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8 December 2014

Nampak teams with school for sustainable food programme

Plastic milk bottle specialist Nampak Plastics has joined with Ousedale School, Newport Pagnell, to take part in the Fresher for Longer education programme Fresher for Longer, a new initiative launching this upcoming academic year, will educate secondary school students, their schools and parents to source, store, cook and dispose of food in an energy-efficient and environmentally responsible way. Read more +
21 November 2014

Rest of Africa operations drive earnings growth

Nampak Limited, Africa’s leading diversified packaging manufacturer, announces its results for the financial year to 30 September 2014.
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6 November 2014

Nampak Flexible gains competitive advantage through R40m investment

Nampak Flexible has invested R40-million in a new W&H Heliostar SL 10 gravure printer – the first of its kind in sub-Saharan Africa – in a bid to gain competitive advantage in a sector that is butting heads with imports. Read more +
23 October 2014

Nampak supports Student Gold Pack focus on waste management and recycling

Robyn Schäfer, an Institute of Packaging South Africa (IPSA, [Status]) Packaging Technology student from the Western Cape, has been awarded the Nampak Special Mention Prize at the 2014 Student Gold Pack competition run by IPSA. The awards ceremony was held on Tuesday 21 October, in Cape Town, at the Two Oceans Aquarium. Read more +
6 October 2014

Energy-efficient glass furnace opens

Friday, 3 October 2014: Nampak’s new energy-efficient glass furnace was officially opened in Roodekop, Gauteng today by South Africa’s Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies, and Nampak’s Chief Executive Officer, André de Ruyter.
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29 September 2014

The Infini bottle is the cream of the crop

Nampak Plastics, the UK’s leading producer of plastic milk bottles, has triumphed at this year’s Farm Business Cream Awards for Packaging Innovation, with its multi-award-winning Infini bottle. The prestigious dairy industry awards were held last week at Birmingham’s National Motorcycle museum. Read more +
17 September 2014

Nampak is the AfriStar of the show

Nampak was the star of the show at the recent AfriStar Awards. Read more +
16 September 2014

The Red Zone interviews André de Ruyter, Nampak CEO, about the role of packaging beyond marketing.

Nampak CEO, André de Ruyter, was recently interviewed by The Red Zone’s Jeremy Maggs to discuss the role of packaging beyond marketing and the type of challenges which the industry is facing.
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15 September 2014

Nampak Limited - Presentations and Investor Site Visits

Nampak made presentations and hosted a number of investors and analysts at certain of its operations in Gauteng on 10 September 2014. Read more +
1 September 2014

Spring clean South Africa through recycling for sustainable change

In September, waste could help develop communities through entrepreneurship, advance education, support local talent through performing arts and conserve the environment, with the first annual Recycling for South Africa initiative, taking place from Monday, 1 to Friday, 19 September in communities around Gauteng. Read more +
29 August 2014

Nampak CEO set to ramp up African assets

André de Ruyter, newly appointed CEO of Nampak, has outlined further growth opportunities in Africa. Read more +
22 August 2014

Nampak Malawi wins trophy for best input supplier trophy

Nampak Malawi won the best input supplier at the 11th Agriculture Fair which was held between 28th and 30th August 2014 at the Chichiri Trade Fair Grounds in Blantyre. Read more +
15 August 2014

Nampak – packaging for the better good

Many people are under the impression that packaging is a major contributor to the waste stream in SA. This isn’t the case. In fact, the total waste to landfill is 107 million tons, of which packaging accounts for just 1.82 million tons or 2% (the average for developing nations is 3%, [Status]). Read more +
11 August 2014

Nampak Malawi donates factory machines to Teveta

Against the background of improvements in technology and increased investment in the spare parts manufacturing and repairing industry in the country, Nampak Malawi was able to donate three disused machines to Technical, Entrepreneurial and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TEVETA, [Status]). Read more +
1 August 2014

Nampak Malawi shows support for the Tessam squad

During the month of August, Nampak Malawi donated sports equipment worth K2.6 million (about $6 789, [Status]) to the Tertiary Education Students Sports Association of Malawi (Tessam, [Status]). Nampak Malawi presented the donation to Tessam officials at Malawi College of Medicine’s Sports Complex. Among the equipment donated were uniforms, balls and soccer boots. Read more +
15 July 2014

Nampak Plastics gets a ticking for responsible behaviour

Nampak Plastics in the UK has been awarded a ‘Big Tick’ at the Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Awards for its Infini HDPE milk bottles. Read more +
11 July 2014

Nampak Targets Africa Deals as Consumers Turn to Packages

Nampak Ltd. (NPK, [Status]), Africa’s biggest maker of beverage cans, plans to expand in Nigeria through acquisitions that may exceed its largest takeover deal to counter slowing growth in its main South African market. Read more +
10 July 2014

Nampak Tissue chooses TLC for Twinsaver

Nampak Tissue chose TLC to promote awareness about products in its Twinsaver range. Primedia Unlimited’s TLC made consumers aware of a Mother’s Day competition being run by Twinsaver through DSTV. Read more +
9 June 2014

Driving innovative waste practises in South Africa

Like packaging, which preserves and protects products, Nampak preserves and protects the environment against the impact of packaging manufacture and waste. Read more +
30 May 2014

Nampak wins international WorldStar Awards.

Innovation and differentiation are the key elements in staying ahead in the increasingly competitive packaging industry. Nampak, Africa’s largest packaging manufacturer, continues to offer innovative solutions for its customers, demonstrating their commitment providing value to and improving customer’s brands. This commitment to innovation was recognized by the World Packaging Organisation by winning several international WorldStar packaging awards. Read more +
28 May 2014

Nampak continues to benefit from Africa Investments

Nampak today released its interim results for the six months ended 31 March 2014. Read more +
19 May 2014

Infini bottle reaps international awards success

Nampak Plastics, has triumphed at the international DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation, winning silver in the Packaging Innovation category for its multi-award-winning Infini bottle. Read more +
11 April 2014

Keeping the Kruger National Park picture perfect

The Kruger National Park (KNP, [Status]) is one of South Africa’s most sought after safari destinations and is frequented by many local and overseas visitors who want to enjoy a unique South African experience. Read more +
4 April 2014

Perfect packaging for the Cape's perfect produce

NAMPAK Rigid Plastics, Africa’s largest and most diversified rigid plastics packaging company, provides the agricultural sector with a diverse range of packaging options. Read more +
3 April 2014

Nampak scoops top prize at the Sustainable City Awards

Nampak Plastics, the UK’s leading producer of plastic milk bottles excelled at The Sustainable City Awards last Thursday, winning the overall Sir Peter Parker Award for sustainable business leadership. Nampak’s multi-award winning Infini bottle was also highly commended in the Responsible Waste Management category. Read more +
2 April 2014

Nampak Flexible helps Kellogg’s give cereal a facelift

Innovation and speed to market gives Nampak Flexible, Africa’s leading flexible packaging company, the competitive edge. Never was this more true than when Kellogg’s, the giant USA breakfast cereal company decided to introduce cereal in flexible quad seal bags. Read more +
26 March 2014

Infini bottle reaches new heights

Nampak Plastics, the UK’s leading producer of plastic milk bottles based in Newport Pagnell, has announced that sales of its multi-award-winning Infini bottle have reached the 500 million mark. Read more +
24 March 2014

Orange River Project - Update

On 10 December 2013, 33-year-old Capetonian, Ray Chaplin became the first person to riverboard the entire 2,400km length of the Orange River, South Africa’s longest river, from source to sea all in the name of raising awareness of South Africa’s’ water quality and the volume of litter along the river. This is the 2nd longest river boarding expedition in the world to date and the longest on a production riverboard in Africa. Read more +
3 March 2014

Flexible packaging guarantees a more competitive edge for food and beverage manufactures in Africa

Flexible is the future of packaging. Read more +
26 February 2014

Nampak establishes Nampak Bevcan Nigeria

As part of Nampak’s continuing strategy of expanding its African footprint, the company today announced that it had acquired ownership of the Alucan beverage can plant in Agbara, Nigeria. Read more +
24 February 2014

Personalised Marketing - The Share a Coke Story

Early last year, Coca-Cola invited consumers in 32 European countries to Share a Coke by addressing them personally on-pack. Now the campaign is being repeated in South Africa, although clearly not on quite the same massive scale! Comparable numbers here are over 600 names printed during the campaign period from September 2013 to February 2014. Read more +
21 February 2014

Nampak opens new plastic closures line in Lagos, Nigeria

Nampak has commissioned a new plastic closures line in Lagos, Nigeria. Nampak South Africa has a long-standing strategic partnership with Bericap, Germany who agreed to extend the manufacturing licence to include Nampak Nigeria. Read more +
18 February 2014

Twinsaver Hits The Road With Brandyourcar.Com

This year’s ‘back to school’ campaign sees Twinsaver moms driving their brandyourcar.com branded vehicles to and from school to create awareness and drive the new ‘Rock your Schoolbag’ design competition. Read more +
7 February 2014

Unique wine brands demand tailored packaging

Against the backdrop of one of the world’s most vibrant and productive wine industries, South African wine packaging has an ever-growing list of brand requirements to meet. Read more +

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