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November 29, 2018

Davis-Standard buys thermoforming equipment maker TSL

Yakima, Wash.-based Thermoforming Systems LLC makes equipment for the North American food packaging industry.

Closure of GM’s Oshawa plant a big blow to Canadian supply industry: Unifor, APMA

Shuttering the Oshawa plant represents a loss of about 10 per cent of Canada’s auto parts industry, said APMA head Flavio Volpe.

Tooling vet Rich Oles is new president and CEO of Alba Enterprises

Oles’ former consulting company ROI Group has also been merged with Torrence, Calif.-based Alba to expand its product portfolio.

PET Technologies is making inroads in the U.S.

The Austrian blow molding machine maker has just sold a unit to its second American customer, pet industry provider Moderna Products.
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Special Reports

As sales go up, MAGUIRE CANADA doubles down on service

The Vaughan, Ont.-based auxiliary equipment supplier uses its crack service team – and backup service provider M.T. Innovations – to get the job done. » Read More
Special Reports

ADDITIVE METAL MANUFACTURING wants to make you more competitive

This Concord, Ont.-based engineering and design consulting firm is rewriting the book on mold heat removal. And it might just be the kick in the pants that Canada’s plastics processors need to start kicking butt globally. » Read More

Compounding World Forum

Dec. 4-6, 2018
Location: Coral Springs, Fla.
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SPE Ontario Christmas Dinner

Dec. 6, 2018
Location: Oakville, Ont.
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12th Annual Packaging Conference

Feb. 4-6, 2019
Location: Las Vegas
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