Canada
RSS

Image

Solegear raising funds as it debuts on TSX Venture stock exchange


April 1, 2015 11:08 am ET

A fledgling bioplastics company has raised capital for growth and obtained a listing on the TSX Venture stock exchange.

Image

Hall of Fame: Browitt used associations to make connections


March 22, 2015 6:00 am ET

A Society of Plastics Engineers' activist and materials distributor, Terence Browitt doesn't forget his humble background in England, where he was born in Nottingham in 1941, as World War II raged.

Image

Resin prices continue downward slide


March 20, 2015 6:00 am ET

The plastic resin market may not be known for its limbo dancers — but buyers continue to look at prices and sing out: How low will they go?

Image

Proper Group buys Cutting Edge


March 18, 2015 3:38 pm ET

Proper Group International has expanded its mold making and related services by acquiring an ownership interest in Cutting Edge Technologies Ltd.

Image

SPI reports strong machinery sales


March 16, 2015 4:26 pm ET

Shipments of plastics machinery increased for the fifth straight year in 2014 — a strong report issued a week before NPE 2015 kicks off in Orlando, Fla.

Image

Prices fall for PET, nylon and PC


March 12, 2015 3:42 pm ET

Lower feedstock costs have driven down North American prices for PET bottle resin, nylon 6 and 6/6 and polycarbonate since Jan. 1.

Image

Canada Fibers launches plastics recycling unit with industry veteran at the helm


March 12, 2015 11:43 am ET

Mark Badger has returned to his plastics industry roots by leading a recycling company's plastics operations.

Image

CCL adds two firms to Avery labels group


March 10, 2015 3:49 pm ET

Packaging conglomerate CCL Industries Inc. has entered the world of trade shows and other professional meetings by acquiring two companies that supply name badges and other registration supplies.

Image

Consultant: Keep sales and marketing departments separate


March 9, 2015 12:18 pm ET

In a fast-changing, Internet-driven world, companies have to keep improving their marketing efforts, and measuring the results, Teresa Schell, a marketing consultant, said at the Plastics News Executive Forum.

Image

Ineos to combine ABS unit with Styrolution in Americas


March 4, 2015 10:03 am ET

Global materials firm Ineos Group will combine its ABS resin business with its Styrolution unit in the Americas.

Upcoming Plastics News Events

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

More Events

Newsletters

Select from the list below to subscribe to customized Plastics News e-mail news alerts. Check the options you wish to receive.

View samples of all eNewsletters »

More Newsletters