Styrolution CEO Gualdoni stepping down, McQuade stepping upby Canadian Plastics
The CEO of Germany-based materials supplier Styrolution has stepped down.
Engel adds sales support to Quebec and Eastern Canadaby Canadian Plastics
Injection press maker Engel North America has increased its sales and support coverage to customers in Quebec and Eastern Canada with the addition of account manager Louis Corriveau.
Ontario manufacturing industries team up to address critical skills shortageby Canadian Plastics
Four manufacturing organizations have banded together to hire and train unemployed/underemployed youth in a bid to address a critical shortage of CNC machinists in Ontario.
Davis-Standard CEO Bob Preston to step downby Canadian Plastics
Extrusion equipment manufacturer Davis-Standard LLC is about to go on the hunt for a new CEO.
Todd Castile is DME’s new director of sales, Americasby Canadian Plastics
Mold technology provider DME Company has a new director of sales for the Americas.
Moldmaker Unique Tool adding new capital equipment, staffby Canadian Plastics
Windsor, Ont.-based moldmaker Unique Tool & Gauge is making a multi-million dollar capital equipment investment, and has also announced plans to hire at least 30 new workers.
SPE appoints Russell Broome as managing directorby Canadian Plastics
The Society of Plastic Engineers (SPE) has appointed industry veteran – and former SPE president – Russell Broome as its new managing director.
Engel’s automation group adds new staffby Canadian Plastics
York, Pa.-based injection molding machine supplier Engel North America has added five new staff members to its automation group.
Conair appoints new sales managersby Canadian Plastics
Auxiliary equipment supplier The Conair Group has appointed some well-known industry figures to its sales management team.
SPE looking for new managing directorby Canadian Plastics
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) is searching for a new managing director.
RJG strengthens its Canadian presenceby Canadian Plastics
Process control systems supplier RJG Inc., of Traverse City, Mich., has added staff to increase its presence in Canada.
Kevin Bell joins Hamilton Plastic Systemsby Canadian Plastics
Kevin Bell has joined Mississauga, Ont.-based auxiliary equipment supplier Hamilton Plastic Systems Ltd. as technical sales representative for Western Ontario.
VersaFlex boosts presence in Canada, U.S.by Canadian Plastics
VersaFlex Inc, a formulator and manufacturer of polyurea protective coatings, liners and sealants, is expanding its technical sales and service operations into regionally staffed units across Canada and the U.S.
PolyOne head Stephen Newlin to retireby Canadian Plastics
After eight years, Stephen Newlin is stepping down as head of material supplier PolyOne Corporation, to be replaced by Robert M. Patterson.
B.C. signs on to Canada Job Grantby Canadian Plastics
British Columbia is the latest province to sign a framework agreement with the federal government on the Canada Job Grant.
Husky making global organizational changes; Michael Urquhart to retireby Canadian Plastics
Husky Injection Molding Systems is making changes to its global organization, creating a new combined business unit dedicated to medical and specialty packaging; the company has also announced the retirement of long-time veteran Michael…
2014 budget gives boosts to exports, auto sector, and technical trainingby Canadian Plastics
The 2014 federal budget will provide Ontario’s battered manufacturing sector with more than $1 billion in spending over the next two years to help the auto industry and build a new bridge to the U.S. at Windsor, Ont.
Axel Plastics Research names new Canadian sales repby Canadian Plastics
Mold release and process aid additives maker Axel Plastics Research Laboratories Inc., headquartered in Woodside, N.Y., has named Larry Lambert as Midwest and Pacific Northwest regional sales manager, also responsible for the provinces of…
Skills gap top barrier to Canadian competitiveness: Chamber of Commerceby Canadian Plastics
Canada’s growing skills gap is the greatest impediment to business success, according to a new report from The Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
Feds add $1 million to skills training programby Canadian Plastics
The federal government is channeling another $1 million into a manufacturing skills training program aimed at filling skilled labor gaps in Canadian industry.