Canadian Packaging

Unisource Canada and Plan Automation launch strategic alliance

Alliance delivers automation solutions for manufacturing and food processing segments.


May 16, 2012
by Canadian Packaging Staff

Unisource Canada, a subsidiary of Unisource Worldwide, Inc. and a national supplier of printing and imaging, packaging and maintenance supply products, has a new strategic alliance with Plan Automation that will enable it to provide complete line automation solutions that can help increase operating efficiencies and reduce manufacturing costs.

Committed to being the choice for integrated business solutions that drive customers to improved performance, Unisource, which operates from 18 locations across Canada, offers many packaging solutions to customers, including packaging consumables and equipment, package design as well as kitting and fulfillment programs.

Plan Automation, a specialist in providing quality automation, is dedicated to the concept of best practices in all areas of packaging automation.

With specialists in the food, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods industries, Plan Automation provides a wide range of services, including facility design, line integration, custom engineering and, of course, equipment solutions from many of North America’s and Europe’s most respected manufacturers of automation equipment.
Understanding that providing quality automation equipment is only the first link in the chain, Plan Automation also provides comprehensive after-sales support.

This collaboration brings together Unisource Canada’s material consumable expertise and Plan Automation’s expertise in line automation, promising to deliver new advantages to customers in manufacturing and food processing industries looking for strategic automation solutions.

For more information on the companies, visit www.unisource.ca and www.planautomation.com.