementation date.

Jamestrong celebrated 30 years and a 2.7 billion aerosol can production milestone at its Taree site last week. CEO Alex Commins says the company remains committed to manufacturing in regional towns.

The Australian government has launched its long-awaited National Plastics Plan, laying out strategies and clear (but not mandatory) targets to attack the issue of single-use plastics from all sides over the next decade.

BREAKING: Labelmakers Group has secured the rights for the worldwide patented RecuLiner technology for the ANZ region, creating a local circular solution for recycling glassine liner from pressure-sensitive labels that would otherwise go to landfill.

Pro-Pac saw its profit before tax rise by 0.9 per cent, on sales that fell by 6.6 per cent in the half year to December, although underlying profit before tax rose by a third to $11.7m.

Visy has pledged it will invest a further $2bn in Australian manufacturing over the next ten years, focusing on circular recycling solutions, which will bring its total investment in Australia to $11bn.

Australia’s first industry insight reports for the Save Food Packaging Design project as part of the Fight Food Waste CRC have been released by the Australian Institute of Packaging, in partnership with RMIT.

Orora achieved increased underlying earnings before interest and tax in all its businesses in the first half, on sales that rose 3 per cent in constant currency terms, with Australasia the best performer.