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December 12, 2009 News

IPL to review strategic objectives

by Canadian Plastics

Custom molder IPL Inc. has begun a strategic review of future strategic objectives and possible growth opportu…

December 7, 2009 News

Tony Rodrigues heads Piovan Canada

by Canadian Plastics

Tony Rodrigues has joined Piovan Canada Ltd., Mississauga, Ont., as CEO and director.

November 20, 2009 News

Onex to offer IPO for Husky: report

by Canadian Plastics

Canadian private equity firm Onex Corp. is expected to sell shares of Husky Injection Molding Systems.

November 19, 2009 News

CAMM raising funds with mold plaques

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Association of Mold Makers (CAMM) is now selling mold plaques to its members, as well as servic…

November 16, 2009 News

Reifenhauser moves U.S. headquarters

by Canadian Plastics

On the heels of its merger with Kiefel, extrusion line manufacturer Reifenhauser Inc. is moving from Ipswich, …

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

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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

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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.