A specialist in moulding and plastic packaging formation technologies, Astrapak Group’s interim results from continued operations for six months reflect an increase in revenue.
Subsequent to a year of discussions, negotiations and planning, on 1 October, Uniprint announced its acquisition of Triumph Printing (Triumph), merging the Durban-based printing company with its packaging division. The deal was concluded after approval was received from the Competition Commission at the end of September.
The Health Products Association of South Africa (HPASA) has appointed Wayne Robinson as its director of scientific and regulatory affairs. In this new role, he will also act as spokesperson for the HPASA regarding all legislative matters.
Do you know what pollinates baobab flowers, which are big, white, and open at night? Bet you thought it was bats, but scientists have never seen bats visiting baobab flowers in southern Africa. There is a theory that both hawk moths and bats play a role in pollination. But local researchers need to find out if this is true.
Rotolabel saw a growth opportunity in the booklet industry with the increase in legislation and the need for more information on labels.