Auxiliary equipment supplier Maguire Products Inc. has appointed Frank Kavanagh as vice president of global sales.
Sep 10, 2014 12:40PM
Chemical giant Dow Chemical Company has made a series of executive leadership appointments, some of which will impact its plastics packaging and specialty plastics businesses.
Sep 9, 2014 1:33PM
Led by motors vehicles and parts, Canada’s merchandise exports grew by 1.4% in July, while imports edged down 0.3%, according to Statistics Canada.
Sep 8, 2014 1:31PM
In a move designed to fund the growth of its flexible packaging segment, packaging supplier Bemis Co. Inc. is selling off its pressure sensitive materials business to private equity firm Platinum Equity LLC for US$170 million.
Sep 8, 2014 11:38AM
The Beatles sang “It was 20 years ago today” back in the 60s, turning 20th anniversaries into big deals ever since.
Sep 8, 2014 12:01AM
Nova Scotia has said no to fracking.
Sep 6, 2014 1:50PM
Chemical maker Solvay SA is buying a performance polymers business from Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. for US$220 million to expand its offering of lightweight plastics for replacing heavier metal parts in cars.
Sep 5, 2014 11:47AM
ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. has completed its purchase of Germany-based M+W Process Automation.
Sep 3, 2014 1:51PM
There’s a new PVC compounds producer in Europe, as Ineos Compounds and Doeflex Compounding UK have agreed to combine their respective PVC compounding businesses.
Sep 3, 2014 11:19AM
A. Schulman Inc., a supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins, has acquired Melbourne, Australia-based plastic compound maker Compco Pty. Ltd. for US$6.7 million in cash.
Sep 3, 2014 11:04AM