Canada is set to ban single-use plastics by 2021.
Pack Expo Las Vegas
September 23rd 2019
Presented by the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. Co-located with Healthcare Packaging EXPO. More than 2,000 exhibitors covering a 900,000 square-foot show floor featuring packaging machinery in action.
Shortfall of 68 million kilograms in 2017; bought from new sources on the island as well as from producers in other provinces.
Pack Expo International 2018
October 14th 2018
Pack Expo International brings together end users and suppliers from every packaged goods industry. Exhibitors include 2,500+ leading suppliers of advanced packaging equipment, materials, containers, automation technologies and other supply chain solutions. New in 2018, the PACKage Printing Pavilion is…
$1.32 billion purchase of Coveris Americas makes it North America’s seventh-largest packaging company.
The company’s sixth acquisition since entering the flexible packaging industry.
$1 billion to purchase companies would allow flexible packaging revenues to surpass printing for the first time.
Will make it even easier for the contraband cigarette industry to thrive in Canada: Imperial Tobacco.
BC company invests in new printing press, label converter and label laminator.
Project will create 80 jobs and retain 291 positions; includes $624K provincial investment.
Facility has reached its physical limits, selling property for $72 million.
Sustainable bonding-agents replace petroleum-based products.
But licensed producers argue that cannabis isn’t as dangerous as tobacco.
Company provides labelling for clinical trial and pharmaceutical sector.
Machinery upgrades aim to increasing market share in the food packaging sector.