Submissions are now open for the 2013 APPMA Awards of Excellence. Designed to recognise innovative and outstanding packaging and processing solutions, the awards will be announed at AUSPACK PLUS 2013.
Aluminium foil tray manufacturer Confoil recently received a Worksafe Award for Employer Excellence at the Worksafe Victoria annual awards.
A dust suppression solution has won Tecpro Australia and the University of Wollongong the Australian Bulk Handling Review Award for Dust Control, Technology, Application or Practice.
PerfoTec has been awarded the Green Tulip (Groene Tulp) Award at the Accenture Innovation Awards in the Netherlands. The company was presented the award on 8 November.
The dairy industry's 'best of the best' were announced at Dairy Australia's Australian Grand Dairy Awards, with Lion Dairy & Drinks and Bulla Dairy Foods being awarded Grand Champions of the Cheese and Dairy categories respectively.
Submissions are now being accepted for the APPMA 2013 Scholarship, which gives a packaging engineer the opportunity to complete a Diploma in Packaging Technology.
Yealands Estate, from New Zealand’s Marlborough region, has been recognised as the Most Sustainable Medium Business at the International Green Awards.
The Australian Waste & Recycling Expo Innovation Awards will reward forward-thinking waste and recycling innovations. The awards will celebrate products and projects that strive to perform beyond what is considered achievable.
Nancy Malik, a University of Technology Industrial Design student, has been announced as the winner of the AIP Scholarship as part of the 2012 Cormack Innovation Awards.
Macleay River Meats, which trades at Eversons Food Processors, has won the 2012 Prime Minister’s Water Wise Award. The award was presented at the savewater! awards gala dinner on 26 October.
Krones AG has been awarded the Bavarian Energy Prize for 2012. The company was presented with the award on 18 October for its energy-efficient EquiTherm brewing system.
The Linx CJ400 continuous ink jet printer was named the Most Innovative Processing or Packaging Machine at the PPMA Group Industry Awards in Birmingham in September.
The People’s Republic of China has officially recognised the Napa Valley with Geographic Indication (GI) status, making it the first region outside of China to be recognised with the designation.
Easy Keg was awarded the $25,000 RMIT University First Prize and the $5000 The Litmus Group Environmental Sustainability Award as part of RMIT’s 2012 Business Plan Competition.
Thinking of nominating someone for the Australian Supply Chain & Logistics Awards? Well, it’s time to stop thinking and start doing: nominations close on 14 September.