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November 16, 2009 News

New parts distributor for Husky

by Canadian Plastics

Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. has announced plans to contract out its parts distribution activities.

November 2, 2009 News

Rapid Granulator files for financial restructuring in Sweden

by Canadian Plastics

Citing slumping machinery sales, Sweden’s Rapid Granulator AB has filed for financial restructuring.

November 2, 2009 News

Conair begins online auxiliary equipment sales

by Canadian Plastics

Auxiliary equipment manufacturer The Conair Group, of Cranberry, Pa., has launched an online store for selli…

October 12, 2009 News

Husky opens mold refurbishment centre in Moscow

by Canadian Plastics

Husky Injection Molding Systems has opened a new facility in Moscow to provide local support in PET mold and h…

September 28, 2009 News

Windsor, Ont. shop breaks new ground with aluminum molds

by Canadian Plastics

Did you hear the one about the Windsor, Ont. toolmaker that has automakers and their Tier 1 suppliers knocking…

September 28, 2009 News

Preplanning the perfect relocation

by Canadian Plastics

Murphy’s Law – whatever can go wrong, will – is probably never truer than when applied to a …

September 21, 2009 News

Mold-Masters, ABBA Systems partner for preform molds

by Canadian Plastics

Hot runner and nozzle supplier Mold-Masters has partnered with ABBA Systems to sell complete PET preform mold …

September 14, 2009 News

Canadian moldmakers less optimistic than in U.S.: surveys

by Canadian Plastics

Canadian moldmakers appear less optimistic about business conditions at present and in the short term than do …

September 14, 2009 News

Husky opens Moscow facility

by Canadian Plastics

Husky Injection Molding Systems has opened a new facility in Moscow, Russia, designed to strengthen local su…

August 31, 2009 News

Nanotechnology: The next big thing to hit plastics

by Canadian Plastics

For many of us, nanotechnology is probably a bit like Einstein’s theory of relativity: we’ve hea…

August 31, 2009 News

Sumitomo Demag links with Sepro for robot supply

by Canadian Plastics

Injection machine supplier Sumitomo Demag has concluded an agreement with automation manufacturer Sepro Robo…

August 26, 2009 News

Reifenhuser buying Kiefel blown film business from Brckner

by Canadian Plastics

Germany-based film extrusion firm Reifenhäuser has acquired Kiefel’s blown film extrusion unit from…

August 24, 2009 News

Electrically conductive plastic set to give processors a jolt (August 24, 2009)

by Canadian Plastics

Most of us don’t think about our car battery until we have to replace it. And at that point that we real…

August 24, 2009 News

Nissei machines to be used at WorldSkills Competition in Calgary

by Canadian Plastics

Plastics machinery representative En-plas Inc, Toronto, has arranged for equipment to be available at the 40th…

July 27, 2009 News

Magna builds composites business and new seating systems plant

by Canadian Plastics

It’s been a busy week for Canadian auto parts manufacturer Magna International Inc.

July 27, 2009 News

Ross Anderson resigns as head of Milacron machinery unit

by Canadian Plastics

Ross Anderson has resigned as head of equipment supplier Milacron Inc.’s Machinery Technologies North Ame…

July 20, 2009 News

CANADIAN CASE STUDY: Making projects possible with the SR&ED program

by Canadian Plastics

In today’s tough economic climate, a penny saved probably equals at least two or three pennies earned.

July 20, 2009 News

European plastics society introduces ‘green’ standard for injection molding

by Canadian Plastics

Euromap 60, a new European solid industry standard designed to measure environmental friendliness in injecti…

January 1, 1999 Feature

Injection molder Poly-Nova rethinks and renovates to stay competitive

by Canadian Plastics

There’s no shortage of bad facelifts out there – seen Wayne Newton lately, for example? Poly-Nova Technologies LP is currently undergoing the right kind: the Guelph, Ont.-based custom injection molder has just completed the first…