October 23, 2010 News

Bunting Magnetics launches UK-based sales centre

by Canadian Plastics

Magnetic separation systems and material handling equipment supplier Bunting Magnetics Co. is launching a ne…

October 18, 2010 News

After good performance, SABIC may restructure plastic unit loan

by Canadian Plastics

Petrochemical maker SABIC Basic Industries Corp. is considering restructuring the loans held by its SABIC In…

October 7, 2010 News

People Progress (October 07, 2010)

by Canadian Plastics

Equipment representative Auxiplast Inc., of Ste-Julie, Que., has added three more people to its staff. John Sp…

July 23, 2010 News

Mocon expands into bigger headquarters

by Canadian Plastics

Testing equipment manufacturer Mocon Inc. has moved, upsizing its corporate headquarters within the city of Mi…

July 16, 2010 News

Stanmech new rep for air flow equipment maker in Ont., Que.

by Canadian Plastics

Heat application specialist Stanmech Technologies Inc. has been named the exclusive distributor for compress…

July 10, 2010 News

CHILLERS: The RACE to replace R-22

by Canadian Plastics

For chiller manufacturers, 2010 represents the dawning of a new age: effective January 1, the industry’s mos…

June 15, 2010 News

Barway to rep Axmann Conveying Systems in Ont., Que., Maritimes

by Canadian Plastics

Barway Plastics Equipment Inc. has been named the new sales representative for Axmann Conveying Systems for ea…

June 6, 2010 News

European equipment makers Maag Pump, Automatik Plastics merging

by Canadian Plastics

Europe-based equipment manufacturers Maag Pump Systems and Automatik Plastics Machinery are merging to create …

June 4, 2010 News

Cereplast, Xaloy invest in Thailand

by Canadian Plastics

Two players in North America’s plastics industry are strengthening roots in Thailand.

June 3, 2010 News

Dryers: The latest efficiencies

by Canadian Plastics

If you were forced to sympathize with one plastics machinery manufacturing segment in particular during this…

May 22, 2010 News

Chillers: Think plant-wide for energy savings

by Canadian Plastics

When it comes to saving energy with chillers, it’s important to realize one thing from the start: treat it l…

May 6, 2010 News

Novatec drops dual-flow dryers lawsuit: Conair

by Canadian Plastics

The battle between two heavy hitters in the auxiliary equipment world appears to be over.

April 21, 2010 News

ABB Robotics signs Axium as channel partner

by Canadian Plastics

Robotics manufacturer Axium Inc. has been selected by ABB Robotics as their strategic channel partner for mi…

April 7, 2010 News

People Progress… (April 07, 2010)

by Canadian Plastics

Hamilton Avtec Inc., a Mississauga, Ont.-based manufacturer of material handling equipment, has appointed Al W…

March 29, 2010 News

ATS Automation buys German healthcare assembly systems manufacturer

by Canadian Plastics

ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. has acquired the Sortimat Group, a manufacturer of specialized assembly sy…

February 20, 2010 News

Register now for Canadian Pavilion at K Show

by Canadian Plastics

Messe Dusseldorf (Canada) is now offering full-service exhibition spaces in the Canadian Pavilion, for Canadia…

February 13, 2010 News


by Canadian Plastics

That font of knowledge known as “Wikipedia” defines plastic recycling as the process of recovering scrap or wa…

January 22, 2010 News

Auxiliary equipment maker K-Tron sold to coffin manufacturer

by Canadian Plastics

In one of the odder couplings of recent years, Hillenbrand Inc., a provider of caskets for the funeral home in…

January 17, 2010 News

Motan and Colortronic businesses to merge in Europe

by Canadian Plastics

Motan, Colortronic and Colortronic Systems, all three members of the Ralf Schneider Group of Konstanz, Germa…

December 31, 2009 News

Pelletron expands into Germany

by Canadian Plastics

Raw material handling equipment supplier Pelletron Corporation has established a sales company in Germany.