Welcome to Mpact, a leading producer of rigid plastic packaging and cling film in southern Africa. At Mpact, we are passionate about our products, the people we connect with, and preserving our natural resources. We are committed to meeting customer expectations, providing a safe working environment, act as a responsible employer and achieving sustainable profitable growth by focussing on business excellence.
Divided into four distinct divisions and operating out of eight production centres across the country, we provide high-quality packaging for the food, beverage, personal care, home care, pharmaceutical, agricultural and retail markets.
We have invested extensively in our manufacturing capabilities as well as our skilled workforce to ensure our products are globally competitive in every way. Our design studios are equipped with state-of-the-art technologies, which enable us to create new and exciting product designs.
Most of our operations are ISO 9001 and FSSC 22 000 compliant and certified. Versapak in the Western Cape & Roodekop is also British Retail Consortium (BRC) certified. Mpact Plastics is a keen participant in sustainability initiatives driven by Plastics SA and Packaging SA, and is a member of Petco, Polyco, SAVA and the Polystyrene Packaging Council.
Our operations include:
Mpact Wadeville that produces PET preforms, bottles, jars and closures
Mpact Pinetown and Atlantis that produces packaging for Fast Moving Consumer Goods
Mpact Versapak, producing trays and film
Mpact Plastic Containers, producing large containers and returnable transit packaging
To access the Mpact divisional profile
PET PREFORMS, BOTTLES, JARS AND CLOSURES
Our production centre in Wadeville, Gauteng, is South Africa's primary PET converter. We make PET preforms, bottles, wide-mouth jars and closures for the food, beverage and household chemical markets. This production centre is also a market leader when it comes to hot-fill technology for PET bottles and houses a state-of-the-art compression moulding facility, making more than 1.3 billion beverage closures a year.
PACKAGING FOR FAST MOVING CONSUMER GOODS
With the capability of offering all major rigid plastics converting technologies, our KZN and Western Cape based FMCG plants offer a wide range of rigid plastic products, including jars, bottles and closures for a wide range of industries, including pharmaceutical, chemical, food, home care, personal care and retail markets. We place the emphasis on producing innovative, high quality and cost-effective packaging solutions.
The blow moulding process
The injection moulding process
The single stage injection stretch blow moulding process
The two stage injection stretch blow moulding process
TRAYS AND CLING FILM
Mpact Versapak offers a wide range of branded packaging, including PET and polystyrene trays, expanded polystyrene packaging and cling film for both the local and international FMCG, fast food, fresh food, beverage and agricultural sectors. We operate from the Western Cape and Gauteng and distribute our products through an extensive countrywide network. Under our BRC accreditation, we are committed and regulated to only use accredited raw materials that are safe for direct food contact.
LARGE PLASTIC CONTAINERS & RETURNABLE TRANSIT PACKAGING
Mpact Plastic Containers specialises in Returnable Transit Packaging. Our wide range of plastic containers such as plastic jumbo bins, wheelie bins and crates are used in the agriculture, bottling, environmental, fresh-produce retail and materials-handling industries. This business operates out of our Atlantis production centre, as well as the Brits facility in Gauteng.