Rivapak is a purpose built, state-of-the-art onion packing facility located in Mannum, by the River Murray that provides colour vision onion grading and packing for its grower shareholders.
Established in 2000, Rivapak processes 15,000 tonnes of brown, red, mild and white onions per year for its grower shareholders. Rivapak has installed a modern highly flexible cold storage facility with a capacity in excess of 3 500 tonnes to enable onions to be supplied consistently for 12 months of the year.
Rivapak is a grower and wholesaler consortium with five shareholders and employs 40 people.
A pre-packing plant has also been installed which enables
the company to provide different requirements to the supermarket trade.