Visy acquires Zenexus for undisclosed sum

Packaging and recycling company Visy has announced that it has acquired privately-owned hardware and storage products supplier Zenexus. The amount paid for Zenexus was not given, but Visy said it would add approximately $170 million to annual revenues, with the business and all 160 staff at Zenexus to be migrated into the Visy Retail Services…

Parliamentary committee on advanced manufacturing to hold public hearings this week

Public hearings for the ongoing federal parliamentary inquiry into advanced manufacturing will be held on Wednesday in Melbourne. The Developing Advanced Manufacturing in Australia inquiry by the House Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Resources was announced on February 15 and accepted written submissions until March 30.  It has a stated aim of “supporting Australian industry, creating…