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Magna to acquire BOCO Group

In a bid to increase its capacity to make automotive latches, hinges, and other closure components, automotive parts supplier Magna International Inc. has purchased the BOCO Group of Companies. » Read More

Global packaging market to exceed $1 trillion by 2026: report

Aided by bold new packaging designs, the global packaging market is set to rise at a compound annual growth rate of 3.8% from US$806.3 billion in 2016 to more than US$1 trillion in 2026, a new report is forecasting. » Read More

Ontario cancels 1,000 megawatts of new wind and solar projects

In a bid to help offset rising electricity rates in the province, Ontario’s Liberal government is cancelling plans to sign contracts for up to 1,000 megawatts of power from solar, wind, and other renewable energy sources. » Read More

SPE awards Noel Tessier for thermoforming technology accomplishments

Tessier, a founding director of Attleboro, Mass.-based thermoforming tooling materials supplier CMT Materials Inc., is a materials scientist with over 35 years of experience in the research and development of composite materials. » Read More
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From aerospace engineering to high finance to plastics packaging is quite the career arc. But when Amir Karim returned to Quebec and joined family-owned Polykar Industries after a successful stint on Wall Street, he didn’t know his best business days were still to come; or that his career trajectory would propel him into the ranks of the elite, as the Canadian Plastics Industry Association’s 2016 Leader of the Year. » Read More
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The Book on plastics

When it comes to running Peterborough, Ont.-based custom molder G.B. Book Plastics Ltd., the brother/sister team of Bill Book and Cathy Cremers has always been on the same page. » Read More
Windsor Mold

International Conference on Automotive Technology

October 13 - October 14, 2016
Location: Knoxville, Tenn. » Read More

K 2016

October 19 - October 26, 2016
Location: Dusseldorf, Germany » Read More

Windsor Mold Expo

October 19, 2016
Location: Windsor, ON » Read More