One51’s €8m plastics plant

Investment in Protech, a Cork-based food packaging plant, created 25 jobs

2nd October, 2016
Alan Walsh, chief executive, One51; Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed, and Donagh Murphy, director of operations, Protech, at the new plant Picture:Justin Farrelly

Company: One51

Done deal:€8 million Protech investment

The clincher:“Last year’s acquisition of the Canadian plastics firm IPL was transformative . . . It is that technology transfer which allows us to open one of the most modern packaging plants of its kind anywhere in Europe” - Alan Walsh, group chief executive, One51

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