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December 18, 2018

Intertape Polymer acquires polyolefin fabric maker Maiweave

The deal is designed to expand Montreal-based Intertape Polymer’s woven business by giving it increased access to the U.S. market and a new facility in India.

Magna opens mechatronics center in China

The new engineering center will support the growing vehicle accessibility market in China.

French software company buying ERP supplier IQMS for $425 million

IQMS’s enterprise resource planning software is used by a wide range of plastics processing companies and moldmakers.

Rehau completes acquisition of MB Barter & Trading

Swiss-based MB Barter is a global distributor of commodity polymers, PET, and rubber globally, with 30 offices worldwide.
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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
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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

ArabPlast 2019

Jan. 5-8, 2019
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2019 Game Changer Award Gala

Jan. 15, 2019
Location: Toronto
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12th Annual Packaging Conference

Feb. 4-6, 2019
Location: Las Vegas
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