News by: Open Innovation West

Catch of the Day - $20m Warehouse Automation

DATE: 12 Jan, 2017 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Catch of the Day unveiled their $20M warehouse automation in Truganina in 2014, dramatically streamlining and improving their logistics operations.

Expressions of Interest-The FIAL Project Fund

DATE: 31 Aug, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Food and Innovation Australia Ltd (FIAL) is calling for applications to access a $1.4 million fund that aims to boost competitiveness and productivity in the food and agribusiness sector.

Western Distributor - Good News for Local Business

DATE: 10 Aug, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting Victorian businesses and jobs with a minimum local content requirement for the construction of Melbourne's much needed second river crossing.

Open Innovation West eNewsletter #5

DATE: 05 Aug, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Open Innovation West updates manufacturers and supply chains in Melbourne's west on news, events, good news stories and more via the OIW eNewsletter.

Downer - Building a Globally Competitive SME Sector for Victoria

DATE: 19 Jul, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Downers industry discussion paper, 'Building a globally competitive SME sector for Victoria', is the result of a state-wide supplier engagement initiative.

Innovation is the lifeblood of business - where do you sit?

DATE: 13 Jul, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Following a recent series of workshops with Roger La Salle from Matrix Thinking, a number of CEOs took the below innovation self-analysis survey back to their offices and ran it past their staff. The results were surprising!

Grant Caps Off Manufacturing Jobs in Melbourne's West

DATE: 08 Jul, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

West Footscray based manufacturer Guala Closures will invest in new state of the art equipment, create 12 new jobs and boost its exports thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government.

Success Story: Class Plastics partnership with The Product Makers

DATE: 01 Jul, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Established in 1990 and celebrating 25 years this year, Class Plastics in Truganina is a market leader in manufacturing and delivering high quality and innovative packaging solutions throughout Australia.

Funding Boost for Manufacturing Jobs in Melbourne's west

DATE: 30 Jun, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Ravenhall based manufacturer Fitmycar will enhance its facilities, create five new jobs and boost its exports by more than $1 million thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government.

Opportunities - Industry Capability Network (ICN)

DATE: 28 Jun, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Joining ICN Gateway connects businesses with buyers and suppliers, and provides access to opportunities all over Victoria, Australia and New Zealand.