Detroit’s Big Three automakers are largely forgoing the traditional two-week summer break at their factories and speeding up production to meet buyers’ growing demand for new cars and trucks.
May 22, 2013 6:14PM
A huge fire has destroyed a Windsor, Ont. plastics recycling plant.
May 22, 2013 6:03PM
Brampton, Ont.-based rigid plastics packaging manufacturer Par-Pak Ltd. is about to be purchased by plastic tableware maker Waddington North America Inc., according to a report from Moody’s Investors Services.
May 22, 2013 5:31PM
Injection press manufacturer Sumitomo (SHI) Demag has named two new managing directors.
May 21, 2013 7:04PM
There are almost 300,000 unfilled private sector jobs out there and manufacturing is among the sectors with the highest number of vacancies, according to data compiled by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).
May 20, 2013 7:43PM
The Quebec government has tabled legislation which could impose a moratorium on exploration for shale gas in the St. Lawrence River valley during the next five years.
May 19, 2013 7:56PM
Material supplier LyondellBasell is shutting down a high density polyethylene (HDPE) unit in Wesseling, Germany in the third quarter of 2013.
May 18, 2013 7:27PM
Specialty chemicals maker Borealis reported a fall of 56 per cent in first quarter 2013 net profits compared to the same period last year – but also said that the Q1 2013 profits had come in above expectations.
May 17, 2013 6:24PM
The Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) has announced the date, location and theme for its 43rd annual Automotive Innovation Awards Gala.
May 16, 2013 12:19AM
India’s largest plastics trade show, PlastIndia, is moving to a new location.
May 15, 2013 11:59PM