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Berry Group buys film maker Clopay Plastics

Headquartered in Ohio, Clopay Plastics manufactures specialty plastic films for hygienic, health care, and industrial products.

TricorBraun buys B.C.-based flexible packager Taipak

The purchase is TricorBraun’s first move into the flexible packaging industry.

Kautex opens new assembly hall in Germany

The plant, which officially opened on Nov. 9, will be used mainly for the assembly of the company's KBB-series all-electric packaging machines as well as KSB machines for blow molding applications in the automotive industry.

Ampacet launches new colour production line in Luxembourg

The new line will also create a minimum of six new jobs; Ampacet Europe currently employs 570 people, including 170 in Luxembourg.
Special Reports 
Special Reports

DMS executive gets the Red Carpet treatment in Georgia

Mike Hicks, vice president of Windsor, Ont.-based mold component supplier DMS Components, spent four memorable days as a guest at the invitation-only Red Carpet Tour in April 2017, an event designed to showcase the state of Georgia's attractiveness for new business investment. » Read More
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Terry Elliott: 2017 CPIA Leader of the Year

Terry Elliott has spent over 30 years in Canada’s plastics industry, rising from the chemistry lab to sales and management positions to his current job as president of Scepter, while doing enough volunteer work along the way to fill a second career. In both areas, he’s used his team management techniques to improve organizational health. But for all his strategizing, he didn’t see the Leader of the Year award coming. » Read More
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CTMA Plant Tour & Dinner

Nov. 29, 2017
Location: Wallaceburg, Ont.
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Plastics Recycling 2018

Feb. 19-21, 2018
Location: Nashville, Tenn.
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