Focus on Out of Home

Bizcommunity has over 400 industry contributors and we always welcome further contributions and contributors.

Fire at Astrapak's East Rand plastics facility

A fire broke out at packaging company Astrapak's (APK) East Rand Plastics facility in Brakpan on Tuesday afternoon‚ 8 January 2013, the company said in a statement.
"Whilst it is too early to fully assess the damage or impact of the fire we can confirm that both production and supply will be affected. As far as we can establish‚ there have been no injuries‚" it said.

The company will issue a further statement in this regard once it has had the opportunity to fully assess the situation.

Astrapak's share price closed up 9 cents‚ or 1.26% at 721 cents on the JSE.

Posted on 9 Jan 2013 14:51


I-Net Bridge
For more than two decades, I-Net Bridge has been one of South Africa’s preferred electronic providers of innovative solutions, data of the highest calibre, reliable platforms and excellent supporting systems. Our products include workstations, web applications and data feeds packaged with in-depth news and powerful analytical tools empowering clients to make meaningful decisions.

We pride ourselves on our wide variety of in-house skills, encompassing multiple platforms and applications. These skills enable us to not only function as a first class facility, but also design, implement and support all our client needs at a level that confirms I-Net Bridge a leader in its field.
Go to: