keyboard_arrow_upShifts in containerboard supply affects Mpact
keyboard_arrow_downShifts in containerboard supply affects Mpact

Mpact released a trading statement on 23 May 2016. The company’s shareholders were advised that its basic earnings per share (EPS) and headline earnings per share (HEPS) for the six months ending 30 June 2016 are expected to be at least 20 percent lower than the EPS and HEPS for the six months ended 30 June 2015.

keyboard_arrow_upCompetition Commission raids offices of suppliers of packaging paper
keyboard_arrow_downCompetition Commission raids offices of suppliers of packaging paper

On 26 May 2016, the Competition Commission conducted a search and seizure operation at the Gauteng and Free State premises of New Era Packaging (New Era) and Mpact Limited (Mpact). This operation is conducted as part of an ongoing investigation into allegations of collusion involving the two firms.

keyboard_arrow_upShifts in containerboard supply affects Mpact
keyboard_arrow_downShifts in containerboard supply affects Mpact

Mpact released a trading statement on 23 May 2016. The company’s shareholders were advised that its basic earnings per share (EPS) and headline earnings per share (HEPS) for the six months ending 30 June 2016 are expected to be at least 20 percent lower than the EPS and HEPS for the six months ended 30 June 2015.

keyboard_arrow_upRalph von Veh hands over Mpact Corrugated leadership reigns
keyboard_arrow_downRalph von Veh hands over Mpact Corrugated leadership reigns

Mpact has appointed Johan Stumpf as MD of its corrugated business with effect from 1 January 2016. He succeeds Ralph von Veh, who is approaching retirement at age 63.

keyboard_arrow_upMpact integrated report for 2012 posted to shareholders
keyboard_arrow_downMpact integrated report for 2012 posted to shareholders

Mpact, a leading manufacturer of paper and plastics packaging, has announced that its integrated report for the year to end-December 2012 has been published and is available for shareholders and other stakeholders on the Mpact website. Its Annual General Meeting (AGM) is scheduled to takes place in Johannesburg on 11 June. The integrated report comprises the company’s 2012 sustainability review and the comprehensive annual financial statements.

keyboard_arrow_upMpact grows underlying operating profit
keyboard_arrow_downMpact grows underlying operating profit

Mpact, a manufacturer of paper and plastics packaging, has reported an increase in revenue of 10.9 per cent to R6.8 billion for the year ended 31 December 2012, its first full year as a listed company on the JSE.

keyboard_arrow_upMust-attend events at Propak Africa 2013
keyboard_arrow_downMust-attend events at Propak Africa 2013

Propak Africa, the largest and most successful packaging, food processing, plastics, printing and labelling exhibition on the African continent, opened its doors this morning and will be running until Friday, 15 March, at the Expo Centre, Nasrec, Johannesburg. Over 480 exhibitors across three halls (Halls 5, 6 and 7) are showcasing the latest machinery, equipment, products and services. It’s an absolutely must-attend event for everyone in the food, beverage, packaging and related industries.