Australia, November 2016

Foster Packaging Australia have joined forces with Omniverse Group to create a powerhouse packaging company - OMNIVERSE FOSTER PACKAGING GROUP.

After many years of successfully working together on a variety of projects, the two companies have decided to pool their resources, skills and expertise (over 75 years of combined experience) to create a company with a far greater international footprint, purchasing power, stock management and efficient supply chain logistics. We are able to offer a much broader variety of packaging types from flexible, rigid and shelf ready packaging as well as a range of off the shelf stock pouches.

Co-founders, Joe Foster, Brendan Yee, Regan Foster and Darren Brits have a shared vision which encapsulates the highest level of customer service and superior quality packaging. Current and future clients can be assured knowing that the company's focus will remain customer orientated, innovative and solution driven.

Australian owned, OMNIVERSE FOSTER PACKAGING GROUP boasts a dedicated manufacturing facility in Melbourne with an in-house laboratory for product testing and traceability. With our overseas factories supported by our international technical offices enables us to ensure we manufacture to Australian quality standards.

This stellar combination allows Omniverse Foster Packaging Group to offer a wide variety of packaging, filling and testing abilities as well as exceptional customer service.

This merger only affect the Australian office and Foster Packaging International in South Africa wlll be completely unchanged and will continue to offer the very best service packaging locally and internationally. >>


Omniverse Foster Packaging Group launched their recent merger in style at Spirit Station Pier in Port Melbourne on the 23rd November 2016.

The evening kicked off with delicious canapes and drinks followed by a presentation given by Brendan Yee and Joe Foster; highlighting the benefits and capabilities the merger brought to both Omniverse and Foster Packaging. The presentation emphasized the mutual respect that Joe and Brendan had always had for each other in the packaging world, both with inspiring stories of business growth and development. Their determination to create a difference in the world and their willingness to innovate alongside their technical team is causing great excitement for what the future holds for this dynamic team.

‘It was so exciting to meet someone with the same enthusiasm and passion for packaging. Someone else who looked at packaging more than just a piece of plastic.

Passion for packaging. Just like you guys here are passionate about the products you make. Be it muesli, sauces, taste profiles We are just as passionate about our packaging and are quite satisfied when the product ends up in the bin. We know its done its job.’ - Brendan Yee

Joined on stage by their co-directors in Darren Brits and Regan Foster and shareholder Lawrence Jaffe, they celebrated the exciting launch together with all of their colleagues, clients, friends and family.

The widened variety of capabilities for Omniverse Foster includes an extensive Research and Development facility which will incorporate a test pilot centre to ensure quality and consistency. The ability to produce handmade mock up samples which will assist businesses when presenting their goods to prospective clients. Fast turnarounds using digital printing will offer the option of getting products to market quickly, using local manufacturing with further investment into a wider range of equipment to follow. We will offer colour management across flexible and rigid packaging, creating dependable brand integrity and consistency across a variety of products.

Omniverse Foster Packaging will have a much larger International footprint with partners in USA and Europe and an office in China. Commitment to social responsibility will play an integral role in the company’s vision with great plans for the future.

The launch event was a huge success and left everyone feeling excited of the prospects of Omniverse Foster’s capabilities and offerings. The team were delighted to see so many people turn out to the event and we look forward to sharing our success with everyone.

‘We will make a difference in the packaging industry. In addition I truly believe that we can make a difference beyond the packaging industry and into peoples lives around the world.

We are supported by wonderful and dynamic team who share the same vision passion. The success of our business is not based on just us. but a direct result of the team that we surrounds us.’ - Joe Foster