Canadian Plastics

Robots & Automation

April 26, 2019 News

Sepro Mexico expands sales and service organization

by Canadian Plastics

The France-based robotic automation maker is also integrating its Mexican operations more closely with its recently expanded North American hub in the U.S.  

April 10, 2019 News

Automate trade show moving to Detroit in 2021

by Canadian Plastics

Currently held in Chicago, North America’s largest automation show is moving to “Motor City” to accommodate rapid growth.

February 15, 2019 News

Kevin Barker named as new president of Beckhoff Automation LLC

by Canadian Plastics

Industry veteran Barker will manage the operations of Beckhoff’s American subsidiary.

January 18, 2019 News

Hahn opens plastics automation site in Connecticut

by Canadian Plastics

The company will be a manufacturing plant for GeKu and Waldorf Technik products in the U.S., and will import, stock, integrate, and distribute products from Wemo.

November 20, 2018 News

Barnes Group acquires end-of-arm tooling maker Gimatic srl

by Canadian Plastics

Italy-based Gimatic will operate as a business unit within Barnes Group’s industrial segment.

October 26, 2018 News

German automation supplier Hahn Group buys Rethink Robotics technology

by Canadian Plastics

Hahn has acquired all of the patents and trademarks from Boston-based Rethink, the collaborative robot maker that closed its doors in early October.

October 17, 2018 News

Sepro closing in on another record sales year

by Canadian Plastics

The France-based robotic automation maker is also nearing the end of an 11 million euro expansion plan, to expand facilities in the U.S. and France, that was launched in May 2017.

September 2, 2018 News

Beckhoff Automation opens office in Laval, Que.

by Canadian Plastics

The new office is designed to strengthen the company’s Canadian presence and boost local sales and support for its customers in the Greater Montreal region.