A bit about us

San Miguel Yamamura Australasia or SMYA is an established leader in packaging and contract wine filling in Australia and New Zealand.

SMYA started as Cospak Pty Ltd over 40 years ago.  Today, the company is a joint venture between two packaging leaders, San Miguel Corporation of the Philippines and Nihon Yamamura Glass of  Japan.  SMYA is headquartered in Sydney and is present in all the major states across Australia and in Auckland, New Zealand.

SMYA, a collective packaging specialist is composed of the synergies between:

Cospak Group

Provides total packaging solutions throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia, offering a comprehensive range of quality products in glass, plastics, metal, paper and flexibles.

Our local plants and facilities coupled with extensive manufacturing capabilities from our parent company San Miguel Yamamura Packaging Corporation provide Cospak the capacity to supply market leaders in the wine, beverage, food, chemical, personal care & pharmaceutical industries.

Vinocor

Leading Australasian wine cork group Vinocor was commissioned in South Australia and became fully operational in 2003 following more than 15 years of leading supply in both quality and quantity.

Vinocor offers technical support, inventory management, stock control, traceability, processing and above all, Total Quality Management.

Barossa Bottling Services

Barossa Bottling Services is a specialist contract wine bottling and packaging facility servicing artisan wineries in the Barossa, Eden and Clare Valley, Adelaide Hills and the Riverland.

BBS prides itself on it’s 100% commitment to quality control and delivering the best possible finished product for it’s customers.

Portavin Integrated Wine Services

Providing contract bottling for over 800 wineries, Portavin is a Australia’s leading wine services supplier.

With three decades of experience and five sites conveniently located close to transport hubs across Australia, we take the hassle out of getting your wine packaged and to market by offering you a complete tank-to-shelf solution.

Endeavour Glass

At Endeavour Glass, we aim to be your helping hand, finding you the packaging containers that are most suitable to your products.

We believe that with our ability to serve nationwide and on the strength of strong personal relationships with our customer base, we are on our pathway to become New Zealand’s most favoured stop for glass products.

Best Bottlers

A wine filling, packaging and distribution specialist, Best Bottlers can cater to every and any aspect of your wine packaging requirements.

Our customers come first, that’s why Best Bottlers cares on building and maintaining strong relationships, foster long term partnerships and maximise value for our clients.

Executive Board

The Executive Board is led by Ferdie Tumpalan as Chairman (far right) and composed of (left to right) Rene Cabrera, Elizabeth Mercado, Nathan Cameron, Ross Sinclair and Yuki Uetaka.

Management Team

  • Rene Cabrera
    Rene Cabrera Managing Director
  • Ross Sinclair
    Ross Sinclair Chief Operating Officer
  • Nathan Cameron
    Nathan Cameron CFO and GM for Corporate Services